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Supporting Museums – Serving Communities: An Evaluation of the Museums for America Program (Executive Summary)
MFAEval ExecSummary


Museums for America (MFA) is the largest IMLS grant program for museums. In 2009 and 2010, RMC Research Corporation carried out an independent evaluation of the program and found that it has had an immediate and sustained impact on museum users. Download Document

 
Research Brief No. 4: Who is in the Queue: Public Access Computer Users
over of Research Brief


This brief provides a demographic analysis of public access computer users and uses and demonstrates that public libraries are providing much more than basic technology access. Download Document

 
Opportunity for All: How Library Policies and Practices Impact Public Internet Access
Cover of Opportunity for All publication


This report offers an analysis of the service in four public library systems and makes recommendations for strategies that help to sustain and improve public access service. Download Document