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2014 National Medal for Museum and Library Service brochure

The National Medal is an annual award made to museums and libraries that have demonstrated a long-term commitment to public service through innovative programs and community partnerships. Download Document

2015 Congressional Budget Justification
Cover of FY15 CJ

The Institute of Museum and Library Service's Fiscal Year 2015 Appropriations Request to the United States Congress Download Document

Office of Museum Services Update: Building Capacity and Leadership
2014 OMS Report 1

In 2013, the impact of IMLS grants was felt across the nation, in rural and urban communities, in museums both small and large. All types of museums, from art, history, and children’s museums to botanic gardens, aquaria, science and technology centers, tribal museums and zoos received support. Download Document