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This report provides an overview of IMLS’s strategic goals, a description of our model of
evidence-based program design, a description of how each of our grant programs contributed to
our approach, and an in-depth description of five strategic priorities for fiscal year 2013.
Rural and small public libraries in the United States are community anchors, providing critical services and resources to meet a variety of local needs. This brief provides the agency’s first targeted analysis of trends for rural and small library services.
Growing Young Minds, from the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading and the Institute of Museum and Library Services calls upon policymakers, practitioners, and parents to make full use of libraries and museums, and the skills and talents of those who work in them, to close knowledge and opportunity gaps and give all children a string start in learning.