Join IMLS and representatives from America’s libraries, museums, and affiliated organizations for a dynamic conversation via livestream and Twitter about IMLS funding for shared digital services, systems, and infrastructure.
As IMLS concludes its third year of National Digital Platform through the National Leadership Grants for Libraries Program and the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program, the agency will take a look back at what has been accomplished and explore future directions for increasing the digital capacity of libraries and museums.
Wednesday, October 11
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET
Please join IMLS and other participating organizations for an #NDPthree Twitter chat to launch the new NDP at Three report and to discuss shared challenges and opportunities for libraries and museums in providing digital content and services. Wednesday, October 11 from 2-3 p.m. ET. Bring your questions!
Tuesday, October 17
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
On Tuesday, October 17, participants are also encouraged to join the discussion on Twitter with #NDPthree.
9:00 AM – 9:20 AM: Welcome and overview
9:20 AM – 10:10 AM: “Building Equitable Digital Communities” panel
10:30 AM – 11:20 AM: “Expanding Digital Cultural Heritage Capacities” panel
11:40 AM – 12:30 PM: “Opening Scholarly Communications” panel
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM: “Museums and the National Digital Platform” panel
2:50 PM – 3:50 PM: “Going Forward” panel
3:50 PM – 4:00 PM: Closing remarks
A detailed agenda (PDF, 7KB) is also available.
Schedule subject to change.