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Girl and Child Reading
March 01 2013 Eastern
Recipient Casa Grande Public Library, Arizona Grant IMLS Grants to States Administered by the Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records Contact Amber Kent Library Director E-mail Website: Visit library website We’re grateful for the opportunity to put technology in the hands of children...Read more
An intern peers between shelves in the library stacks
February 01 2013 Eastern
Recipient Fairfax County Public Library Grant Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program Contact Erin Chernisky 703-324-8332 E-mail Website: Visit project website What community institution can help young immigrants develop employment skills and give them the confidence to interact directly with the...Read more
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January 16 2013 Eastern
Recipient Tate Geological Museum Grant Museums for America Pictured "Dee," the Columbian Mammoth, towers over the Ice Age exhibit at the Tate Geological Museum at Casper College in Casper, Wyoming. Contact Deanna Schaff Museum Director dschaff@caspercollege.edu 307-268-2077 Website: www...Read more
Marion McGee, the assistant director, and Althemese Barnes, the founder of the John G. Riley House and Museum.
December 19 2012 Eastern
Recipient: John G. Riley House and Museum– Tallahassee, FL Grant: 2010 Museum Grant for African American History and Culture Pictured: Marion McGee, the assistant director, and Althemese Barnes, the founder of the John G. Riley House and Museum. Contacts: Marion McGee, Assistant Director mmcgee@...Read more
the National Medal
November 13 2012 Eastern
Links: Read the 2012 National Medal Winners brochure (PDF, 1.0 MB) Learn more about IMLS and StoryCorps Web site: Nominate a museum or library for a National Medal at www.imls.gov/medals Pictured: National Medal Award The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) has selected five libraries...Read more
Students from the Borough of Manhattan Community College CLIP program at the Rubin Museum of Art in Manhattan
October 01 2012 Eastern
Recipient: Research Foundation CUNY - Queensborough Community College Grant: 2011 National Leadership Grant Pictured: Students from the Borough of Manhattan Community College CLIP program at the Rubin Museum of Art in Manhattan Contacts: Patricia Lannes plannes@qcc.cuny.edu Kitty Bateman kbateman@...Read more
two adults and three early learned plasy together
September 01 2012 Eastern
Recipient California State Library Grant 2009 Grant to State Library Administrative Agencies Pictured The Family Place model in action at the Berkeley Public Library. Contact Stacey A. Aldrich State Librarian California State Library 916-654-0188 (phone) saldrich@library.ca.gov Website www...Read more
ProfilePromoAug2012 home
August 01 2012 Eastern
Recipient Michigan State University – East Lansing, MI Grant 2009 National Leadership Grants for Libraries – Library-Museum Collaboration Contact Dean Rehberger Director, MATRIX Michigan State University (517) 355-9300 rehberger@mail.matrix.msu.edu Website: http://ohda.matrix.msu.edu Watch now:...Read more
Some/One, 2001, © Do Ho Suh, Korean, works in America, born 1962, Stainless steel military dog-tags, nickel plated copper sheets
July 01 2012 Eastern
Recipient Seattle Art Museum Seattle, WA Grant 2009 Museums for America - Engaging Communities Photo Credit Catherine Anstett (caption below) Contact Sandra Jackson-Dumont, Kayla Skinner Deputy Director for Education & Public Programs & Adjunct Curator 206-332-1336 sandraj@seattleartmuseum...Read more
An ALFA fellow learns about digital Braille readers for people with visual disabilities.
June 01 2012 Eastern
Recipient University of Alabama Grant 2010 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian program Pictured An ALFA fellow learns about digital Braille readers for people with visual disabilities. Contact Laurie J. Bonnici, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, University of Alabama School of Library and Information...Read more

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