Author Archives: mheintz

Bringing Together Public Libraries and STEM

By Sandra Toro Senior Library Program Officer, IMLS As an IMLS program officer, I know that STEM learning is happening in public libraries all across the country. I am excited to be joining fellow program officer, Timothy Owens, at the … Continue reading

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Digital Archival Research and Education

By Trevor Owens, Senior Program Officer Emily Reynolds, Program Specialist Office of Library Services, IMLS Recently, the two of us were thrilled to attend and participate in the Archival Education and Research Institute (AERI), hosted by the University of Maryland, … Continue reading

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Convening Communities for Good: On the Frontier of 3D Printing for Accessible Education

Ed. Note: This blog was originally posted by the Benetech’s Blog. To view the original post, click here. By Lisa Wadors Verne, Program Manager, Education Research and Partnerships for Benetech Labs and Global Literacy The rise of 3D printing technology and its increasing … Continue reading

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