Author Archives: mheintz

Digital News and Digital Libraries: Partnerships for Enduring Access

By Trevor Owens Senior Library Program Officer, IMLS I was thrilled to be able to participate in Dodging the Memory Hole II: An Action Assembly hosted at the Charlotte Mecklenburg Main Branch Public Library in Charlotte, North Carolina. The event … Continue reading

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The Impact of Summer Reading

By Michele Farrell Senior Library Program Officer, IMLS Every year, public libraries around the country offer summer reading programs. We know from anecdotal information that participants love them, but what is the real impact of these programs? The Library of … Continue reading

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Digital Infrastructure Supporting Long Term Access at the CNI 2015 Spring Meeting

By Trevor Owens Senior Library Program Officer, IMLS I was thrilled to be able to participate in this year’s spring meeting of the Coalition of Networked Information in Seattle. The event brought together a range of leaders working on digital … Continue reading

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