Monthly Archives: March 2012

IMLS on YouTube: MFA Grant Helps Preserve Johnson City Photos

By Kevin O’Connell, IMLS Senior Public Affairs Officer Here’s another in our series of YouTube videos about the work being done with IMLS Museums for America grants. The Johnson County Museum, a half-century old history museum in suburban Kansas describes … Continue reading

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Connecting and Connected at the DML Conference

By Marsha L. Semmel (msemmel@imls.gov) IMLS Director of Strategic Partnerships I’ve just returned from the third annual Digital Media and Learning Conference hosted by the DML Research Hub at UCHRI with support from the MacArthur Foundation, Microsoft Research, Bill & … Continue reading

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Kudos to LB21 Recipient for Diversity Project

By Kevin Cherry IMLS Senior Program Officer Congratulations to Marcia Smith-Woodard of the Indiana State Library! In June 2008, IMLS awarded a Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Grant to the Indiana State Library and the Indiana University School of Library … Continue reading

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IMLS on YouTube: A Few Minutes with Ian MacKaye

By Ellen Arnold Losey Senior Graphic Designer and Webmaster, IMLS There are a lot of important museum and library “mover and shaker” names that I hear around the IMLS Office of Communications and Government Affairs – our grantees, our partners, … Continue reading

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