Monthly Archives: January 2014

Staying Active at The National Museum of Play

Ed. Note: This blog was originally posted on To view the original post, click here. By Melissa Heintz Public Affairs Specialist, Institute of Museum and Library Services Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean you have to hibernate! The National Museum of … Continue reading

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Share What You Know About Adult Literacy: Libraries Invited to Provide Input

A Joint OVAE-IMLS UpNext Blog Post By Heidi Silver-Pacuilla Team Leader, Applied Innovation and Improvement Division of Adult Education and Literacy Office of Vocational and Adult Education U.S. Department of Education Results from the latest international study of adult skills, Programme … Continue reading

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WiseCamp at WebWise 2014

This blog was originally published on the WebWise 2014 blog.  By Lisa Rhody This year, WebWise will be drawing from and improving upon the highly popular “unconference” format of previous years by spreading WiseCamp  sessions throughout the first 2 days of WebWise … Continue reading

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WebWise to Feature Makerspaces in Libraries and Museums

This blog was originally published on the WebWise 2014 blog. By Tim Carrigan Senior Library Program Officer At WebWise this year, we’re excited to highlight many exciting projects that draw attention to museums’ and libraries’ participation in the maker movement throughout the … Continue reading

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