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Chalk on Blackboard
April 17, 2020
From COVID-19 studies to research in your own backyard, libraries are advancing science.Read more
April 3, 2020
Many zoos are helping to fill the need for children’s activities with “home safaris,” virtual tours, and webcams. Try this digital road trip!Read more
South Carolina Aquarium
April 1, 2020
How museums are adapting and supporting their communities during the pandemic.Read more
Thomas Allen Coburn
March 31, 2020
IMLS Director Crosby Kemper remembers the life of Senator Coburn.Read more
Abstract Library Interior
March 13, 2020
Libraries respond to the unique needs of their communities each and every day. Here’s how they’re supporting patrons during COVID-19-related closures and cancellations.Read more
IMLS Blog Transforming Communities and Ourselves: A Year in Review
January 22, 2020
IMLS Director Dr. Kathryn K. Matthew reflects on 2019.Read more
January 10, 2020
Throughout 2019, we visited libraries all across the U.S. Here’s what we learned.Read more
The Veteran Internship Program at the Chicago Botanic Garden
November 8, 2019
Museums and other cultural institutions can be well suited to help veterans transition out of the military.Read more
An interior view of SMM, with a large dinosaur fossil on display.
October 22, 2019
The timing was right for Science Museum of Minnesota (SMM) to participate in the Collections Stewardship Museum Assessment Program (MAP) program in 2018.Read more
Traditional American quilt evoking a starry night sky, ca. 1845. Photo courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art
August 16, 2019
IMLS Director Dr. Kathryn K. Matthew talks museums, libraries, grantmaking, and new ideas.Read more