- May 5, 2021
IMLS Director Crosby Kemper shares his thoughts on how the humanities—and his favorite sports team—are more connected than you might think. Do you have a favorite baseball poem?
- April 30, 2021
In honor of National Poetry Month and the ones we love, IMLS Director Crosby Kemper gives flight to thoughts, memories, and a few poems that can comfort us in times of loss.
- April 29, 2021
IMLS talked to the Delaware State Librarian about how they have been developing and strengthening partnerships throughout the pandemic.
- April 27, 2021
In honor of the 25th anniversary of National Poetry Month, here's a collection of libraries and museums across the U.S. using IMLS grants to raise awareness and appreciation of poetry in their communities.
- April 22, 2021
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields are a substantial part of the current economy and represent some of the fastest growing industries, yet women make up just over a quarter of the STEM workforce. Museums and libraries are helping change that.
IMLS CARES Act State Library Spotlight: Supporting Public, School, and Academic Libraries in VermontApril 21, 2021
IMLS talked to the Vermont State Librarian to learn more about how libraries and communities are faring across the Green Mountain State.
- March 22, 2021
"Women’s history is American history," said the New-York Historical Society's Mia Nagawiecki. An IMLS Museums for America project is teaching young people about diversity and importance of influential women from 1492 to today.
IMLS CARES Act State Library Spotlight: Unemployment, School Summer Meals, and Native Language and Cultural Resources in the Northern Mariana IslandsMarch 16, 2021
The Library Director at Joeten-Kiyu Public Library in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands talks about how libraries supported the community during the pandemic.
- February 12, 2021
In observance of Black History Month, here are a collection of libraries and museums across the U.S. that are finding new virtual ways to educate, raise awareness, and promote Black history, culture, knowledge, and civil rights year-round.
- February 10, 2021
Jennifer Nelson, Director of State Library Services, Minnesota IMLS staff interviewed chief officers of State Library Administrative Agencies (SLAAs) to discuss their response to the coronavirus, including the use of