Tag Archives: Eva Poole

Library leaders head to the White House

Last week, the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) arranged a meeting to bring together library leaders with President Barack Obama’s Domestic Policy Council staff as part of the week long activities for National Library Legislative Day. As part of the meeting, the group discussed where library priorities meshed with the President’s agenda. Above, Carolyn Brodie, president of Association ... Read More »

Public Library Association Receives Grant for Digital Literacy Education

Today, the national push to improve the nation’s digital literacy rate took a step forward when the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)–the primary source of federal support for the nation’s museums and libraries–awarded the Public Library Association (PLA) a $291,000 grant to develop an online collection of digital literacy resources that will be accessible to libraries, patrons and ... Read More »