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2018 IMLS National Medals ceremony showcases how libraries transform

One of the best things about working in ALA’s Washington Office is the opportunity to attend celebratory events like the presentation of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) National Medals, the nation’s highest honor for libraries and museums in service to their communities. Over the award’s 24 years,…

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Make a nomination for the 2018 National Medal for Museum and Library Service

The Institute of Museum and Library Services is now accepting nominations for the 2018 National Medal for Museum and Library Service awards. Anyone — an employee, a board member, a member of the public, or an elected official — can nominate an institution. To be considered, the institution must complete…

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2016 winners of the National Medal for Museum and Library Service announced

On April 19, 2016, the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) announced the 10 recipients of the 2016 National Medal for Museum and Library Service, the nation’s highest honor given to museums and libraries for service to the community. Now in its 22nd year, the National Medal celebrates libraries and museums…

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National Medal Nominations Open

Library supporters who believe their libraries are providing communities with exceptional service now have the opportunity to get national attention for their libraries. Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) announced this week that the agency is accepting nominations for the 2013 National Medal for Museum and Library Service, the…

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The Institute of Museums and Library Services Invites Nominations for the The National Medal for Museum and Library Service

The National Medal for Museum and Library Service (formerly the National Award) is a National Initiative of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), which honors outstanding institutions that make significant and exceptional contributions to their communities. Selected institutions demonstrate extraordinary and innovative approaches to public service, exceeding the…

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