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Archive for December, 2017

Public libraries: apply for Revisiting the Founding Era funding

Friday, December 15th, 2017

Public libraries are invited to apply for Revisiting the Founding Era, a nationwide project that will use historical documents to spark public conversations about the Founding Era’s enduring ideas and themes and how they continue to influence our lives today. Revisiting the Founding Era is a project of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History […]

Call for Applications for IMLS Grants

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) is accepting applications for the second cycle of the FY 2018 National Leadership Grants for Libraries (NLG-L) and Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program (LB21). This is the final opportunity to apply for the FY 2018 NLG-L and LB21 grant programs. The NLG-L program invests in projects […]

WWI Centennial: Doughboy Roadshow

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

As part of Rhode Island’s efforts to mark the centennial of America’s participation in World War I (1917 – 1919), the Rhode Island World War One (RIWW1CC) will be hosting “Doughboy Roadshow,” an event similar to a combined “Antiques Roadshow” and “Genealogy Roadshow.” Saturday, March 10, 2018 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Aldrich House, 110 […]

Post Graduate Certificate in Youth Experience

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

The following opportunity from the University of Maryland may be of interest to school or youth services librarians: Graduate Certificate of Professional Studies in Youth Experience: Application Window Open and Information Sessions Applications for the second cohort of students in the Graduate Certificate of Professional Studies in Youth Experience (YX) offered by the College of […]