Report: Assessment of the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program

By sbrennan | January 23, 2014

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) today released the results of an independent study of its Laura Bush 21st (LB21) Century Librarian Program. IMLS launched the LB21 grant program in 2003 to support projects that recruit and educate a new generation of librarians, faculty, and library leaders, and to support research about the library services field. Since the program’s inception, IMLS has awarded 369 LB21 grants totaling $198,999,539 for library and information science (LIS) education, professional development of library staff, research, and institutional capacity building.

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