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In the latest FREE module from the Infopeople Academy  you will learn about how to research family information, vital statistics and information on specific genealogy topics. People are interested in finding out about their ancestors and their family’s history for a variety...

The National Network Library of Medicine (NN/LM) is offering the following FREE classes; MLA cfredit is offered.  Click the title for more information. Bibliometrics, Altmetrics, & the Question of Research Impact January 17, 2018  4:00pm-5:pm This session addresses the history...

Learn or review research and information literacy skills at your own pace in this FREE course, which was started by Brooklyn Public Library and is funded in part by IMLS. BPL’s Teacher Lab is for educators, including school librarians. From the site: “The course includes...

The African American Civil Rights Grant Program (Civil Rights Grants) documents, interprets, and preserves sites and stories related to the African American struggle to gain equal rights as citizens in the 20th Century. The NPS’ 2008 report, Civil Rights in America, A Framework...

Laura Kuchmay

This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

Funding Reminder! Applications for projects starting in May are due next week on Monday, April 17 at 5 PM ET. If you have questions or need assistance with your funding application, please contact us as soon as possible to set up a consultation! Through Health Equity Change Makers,...

The Pennsylvania Society for Biomedical Research (PSBR) is sponsoring a contest for all K-12 students in Pennsylvania!  The contest offers cash prizes. The deadline is April 2, 2017.  Access the flyer. ...

Do you know where to find the PEW Reports on Libraries (and other topics)?  Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world. Check out their page on other topics and sign up for newsletters,...