194 News Items Found
September 3rd, 2015
This September, the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) Public Management (PM) magazine’s cover story, "Strengthening the Library's Strategic Role," shines a spotlight on how libraries are using the Edge Toolkit to measure the public access technology services they provide and better serve their communities. Read More ›

August 12th, 2015
On August 2, 2015, UN Member States finalized the development plan, known as the 2030 Agenda, which places a strong emphasis on promoting and safeguarding the values held by public libraries and outlined in the Lyon Declaration, including public access to information, communication technologies, the preservation of cultural heritage and universal literacy. Read More ›

President Obama Celebrates STEM Education and Innovation at White House Science Fair
March 25th, 2015
On March 23, 2015 President Obama celebrated student winners from science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) competitions across the country at the 2015 White House Science Fair. Read More ›

March 18th, 2015
On March 17, 2015, the National Center for Families Learning Summit hosted a session and webcast to a full room and over 125 screens around the globe on library collaborations with schools in their communities. Read More ›