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ULC has staff openings in our new DC office:

 Communications Coordinator

 Program Director for the Edge Initiative

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168 News Items Found
September 23rd, 2014
Washington, DC, September 23, 2014 – The Urban Libraries Council (ULC), as the lead agency, has received funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to partner with the National Summer Learning Association (NSLA). Read More ›

Knight News Challenge: Libraries
September 10th, 2014
The Knight News Challenge: Libraries is open for entries until September 30, 2014 at 5 pm ET. Knight is looking for inspiring proposals that address this question: "How Might We Leverage Libraries as a Platform to Build More Knowledgeable Communities? Read More ›

July 22nd, 2014
Joan and Irwin Jacobs, philanthropists and civic leaders have received the Urban Libraries Council’s 2014 Urban Player Award in recognition of their instrumental support and advocacy that propelled construction of the new San Diego Central Library, enabling it to open in September 2013 debt-free, with no City bonds, general fund dollars or new taxes. In total, the Jacobs contributed $30 million to the $185 million project and leveraged an additional $35 million in contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations. Read More ›

July 16th, 2014
ULC is on the move. The Chicago office is packed up and on July 23 the Chicago staff extends its final good-byes to our amazing members and to each other. The movers are on their way, and the D.C. office is getting ready for your calls and visits. Read More ›