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Congratulations to the 2017 Catalyst Fund Award Recipients

The following is a list of Catalyst Fund award recipients, the amount awarded and the project name. Five Project proposals (to be implemented by the applying institution) and one Idea […]

Press Release: LYRASIS and Michigan Publishing Announce Partnership

May 10, 2017, Ann Arbor, MI and Atlanta, GA – Michigan Publishing, the publishing division of the University of Michigan Library, and LYRASIS, a member-based nonprofit organization serving libraries, archives, […]

Press Release: LYRASIS Receives $100,000 IMLS Grant for Open Source Sustainability Forum

May 4, 2017, Atlanta, GA – The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) recently awarded LYRASIS a $100,000 National Leadership Grant for Libraries award for the project “It Takes a […]

HATE IN AMERICA: Newspapers from the Rise and Fall of the Ku Klux Klan in the 1920s

From its birth immediately following the Civil War to its re-awakening inspired by the film Birth of a Nation in 1915 through today’s fractured organizations using the Klan’s name, the […]

The Show Must Go On

“The Show Must Go On” – Performing Arts Emergency Preparedness Initiative Receives Implementation Funding March 15, 2017, Atlanta, GA – The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation recently awarded a $2,500,000 grant to […]

NEH Awards $173,833 Grant to VMFA to Digitize Louis Draper Archive

The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts a $173,833 grant to digitize, preserve and share its archive of photographs, negatives and other materials […]