Press Release – Preservation and Arts Organizations Partner on Performing Arts Emergency Preparedness Initiative

March 22, 2016By Meg BlumLyrasis, Press Release

Atlanta, GA – March 17, 2016 – The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation recently awarded a grant of $50,000 to LYRASIS, a leading member-based non-profit organization serving libraries, archives, and museums, to facilitate planning with eight partner organizations to design a program to build capacity and improve emergency preparedness within performing arts organizations. The six-month planning … Read More

ALA Redux, Part 1

July 2, 2015By Meg BlumALA, Lyrasis

Greetings Library, Archives and Museum Land! We’re fresh off the heels of yet another exhilarating ALA Annual and while we’re all still processing the long list of incredible insights and ideas we brought home with us, we’d love to hear your feedback about the conference. What did you learn? What did you love? What needs … Read More

In Focus: The HBCU Library Alliance

February 27, 2015By Meg BlumHBCU Library Alliance

Here at LYRASIS Now, we’d like to introduce our In Focus series, where we’ll take a little time to share the interesting projects, associations and collaborations in which our members are engaged. To kick off the series, we’d like to start close to home with the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Library Alliance. It’s … Read More