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NNLM in Your Community: Elgin, IL

Posted Mar 12, 2018 by Franda Liu
Category: National

Check out NLM in Focus 's new article on NNLM story: RML Grantee Honored by Library of Congress.

Congratulations to the Tales & Travel Memories program of the Gail Borden Public Library District in Elgin, IL for being selected as a 2017 Library of Congress Literacy Awards Program Best Practices Honoree. The Gail Borden Public Library is one of the 15 organizations honored by the Library of Congress Literacy Awards for their implementation of best practices in literacy promotion.

Funded in 2016 by GMR, the Tales & Travel Memories program takes persons living with dementia on an imaginary trip to locations across the globe using highly illustrated adult and children’s books along with other library materials. The program at http://talesandtravelmemories.com/ contains a free tool box with excursion guides, logos and resources.

Tales and travel program logo

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Data management Posted Sep 20, 2018 Category: National

Please join us in congratulating Tony Nguyen in being selected as Executive Director of the NNLM SEA since June 11, 2018! As the Executive Director, Tony will provide leadership, development, and administration of all programs of the regional services plan, from planning through evaluation phases.

SEA ED Tony Nguyen Posted Aug 30, 2018 Category: National

Please join us in welcoming Ronald Buie! Ronald joined the NNLM Evaluation Office (NEO) on August 1, 2018.

NEO new AD Buie Posted Aug 27, 2018 Category: National

The NLM Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship was established in 2016 and is supported by the DeBakey Medical Foundation.

Dr. DaBakey Posted Aug 24, 2018 Category: National

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Posted Aug 17, 2018 Category: National