ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND RESEARCH

FY 2018 Federal Appropriations Process

CCLI all-Senator letter of May 17 announcing group’s formation and urging signature of Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) and Innovative Approaches to Literacy (IAL) Dear Appropriator letters for FY 2018 funding.

Library Services and Technology Act

Innovative Approaches to Literacy

Libraries’ Economic and Workforce Impact*

*Note: ROI information above illustrative of libraries’ profound value and contribution only.

Institute of Museum and Library Services
The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) is the primary source of federal support for the nation’s roughly 120,000 libraries and approximately 35,000 museums. Its mission is “to inspire libraries and museums to advance innovation, lifelong learning, and cultural and civic engagement.” IMLS’ grant making, policy development, and research help libraries and museums deliver valuable services that make it possible for communities and individuals to thrive.

IMLS Research Resources