Engaging communities to foster internships for preservation and digital curation
The University of Michigan School of Information and several partners engaged in a three-year project to support course development facilitating the translation of learning between “real world practice” and the classroom, a series of digital curation/preservation administration internships, and a Digital Curation/Preservation Educators’ conference.
Start date: 9/1/2008
End date: 8/31/2012
Laura Bush 21st Century Librarians Program, Institute of Museum and Library Sciences: $631,816
The Institute of Museum and Library Sciences' Laura Bush 21st Century Librarians Program supports efforts to recruit and educate the next generation of librarians and the faculty who will prepare them for careers in library science. It supports grants for library education research and library staffing needs, curriculum development, and continuing education and training.