Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)

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IMLS is a federal agency. “The mission of IMLS is to advance, support, and empower America’s museums, libraries, and related organizations through grantmaking, research, and policy development.”

Creative Aging Focus:

IMLS supported several creative aging programs including Creative Aging in New York’s Libraries and Creative Aging in America’s Libraries. Both were multi-year, multi-library and multi-state initiatives that provided training, technical assistance and seed programming.

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Creative Aging Initiatives

  • Creative Aging in America's Libraries (IMLS)
  • Creative Aging in New York State Libraries Project (IMLS)