SLIS Receives Grant to work with Kalona Library and Historical Village Museums

The School of Library and Information Science (SLIS) is pleased to announce that they recently received an Office of Outreach and Engagement Community Impact Grant to work with the Kalona Public Library and Kalona Village Historical Museums. Projects include archival of museum documents, outreach, as well as training programs and opportunities for the Kalona Community. This work will take place over the course of the 2017-2018 academic year. Through the efforts of a Graduate Research Assistant and other student participation, SLIS students will benefit from hands-on experience while providing support for the Kalona community. For more information please contact carol-ives@uiowa.edu.