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NEXT Presentations Take Place April 25

By Julie Hale on April 5, 2019

Washington University Libraries awarded the inaugural Newman Exploration Travel Fund (NEXT) scholarships and grants in May 2018. The awards are made possible through a generous donation from the Eric P. and Evelyn E. Newman Foundation and are open to Washington University undergraduate and gradua...

Film & Media Archive Receives Grant to Digitize “Eyes on the Prize II” Footage

By Washington University Libraries on April 2, 2019

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded a grant of $226,392 to Washington University Libraries’ Film & Media Archive to fund the Eyes on the Prize II Interview Digitization and Dissemination Project. The project will digitize 106 hours from the original 16 mm camera negati...

Newman Exploration Travel Fund Opens Applications January 14

By ksinger on January 9, 2019

Washington University Libraries will begin accepting applications for the 2019 Newman Exploration Travel Fund on January 14. The fund awards up to $10,000 per award to two student scholarships, one faculty grant, and one staff grant for members of the Danforth Campus who wish to explore this vast...

WU Libraries to Collaborate on Grant-Funded 3D Research Project

By Julie Hale on September 13, 2017

A 2017 National Leadership Grants for Libraries Program award from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) will fund “Community Standards for 3D Data Preservation (CS3DP),” a collaborative project between WU Libraries, University of Iowa Libraries, and the University of Michigan Museu...