We are now accepting applications from institutions and residents for our National Digital Stewardship Residency program! If you'd like to secure a bright future for your digital objects, read all about the NDSR program at the link. And you don't need to be a METRO member to apply.
Queens Library partnered with Historypin on a super cool new project that helps residents of the nation's most diverse borough share their memories. We are very excited to have provided funding for this!
The Empire State Digital Network is one of three new service hubs working to bring metadata and content to the Digital Public Library of America. We are happy to report that New York State's new DPLA hub will be administered by METRO.
We are now accepting applications for our Innovative Internship program this Fall! Funding is available for graduate students, recent grads, and professionals in transition, regardless of their affiliation with METRO. We only ask that the internships take place at one of our member institutions (check our member directory at metro.org).
We are thrilled to support the work of four individual myMETRO members! Topics this year range from services for minorities in libraries with diverse populations to creating resources for artist archives. Welcome aboard, Caroline, Kelly, Brian, and Louis!
Registration is now open for METRO's 2nd Annual Conference, featuring keynote speaker Jessamyn West. This takes place on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 and is free to METRO members. Hope to see you there!
The Global Librarian features contributions from over 25 professionals working in wildly different libraries across the world. Read about the myriad ways librarians around the world have designed and implemented creative ways to serve the information needs of their patrons - wherever they may be.