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October 27, 2014
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Balboa Park Online Collaborative Awarded National Leadership Grant by Institute of Museum and Library Services
San Diego, Calif.—Balboa Park Online Collaborative is thrilled to announce that it was awarded a $419,030 National Leadership Grant by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for File>Save, a project that will create a collaborative model of affordable digital disaster planning and recovery for museums of all types and sizes. The project begins on November 1, 2014.
“Our grants are highly competitive. The Institute of Museum and Library Services enlists hundreds of library and museum professionals throughout the United States to review grant applications and make recommendations on projects most worthy of funding,” said IMLS Director Susan H. Hildreth. “Receiving a grant from IMLS is significant achievement, and we congratulate Balboa Park Online Collaborative for being among the 2014 IMLS museum grantees.” IMLS museum grants...Read The Rest