Videos From 2015 National Medal for Museum and Library Service Recipients Now Online
Update 3: May 19th: A Video of the 2015 Medal Ceremony at The White House is Now Available Online. We’ve also embedded the video at the bottom of this post.
Update 2: Full Text of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Remarks at Awards Ceremony
Update 1: More On The Ceremony In This News Release From IMLS
The 2015 National Medal for Museum and Library Service award ceremony took place today in Washington DC.
The recipients were first announced by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) on April 21st.
The National Medal for Museum and Library Service is the highest museum and library honor awarded in the U.S.
What follows is a video about the award itself along with videos about each of the 2015 recipients. Each of these videos feature a member of the library’s or museum’s user community.
National Medal for Museum and Library Service Videos 2015 Video
Cecil County, MD Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library
Louisiana Children’s Museum
Museum of Northern Arizona
New York Hall of Science
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
The Tech Museum
Video of 2015 National Medal for Museum and Library Service (May 18, 2015)
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.