May 18, 2022

Video: Recipients of Knight News Challenge for Libraries Provide Updates at ALA Midwinter Meeting 2016

Several recipients of the Knight News Challenge for Libraries (2015) provided updates about their projects during a panel at the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Boston.

Highlights from the session can be found in the 3.5 minute video embedded below.


  • Jason Griffey – Evenly Distributed
  • Philipp Schmidt – Peer 2 Peer University
  • Alison Macrina – Library Freedom Project
  • Erin Berman – San Jose Public Library

See Also: Winners of Knight News Challenge on Libraries Announced, More than $3 Million Going to 22 Innovative Projects (January 30, 2015)

See Also:  First Knight News Challenge of 2016 to Focus On Libraries (via Knight Foundation)
The 2016 challenge will launch next month.

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