Senior Program Officer
National Endowment for the Humanities
Senior Library Program Officer
Institute of Museum and Library Services
Council on Library and Information Resources
Deputy Executive Director
National Historical Publications & Records Commission
Representatives of major federal funding agencies–National Endowment for the Humanities, Institute of Museum and Library Services, National Historical Publications & Records Commission, and Council on Library and Information Resources–will discuss the current status of programs, goals and processes most relevant to the CNI community, and will offer observations on trends and priorities in the fields they monitor. Grant programs to be discussed may be, but are not limited to, the following: Research and Development, Digital Projects for the Public, NEH-Mellon Fellowships for Digital Publication, and Digital Humanities Advancement Grants (NEH); National Leadership Grants for Libraries and Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program (IMLS); Recordings at Risk and Digitizing Hidden Special Collections and Archives (CLIR); and Access to Historical Records (NHPRC). Ample opportunity will be allowed for audience dialogue.