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June 22, 2017 — In addition to this week's NewsBreaks article and the monthly NewsLink Spotlight, Information Today, Inc. (ITI) offers Weekly News Digests that feature recent product news and company announcements. Watch for additional coverage to appear in the next print issue of Information Today. For other up-to-the-minute news, check out ITIís Twitter account: @ITINewsBreaks.

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Public Libraries Prioritize STEM Education

The American Library Association (ALA) announced that 75 U.S. public libraries were selected to participate in the STEM education initiative NASA@ My Library. They will receive resources, training, and support to help them bring STEM learning opportunities to their patrons, which includes underserved areas. Those selected receive two NASA STEM Facilitation Kits for hands-on programming under the themes Sun-Earth-Moon Connections and Expanding Your Senses; a tablet preloaded with apps, games, and visualizations; a $500 programming grant; and more.

For more information, read the press release.

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