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IMLS Survey: Lend Your Voice to Our Youngest Learners!

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) is seeking your stories of successful community partnerships for a 2013 policy report on the role of early learning in public libraries.  Your stories are paramount to this report's success, no matter the size of your library or the scale of your partnerships.

ALSC's Early Childhood Programs & Services Committee invites you to lend your voice to our nation's youngest learners at this critical time for early childhood programs and services.  Please follow this survey link to share your stories with IMLS by Monday, 11/19/12:


Please help us market this important survey by sharing the link with other youth services colleagues in your library, community, and/or state.

On behalf of our nation's little ones and their families, we thank you for your advocacy!

Early Childhood Programs & Services Committee
Association for Library Service to Children
Jenna Nemec, Chairperson 

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At the request of several survey respondents, the ECPS Committee is providing the attached document containing the questions asked in the IMLS survey recently posted to ALA Connect and various national listservs.

Once you have reviewed the questions, please complete the survey online through the following link:


Please do not use this document to submit your survey responses.

Should you have questions about completing this survey, please contact Jenna Nemec, ECPS Committee Chairperson, at alsc.jenna@hotmail.com.

Thank you!

Early Childhood Programs & Services Committee
Association for Library Service to Children 

Jenna Nemec-Loise
Division Councilor
Association for Library Service to Children