Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Muslim Journeys Collection Awarded to Kimbel Library

Kimbel Library is one of 843 libraries and state humanities councils across the country selected to receive the Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA). 

The program aims to familiarize public audiences in the United States with the people, places, history, faith and cultures of Muslims in the United States and around the world. 

The library will receive 25 books and 3 films centered around five themes:

In addition, the Library will get access to Oxford Islamic Studies Online for one year.

Watch for programming announcements in the year ahead that will feature the books and films. Kimbel Library is pleased to be able to make this collection available to the CCU community!

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