The Image Permanence Institute at Rochester Institute of Technology has received a National Leadership Grant award of $240,922 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to help in the creation of disaster prevention response and recovery plans for modern inkjet prints in museum collections.
The competitive grant, made possible through the Institute of Museum and Library Services, is part of its National Leadership Grants program. The IMLS is the primary source of federal support for the nation's 123,000 libraries and 17,500 museums.
IMLS museum grantees will be recognized in a ceremony on Capitol Hill on Sept. 18. For more information, visit rit.edu.