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National Endowment for the Arts Awards More than $74 Million to U.S. Nonprofits

Categories: Arts/Humanities,Govt Finance

http://arts.gov/news/2014/national-endowment-arts-award-more-74-million-us-nonprofits

Press release which details the awards made in 971 grants to nonprofit organizations nationwide for the second half of FY2014.  From the National Endowment for the Arts

 

Research: Art Works Grants Final Papers

Categories: Arts/Humanities

http://arts.gov/artistic-fields/research-analysis/research-art-works-grants-final-papers

A list of publications, working papers, and presentations resulting from recent research awards made by the National Endowment for the Arts.   From the NEA

 

National Gallery of Art to Launch NGA Online Editions, an Interactive Way to Explore its Collections

Categories: Arts/Humanities

http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/press/2014/nga-online-editions.html

Announces intention of making available online, beginning in late April 2014, exhibit catalogs that will document more than 5,000 paintings, sculptures, and decorative arts from the museum’s collections.  From the National Gallery of Art

 

Music Licensing Study: Notice and Request for Public Comment

Categories: Arts/Humanities,Copyright/Patents,Laws/Regulations

https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2014/03/17/2014-05711/music-licensing-study-notice-and-request-for-public-comment

Announces the initiation of a study to evaluate the effectiveness of existing methods of licensing music and calls for public comment.  From the U.S. Copyright Office

 

National Endowment for the Arts 2014 Guide

Categories: Arts/Humanities

http://arts.gov/sites/default/files/NEA_guide_2014.pdf

Descriptions of programs and fellowships with deadlines and other requirements.  From the National Endowment for the Arts

 

The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

Categories: Arts/Humanities,History,Libraries

http://www.loc.gov/collections/songs-of-america/about-this-collection

Explore American musical history as documented in more than 80,000 online items including digitized recordings, essays, videos, sheet music, and more.  From the Library of Congress

 

NEA Jazz Masters 2014

Categories: Arts/Humanities

http://arts.gov/sites/default/files/2014-NEA-Jazzz-Masters.pdf

Identifies the 2014 masters and provides the program from the awards ceremony.  From the Naitonal Endowment for the Arts

 

Doctorate Recipients from U.S. Universities: 2012

Categories: Arts/Humanities,Education-Higher,Science/Technology,Statistics

http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/sed/digest/2012/nsf14305.pdf

Offers analysis and statistics about who earns a doctorate, what fields they study, how they pay for graduate education, and how they do after graduation.  From the National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics of the National Science Foundation

 

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