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Following the Wisconsin Idea — the principle that education should influence and improve people’s lives beyond the university classroom — iSchool students are engaged in community outreach programs in Madison, throughout the state of Wisconsin, and around the world.

Jail Library Group

The Jail Library Group provides reading materials to inmates in Dane County jails.

Tribal Libraries, Archives and Museums (TLAM) Project

TLAM informs and engages members of the UW-Madison community on the issues and challenges found in tribal libraries, archives, and museums through service-learning.

Youth Literacy, Information, & Beyond (KidsLIB)

Youth Literacy, Information, & Beyond’s purpose is to support the development of literacy skills by creating a strong and resilient connection between reading and positive growth for the children at University’s Eagle Heights housing.

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