Mix IT Up! is a multi-year initiative in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). Mix IT Up! aims to build stronger communities by combining library and information science (LIS) and youth advocacy. Through this site, you will be able to access information about Mix IT Up!, biographies of current scholars, profiles of partnering community organizations, resources related to youth advocacy, and updates on future presentations related to Mix IT Up! You will also be able to read blog posts by Mix IT Up! scholars related to issues of youth advocacy and LIS.
MITU scholars, staff and faculty. 12.10.2013
- Creating Praxis – integrating theory and practice
- Expanding Library Science – increasing diversity among future librarians
- Formalizing Advocacy – expanding coursework
- Reciprocating Development – partnering with community organizations