Notice of Proposed Information Collection Requests: The Roles of Libraries and Museums as Enablers of Community Vitality and Co-Creators of Positive Community Change Program Evaluation, 27535-27536 [2017-12402]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 114 / Thursday, June 15, 2017 / Notices Byron Zuidema, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training. [FR Doc. 2017–12336 Filed 6–14–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION Office of Government Information Services [NARA–2017–047] Chief FOIA Officers’ Council Meeting Office of Government Information Services (OGIS), National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). ACTION: Notice of Chief FOIA Officers’ Council meeting. AGENCY: In accordance with the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552 (k)), OGIS and the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Information Policy (OIP), announce the third meeting of the Chief FOIA Officers’ Council. DATES: The meeting will be Thursday, July 27, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. EDT. Please register for the meeting no later than July 25, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. EDT (registration information is below). 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[FR Doc. 2017–12380 Filed 6–14–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7515–01–P THE NATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS AND THE HUMANITIES Institute of Museum and Library Services Notice of Proposed Information Collection Requests: The Roles of Libraries and Museums as Enablers of Community Vitality and Co-Creators of Positive Community Change Program Evaluation Institute of Museum and Library Services, National Foundation for the Arts and the Humanities. ACTION: Notice, request for comments, collection of information. AGENCY: The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the general public and federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. This pre-clearance consultation program helps to ensure SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 27535 that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. By this notice, IMLS is soliciting comments concerning a proposed survey to collect information to build the capacity of a grantee cohort to successfully execute projects related to the ‘‘Roles of Libraries and Museums as Enablers of Community Vitality and Co-Creators of Positive Community Change’’ grant program and document processes related to community engagement, partnerships, and associated outcomes for the benefit of the museum and library fields. A copy of the proposed information collection request can be obtained by contacting the individual listed below in the ADDRESSES section of this notice. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the addressee section below on or before July 12, 2017. IMLS is particularly interested in comments that help the agency to: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques, or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses. ADDRESSES: Send comments to: Sandra R. Webb, Senior Advisor, Grants and Initiatives, Office of the Director, Institute of Museum and Library Services, 955 L’Enfant Plaza North SW., Suite 4000, Washington, DC 20024– 2135. Dr. Webb can be reached by Telephone: 202–653–4718, Fax: 202– 653–4608, or by email at swebb@ imls.gov, or by teletype (TTY/TDD) for persons with hearing difficulty at 202– 653–4614. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sandra R. Webb, Senior Advisor, Grants and Initiatives, Office of the Director, Institute of Museum and Library Services, 955 L’Enfant Plaza North SW., E:\FR\FM\15JNN1.SGM 15JNN1 27536 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 114 / Thursday, June 15, 2017 / Notices Suite 4000, Washington, DC 20024– 2135. Dr. Webb can be reached by Telephone: 202–653–4718, Fax: 202– 653–4608, or by email at swebb@ imls.gov, or by teletype (TTY/TDD) for persons with hearing difficulty at 202/ 653–4614. Office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., E.T., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background The Institute of Museum and Library Services is the primary source of federal support for the Nation’s 123,000 libraries and 35,000 museums. The Institute’s mission is to inspire libraries and museums to advance innovation, learning and civic engagement. The Institute works at the national level and in coordination with state and local organizations to sustain heritage, culture, and knowledge; enhance learning and innovation; and support professional development. IMLS is responsible for identifying national needs for and trends in museum, library, and information services; measuring and reporting on the impact and effectiveness of museum, library and information services throughout the United States, including programs conducted with funds made available by IMLS; identifying, and disseminating information on, the best practices of such programs; and developing plans to improve museum, library and information services of the United States and strengthen national, State, local, regional, and international communications and cooperative networks (20 U.S.C. Chapter 72, 20 U.S.C. 9108). pmangrum on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES II. Current Actions The purpose of this collection is to build the capacity of the ‘‘The Roles of Libraries and Museums as Enablers of Community Vitality and Co-Creators of Positive Community Change Program’’ grantee cohort to successfully execute their projects while at the same time documenting community engagement and partnership processes, and identifying the outcomes of the projects’ interventions. The Roles of Libraries and Museums as Enablers of Community Vitality and Co-Creators of Positive Community Change Program Evaluation is designed to identify the factors, resources, partnerships, and practices that together increase the capacity of libraries, archives, and museums to successfully serve the needs of their local communities. An evaluation of the 9–20 museum and library projects can produce frameworks and methodologies that the library and VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:10 Jun 14, 2017 Jkt 241001 museum fields can use to more deeply collaborate with their communities. The evaluation is intended to support the work of Community Catalyst grantee project teams and those in the museum and library fields who are interested in local community-based interventions and partnerships. Methods will include qualitative and quantitative data collection via a developmental evaluation approach. Data will be collected through activities such as online and/or paper and pencil surveys, phone interviews, in-person interviews, focus groups, video or photographs, and documentation of artifacts used by grantees in their work. Agency: Institute of Museum and Library Services. Title: The Roles of Libraries and Museums as Enablers of Community Vitality and Co-Creators of Positive Community Change Program Evaluation. OMB Number: To Be Determined. Frequency: One-time collection anticipated. Affected Public: Libraries, agencies, institutions of higher education, museums, and other entities that advance the museum and library fields and that meet the eligibility criteria. Number of Respondents: To be determined. Estimated Average Burden per Response: To be determined. Estimated Total Annual Burden: To be determined. Total Annualized capital/startup costs: N/A. Total Annual costs: To be determined. Public Comments Invited: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB’s clearance of this information collection. Dated: June 12, 2017. Kim Miller, Grants Management Specialist, Office of Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2017–12402 Filed 6–14–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7036–01–P The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) invites public comment on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for an existing collection of information. The information collection is entitled, ‘‘Licensing Requirements for the Independent Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel, High-Level Radioactive Waste and Reactor-Related Greater than Class C Waste.’’ DATES: Submit comments by August 14, 2017. Comments received after this date will be considered if it is practical to do so, but the Commission is able to ensure consideration only for comments received on or before this date. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by any of the following methods: • Federal Rulemaking Web site: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and search for Docket ID NRC–2016–0269. Address questions about NRC dockets to Carol Gallagher; telephone: 301–415–3463; email: Carol.Gallagher@nrc.gov. For technical questions, contact the individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of this document. • Mail comments to: David Cullison, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Mail Stop: T–2 F43, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555–0001. For additional direction on obtaining information and submitting comments, see ‘‘Obtaining Information and Submitting Comments’’ in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this document. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Cullison, Office of the Chief Information Officer, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555–0001; telephone: 301–415– 2084; email: INFOCOLLECTS.Resource@ NRC.GOV. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: I. Obtaining Information and Submitting Comments A. Obtaining Information NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION [NRC–2016–0269] Information Collection: Licensing Requirements for the Independent Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel, HighLevel Radioactive Waste and ReactorRelated Greater Than Class C Waste Nuclear Regulatory Commission. ACTION: Renewal of existing information collection; request for comment. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00075 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Please refer to Docket ID NRC–2016– 0269 when contacting the NRC about the availability of information for this action. You may obtain publiclyavailable information related to this action by any of the following methods: • Federal Rulemaking Web site: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and search for Docket ID NRC–2016–0269. • NRC’s Agencywide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS): You may obtain publiclyavailable documents online in the ADAMS Public Documents collection at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/ E:\FR\FM\15JNN1.SGM 15JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 114 (Thursday, June 15, 2017)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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THE NATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS AND THE HUMANITIES

Institute of Museum and Library Services


Notice of Proposed Information Collection Requests: The Roles of 
Libraries and Museums as Enablers of Community Vitality and Co-Creators 
of Positive Community Change Program Evaluation

AGENCY: Institute of Museum and Library Services, National Foundation 
for the Arts and the Humanities.

ACTION: Notice, request for comments, collection of information.

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SUMMARY: The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), as part 
of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, 
conducts a pre-clearance consultation program to provide the general 
public and federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed 
and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the 
Paperwork Reduction Act. This pre-clearance consultation program helps 
to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, 
reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, 
collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of 
collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. By 
this notice, IMLS is soliciting comments concerning a proposed survey 
to collect information to build the capacity of a grantee cohort to 
successfully execute projects related to the ``Roles of Libraries and 
Museums as Enablers of Community Vitality and Co-Creators of Positive 
Community Change'' grant program and document processes related to 
community engagement, partnerships, and associated outcomes for the 
benefit of the museum and library fields.
    A copy of the proposed information collection request can be 
obtained by contacting the individual listed below in the ADDRESSES 
section of this notice.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the 
addressee section below on or before July 12, 2017.
    IMLS is particularly interested in comments that help the agency 
to:
     Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
     Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information including the validity 
of the methodology and assumptions used;
     Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
     Minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate 
automated electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection 
techniques, or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting 
electronic submissions of responses.

ADDRESSES: Send comments to: Sandra R. Webb, Senior Advisor, Grants and 
Initiatives, Office of the Director, Institute of Museum and Library 
Services, 955 L'Enfant Plaza North SW., Suite 4000, Washington, DC 
20024-2135. Dr. Webb can be reached by Telephone: 202-653-4718, Fax: 
202-653-4608, or by email at swebb@imls.gov, or by teletype (TTY/TDD) 
for persons with hearing difficulty at 202-653-4614.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sandra R. Webb, Senior Advisor, Grants 
and Initiatives, Office of the Director, Institute of Museum and 
Library Services, 955 L'Enfant Plaza North SW.,

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Suite 4000, Washington, DC 20024-2135. Dr. Webb can be reached by 
Telephone: 202-653-4718, Fax: 202-653-4608, or by email at 
swebb@imls.gov, or by teletype (TTY/TDD) for persons with hearing 
difficulty at 202/653-4614. Office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., 
E.T., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. Background

    The Institute of Museum and Library Services is the primary source 
of federal support for the Nation's 123,000 libraries and 35,000 
museums. The Institute's mission is to inspire libraries and museums to 
advance innovation, learning and civic engagement. The Institute works 
at the national level and in coordination with state and local 
organizations to sustain heritage, culture, and knowledge; enhance 
learning and innovation; and support professional development. IMLS is 
responsible for identifying national needs for and trends in museum, 
library, and information services; measuring and reporting on the 
impact and effectiveness of museum, library and information services 
throughout the United States, including programs conducted with funds 
made available by IMLS; identifying, and disseminating information on, 
the best practices of such programs; and developing plans to improve 
museum, library and information services of the United States and 
strengthen national, State, local, regional, and international 
communications and cooperative networks (20 U.S.C. Chapter 72, 20 
U.S.C. 9108).

II. Current Actions

    The purpose of this collection is to build the capacity of the 
``The Roles of Libraries and Museums as Enablers of Community Vitality 
and Co-Creators of Positive Community Change Program'' grantee cohort 
to successfully execute their projects while at the same time 
documenting community engagement and partnership processes, and 
identifying the outcomes of the projects' interventions. The Roles of 
Libraries and Museums as Enablers of Community Vitality and Co-Creators 
of Positive Community Change Program Evaluation is designed to identify 
the factors, resources, partnerships, and practices that together 
increase the capacity of libraries, archives, and museums to 
successfully serve the needs of their local communities. An evaluation 
of the 9-20 museum and library projects can produce frameworks and 
methodologies that the library and museum fields can use to more deeply 
collaborate with their communities.
    The evaluation is intended to support the work of Community 
Catalyst grantee project teams and those in the museum and library 
fields who are interested in local community-based interventions and 
partnerships. Methods will include qualitative and quantitative data 
collection via a developmental evaluation approach. Data will be 
collected through activities such as online and/or paper and pencil 
surveys, phone interviews, in-person interviews, focus groups, video or 
photographs, and documentation of artifacts used by grantees in their 
work.
    Agency: Institute of Museum and Library Services.
    Title: The Roles of Libraries and Museums as Enablers of Community 
Vitality and Co-Creators of Positive Community Change Program 
Evaluation.
    OMB Number: To Be Determined.
    Frequency: One-time collection anticipated.
    Affected Public: Libraries, agencies, institutions of higher 
education, museums, and other entities that advance the museum and 
library fields and that meet the eligibility criteria.
    Number of Respondents: To be determined.
    Estimated Average Burden per Response: To be determined.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden: To be determined.
    Total Annualized capital/startup costs: N/A.
    Total Annual costs: To be determined.
    Public Comments Invited: Comments submitted in response to this 
notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB's 
clearance of this information collection.

    Dated: June 12, 2017.
Kim Miller,
Grants Management Specialist, Office of Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 2017-12402 Filed 6-14-17; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 7036-01-P