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Tamer Institute Palestine Reading Campaign Posters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 636

Scope and Contents

The Tamer Institute Palestine Reading Campaign Posters consists of 6 illustrated color posters which promote reading among Palestinian children and families through reading campaigns.

Dates

  • 2004 - 2015

Creator

Language of Materials

Text on posters in English and Arabic.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact MSU Libraries Special Collections.

Biographical / Historical

The Tamer Institute for Community Education is a non-governmental organization which promotes children's literacy in Palestine. The Tamer Institute publishes children's books, runs a network of children's libraries, and organizes reading campaigns, such as Read to Me Baba (dad) and National Reading Campaign. The Tamer Institute was founded in 1989 and in 2009 received the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

Extent

6 Sheets (6 posters)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was acquired by Deborah Margolis, MSU Middle East Studies Librarian, in Summer 2015 in Ramallah directly from the Tamer Institute.

Processing Information

Deborah Margolis and Lydia Tang processed this collection in 2018.
Title
Finding Aid for the Tamer Institute Palestine Reading Campaign Posters
Status
Cataloged
Author
Deborah Margolis
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
MSU Libraries
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East Lansing MI 48824 USA
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