Reach Out and Read-Carolinas is part of the nationwide Reach Out and Read organization.

Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) Project

By connecting with libraries and other community partners, Reach Out and Read Carolinas strives to provide enhanced literacy support for all children visiting clinics statewide.

We are excited about the initiatives in the Carolinas as a result of this partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). They include:

For more information about how the IMLS partnership can benefit your Reach Out and Read program, contact Reach Out and Read Carolinas at 828.290.9049.

Prescription for Success Toolkit
Reach Out and Read, libraries and museums are natural partners in promoting early literacy, and can support each other in many different ways. Collaborations between Reach Out and Read medical providers and museum and library leadership will lead to a cohesive continuum of early education services for families. View the Prescription for Success Toolkit, collaboration success stories and additional resources.

Thanks to a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), Reach Out and Read surveyed medical practices from around the country to learn how they currently work with local libraries and museums.

This toolkit presents the results of the survey and is designed to provide ideas and resources for Reach Out and Read coordinators, librarians and museums working together.