November 29, 2020

"Illinois Libraries, Colleges to Share $1M Grant"

From the Chicago Tribune:

Dozens of Illinois libraries and community colleges are recipients of state grants to expand broadband Internet access to education, employment and reading services.

Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White announced Monday that 41 public libraries and community colleges will share nearly $1 million.

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White says the grants will help “bridge the digital divide” in Illinois.

Additional Info/Complete List of Libraries Receiving Grants in this Announcement from Illinois Sec. of State. (2 pages; PDF)

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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