Library Services and Technology Act Grant
Minnesota’s Five Year Library Services and Technology Act (2013-2017) identifies two overarching goals and several sub-goals directed at ensuring that all Minnesotans have access to quality library services. One is to expand programs and services that support Minnesotan’s needs for education, lifelong learning, continuing education, workforce development, 21st century and digital literacy skills; the second is to establish a strong infrastructure and build capacity for improved coordination among and between eligible libraries to improve the quality of and access to library and information services.
December 2, 2013 – September 30, 2014
State of Minnesota Library Services Technology Act Five Year Plan; 2013-2017
Austin Public Library
Hennepin County Library
Brooklyn Center School District
Osseo School District
Friends of the St Paul Public Library
St Paul Public Library
Perpich Center for Arts Education
Southeast Libraries Cooperating
Plum Creek Library System
Southeastern Library System
History Day Winter Webinars
The Minnesota Historical Society (MHS) is offering webinars on History Day. Teachers are invited to attend an hour-long webinar about different aspects of the History Day project. The webinars are spaced over the winter season and reflect the general History Day project timeline. Topics include: • History Day Theme, Nov. 11, 3-4 p.m. • Thesis Statement, Dec. 11, 3-4 p.m. • Project Organization, Jan. 6, 3-4 p.m. • Competitions and Judging, Feb. 3, 3-4 p.m.