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The State Library launched a competitive LSTA grant process this fall.  We received 80 grant requests for a total of $1,966,074.98. A careful review process of all projects was conducted and a total of $413,416 was awarded to the following projects:


Project Title


Central Columbia Elementary School Delivering Digital Access $15,714
Easttown Library & Information Center Health Literacy Collection Development $5,000
Central Columbia Middle School Library Resources for Support Digital Conversion $5,000
Blair County Library System Robotics Clubs $14,988
Central Columbia High School Library Digital Enhancement Project $5,000
Central Columbia High School Library Clinton County Youth & Robotics $5,000
Dauphin County Library System Media & Communication Training for Library Spokespersons $34,840
Lower Providence Community Library Training in New Technology for Self Directed Learners & Library Class Instruction $20,951
Cambria County Library Famalies Talk About Books $5,901
Edgewood Elementary School Library Research & Technology in the Library and Beyond $33,084
Cheltenham Township Library System Digital Media Lab $26,550
Schlow Centre Region Library Digital Branch Power User Empowerment $50,000
Union County Library System Broadband Connectivity for Herr Memorial Library $50,000
Bucks County Free Library “My Choice” Year Round Reading Club $30,000
St Marys Public Library My Money Sense $6,200
Beaver County Library System Beaver County Library System ILS Upgrade $50,000
Upper Dublin Public Library The UDPL STREAM Lab & The Little STREAM $20,500
Marywood University Regional Archives Mapping Project $14,200
Lebanon Community Library Meeting the Technology Needs of the Library Community $13,488
Paxinosa Elementary School Supporting Instruction Through Non Fiction Texts $7,000
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