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Tax credits are available to eligible businesses contributing to a Scholarship Organization, an Educational Improvement Organization, and/or a Pre-Kindergarten Scholarship Organization through the Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program (EITC). Most public libraries would qualify...

POWER Library/Access PA Fall Training! We look forward to seeing you at one of the following locations: September 27 : Erie (Hilton Garden Inn,  2225 Downs Drive, Erie) September 28 : Greensburg (Westmoreland IU7, 102 Equity Drive, Greensburg) September 29 : Altoona (Appalachia...

2022 National Book Festival The National Book Festival begins September 3.  If you can’t visit in-person, several programs will be livestreamed!  Explore the site! ...

Join the ‘Team That Reads’ for Library of Congress Night at Nationals Park on Aug. 30 August 25, 2022 Book and baseball lovers are invited to join Library of Congress Night at Nationals Park on Tuesday, Aug. 30, when the Washington Nationals take on the Oakland Athletics at...

State Library of Pennsylvania Rare Collections Virtual Series – Women Binding Designers in the Golden Age of Illustration DATE: August 25, 2022    12 Noon – 1 PM REGISTER with this form to receive your link to join the Teams meeting. First emerging in the 1820s, mass-produced...

This summer, teens were invited to dulcimer workshops, where they learned about their Appalachian heritage and the mountain dulcimer.  The workshops were held by the Somerset County Library. Dave Haas was featured at the final concert that was open to everyone. Check out the grant...

Find out about the book selection chosen to represent Pennsylvania, selected by the Pennsylvania Center for the Book. ...

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The debate between residents of Eastern and Western Pennsylvania: Sheetz or WaWa? But for a travelling family from New Jersey, the choice is definitely the Donora Public Library. On a very hot summer afternoon an obviously distraught young couple with two children wandered into...

If you are about to register for the first time in SAM.gov, about to begin renewing your SAM.gov registration, or even only trying to get a Unique Entity ID (the identifier that replaced the DUNS number in April 2022) for the first time, you will need to validate your entity as...

The Story of LAMP Dean Bog provides a tour of LAMP with interviews with patrons and staff. LAMP stands for the Library of Accessible Media for Pennsylvanians. Learn more about LAMP and find out how this could be of benefit to you or your patrons!     ...