The September/October issue  of the Center for Rural Pennsylvania has research by Dr. Sara A. Grove and Dr. C. Nielsen Brasher, of Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, examining Pennsylvania’s public library services.

The Role of Rural Public Libraries in Providing Access to Online Government Services,  focuses on “barriers and opportunities to providing assistance with government services and identifying innovative practices used by rural libraries that emphasize access to government services.”  The project was sponsored by a grant from the Center for Rural Pennsylvania, a legislative agency of the Pennsylvania General Assembly. Read about the study in the newsletter.