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Glenn R. Miller

  Turning Outward Applications Now Being Accepted Applications from public libraries to participate in the Turning Outward initiative are now being accepted via SurveyMonkey. For more information about the program and its requirements, review the applicant guidelines carefully...

Glenn R. Miller

(see below for special registration code) I’m pleased to announce a unique learning opportunity for Pennsylvania’s librarians to attend the northeast regional 2017 Futures Conference on September 25 – 26, 2017 at the Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Participants...

Glenn R. Miller

I’m very pleased to announce that the Office of Commonwealth Libraries (OCL) has engaged The Harwood Institute for Public Innovation (Bethesda, MD) to help us create a more vibrant, outward-looking culture among Pennsylvania’s public libraries. The intent of the Turning Outward...

Deputy Secretary Glenn Miller joined Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller in promoting financial literacy.  Read more in the York Dispatch.   ...

Deputy Secretary Glenn Miller visited the Coyle Free Library during the One Book, Every Young Child event.  Watch this WHAG news spot [1:42 after ad].  Bernice Crouse, Executive Director of the Franklin County Library System is also in the news spot. ...

Read reactions to the proposed elimination of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) in this PennLive article ...

    Thanks for Completing Our LSTA Survey! Thank you so much for quick responses to our survey about LSTA funds. I have to tell you that our consultants were very impressed by the number of responses.  We received a total of 557 survey responses: more than 350 public...

Have you ever considered working for the Office of Commonwealth Libraries? The work that we do here is very meaningful.  It allows you to have a real impact on libraries of all types across Pennsylvania.  Just a few of our recent projects have included: POWER Library Leadership...

Glenn R. Miller

  Greetings, library colleagues and friends. Warmest wishes on a frigid January day, and belated Happy New Year! My purpose for writing today is simple—to ask and urge you to assist the Office of Commonwealth Libraries as we seek to include libraries as a full partner in...