Tuesday, January 10, 2017

LSTA Grants Demonstrate Projects with Images


The Grants to States program is part of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) and awarded to states from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).  In 2015,  a portion of the annual award to the state funded projects in Accessibility, Early Literacy, Digital Creation, Public Library System Technology, and Digitization of Library Materials.  Below are images from a selection of projects.   Abstracts of these and other projects.


Early Learning Materials at New Richmond Public Library
New Richmond demonstrates Early Learning Materials
Indianhead Library System's Media Mentor Project for Early Learners
Indianhead Library System's Media Mentor Project for Early Learners  



Aram Public Library in Delavan Digitizes the WI Reporter on behalf of the School for the Deaf
This image is from the WI School for the Deaf’s collection of the Wisconsin Times Newspaper

St. Croix Public Library provides STEM learning opportunities for 8-15 year olds
St. Croix Public Library:
STEM learning for 8-15 year olds





Poster demonstrating Mukwonago Community Library was part of a Bridges Library System  Technology Project to obtain Charging Stations  for member libraries
Mukwonago Community Library was part of a
Bridges Library System
 Technology Project to obtain Charging Stations
 for member libraries
 

Written by Terrie Howe
Public Library Development Team