ERIC Number: ED434654
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
New York State Library Services and Technology Act, Five-Year Plan, October 1, 1997-September 30, 2002.
New York State Library, Albany.
This plan is intended to: summarize for the Board of Regents, the State Education Department, New York State libraries, agencies and organizations with an interest in library services, and interested citizens of the State, the goals, priorities, activities, and evaluation methodology of the programs undertaken for the improvement of library services under the Federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA); serve as a guide to library systems, libraries and consortia that wish to participate in the LSTA program; and meet the requirements of the Federal Library Services and Technology Act and the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) for an August 1, 1997 filing date for a five-year plan. Goals, objectives and related information are provided in the following sections: Libraries, Library Systems and Networks in New York State; Library Funding and the Role of Federal Support; Information Access through Technology (Grants and Statewide Services); Information Empowerment through Special Services (Grants and Statewide Services); Evaluation; Administration; and Public Review and Comment. (AEF)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Financial Support, Grants, Libraries, Library Funding, Library Planning, Library Services, Objectives, Program Improvement, State Programs, Strategic Planning
Library Development, New York State Library, Cultural Education Center, 10841, Albany, NY 12230. Tel: 518-486-4857. For full text:
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Library, Albany.
Identifiers - Location: New York
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Library Services and Technology Act 1996