ERIC Number: ED437977
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Library Services & Technology Act. Report for 1998.
Michigan Library, Lansing.
This document reports on Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) subgrant projects in Michigan for fiscal year (FY) 1998. The introductory section includes: a description of AccessMichigan, the umbrella online service that includes a collection of more than 67 commercial databases, the SPAN (Serials, Periodicals and Newspapers) service, and the Michigan Electronic Library; AccessMichigan statistics for FY 1997/98; a state map of U.S. Congressional districts and list of representatives; and the Library of Michigan's LSTA program goals. The first section of the report lists LSTA subgrant awards in FY 1998 by Michigan Congressional districts and includes comments from previous LSTA subgrant programs. In the second section, LSTA competitive and noncompetitive subgrants awarded in FY 1998 are listed by the following funding areas: advanced technology; basic library technology; children in poverty; Internet access program; Internet training center enhancement; major urban resource libraries; persons having difficulty using a library; regional/subregional; and regions of cooperation. The members of the LSTA 1998 Advisory Council are also listed. (MES)
Descriptors: Federal Aid, Grants, Information Technology, Internet, Libraries, Library Funding, Library Networks, Library Services, State Programs
Library of Michigan, 717 W. Allegan St., P.O. Box 30007, Lansing, MI 48909-7507. Tel: 517-373-1300. For full text: http://www.libofmich.lib.mi.us/binary/lsta98report.pdf.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan Library, Lansing.
Identifiers - Location: Michigan
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Library Services and Technology Act 1996