Faribault County supports funding for broadband in libraries

It’s a reminder of the connection between libraries, schools and broadband. The Fairmont Sentinel reports…

Faribault County commissioners showed support Tuesday for Minnesota libraries. …

The platform also shows support for the continued funding for services such as Minitex, the Electronic Library for Minnesota, the Minnesota Digital Library and MNLINK, the statewide loan and delivery system; funding for EBooks Minnesota; funding for after-school and community programs; annual funding for broadband for public libraries; increased annual funding for K-12 Broadband Equity Aid; and an increase in Local Government Aid and County Program Aid.

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About Ann Treacy

I have a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science. I have been interested or involved in providing access to information through the Internet since 1994, when I worked for Minnesota’s first Internet service provider. I am pleased to be a part of the Blandin on Broadband Team. I also work with MN Coalition on Government Information, Minnesota Rural Partners, and the American Society for Information Science and Technology.

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