Closing the Digital Divide in Your Community #MNBroadband Conference

Everyone loves libraries. Even in the age of Google libraries are nowhere near obsolete. They are adapting services, programs and resources to serve a 21st century audience. Librarians understand technology and provide access to the internet, on- and off-site computers and other devices, like mobile hotspots. Your local library can be a great partner for closing the digital divide. Learn how Libraries without Borders is teaming with public libraries across Minnesota to extend technology-based library services to community sites, like laundromats and manufactured housing communities.

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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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