Camden County Libraries to Receive E-Reader Grant

3 years 5 months 2 weeks ago February 11, 2013 Feb 11, 2013 Monday, February 11 2013 Monday, February 11, 2013 5:31:17 AM CST in News
By: KOMU Staff

CAMDEN COUNTY - Secretary of State Jason Kander announced the Camden County Library District will receive an e-reader exploration grant.

The grant is for more than $1,500 and the library will use the funds to purchase e-reader devices and provide training to staff, volunteers and patrons in a hands-on experience.

This will allow the library to expand both the quality and availability of library services.

In the 2013 fiscal year, the state library has approved a total of 94 grant applications, giving about $500,000 in federal awards to libraries throughout Missouri.

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