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Phone: (208) 334-2150 | In-State Toll Free: (800) 458-3271
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Blog Posts by Teresa.Lipus
The Idaho Commission for Libraries (ICfL) proudly sponsored the 2013 “Letters About Literature” (LAL) contest, a national reading and writing promotion for young readers sponsored by the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress.
This year, Idaho’s Letters About Literature winners are:
Summer Associate - Literacy in the Park
Accepting applications until position is filled.
Idaho libraries are invited to apply for the 2013-2014 Let’s Talk About It series by completing the application now available on the ICfL website (http://libraries.idaho.gov/files/LTAI%20application%202013-2014.pdf).
The Idaho Commission for Libraries Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants for a term on the Board running through June 30, 2018. A resident of Northern Idaho is being sought.
The Idaho Board of Library Commissioners is seeking nominations for two seats on the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) Advisory Council. These positions include the Eastern Idaho Public Library seat and one At Large Member seat.
Incumbents are seeking reappointment for both seats. Appointments become effective July 1, 2013 and run through June of 2018.
(Or a day during National Library Week, April 14-20, that works for your library)
Thursday, March 21, was the launch of Connect2Compete’s EveryoneOn campaign, a three-year national public service campaign promoting the importance of digital literacy skills.
The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) has notified the Idaho Commission for Libraries that IMLS will get a 5% reduction from their current funding levels. However, IMLS has a number of programs in addition to the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) and they don’t expect to know the impact on each program until Congress passes the FY2013 budget.