Grants Committee will begin working immediately in response the the library of Michigan's announcement of competitive LSTA grants. We are investigating two programs - a MLIS program for N. Lower and UPper Peninsulas or a program to expand the educational reach of databases and other library services related to language, travel, humanitites and local history-also including Virtual Reality and Mobil hotspots. The comittee will also explore funding from other grants programs in addition to the LSTA funding.
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Programming Committee will work with libraries across our service area to coordinate educational, informational, music, cultural and/or recreational programming that can be offered in a variety of locations in efficient and cost-effective ways.
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Professional Development/Continuing Ed Committee will implement professional development programs for library personnel and board members. The committee would be involved in investigating the possibility of a N. Michigan and UP based MLIS and/or Library Technician Certification program. The Committee will also assist SLC staff with developing our monthly SLC LunchBunch seminars via ITV and Ready Talk.
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Technology Committee will explore, research, and identify new technology that will develop or improve the services offered by libraries to their service populations. This committee will identify how new technology can improve our services.
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