Finally, the email I meant to send Tuesday. 🌞 The Maine State Library
would like feedback on ARPA funding priorities for the Maine library
I will be filling one out and I believe Jane will as well.
All feedback is necessary, valued and welcomed!
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From: McKenney, Janet <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Wed, Apr 28, 2021 at 4:36 PM
Subject: [MELIBS-L] Survey for all libraries – ARPA Funding Priorities
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Survey for all libraries – ARPA Funding Priorities
The Maine State Library invites all libraries (public, academic, K-12 and
special) to respond and provide information via the ARPA Funding Priorities
We are happy to receive multiple responses from various staff at all
The survey will be open until Saturday, May 8 and will close that day at 6
Prior to responding to the survey, we encourage you to review the ARAP
Report to the Commission and MLAC<
or listen to the April 13 Statewide Zoom<
Public libraries should review the three formula funding scenarios outlined
on the downloadable spreadsheet<
For those who would like to learn more, or ask questions before responding
to the survey, MSL will hold two Drop In Q and A Zoom sessions on Monday,
May 3 at 11 am and 3 pm to answer specific questions you may have.
ARPA Q and A Drop-In Zoom Sessions
Monday, May 3 @ 11 am
Monday, May 3 @ 3 pm
As always, feel free to reach out to your regional liaisons<
https://www.maine.gov/msl/libs/Regions.shtml> or me for more information.
Director, Library Development
Maine State Library
230 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333
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Trisha Cantwell Keene
College of the Atlantic
109 Eden St.
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 460-9633 Cell
(207) 801-5661 Office
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"Google can bring you back a hundred thousand answers. A librarian can
bring you back the right one." The Guardian (London)