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From the Third Floor - State Librarian's Office

The official blog of the State Librarian of Kansas

Apr 10

We are here for each other

Posted on April 10, 2020 at 3:10 PM by Eric Norris

We are all discovering how to move forward during these "unprecedented times" and together we will make it through!

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Feb 19

2020 IMLS Funding

Posted on February 19, 2020 at 1:16 PM by Eric Norris

FY21 Budget proposal threatens to shutter the Institute of Museums and Library Services agency.

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Jan 14

Service to the Public

Posted on January 14, 2020 at 3:20 PM by Eric Norris

In 2002, my career in public libraries began part-time on evenings and weekends behind the front desk of the Hays Public Library, as I started working toward my master’s degree at FHSU.  Honestly, I was not entirely sure what I was going to do with a master’s degree in English, but with all the confidence needed by anyone approaching an education in liberal arts, I was positive I would find something interesting and engaging.  Until then, it was going to be part-time on evenings and weekends.

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