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Mar 13

State Library of Kansas - Health Emergency Response Plan

Posted on March 13, 2020 at 4:33 PM by Holly Hutchinson

This is the current Emergency Health Response Plan for the State Library of Kansas. We are making efforts to follow best practices to keep staff and our patrons safe as the Covid19 situation develops and information becomes available. 

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Feb 04

SLK Webinar: Kansas Libraries: On the front lines of the 2020 Census

Posted on February 4, 2020 at 1:25 PM by Jeff Hixon

Steve Hale, Sr. Partnership Specialist for the 2020 Census, will provide an overview of where library personnel can turn to get critical information about the census, what questions they might expect from patrons and how libraries can positively influence a population count that will directly impact representation and funding for the coming decade and beyond.

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Dec 23

E-rate FY 2020 Application Filing Window Opens January 15, 2020

Posted on December 23, 2019 at 8:31 AM by Jeff Hixon

FY2020 Application Filing Window to Open on January 15, 2020

The Federal Communications Commission has announced that the Funding Year 2020 application filing window for library discounts (E-rate) will open at noon EST on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 and close at 11:59 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, March 25, 2020.

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