District of Columbia, Government of

Log Number: LS-246526-OLS-20

The District of Columbia Public Library will use funds under the CARES Act to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus; to expand digital network access, purchase internet accessible devices, and provide technical support services. They will continue to support the goals of their Five-Year Plan for FY 2018-2022. In the District of Columbia, specific goals address 1) enabling District residents to have the reading skills, information resources, and library services they need to succeed; 2) providing access to relevant library and information services and resources; 3) facilitating knowledge, skills and competencies that allow library staff to offer high quality services; 4) supporting District residents in acquiring productive and fulfilling employment; and 5) engaging District residents in community life through their participation in library programs and services.