State Library of Iowa

Log Number: LS-250211-OLS-21

The State Library of Iowa will use funds under the American Rescue Plan Act to help communities respond directly and immediately to the pandemic, as well as to related economic and community needs through equitable approaches in digital inclusion and library services. They will continue to support the goals of their Five-Year Plan for FY 2018-2022. In Iowa, specific goals address all Iowans 1) Having access to quality information resources and the assistance needed to select and use the information to succeed personally, professionally, and academically; 2) Being served by excellent local libraries that are technologically advanced and that employ knowledgeable and community focused staff who incorporate the best professional practices to deliver high quality library services; and 3) Learning to be productive 21st century citizens.