Illinois Secretary of State

Log Number: LS-246531-OLS-20

The Illinois State 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. State goals include positioning the Illinois library community:  1) position the Illinois library community to extend library services for all Illinois residents by providing access to information and ideas; 2) position the Illinois library community as an educational anchor by providing opportunities to support education, information fluency and lifelong learning; and 3) position the Illinois library community to further a literate Illinois by creating a culture that encourages reading.