Kentucky Arts, Education & Humanities Cabinet

Log Number: LS-246535-OLS-20

The Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives 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.  The state goals include: 1) meet the information needs of Kentucky citizens of all ages and abilities by providing access to resources and public records; 2) improve the institutional capacity of libraries and archives through staff development and training opportunities; and 3) aid libraries in improving services to Kentucky residents including services that support lifelong learning, employment, early literacy and youth development, and civic engagement.