Oklahoma Department of Libraries

Log Number: LS-246554-OLS-20

The Oklahoma Department of 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 department goals include: 1) Information Access – all Oklahoma residents will have convenient access to quality information resources in a format that they can use to achieve their educational, occupational, and persona;/recreational goals; 2) Institutional Capacity – all Oklahoma residents are services by local libraries that are technologically advanced and that employ knowledgeable, community-focused staff members who incorporate the best professional practices to deliver high quality library services; 3) Lifelong Learning – all Oklahoma residents have an opportunity to reach their full potential, by achieving their educational, occupational, and physical health goals and by participating in and contributing to the vitality of their communities.