West Virginia Library Commission

Log Number: LS-246566-OLS-20

The West Virginia Library Commission 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 West Virginia, specific goals address the West Virginia Library Commission: 1) Addressing the need for access to information and education resources to improve lifelong learning for all West Virginians. The WVLC will strengthen and support West Virginia libraries by expanding access to information, facilitating resource sharing among libraries, and providing a strong technological infrastructure; and 2) Strengthening and supporting West Virginia libraries through renewed focus on advisory support and continuing education programs to help libraries achieve sustainable progress and strengthen their ability to meet the contemporary demands of their unique communities.