This week's Weekly Number:
Did you know there are 7 times as many libraries in Colorado as there are Starbucks?! Get more amazing library facts in this week's LRS weekly number post.
The Weekly Number is a series by LRS that highlights statistics that help tell the story of the 21st century library. Learn more by visting LRS.org.
- CSL in Session: Reaching Out: Creating Meaningful Library Services for Patrons Experiencing Homelessness
April 21, 3:30-4:30 MT: Access the classroom
- Every Child Ready to Read 2 Regional Workshops
Free! More info and registration
- One Book 4 Colorado
Get a free book for your 4-year-old from April 13-27!
State Library News
- Four Things You Should Know: Update from the Colorado State Library for the 2015 CLiC spring workshops
- InnEdCo 2015 Scholarships for School Librarians - applications are due Friday, April 10!
- Check out a By the Numbers look at the 2014 State Grants for Libraries. This 2-page flyer has a map showing the grant distribution along with information on how the grants impacted library budgets.
- State Grants to Libraries 2014-2015 Awards Announced! This Funding Allocation Chart lists each grant recipient (one grant per main library jurisdiction or school district) and amount.
- Latest Fast Facts from LRS:
Summer Reading Makes a Difference for Colorado Families
2014: A Banner Year for Library Jobline
One Book 4 Colorado 2014: Creating a Culture of Literacy
State Grants to Libraries: First Look at 2013-14
- 2014-2015 LSTA Grant Awarded Projects Announced