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Cassius McDonald Barnes

Grant Opportunity: Improve Access to Archival Collections

The Oklahoma Historical Records Advisory Board is accepting applications for a new regrant project titled Improving Access to Collections Grants for Archival Collections.

Libraries, archives, museums, and other organizations holding unique archival collections related to Oklahoma history are encouraged to apply for grants of up to $6000 for projects that will improve the organization’s ability to provide online access to their collection.

A total of $50,000 in funding is available for projects that will begin in August and end by December 31, 2017.

Funding is provided through a grant to the Board from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

The deadline to apply for the regrant is Wednesday, July 19, 2017.


Get more information and the application form here.

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LSTA in Oklahoma

Federal library funding has had an important impact on library services in our state. Check out the recent Independent Evaluation of Oklahoma’s LSTA program and review the federally-funded projects that are making a difference in Oklahoma communities large and small.

Read more about the Federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA)… at work in Oklahoma.

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Wright News blog by ODL

Wright News

Check out ODL’s Wright News blog for news and information direct from the Allen Wright Memorial Library in Oklahoma’s State Capitol Complex.

The blog reports on projects and programs of the ODL, share news and views from the world of libraries, and post various and sundry other items of interest to our community.