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  1. Federal Advocacy Resources and How to Get Involved

    Introduction Resources Now that I have current information, what do I do with it? Related Files Introduction The Washington Office offers a variety of information resources about current federal issues that impact libraries. Each resource contains much of ...

    admin - 03/13/2015 - 08:15 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  2. Network Neutrality

    Network Neutrality (or "net" neutrality) is the concept of online non-discrimination. It is the principle that consumers/citizens should be free to get access to- or to provide- the Internet content and services they wish, and that consumer acce ...

    admin - 02/05/2015 - 12:45 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  3. Federal Funding

    What is federal funding? Quite simply, funding is money. Federal funding is the money for libraries that comes from the U.S. Government. The majority of federal library program funds are distributed through the Institute of Museum and Library Services to ...

    admin - 08/27/2014 - 09:59 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  4. ALA Legislative Scorecard

    The Legislative Scorecard outlines votes and support of legislation that is important to and has an impact on the library community. Use this scorecard as a tool to gauge your elected official's support of library related legislation. 2013 Legislativ ...

    admin - 04/01/2014 - 10:20 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  5. Federal Student Loan Forgiveness

    Introduction Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 Other Resources Introduction     Public, school, and academic libraries across the nation face a great deal of turnover in their senior librarian positions, as a significant number of librarians reach ...

    admin - 12/09/2013 - 13:18 - Education & Careers