Tag Archives: Economic Stimulus Package

One Step Closer: A Look at the Guidelines for Round II BTOP video now available

One Step Closer: A Look at the Guidelines for Round II BTOP from ALA Washington on Vimeo. Linda Schatz, President of EdTech Strategies, LLC and consultant to the Office for Information Technology Policy (OITP), and Bob Bocher, library technology consultant at Wisconsin’s state library agency and ALA OITP Fellow, lead second round BTOP applicants a few steps closer to developing ... Read More »

Webinar announcement: One Step Closer: A Look at the Guidelines for Round II BTOP

Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/682066546 Linda Schatz, President of EdTech Strategies, LLC and consultant to the Office for Information Technology Policy (OITP), and Bob Bocher, library technology consultant at Wisconsin’s state library agency and ALA OITP Fellow, will lead second round BTOP applicants a few steps closer to developing a successful project proposal. They will delve into the ... Read More »

OITP prepares summaries of successful library broadband stimulus applications to guide second-round applicants

The ALA Office for Information Technology Policy has prepared four summaries of successful library applications from the first round of broadband stimulus funding to provide second-round applicants with a snapshot of what went into these successful applications. Highlights include a brief project description, the projected budget and federal award, a project development discussion, and lessons learned. Information for the summaries ... Read More »

BTOP & BIP: How to Connect – video now available

BTOP & BIP: How to Connect from ALA Washington on Vimeo. John Windhausen, consultant to ALA’s Washington Office and president of Telepoly, and Christopher Mclean, Principal of e-Copernicus and former Administrator of the Rural Utilities Service (RUS), provide more in depth information about Round II of BTOP and BIP – the federal broadband stimulus programs at the Departments of Commerce ... Read More »

Webinar video, Round Two: Get Connected now available

Round Two: Get Connected from ALA Washington on Vimeo. John Windhausen, consultant to ALA’s Washington Office and president of Telepoly, and Bob Bocher, ALA OITP Fellow and library technology consultant at Wisconsin’s state library agency, provide an overview and describe the key changes from Round One to Round Two of BTOP and BIP – the federal broadband stimulus programs at ... Read More »