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Confused about e-government services? Participate in free Lib2Gov webinars

The American Library Association (ALA) and the Information Policy & Access Center (iPAC) at the University of Maryland at College Park are pleased to announce the re-launch of Lib2Gov, an online e-government resource for librarians. Over the past few months,

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Digital Inclusion Survey deadline extended to Nov. 22

When the ALA filed its comments with the Federal Communications Commission advocating for libraries in the E-rate program, broadband data from past ALA and University of Maryland Information Policy & Access Center (iPAC) research was a centerpiece. Thanks to these

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The Digital Inclusion Survey: A new way to define your library

Is your library meeting the digital needs of your community? This is a complicated question, and one you need an answer to when reaching out to community stakeholders. This is also a timely question as it feeds into a hot

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Don’t Forget: Learn How to Provide E-government Services to Patrons

To assist libraries in providing e-government services to patrons, several library and information organizations will host the no-cost webinar “Libraries & E-government” on May 30, 2013, from 2:00–3:00p.m. EST. Register for the webinar to learn: Learn how to use LibEGov

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ALA and iPAC Address Librarians’ E-government Needs

The American Library Association and the Information Policy & Access Center at the University of Maryland College Park ( launched a project, Libraries & E-Government: New Partnerships in Public Service, in recognition of the expanding role of the public library

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