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2012 Press Releases

November

November 29, 2012 - Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) competitive grant update

November 1, 2012 - U.S. Government Printing Office Commends State Library of Ohio for Outstanding Service

October

October 31, 2012 - State Librarian Beverly Cain receives Kent State University School of Library and Information Science Friend of the Year Award

October 16, 2012 - Judith Cosgray joins the staff of the State Library of Ohio as Consultant

October 12, 2012 - Governor Kasich proclaims October as Information Literacy Month in Ohio

October 12, 2012 - State Library of Ohio awarded Connecting to Collections Implementation Grant for $133,516 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services

September

September 24, 2012 - State Library Board awards $400,000 in federal Institute of Museum and Library Services LSTA grants to six libraries and organizations

August

August 7, 2012 - Melissa Hendon Deters Joins State Library Board

July

July 18, 2012 - State Library of Ohio launches Model Preservation Policies website

July 17, 2012 - Closing date for Special Ohio LSTA Grant Program for Public Libraries to Join an Existing Consortium Announced

July 2, 2012 - Illinois State Library Receives Grant to Expand ILEAD U to Ohio

June

June 22, 2012 - State Library of Ohio Board Member Lynn Grimshaw Recognized for Service

June 6, 2012 - Mandy Knapp joins the staff of the State Library of Ohio as Library Development Consultant

June 1, 2012 - State Library of Ohio awards $2,471,481 federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) LSTA grant for Libraries Connect Ohio to purchase statewide set of online resources and publications for all Ohioans


May

May 8, 2012 - Statewide Delivery Update

May 7, 2012 - State Library of Ohio Bids Farewell to Reference Librarian John Bittel

May 1, 2012 - Krista Taracuk Joins the State Library Board

 

April

 

April 9, 2012 - Statewide Delivery Update on transition from U.S. Cargo to Priority Dispatch

April 3, 2012 - Patrick Fitzer promoted to Supervisor, Information Systems & Technology at the State Library of Ohio

 

March

March 28, 2012 - Statewide Delivery - Update and Correction

March 27, 2012 - Participants Selected for Library Leadership Ohio 2012

March 26, 2012 -  State Library of Ohio Board recently awards $227,216 in IMLS LSTA Minigrants

March 23, 2012 - State Library of Ohio Board Proclaims 2012 National Library Week, and National Library Workers and National Bookmobile Days in Ohio

March 21, 2012 - Statewide Delivery Update

March 2, 2012 - New Vendor Chosen for Statewide Delivery

 

February

February 21, 2012 - Statewide Delivery Update

February 17, 2012 - Display and Upcoming Presentation at the State Library of Ohio on the History of the U.S. Government Printing Office

February 8, 2012 - State Library of Ohio seeking nominations for appointment to the State Library Board

February 1, 2012 - Statewide Delivery RFP Released

 

January

January 23, 2012 - Jennifer Thompson McKell Joins the State Library Board

January 20, 2012 - Important Information about Statewide Delivery Service with US Cargo

January 13, 2012 - David Namiotka Promoted to Associate State Librarian for Library Services

January 12, 2012 - State Library of Ohio Selects Three Projects as Exemplary Programs for the LSTA 2011 Program Report to the IMLS

January 9, 2012 - Jamie Pardee joins the staff of the State Library of Ohio as Head, Fiscal Services

January 3, 2012 - Diane Fink, State Library of Ohio’s Chief Fiscal Officer and Head, Fiscal & Business Services to Retire

 

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