The State Library is providing small grants to Oregon’s county law libraries to respond directly and immediately to ongoing community needs resulting from the pandemic.
This project is funded by American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) monies awarded to the State Library from the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).
The application period will open September 19, 2022 and will close September 30, 2022.
Funds will be distributed in advance and recipients will be expected to commit to spending the entire grant amount to the penny. All funds must be expended and invoices/receipts submitted to the State Library by January 31, 2023.
County law libraries in Oregon.
Each library may request up to $5,000.
Projects must support resources or services related to ongoing community needs resulting from the pandemic. This could include, but is not limited to:
Subscriptions and licenses must fall within the grant period (in other words, must end by January 31, 2023). See Allowable Costs for information on what can and cannot be purchased with these funds.