Stimulus Funding for Libraries
The ALA Washington Office maintains information about the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The sites listed below contain information of interest to library staff. Sites with more complete information about the Act can be identified through the URL's listed below.
Library Specific Information
Senior Community Service Employment Program
This funding is distributed to the states and to the 18 nonprofit organizations that have been approved by the US Department of Labor as a grantee. Libraries do not receive funds from this program but a worker paid for with the grant money.
Nevada contact: Shirley Chantrill, Resource Development Specialist, State of Nevada, Division for Aging Services, Department of Human Resources, 1010 Ruby Vista Drive, Suite 104, Elko, NV 89801. Ph: (775) 738-1966; Fax: (775) 753-8543. Email:
Nevada State Library and Archives
100 North Stewart Street
Carson City, NV 89701-4285
(775) 684-3324 or 800-922-2880