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Volume No, 222 ~ 466-2693 J:;;;
Date Oc tobe r 20 . 1980 3'0'0 ,
BOARD ACTS ON LSCA.
SCHEDULES HEARING ON
At its regular meeting October 14, the State Library
Board appr oved the AnnuaZ Program Statement
for PI 81 as required by the Federal Library
Services and Construction Act, discussed the
library ' s projected budget for the 1982-1983
biennium, and approved qne LSCA Title I grant.
The Board also scheduled a public hearing on
library district boundary procedures (see p. 106).
With Board approval of the AnnuaZ Prog~ Statement for PI 1981~ the State
Library will file the Statement and related documents with the U. S. Department
of Education in accordance with the Federal Library Services and Construction
Act . Ohio qualifies for a total of $2,903,600 in Titles I and III LSCA funds,
of which $2,496,193 is available for grants .
State Librarian Richard M. Cheski reported on the October 10 budget hearing
with the Office of Budget and Management. The State Library's projected budget
for the 1982-1983 biennium includes $14.3 million to cover "continuation,"
"base," and "required" programs . OBM is expected to submit its budget to the
Governor ' s Office in December.
OTHER BOARD ACTIONS
In other business, the Board:
Reviewed the application of the State Library to become a participating
library in Region V of the National Library of Medicine's Regional
Medical Library Program . The Board of the Kentucky, Ohio, Michigan
Regional Medical Library Network (KOM) will act on the State Library's
application in the near future.
Approved $16 , 914 in LSCA Title I funds to the Washington County Public
Library, Marietta , for the second year of Project OUTREACH, to attract
additional persons with disabilities to the library and to provide a
An Equal OpporTUnity Employer
In This Issue
Board T o Adopt Rev ised Bounda ry Rules ...... ... ... . ... . 106
- 105 -
(Any par! of HEWS (r0lfl /tie Slo!e Libnlry
met)' /HI ,..p)'(nled for df.O"!b"don.,