This program is designed to assist Native American tribes in improving core library services for their communities. Reflecting IMLS’s agency-level goals of championing lifelong learning, strengthening community engagement, and advancing collections stewardship and access, the goals for this program are to:
For a full Program Description, see the NOFO in Supporting Documents below.
Minimum Requirements of Library Service: To be eligible for this program, your organization must be able to document an existing library that meets, at a minimum, three basic criteria: (1) regularly scheduled hours, (2) staff, and (3) materials available for library users.
For Allowable Costs, see https://www.imls.gov/sites/default/files/2023-01/fy23-ols-nae-nofo.pdf#page=14.
Estimated Total Program Funding: