April 2014, Volume 6, Issue 3
Check Your Calendars!!
School Library Month
Money Smart Week ®
National Library Week
National Library Worker's Day
National Bookmobile Day
Celebrate Teen Literature Day
World Book Night
April 27-May 3
Choose Privacy Week
National Library Legislative Day
National Teacher Day
Children's Book Week
Featured e-Resources of the Month
Get Science Fair savvy with SDSL e-resources
Epson's Focused Giving Program
Epson participates in a variety of community activities that involve civic, charitable, cultural and educational endeavors. On a year-round basis, the company considers proposals for cash contributions and/or underwriting support, in-kind donations of Epson digital imaging equipment… and/or sponsorships consisting of cash and/or equipment.
For more information: www.epson.com
Libri Foundation Books for Children
Deadline: May 15
The Libri Foundation is a nationwide non-profit organization which donates new, quality, hardcover children's books to small, rural public libraries in the U.S. through its Books for Children program.
For more information: www.librifoundation.org
"We Love Libraries" Lottery
Deadline: January - December (monthly)
The mystery-genre group, Sisters in Crime, is offering monthly grants of $1,000 throughout 2014 to U.S. libraries through its "We Love Libraries" lotteries. At the end of each month, a winner will be drawn from entries received. To enter, simply complete the entry form and upload a photo of one or more of your staff with three books in your collection by Sisters in Crime members.
For more information: www.sistersincrime.org