Texas Book Festival Announces Library Grant Recipients

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TXlibrariesExecutive Director Lois Kim announced the Texas Book Festival library grant recipients on April 11, 2014 at the TLA conference in San Antonio. This year the Texas Book Festival granted $60,225 to Texas public libraries, for a total of over $2.6 million given since the program’s inception. Grants are given in three categories: Collection Enhancement, Technology, and Literacy Initiative. Library grant applications will be available in November for the 2014-2015 grant cycle. For more information visit our Library Grants page.

Congratulations to the following recipients of the 2013-2014 library grant cycle:

Alpine Public Library
City of Presidio Library
Comfort Public Library
Dallas West Branch, Dallas Public Library
Dublin Public Library
East Branch Library, Arlington Public Library System
Elgin Public Library
Fannie Brown Booth Memorial Library
George Washington Carver Branch Library, Austin Public Library
Kirbyville Public Library
Lakehills Area Library
Leander Public Library
Live Oak County Library, George West
Mesquite Public Library
Olton Area Library
Schleicher County Public Library
Sterling County Public Library
Tyler Public Library
Winters Public Library