Denton (UNT), Texas -- The UNT Department of Library and Information Sciences has received a major grant from the Robert and Ruby Priddy Charitable Trust to assist rural public libraries in Texas. Funding from the Priddy Trust in the amount of $1,599,222 will support a three-year project, Promoting & Enhancing the Advancement of Rural Libraries (PEARL). The goal of the project is to enhance the role of public libraries in targeted rural communities in Texas.
Two participants from the UNT PEARL project were selected as finalist for Library Journal’s Best Small Library in America 2013 Finalists.
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