€122,000 Funding for Sligo Libraries
€122,000 in Funding Allocated for Sligo Libraries:
Fine Gael’s ‘Local Area Representative’ in Sligo, Blaine Gaffney has welcomed the announcement today by Tony McLoughlin T.D. that Sligo Libraries are to receive €122,000 in Government funding in support of the introduction of the Governments new library strategy, Libraries Ireland 2018-2022.
"This is great news for all involved with the library in Sligo town.
"This funding announced today will help to supplement existing resources in our libraries including the book-stock relevant to business people and jobseekers. It will also improve ICT facilities and provide new spaces for users to seek information, work, meet and collaborate and it will support the purchase of book-stock for children and family reading.
"The ultimate goal here is to support our library to grow and increase its users" concluded Gaffney.