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Bringing the Library to You: Mobile Library Solutions Grants - Shared screen with speaker view
Alison Day
13:06
I'm in a tight office situation today, so I'm just going to listen and chime in on the chat if that's ok with everyone :)
Bev Schwartzberg
13:45
Sounds good!
Kevin Lee
14:03
I can't hear
Ashley Arias
14:07
Same here because for some reason my microphone is not connecting apparently.
Bev Schwartzberg
14:32
You can call in, also.
Bev Schwartzberg
15:00
If you're using computer sound, you have to make that choice in the popup window?
Kevin Lee
16:24
I can hear now.
Nancy Giddens
17:19
Nancy Giddens here. I am only seeing Bev at this point.
jennifer graves
26:14
I'm not seeing the poll
Andrea Montes
26:32
I do not see it either.
Yemila Alvarez
26:33
We see it
Loretta McKinney
26:38
i don't see the poll
Cathy Crosthwaite
26:41
I saw it
Molly Krill
26:52
I see it
Nick Szegda
27:01
pop-up blockers off to see poll?
Luren Dickinson
27:17
Saw it
Sharon Coronado
27:44
See results
Alison Day
27:48
Can see results
crystalduran
27:51
no
jennifer graves
27:57
No I can't see it
Donna Zick
27:58
yes can see it
Loretta McKinney
28:03
Can't see it
Laura Einstadter
28:21
Can see results
Lisa Giannotti
28:25
I can see it!
Cathy Crosthwaite
28:33
Would leasing vehicles be considered?
Jessica
29:01
Can you tell us what the poll says for those of us who can't see it, please?
California State Library
29:18
Leasing could be considered
Jessica
31:00
What does this poll say?
crystalduran
31:02
Can you please state what this poll asks?
Bev Schwartzberg
32:27
For those who cannot see the polls...can you see teh Powerpoint?
Jessica
32:51
Can see the powerpoint but on the polls page it just says Polls with nothing listed underneath.
jennifer graves
33:32
Yes, I can see the powerpoint.
Loretta McKinney
33:37
One LSTA grantee is piloting a project using robot delivery systems. Would using robots to deliver books be considered appropriate for this grant?
California State Library
36:15
The focus of this program will be more on vehicles and outreach, but we are still mulling over what will be considered/included.
Laura Einstadter
37:12
Are Friends of the library considered a partner
Ashley Arias
38:05
What if we already have an established mobile library with vehicle, but want to improve our established On the Go?
crystalduran
38:40
Will there be a percentage of funds available for each type of projects that are ready? For example 50/50 or 70/30?
Luren Dickinson
40:26
Is there a dollar limit for the grants
Elizabeth Gray
44:28
what do you mean by a pop up library?
Cathy Crosthwaite
44:39
Do you have an idea around the reporting requirements?
Annie Snell
44:42
Will the grant help to pay for staffing?
Loretta McKinney
44:49
Can you please review the grant application timeline once more?
Jessica
44:57
Support for staffing would be really helpful.
Luren Dickinson
45:01
If grants due in spring, when will awards be announced, and when can projects start?
Shalyn Pineda
45:06
I've been browsing vendors for new bookmobiles and haven't found much in the way of electric or hybrid vehicles...are there any resources touching on that?
Fernando Morales
45:14
Can we use the money for technology for the vechile for example a mobile hot spot?
Sara DuBois
45:43
Is there any chance funds could be used to pay service providers (charter bus companies, rideshares, etc.) that would bring groups of people from preschools, senior centers, middle schools, etc. to our brick and mortar libraries? That would elminate issues with hiring drivers, maintaining vehicles, and finding storage space...
crystalduran
45:57
Will any priority be given to rural and small libraries, or those facing larger geographical challenges?
Elizabeth Gray
46:00
Thank you.
Donna Ohr
47:57
Dittod on paying service providers to haul people to the library.
Laura Einstadter
49:03
Will we be able to use funding for collections on the vehicle? Or is funding only for technology
Cathy Crosthwaite
49:08
Would the grant pay for a bookmobile consultant?
crystalduran
49:11
Will the 2yr. project period apply to both types of "readiness" projects, those that are ready to launch and those that will need more planning/development?
Genesis Hansen
49:18
Having some advice or resources around determining the right kind of mobile service for your community would be very helpful.
Molly Krill
52:15
If we have an existing bookmobile, can funding be used for staff and collections?
Cathy Crosthwaite
55:14
Would the State bookmobile consultant be made available to come to specific systems to assess best practices?
Genesis Hansen
55:56
Could the grant project include both a readiness/planning component AND an implementation component?
Cathy Crosthwaite
56:29
Thanks!
Margaret Kensinger-Klopfer
56:50
Yes! We would love a consultant visit in San Luis Obispo!
Laura Einstadter
56:51
A consultant would be very helpful especially in the more rural areas.
crystalduran
57:08
Agree w/ consultant services!
Michael Pierce
57:17
Would you be able to purchase more than one mobile option through the grant? For example, a sprinter and a bike, etc.
Nancy Giddens
57:19
A consultant would be very helpful in rural Calaveras county
Rosa Fernandez
57:45
Can part of the grant cover membership and travel to the Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services conference?
Katharine Miller
58:21
YES
Margaret Kensinger-Klopfer
58:22
That sounds great!
Cathy Crosthwaite
58:24
YES!
Nancy Giddens
58:25
Yes!
Jessica
58:29
Very helpful
Laura Einstadter
58:29
Yes that would be of interest
Genesis Hansen
58:30
Please!
Heidi Clark
58:32
yes
Brent Field
58:34
Yes
jennifer graves
58:38
yes
Yesenia Baltierra
58:38
yes!
Fernando Morales
58:43
Yes
Ronda Wittenberg
58:44
ye
Cathy Crosthwaite
58:50
Are any of you going to ABOS?
Bill Sannwald
59:36
Maybe encourage ABOS to be in CA in 2020? :)
Rosa Fernandez
59:51
Dallas in 2020
Ashley Arias
59:59
Could the grant funds be used in different outreach opportunities? We currently run adult, family, veteran, special need services. All that we currently do some outreach for. Can the funds only be used on early learning opportunities?
Ashley Arias
01:01:30
Thank you, ladies!
Luren Dickinson
01:02:08
Thank you!
Rosa Fernandez
01:02:27
So is this Septemeber when scaling up service grants are due?
Kevin Lee
01:03:00
I'm super excited about this. Thank you!
Karen Bosch Cobb
01:03:01
The Assocation of Bookmobile and Outreach Services group has a very active ListServe. If you follow it, you will get a great view of mobile library issues.
Rosa Fernandez
01:04:03
https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/abos-outreach
Rosa Fernandez
01:04:09
Here is a link to it
Laura Einstadter
01:04:56
Thank you!
Nancy Giddens
01:05:02
This is such a great opportunity for my county! Thank you so much! And thank you Gov Newsome and Greg Lucas! And Janet and Bev and Carolyn!
Cathy Crosthwaite
01:05:02
Thank you for putting this together!!
Brent Field
01:05:04
Thank you!
Yesenia Baltierra
01:05:06
Thank you!
Ashley Arias
01:05:34
You ladies are always a pleasure! Thank you so much!
Sharon Tani
01:05:37
Thank you! :)
Jennifer Weeks
01:05:39
CLA will also have a session on Bookmobile service with a few CA systems
Todd Deck
01:05:39
Thank you. This is a really interesting opportunity.
jennifer graves
01:05:40
Thank you.
Bill Sannwald
01:06:44
Thank you! This was helpful
Genesis Hansen
01:06:57
Thanks so much!
Katharine Miller
01:07:03
Thank you, all!
Heidi Clark
01:07:10
Thanks all
Rosa Fernandez
01:07:14
Really enjoyed the platform!
Jennifer Weeks
01:07:38
Thanks so very much1
Jessica
01:07:51
Thank you!