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E-Rate:  Universal Service Program for Schools and Libraries

As a result of the Telecommunications Act of 1996, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) adopted an Order on May 8, 1997, creating the E-rate program to ensure that schools and libraries have affordable access to advanced telecommunications services. Under the program, discounts ranging from 20% to 90% on Telecommunications Services, Internet Access, and Internal Connections are provided to eligible schools and libraries.

2016 Pennsylvania Public Library E-Rate Funding by County (PDF)
For additional information, please contact:
Stacey Mulligan| Library Development Advisor 
Phone: 717.783.5744 |