Tag Archives: Technology

Who invents voting machines?

We often hear about some interesting inventions here at the State Library’s Patent and Trademark Resource Center, but every now and then we are reminded that something we take for granted like voting machines indeed have to be invented and … Continue reading

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STEM Programs in Out-of-School Settings

The National Academy of Sciences has just released a report: Identifying and Supporting Productive STEM Programs in Out-of-School Settings. The report discusses the features of productive STEM programs and identifies ways to evaluate and sustain them. On February 12, members of … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Maricopa Public Library!

Secretary of State Michele Reagan presented the Maricopa Public Library with a check for $9,425 to use towards virtual reality technology programs. For some background, Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grants are administered by the Arizona State Library, Archives and … Continue reading

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