Rural Broadband Economic Development

Rural Broadband Economic Development

by Dr. Sharon Strover Several years ago, I met with many local economic development people throughout various Texas towns. They all said, “I want this town to be attractive enough for my kids to come back here when they want to raise their families.” That was not...
Rural Hotspot Lending Program

Rural Hotspot Lending Program

Rural Hotspot Lending Program STROVER, SHARON, PI; BRIAN WHITACRE, COLIN RHINESMITH,CO-PI ALEXIS SCHRUBBE AND GERMAN ALVAREZ, RESEARCHERS Introduction TIPI, in partnership with researchers at the University of Oklahoma and Simmons University, is examining how rural...

Video: What is a Hotspot?

Dr. Sharon Strover answers the question “What’s a hotspot?” and discusses library Hotspot lending through the Kansas State Library program with community members. Karen Gillingham, the Goodland Librarian, feels that these technologies are “up and coming”, and the...