Califa is the fiscal and strategic partner on a number of federal and statewide grant projects:

  • Rural Gateways: Fostering the Development of Rural Librarians as Informal Science Facilitators
    Dartmouth College was awarded this 5-year National Science Foundation Grant; and Califa is a subgrantee to support recruitment of rural librarians to participate in the project, curriculum development and establishing a community of practice.
  • Public Libraries Advancing Community Engagement: Environmental Literacy Through Climate Change Discussions
    Califa was awarded this 2 year grant from the National Oceanographic and Aeronautics Administration to support librarian training as science facilitators.
  • Infopeople: Helping Libraries Think Differently
  • California DPLA Collaborative Service Hub
  • Zip Books for Rural Libraries
  • Digitizing High Value Content
  • Finding Your California
  • Early Learning with Families 2.0
  • Get Involved: Increasing Volunteer Engagement
  • IMLS LEAP grant:  Library eResources Access Project. With NYPL, DPLA and 18 other libraries and consortia
  • IMLS SimplyE for Consortia. With Minitex, Reaching Across Illinois Library System, Massachusettes Library System