Connected Nation

The partnership that's providing free wi-fi access in the midst of the pandemic

December 14, 2020 Jessica Denson Season 1 Episode 26
Connected Nation
The partnership that's providing free wi-fi access in the midst of the pandemic
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Connected Nation
The partnership that's providing free wi-fi access in the midst of the pandemic
Dec 14, 2020 Season 1 Episode 26
Jessica Denson

On this episode of Connected Nation, we talk with those behind a partnership that’s helping to connect thousands of people across Rhode Island who are stuck in the Digital Divide - in the midst of the pandemic.  
 
Also, we discuss a network of nonprofits that is quietly tackling research and education issues across the country AND explore the ways the pandemic has changed how library systems operate—perhaps forever. 

Learn more about the Take It Outside Initiative :
https://www.ri.gov/press/view/39476

Learn more about the Ocean State Libraries’ "Park and Surf" initiative:
https://www.oslri.org/wifi

Learn more about OSHEAN Inc.: 
https://www.oshean.org

Learn more about The Quilt:
https://www.thequilt.net
 

Show Notes

On this episode of Connected Nation, we talk with those behind a partnership that’s helping to connect thousands of people across Rhode Island who are stuck in the Digital Divide - in the midst of the pandemic.  
 
Also, we discuss a network of nonprofits that is quietly tackling research and education issues across the country AND explore the ways the pandemic has changed how library systems operate—perhaps forever. 

Learn more about the Take It Outside Initiative :
https://www.ri.gov/press/view/39476

Learn more about the Ocean State Libraries’ "Park and Surf" initiative:
https://www.oslri.org/wifi

Learn more about OSHEAN Inc.: 
https://www.oshean.org

Learn more about The Quilt:
https://www.thequilt.net