Internet Connectivity

SOLS has received $460,000 in Connectivity Funding from the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport for the 18/19 fiscal year (April 2018 – March 31, 2019). 


Funding is available to libraries that received funding in the 2017/2018 grant year. Distribution of the grant will be based on the following priority criteria:

  • Libraries serving a population under 20,000 will be reimbursed 100% of their connectivity costs, and
  • Libraries serving a population over 20,000 will be reimbursed at a percentage to be determined as funding allows.


Reimbursement process:



  • Reimbursement requests must be received by December 7, 2018There will be no extensions and no exceptions.
  • Payments will be calculated for the 12-month period, and reimbursed in one cheque by early January 2019.

Contact Us

For assistance, please contact Dayna Lintner.