Shippensburg Public Library has received half a million dollars to make repairs to and upgrades to its facility.
The grant will go to help expand the library, which is currently housed in a historic home, as well as make it more handicap accessible.
The grant must be matched dollar-for-dollar by the library, which is currently running acapital campaign to raise the money.
Shippensburg was one of 15 Pennsylvania libraries to receive a grant. The $500,000 they received was the highest amount available under the program.