The proposed fiscal year 2018 federal budget eliminates the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).  Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) Grants to States is the largest grant program run by IMLS.  Ohio directly benefits from LSTA funds for a variety of programs, including the statewide shared group of databases (the Ohio Web Library), that total approximately $5 million per year.  If the cost was broken down by citizen, it would cost each Ohioan less than a dollar a…