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  1. Duluth Slows Plans for Downtown LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | WDIO

    ... tion priorities, anticipating the community's needs for the library over the next 30 years, the role of the branch libraries, and the city's cost for the project.

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  2. County's public libraries to host free movie seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Tribune

    Movie times are 11a a.m. each Saturday in June and July 11 and 25 at the Seymour Library, 303 W. Second St. Popcorn will be served. The movies are open to all ages.

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  3. Council questions library account, praises proposed budget changeRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Herald Gazette

    City Councilors voiced concern about a special account at the Rockland Public Library through which funds from the Rockland Public Library Endowment Association are received and expended. The account created some confusion among city councilors about the amount of money the endowment association has been donating to the city since the money was not going through city Finance Director Tom Luttrell.

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  4. More public input needed for downtown library, Mayor Ness saysRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    ... where the library should be located, what the public needs from the library over the next three decades, if branch libraries should play a role, and how the city should pay for a new or renovated library. Ness, who's been a strong supporter of a new ...

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  5. Storytime in ShellharbourRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Kiama Independent

    Each year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator is read simultaneously in libraries, schools, pre-schools, childcare centres and at home throughout the country. Warilla Library together with Oak Flats and Albion Park took part in the event, which aims to encourage more young Australians to read and enjoy books and promotes the value of reading and literacy using an Australian children's book.

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  6. Original Voice of JEM Gives Voice to New Children's Book Celebrating DiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... $10,000 for an initial print run that will help stock local bookstore shelves and online retailers, and eventually libraries and elementary schools, with copies of Square Zair Pair . Other Kickstarter rewards include original watercolor artwork by ...

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  7. Reserves of $73 million? $40 million? Either way, Fair Oaks Library issue isn't going awayRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | RecordNET

    ... and Fugazi pointed out, the language in the Measure A public-safety sales tax permit the use of the money for libraries, among other community services. Measure A money goes into the general fund, incidentally. "We need to be prudent and we need to ...

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  8. Noted Kennewick, Washington Children's Author to Hold Book Signing...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... tributors. Contact your representative with the ISBN for purchase. Wholesale purchase for retailers, universities, libraries, and other organizations is also available through the publisher; please email bookorder(at)sbpra(dot)net.

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  9. Wimmera libraries mark Library and Information Week 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wimmera Mail-Times

    ... Simultaneous Storytime at Horsham Library as part of Library and Information Week on Wednesday. The week gives libraries and information services the opportunity to showcase their resources, events, contacts and services to the community. ''We have ...

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  10. My adventures in library scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Crain's New York Business

    Libraries are the answer to 101 questions about where to get services in New York City. Citizenship course? Financial planning? Yoga? Check.

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  11. Butte Reading Program Encourages Summer Reading in KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | KTMF

    For parents who want their children to stay engaged in reading during the summer months there is a program for them at the Butte-Silver Bow Public Library. The summer reading program encourages kids to read books of their choosing to keep their reading skills up while not in school.

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  12. Library box placed and installed at Vanech ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... the 11th box installed in Dunedin, in cooperation with the Dunedin Public Library and city of Dunedin. Little Free Libraries are a worldwide movement to promote literacy and the love of reading. Users can take a book to read, bring it back to share ...

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  13. Lester B. Pearson board lays off 18 librariansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CTV

    The cuts are equivalent to nine full-time positions, because librarians some only worked a few days a week. The move was brought on after the Quebec government announced it was cutting the board's budget by nearly $4 million this year.

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  14. Just In: Police probe report of missing gold coins at city libraryRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    A retired Boston Public Library employee sent an email May 22 to the city urging investigators look into valuable gold coins that went missing from the main branch decades ago. The former employee, who was not identified, said the coins were placed in the original cornerstone of the library's iconic McKim Building in Copley Square, BPL spokeswoman Melina Schuler said in a statement.

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  15. Palisades Park to build more classrooms at libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    The schools superintendent says enrollment continues to increase, and borough officials will once again embark on a construction project at the town library to address the growth. Mayor James Rotundo said Thursday that a section of the parking lot underneath the library is the proposed site for two to four new classrooms that would be built by the borough and leased to the Board of Education.

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  16. AAUP Best of the Best - " 25 years and better than everRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Library Association

    This year marks the 25th anniversary of the printing of the "University Press Books for Public and Secondary School Libraries." A popular and trusted acquisitions resource, the bibliography's latest edition will launch with a special program, "The Best of the Best from the American University Presses," at the 2015 ALA Annual Conference in San Francisco.

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  17. BEA 2015: Editors Build Library BuzzRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Publishers' Weekly

    Representatives from seven publishers were greeted on Thursday by a room packed with librarians eager to hear the big books of 2015. The session was the first of two AAP Librarian Book Buzz panels.

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  18. The Librarian Who Reads Everything: My final columnRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    This will be my final column for the Bennington Banner. I'll wait for you all to dry your tears before you soak your newspaper.

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  19. Brehm Library Buys Former VFW Building in Mt. VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WSIL

    VFW Post 1378 in downtown Mt. Vernon was a popular veterans hangout for years, but will now serve as a new addition to the city's Brehm Library.

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  20. Duluth slows process of deciding main library futureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business North

    ... ago,' said Carla Powers. 'We're much more collaborative now; we like to help navigate the information universe. Libraries exist to assist with that. Providing access to computers is our library's number one service priority today. We're in a ...

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