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  1. Spiders, snakes and a giant millipede were just some of the micro mythical beast children met today.Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Harrow Times

    ... the Creepy Crawlies from Mythology event at Wealdstone Library in High Road, today. The event was part of Harrow Libraries summer reading challenge which this year has had the theme of myths and legends. Children were shown the creatures and told ...

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  2. Youngsters learn more about ancient animals at Downham Market libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Lynn News

    ... the 25 youngsters, who were aged between five and 11, to examine on Monday as part of a summer reading challenge. Libraries across the county are encouraging children to keep up with their reading during the school holidays with its mythical maze ...

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  3. Kilgore's stolen Little Free Library found; books missingRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | KLTV Tyler

    ... community we live in. We leave this experience with the knowledge that Kilgore has truly embraced the Little Free Libraries," the post read.

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  4. One for the Books: Bibliophiles Rejoice! New & Improved Libraries Are on the WayRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Yahoo!

    The Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History has closed, but it's only temporary.

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  5. Finalists announced for 2014 Toronto Book AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    The true story of a maid who shot Bert Massey, the coming-of-age tale of growing up in Toronto and a book about a sassy kung-fu vigilante are among the finalists for the 2014 Toronto Book Awards.

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  6. Home Grown eBook Pilot Project Brings 1,200 New eBooks to North Carolina Library PatronsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... BiblioBoard Library app. With this project, NC LIVE was able to acquire eBook titles not previously available to libraries at lower prices than would be possible if the libraries had purchased them independently. Executive Director Tim Rogers noted, ...

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  7. Walters on CalPERS: "It's just nuts."Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | RecordNET

    Sure, getting a fatter pension for temporarily filling in for somebody is objectionable.

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  8. What's on this weekend in DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

    ... Sunday, Aug. 24, 6:30 p.m. at Ina Brown Parkette, Newtonville Mill St. and Church Lane, Clarington. OSHAWA PUBLIC LIBRARIES DAY -- Sunday, Aug. 24, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at McLaughlin Branch, 65 Bagot St., Oshawa. If you have an event you would like to ...

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  9. Spiders, snakes and a giant millipede were just some of the micro mythical beast children met today.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | This is Local London

    ... the Creepy Crawlies from Mythology event at Wealdstone Library in High Road, today. The event was part of Harrow Libraries summer reading challenge which this year has had the theme of myths and legends. Children were shown the creatures and told ...

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  10. Home Grown eBook Pilot Project Brings 1,200 New eBooks to Haywood County Public Library PatronsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... app. With this project, Haywood County Public Library was able to acquire eBook titles not previously available to libraries at lower prices than would be possible if libraries had purchased them independently. NC LIVE Executive Director Tim Rogers ...

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  11. ART showcases everything else at PPLRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Portsmouth Daily Times

    The Portsmouth Public Library's Main Branch art outlet, the Appalachian Regional Talent Gallery, is in the middle of displaying its August showcase of non-traditional art, which includes every other form of artwork not included in their regularly showcased mediums.

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  12. in Our Opinion | Our libraries are special placesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Port Orchard Independent

    ... I also recently figured out how to download eBooks from the library, much to my delight. But I've discovered libraries are more than a home for books. It's a place for the community to reconnect, find resources and meet new friends. Like a home, the ...

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  13. Louisville Library Life: August 22-25Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Louisville.com

    ... with history buffs, crocheting as a hobby, and a veggie contest style cook-off. In Louisville alone, there are 18 libraries. In the southern Indiana cities of New Albany, Clarksville, and Jeffersonville, there are 3 locations. Out in Oldham County ...

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  14. Good manners reap big rewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Plymouth Township Observer

    The Byrd family of Canton is Nathanael , Kelvin - holding Pharaoh - Vanisa, Egypt, Kenya , Alexandria and Zaire.

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  15. Downtown Ann Arbor library reopens, plans another closure next weekRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MLive.com

    The downtown Ann Arbor library reopened Friday after an eight-day closure to repair the public elevator.

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  16. Indian Trails Library trustee elected to national board serving librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Donald Roalkvam, an Indian Trails Public Library District trustee, has been elected to serve on United for Libraries as a trustee-at-large.

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  17. Kern Your EnthusiasmRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hilobrow

    One of 25 installments in a series of posts analyzing and celebrating a few of our favorite typefaces.

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  18. Big Read Wichita will help readers discover a Maltese FalconaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Americans. The local reading initiative, one of 77 across the country, is a partnership of south-central Kansas libraries, Exploration Place, the Great Plains Nature Center, the Wichita Art Museum and other organizations. Participants will be asked ...

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  19. E-Research and Digital Scholarship Services Librarian at University of California, IrvineRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | DigitalKoans

    The E-Research and Digital Scholarship Services Unit is being formed within the Collection Development Department to capitalize on digital services offered locally and throughout the UC system to assist in the research, publication, and teaching missions of the University.

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  20. Toms River Library Branch closed FridayToms River Library Branch...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

    Toms River Library Branch closed Friday The Toms River Branch of the Ocean County Library, 101 Washington St., will be closed today.

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