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  1. Muskegon couple donates books for self-made Little Free LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | MLive.com

    ... put up a Little Free Library at the foot of their driveway for the Port Sherman neighborhood to enjoy. Little Free Libraries - which have been popping up all over, including two others in Muskegon - are small collections of books, curated and cared ...

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  2. Software DevelopersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | GeekFun

    ... infrequent changes over the constant barrage of new, not necessarily better but at least different technologies, libraries, frameworks, techniques, and methodologies that burden professional web development. I even get some of this feeling with ...

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  3. Cloverdale Calendar: Cat shows, chamber luncheon, fall market and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Members earn service hours for their hard work in TLC. TLC only accepts up to 20 teens at each branch of Surrey Libraries. Applications close Sept 15, 2014. Fleetwood applications must be in by August 27 at 5pm. Online registration is available for ...

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  4. Robert Llewellyn, the Shipwrecked House and More Set for Canada Water Culture Space, Autumn 2014Read the original story

    24 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Space is part of a long term project led by the venue exploring innovative collaborations between live arts and libraries. The Albany is an arts centre based in the heart of Deptford with a history embedded in the local community, and driven by the ...

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  5. Libraries Making an Impact on the Web of DataRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Hangingtogether.org

    ... Schema.org by Richard and Dan Scott. But suffice it to say that this is huge. We have demonstrated the ability of libraries, museums, and archives to make a difference in the growing linked data ecology of the Internet. Rather than being a metadata ...

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  6. Academic Movers 2014: In Depth with Omar PolerRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Library Journal

    In the latest of our In-Depth Interviews with Library Journal Movers & Shakers from academic libraries, we caught up with Omar Poler , an Associate Outreach Specialist at the University of Wisconsin-Madison's School of Library and Information Studies .

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  7. Libraries: Bringing Burundi Vernacular Elements to a Library for the DeafRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Curbed

    Part of a future school for deaf children, the Library of Muyinga grew out of two months of field research in and around Muyinga, Burundi, that BC Architects and Studies conducted to gain insight into local vernacular forms, materials, and construction techniques.

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  8. North Haven Library Participating in Passport to Connecticut Libraries ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    The North Haven Memorial Library is participating in the first-ever Passport to Connecticut Libraries Program, running in all participating public libraries from Sept.

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  9. Opinion: Why we oppose Fair Lawn use-variance proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NorthJersey.com

    Peggy Norris is the local history and genealogy librarian for the Ridgewood Library; Joe Suplicki, is the village historian and vice chairman of the Ridgewood Historic Preservation Commission and H. Gelfand is assistant professor of history, honors and interdisciplinary liberal studies at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Va.

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  10. Reduce stress: head to Pequot Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Connecticut Post

    ... at the Pequot Library in Fairfield from Monday, Sept. 8, through Saturday, Sept. 13, by Julie Moffat, above. Libraries are extraordinary places, where all sorts of entertainment options abound. Great books, concerts, DVDs, kids' activities and ...

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  11. Shanghai Library adds 2 million records to WorldCat to share its collection with the worldRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Shanghai Library, the largest public library in China and one of the largest libraries in the world, has contributed 2 million holdings to WorldCat, including some 770,000 unique bibliographic records, to share its collection worldwide.

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  12. Zepheira introduces Libhub Initiative focused on increasing Web visibility of librariesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Abstract: As a founding sponsor, Zepheira's introduction of the Libhub Initiative creates an industry-wide focus on the collective visibility of libraries and their resources on the Web.

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  13. State Library of NSW fast-tracks digitisation strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ComputerWorld

    ... to web-based transcribing tools, making it easier to share stories." Preserving digital content is a challenge for libraries, said Phua. "Physical records can be stored, but how do you capture, store and preserve Tweets or other social media?" he ...

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  14. Update your application security policy after HeartbleedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TechTarget

    ... and permission checks. Faced with resource constraints, enterprises increasingly take advantage of open source libraries and third-party components to develop complex applications -- why rewrite functionality that already exists? But few vet this ...

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  15. Simsbury Joins In Passport to CT Libraries ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Simsbury Public Library is participating in the first ever Passport to Connecticut Libraries Program, running in all participating public libraries from Sept.

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  16. People, Etc.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Publishers Marketplace

    ... Read , which promotes literary and academic success in Africa and Asia by helping to construct schools, establish libraries and distribute books. Booker Prize winner for THE LUMINARIES Eleanor Catton said in accepting a recent prize from the New ...

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  17. Margaret Lavin: Hillcrest Juvenile Court School Combines Tough Love With A Whole Lot of SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Pacifica Tribune

    Each year more than 200,000 school-aged children in California are arrested, 10,000 of which end up in a state or county juvenile incarceration facility, also known as court schools.

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  18. Rocky Hill Joins In Passport to CT Libraries ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Cora J. Belden Library in Rocky Hill is participating in the first ever Passport to Connecticut Libraries Program, running in all participating public libraries from Sept.

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  19. Paper books are the new vinyl recordsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Daniel Lemire's blog

    ... lot of time in bookstores, they never satisfied me, even when I acquired the means to buy whatever books I wanted. Libraries are more interesting. I could have been a librarian. The problem with libraries is that they are finite. There is always ...

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  20. Americans Still Use Libraries, But Question Long-Term RelevancyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Max

    ... LLC. According to the Institute of Museum and Library Services, in fiscal year 2011, there were 8,956 public libraries in the United States, which served 299.9 million people, or 95 percent of the U.S. population. That figure included as many as ...

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