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  1. Cartographic resources cataloging with RDA: An introductionRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | American Library Association

    ALA Editions announces an exciting new workshop, Cartographic Resources Cataloging with RDA: An Introduction with Susan Moore. This workshop will last 90 minutes and take place at 2:30 Eastern on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015.


  2. Champlin grants help non-profits meet goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 |

    ... the designer who did the work on the Children's Library. While so much is available online, Greenwald said "smart libraries move in the direction people want." She said libraries are offering more programs and story hours and that with activities ...


  3. One Book One Marin selects book for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Marin Independent Journal

    The Marin County Free Library, along with city public libraries, Book Passage and Dominican University, will hold a kickoff party for the One Book One Marin 2015 campaign at 7 p.m. Feb. 4 at Book Passage, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd. in Corte Madera. The goal of One Book One Marin is to build a stronger, enriched community through library utilization, community dialogue and the exploration of literature and culture.


  4. Calling all who love to read: 'The Great Connecticut Caper' will be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Connecticut Post

    That's what happens in "The Great Connecticut Caper," a serialized storybook for young people. It will be published chapter by chapter on the Connecticut Humanities website, starting Sunday, Jan. 4, and running through June.


  5. Los Angeles Public Library to host Indie Author Day; Event pulls...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | PRWeb

    Los Angeles Public Library will host Indie Author Day, on Saturday, January 17th from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at its Central Branch, located at 630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, 90071. "Los Angeles Public Library is revolutionizing how authors and libraries can join forces to benefit each other, as well as the community's readers, said Mitchell Davis", founder and Chief Business Officer of BiblioLab Los Angeles Public Library will host Indie Author Day, on Saturday, January 17th from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at its Central Branch, located at 630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, 90071.


  6. Q&A with Paul Gazzolo, Gale Senior VP and General ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Library Journal

    Paul Gazzolo joined library resource vendor Gale , part of Cengage Learning, as senior vice president and general manager this November. He will be leading Gale's strategy, product development, sales, and marketing teams, working closely with Gale's partner libraries.


  7. ESBC Reviews Site Matrix, Hears from LibrariansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | HCAM News

    The Elementary School Building Committee met on Monday, December 22nd, at HCAM studios, for their last meeting of 2014. Of note on their agenda was the Site Alternative Task Group Report, and a Communications and Outreach Update featuring Hopkinton's library staff.


  8. Federal funds help libraries upgrade Internet servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Bennington Banner

    The culmination of a five-year project announced Wednesday will provide 43 of Vermont's 183 libraries with the fastest Internet speeds available. The just-completed Vermont FiberConnect project means that libraries from Rupert to Danville now have access to a fiber optic network that delivers Internet download speeds of up to one gigabyte per second .


  9. City Holiday ClosuresRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Though police, fire, harbor patrol, and 9-1-1 services will operate throughout the holidays, most city administrative offices will be closed from Wednesday, December 24, thought Friday, January 2, reopening on Monday, January 5. City public works offices will also be closed, but repair requests will be responded to as necessary: 560-7505. The librarians are taking the holidays off, too, with Central, Eastside, Solvang, Goleta, Montecito, and Carpinteria libraries closing on Christmas and New Year's day.


  10. Suburban life: Keep kids busy over breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Evening Sun

    ... and left with angels. (Paul Kuehnel - Weekly Record) Check the listings below to find activities, both at local libraries and other public spaces, to ease you through the rest of the holiday break. Do you need a kid-friendly event for New Year's ...


  11. Library CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Inside Bay Area

    All Contra Costa County library branches offer programs for children, teens, adults and families. All branches will be closed from 5 p.m. Dec. 31-Jan. 1, for the New Year's holiday.


  12. Maplewood library has new coffee shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | TwinCities

    The grand opening of Cafeine will take place Jan. 5 at the Ramsey County library branch, according to information provided by library staff. "A coffee shop is a wonderful partnership with a library," said Susan Nemitz, director of Ramsey County libraries.


  13. Created Equal: America's Civil Rights struggle at Scotch Plains and Fanwood librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Jersey Journal

    ... from slavery to segregation. Along with multiple screenings of all four film and discussions about them at both libraries, events will also include some very special community conversations, lectures, concerts, book discussions and more. Details ...


  14. Worksop: Over 200,00 visitors to town library prove its a success, council bosses sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Retford Today

    ... for culture, at Notts County Council, said: "We have had a huge number of exciting and enjoyable events in our libraries once again this year and are committed to our vision of libraries as modern, cultural, community and information hubs." "It is ...


  15. Library to host Adult Winter Reading programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Tri-County News

    With winter weather beginning, librarians and employees at the Bossard Memorial Library are offering an opportunity for avid readers and library patrons to hunker down and read not only for the love of it, but for a chance to win prizes via its annual Adult Winter Reading Program. This year's theme is "Love to Read," and Library Director Debbie Saunders said the program is co-sponsored by the Friends of the Library group and aims to encourage reading.


  16. Taking the grunt work out of web developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Science Daily

    ... your request. To enable Ur/Web to coordinate the flow of data between Web technologies, Chlipala had to create libraries of new data types for SQL, XML, and cascading style sheets (CSS) that embody these rules. While the Ur/Web compiler does ...


  17. Give A Child The Gift Of ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Aberdare Online

    Libraries throughout Rhondda Cynon Taf are supporting a pioneering initiative to supply free books to children from as early an age as possible. Bookstart provides a free pack of books to every baby in the UK, to inspire, stimulate and create a love of reading that will give children a flying start in life.


  18. Books Sent to Students in Ebola-Stricken LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | KSTP

    ... s, valued at $35 million to 27 African countries, with an additional 223 computers and 11 new law and human rights libraries.


  19. College library may get a faceliftRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Lassen County Times & Westwood Pine Press

    At the Tuesday, Dec. 9, board of trustees meeting, newly appointed librarian Dr. John Taylor and director of facilities and operations Greg Collins introduced the possibility of renovating the library. The project is in the planning stage, and a first- and second-phase budget list was constructed, but no prices were sought yet.


  20. Historic photo collection on display at Visitor CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Williams

    This image is from the Williams Historic Photo Project collection. It is an overview of Williams, circa 1915.