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  1. Family Calendar - Thu, 26 Feb 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... league jerseys, if needed. (509) 747-5017. Who Pooped in the Forest Near My Library? - Fairield - Spokane County libraries help us learn about exciting wild animals, plants and habitats in the abundance of forests around us. We'll begin our "Who ...

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  2. Olivia Melo to lead New Bedford librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | SouthCoastToday.com

    If you've ever been laid off, there's reason to take heart - someday, you might come back as the boss. Melo, a former 15-year employee of city libraries and manager of the Wilks branch before budget cuts eliminated her position in 2003, will return to New Bedford in early April as director of the New Bedford Free Public Library system, library trustees announced this week.

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  3. What's HappeningRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Peninsula Clarion

    Friday and Saturday showtimes are 7 p.m.; Sunday matinees start at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 general admission and $15 for seniors , children and students. Tickets can be purchased in advance at Curtain Call Consignment Shop and Charlotte's Restaurant in Kenai, and River City Books in Soldotna.

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  4. A developer's guide to the pros and cons of PythonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | JavaWorld

    ... from the rich, well-designed built-ins and standard library and the availability of many third-party open source libraries and modules." By being easy to understand, the code is easier to maintain, he adds. Python, says Chachra, is dynamically typed ...

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  5. When Books Went To WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... Titles such as "How to Knit," were not considered very useful to young men. Their mostly hardback books supplied libraries at training camps, military hospitals, internment camps, naval ships, isolated installations such as those in the Aleutian ...

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  6. GovernmentRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    It looks like body cameras, a Code Red alert system and even a drone may be added to the arsenal of weapons the Barron County Sheriff's Department uses to fight crime. The Law Enforcement Committee Thursday approved the use of $40,000 left over from last year's Sheriff's Department budget to purchase body cameras and a Code Red Alert System.

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  7. ISIS Destroys 3,000-year-old Sculptures at a Museum in Mosul, IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Global Voices Online

    ... of Iraq and Syria, have burned thousands of books and rare manuscripts at the Mosul Library as well as other libraries in areas they hold. Mosul, Iraq's second largest city fell into the militants' hands in June 2014 and is now under the control of ...

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  8. Email This Article to a FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WHMI-FM Howell

    Genealogy: Finding Family with DNA Testing features presenter Richard Hill, who has researched modern methods of DNA testing as part of his successful attempts to find the identities of his birth parents. The library's Genealogy and local history Librarian Mark Mullinax says DNA testing is becoming much more common for people trying to track down their family history, and several local people who have come to him searching for their birth parents have asked about the technology.

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  9. Libraries and books come out on top in culture surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Malvern Gazette

    ... hour period from noon on Friday, October 24, to noon on Saturday, October 25, last year. The results showed that libraries were the most popular cultural venue over the 24 hours, followed by the theatre, art gallery and museums. And when asked about ...

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  10. Assessment in ActionRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | American Library Association

    The application deadline for the ACRL program "Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success" , has been extended to 5 p.m. Central, Wednesday, March 25, 2015 . Explore how your library contributes to student success during this 14-month program, made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and described on the ACRL website .

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  11. Twisp: Feb. 25, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... Berlin Olympics, at the Twisp Library on Thursday, March 26, at 7 p.m. Copies of the book are available at all libraries. If you would like your own copy, Trail's End Bookstore will give readers a 15-percent discount on paperback copies of the book. ...

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  12. Anna Mae WoodyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... and baking as expressions of heart-felt ministry. She was an avid reader. Her advice on good books for church libraries and her cooking advice will long be remembered by all her friends. When teaching her ladies' Sunday school class, she did not ...

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  13. Wheaton library to discuss renovations, opening of coffee cafeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Daily Herald

    Wheaton Public Library officials are hoping to open a coffee cafe this spring on the west side of the library. Library board President Christine Fenne said the board will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. Monday on the third floor of the library to review a bid from a construction company that could start cafe renovations soon.

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  14. Editorial: Trenton library makes books more accessible through Meals on Wheels, YMCARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Jersey Journal

    ... out to the Meals on Wheels people because it doesn't have the wherewithal to offer a delivery service on its own. Libraries have come a long way since old Ben and his friends drew up the Articles of Agreement on July 1, 1731, to form the Library ...

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  15. Judy Utiger-Bacci provides rehab to Wayne County through readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Times-Republican

    Marcus Ayala, son of Lacey and Enos Ayala of Corydon, reads a story to the LeCompte Memorial Library's official teddy bear, T.S. Eliot. Photo by Judy Utiger-Bacci Judy Utiger-Bacci, director of the LeCompte Memorial Library in Corydon, prefaces her own story with self-effacement, saying she cannot replicate fellow librarian Jackie Gunzenhauser's round kick.

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  16. Adventures: 'They Left Us Everything', but what will we pass along?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... work into your own family history. If you don't, someone will wish you had. The Cloverdale branch of Surrey Libraries has an extensive genealogy collection with over 5,000 microfilms and 2,700 books. For more information call 604-598-7328, or surf ...

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  17. Barbara Stripling on Seeing the Big PictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Library Journal

    ... included the ALA Task Force on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion and the proactive public awareness initiative Libraries Change Lives , which culminated in the "Declaration for the Right to Libraries"-a statement testifying to the power and value of ...

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  18. Privilege in the Framework | Peer to Peer ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Library Journal

    ... seem to have no idea of their information privilege. If they did, then it would never come as a shock to them when libraries cancel high priced journals, or when they find out what certain journals actually cost. Librarians are usually aware of the ...

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  19. USC library to display 1623 Shakespeare First Folio in 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | WMBF

    ... will be announced in April. The exhibit of the so-called "First Folio" is lasting a month. Dean of University Libraries Tom McNally says the event celebrates the 400th year of Shakespeare's death and offers students the chance to learn why ...

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  20. Teen Librarians Book RecomendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Patch.com

    Fill out out our form and receive a list of titles from Clare and Anna, teen librarians at Memorial Hall Library. The teen librarians love reading and recommending teens books.

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