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  1. Hanover council members call Guthrie Memorial signage plan an 'eyesore'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The York Daily Record

    The Hanover Borough's finance and personnel committee unanimously voted to reject the Guthrie Memorial Library's sign permit application during a meeting May 20. Library officials had planned to put an 8-by-4-foot lighted sign on the front of the building's brick wall along Carlisle Street and one behind the library on Railroad Street, according to the proposal. The signs would have cost $10,000 in total.

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  2. It takes a lot to get more than 100 people come out and pack City...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Capital Weekly

    It takes a lot to get more than 100 people come out and pack City Hall for a budget meeting. There are many better things to do on a May evening than listen to city officials talk about figures, so when that many people come out to speak their minds, the issue is pretty important.

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  3. Little Free Library open at Chehaw ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WALB-TV Albany

    ... English Honor Society unveiled their Little Free Library outside the park's gift shop Thursday. The Little Free Libraries offer a free exchange of books and the Chehaw library is especially looking for people to donate books for children. "It is ...

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  4. Adult Learners in the Library - "Are they Being Served? | Peer to Peer ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Library Journal

    ... our lectures incorporate established information literacy standards and the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL)'s threshold concepts . Aligned with the guidelines, the stated mission of our course is to help students "participate in ...

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  5. Hoopla Comics TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Library Journal

    Last week hoopla digital, the streaming media service for libraries developed by Midwest Tape, announced the addition of ebooks and comics to its platform. The initial selection features thousands of titles from publishers including IDW, RosettaBooks, Chicago Review Press, Dundurn Press, and Tyndale House, which will join hoopla's catalog of more than 300,000 streaming movies, television shows, music albums, and audiobooks.

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  6. Serving Two Masters | Library by Design, Spring 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Library Journal

    The Tidewater Community College/City of Virginia Beach Joint-Use Library balances unique design against the retention ponds created to absorb rainwater. Photo A Jeff Goldberg/Esto , especially partnerships between public libraries and colleges, are rare but not unheard of.

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  7. Archives Officials Worried Clinton Might Send Records to Little RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Government Executive

    Newly obtained internal emails from the National Archives and Records Administration suggest that its top officials were concerned as far back as December 2012 that then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton would divert her official records to the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock, Ark. Exchanges obtained by the legal nonprofit Cause of Action through public records requests to Archives and the State Department appear to show that Paul Wester, the Archives' chief records officer, notified then-Chief Operations Officer Tom Mills and Executive for Agency Services Jay Trainer of his concern.

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  8. Copyright Office offers improbable venue for car-hacking fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Politico

    Auto manufacturers are banking on an unlikely federal agency Tuesday to deter white-hat hackers from probing the in-car computers that control everything from the radio to fuel injection. The industry wants the Copyright Office to deny an exemption the white hats are seeking to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.

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  9. Daily API RoundUp: LinkedIn Libraries, ShepHertz, Global Forest WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ProgrammableWeb.com

    ... the ProgrammableWeb team is busy, updating its three primary directories for APIs , clients (language-specific libraries or SDKs for consuming or providing APIs), and source code samples . If you have new APIs, clients, or source code examples to ...

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  10. Keep kids reading this summer with local summer reading programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Examiner.com

    School is almost out for the summer around New Mexico. Are you looking for activities to keep the kids busy this summer? Do you want to help them retain what they learned last year and be ready for the next school year? Many public libraries around the state are offering summer reading programs that include prizes and fun programs.

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  11. A campaign to place Little Free Libraries in police departmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Boing Boing

    I first met Todd Bol, creator and head honcho of Little Free Libraries when I emailed him out of the blue to see if he'd be interested in working with another charity I do some stuff for. In all honesty, I've kind of been a fan of these things for a long timea as an avid reader, I loathed packing up my books and either donating them or taking them to my local used book merchant.

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  12. Hero sculpture honors first responders in Palm SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    The City of Palm Springs celebrated the dedication of R. HERO Thursday. The 6-foot-tall red Dalmation sculpture stands in front of the Palm Springs Public Library, a donation from the Hero in You Foundation honoring first responders and their sacrifices.

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  13. Hanover council members call Guthrie Memorial signage plan an 'eyesore'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Evening Sun

    The Hanover Borough's finance and personnel committee unanimously voted to reject the Guthrie Memorial Library's sign permit application during a meeting May 20. Library officials had planned to put an 8-by-4-foot lighted sign on the front of the building's brick wall along Carlisle Street and one behind the library on Railroad Street, according to the proposal. The signs would have cost $10,000 in total.

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  14. Boston Library Employee Placed On Leave In Missing Art InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | CBS Local

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  15. Adams to celebrate restoration of historic public libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Pictured above is the entrance to the children's reading room. The Adams Free Library, unlike most small-town libraries, was built to serve as a library. The second story served as home for the Grand Army of the Republic, a veterans group for those ...

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  16. Pi For Brains Robot - Part 1 SetupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | MSDN Blogs

    ... we can do it easily with sudo as well. The only danger posed to us here is the npm install process and 3rd party libraries we use, but we are going to need to give most of these modules low level access anyways. Lets just go ahead and ditch security ...

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  17. Having A Tiff With Your Landlord? Or Your Tenant In Walnut Creek?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    ... y and part-time law librarian. Carey Rowan has been the Law Library Director since 2008 and previously served with libraries in Solano and Los Angeles County.

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  18. Silver City Public Library summer reading program offers fun for all agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... Kim," Galloway said. "This is only one of many such studies done over the course of decades, which is why public libraries nationwide have been offering summer reading programs for decades." The Silver City Public Library's summer reading program is ...

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  19. New e-service for local librariesRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Forfar Today

    ... For more information about the range of Zinio titles and e-book and e-audiobook titles available through Angus libraries visit www.angus.gov.uk/anguslibraries. Local libraries are free to join and new members are always welcome. Customers can also ...

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  20. Police: Missing Boston library artwork may be an inside jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Bennington Banner

    Police Commissioner William Evans says investigators are looking into whether the disappearance of the pieces was "an inside job" and are looking at several library employees. He did not disclose names.

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