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  1. Parkside School LibraryRead the original story

    Wednesday | Journal-Pioneer

    The school is vying for a $10,000 prize through Indigo's Adopt and Don't Stop: 10th Anniversary $10K Giveaway, part of the bookstore chain's Adopt A School program.

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  2. Parkside Elementary School library in the running for $10,000Read the original story

    Wednesday | Journal-Pioneer

    Katharina Mueller, manager of Coles Bookstore in Summerside, and Parkside Elementary librarian and teacher, Rosemary Driscoll, look over titles on the shelves at the school's library. The school is vying for a $10,000 prize through Indigo's Adopt and Don't Stop: 10th Anniversary $10K Giveaway, part of the bookstore chain's Adopt A School program.

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  3. In China, Online Scam Sells American University Email AccountsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Chronicle.com

    ... are selling email addresses from top universities around the world, providing buyers with access to university libraries, journal subscriptions, student discounts and a host of other benefits including access to software developer programmes. ...

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  4. 'Banned Books Week' at the Estes Valley Library celebrates freedom to readRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... will feature a display table featuring many of the books that groups or individuals have sought to remove from libraries or schools over the years. Banned Books Week is an annual event held every September. The books featured during Banned Books ...

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  5. Libraries adding Rosetta Stone to online servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The Community Library Network and Coeur d'Alene Public Library want to help you expand your horizons by expanding their online learning resources. Starting October 1, patrons will be able to access Rosetta Stone learning resources through the libraries' websites.

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  6. The belated R-C Morning ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Record-Courier

    Amy Dodson was selected last night to be the new director of the Douglas County Public Library by the library board on Tuesday night. Dodson has been director of the Pine River, Colo., Library since May 2013.

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  7. Children in CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | American Library Association

    ... locally focused, as shelters nationwide provide service to refugees. "We're trying to get the message out that libraries are safe, secure places to go for books and information, and many have Spanish-speaking librarians," Sullivan said. "In the ...

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  8. Richard W. Parsons, Baltimore County librarianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    Richard William Parsons, a retired Baltimore County librarian who also spent nearly 50 years as a residential advocate for Towson , died of cancer Monday at his Woodbine Avenue home. He was 87. Born in Victoria, British Columbia, he was the son of Thomas Parsons, a commandant of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, and Laura Lyons, a homemaker.

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  9. Commissioners propose legislative goalsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Thomasville Times

    ... General Assembly. The three items for which commissioners agreed to lobby include restoring state aid to public libraries, encouraging statewide legislation to force secondhand shops to keep records that detail from whom items were purchased and ...

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  10. U2's Freebie for iTunes Users: Invasion of Privacy, or Worth a...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Newswise

    ... to release the album for free to all iTunes customers, Garrett noted. The release showed up in users' iTunes music libraries, but many complained via social media, asking how to remove it. While it was already possible to delete the album, Apple's ...

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  11. Berkshire Athenaeum provides 'Food Zone' for patronsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Berkshire Eagle

    ... we should have been allowed to ages ago and it's about time. "While I sympathize with their feeling, I think that libraries need to move with the times, and the time has come. Barnes & Noble, I think, has taken the lead on allowing refreshments ...

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  12. Survey to guide library's next five years, beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | This Week Community News

    The Pickerington Public Library has launched an online survey it hopes will guide services, its collection and possible changes to its facility during the next five years and beyond. Now five years later, library officials want to ensure they're making the best use of those public funds by soliciting input from patrons.

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  13. Architect: Revised library plan 'will work well'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | This Week Community News

    At their meeting Sept. 9, library trustees said if plans fall through to build a new Grove City Library at the intersection of Broadway and Grant Avenue, then they will resort to Plan B: Staying put at its current location at 3359 Park St. "We want a new library, and if this site doesn't work, we should make the current site work," said Trustee Jill Billman-Royer.

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  14. UGA celebrates Hispanic Heritage MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... mother in the U.S. The event will be at 7 p.m. in Room 271 of the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries. For more information, contact mspinfo@uga.edu . Students for Latin@ Empowerment will give away Mexican candy and have ...

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  15. Pornography at libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Mercer Island Reporter

    A friend of mine viewed an adult male watching hardcore pornography at a computer at the Mercer Island Library by the printing station. When he complained to the librarian, they said there was nothing they could do because they cannot "censor" material adults view on the computer.

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  16. Reader Submitted: Amistad Center Receives Prestigious Grant To Support Education ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hartford Courant

    ... The Institute of Museum and Library Services is the primary source of federal support for the nation's 123,000 libraries and 35,000 museums. The prestigious $141,210 two-year grant, which runs through June 2016, includes the hiring by the Amistad ...

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  17. Libraries campaigners set up petition calling for County Council Executive resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Lincolnite

    Campaigners have called for the resignation of Leader of Lincolnshire County Council Martin Hill and the Executive following "misleading" libraries plans. Lincolnshire County Council Executive Committee has been asked "to do the right thing by the residents of Lincolnshire and resign," in a petition launched by the Save Lincolnshire Libraries campaign group.

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  18. Guelph Public Library welcomes new CEORead the original story

    Wednesday | City Of Guelph

    ... forward to working with him as we maintain our commitment in connecting people to the wealth of resources that libraries have to offer all residents." Steve was born and raised in Dashwood, Ontario and received his master's degree in Library and ...

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  19. Re: C++ Gaining Fast with Younger ProgrammersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | EETimes

    ... Vala &Go. Vala is a C# like language that compiles to c code. It is used by Gnome Developers to work with the GTK+ libraries. Vala provides the programmer with the best of both worlds....working with a high level language without sacrificing ...

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  20. Plans for new library move forward with icon, but questions remainRead the original story

    Wednesday | Gazette.net

    ... 25 years. It has been pushed back constantly because other communities have raised enough of a ruckus to get their libraries put first. We have four more new libraries on the burner. If this library falls behind, it will be on the back burner for ...

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