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  1. Indigo Bridge Books events calendar for Banned Books Week 2010Read the original story

    Sep 21, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... will be Christy Hargesheimer (board member for Amnesty International Nebraska) Pat Leach (director of Lincoln City Libraries) and Amy Miller (Legal Director for Nebraska ACLU). A question and answer session will follow. Thursday, September 30, 6:00 ...

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  2. Lincs: The search is on to find a new provider to deliver library servicesRead the original story

    Thursday | Gainsborough Today

    The authority is currently undertaking a competitive procurement process, following an approach by Greenwich Leisure Limited, a not-for-profit organisation interested in running local libraries. Tony McGinty, from Lincs County Council, said: "Although we potentially face a second legal challenge, we intend to continue working on the procurement of the new-look service."

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  3. SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... 5-7 p.m. April 29. Membership will be available for purchase at the door. Presented by Friends of Dartmouth Libraries. All proceeds benefit the Southworth Libraries. Southworth Library, 732 Dartmouth St., Dartmouth. Heavenly Treasures: Open 10 ...

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  4. Bradford on Avon pupils' delight at new library in schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | This is Wiltshire

    FITZMAURICE Primary School unveiled their new library last week to the delight of pupils who took part in a day of book-themed activities to mark the occasion. The project, which has been in the making for over a year, was a joint effort between the school and Fitzmaurice School Association who have put on a series of fundraising events to come up with a few thousand pounds for the new facilities.

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  5. Students help found library in Africa - Thursday, 23 April 2015 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sherwoodgazette.com

    ... African Library Project's mission. In essence, the African Library Project changes lives book by book by starting libraries in rural Africa, and library by library we can change the world together. A quote from Audrey Hepburn on our Pacer HOPE Club ...

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  6. Library staff in Mary Stevens Park for World Book NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    ... and will be at the beauty spot off Norton Road until 6pm to tell people more about the services on offer at local libraries.

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  7. ENA Selects Metaswitch to Enhance Its IP Multimedia CommunicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Market Wire

    Metaswitch Networks, the world's leading network software provider, announced today that Education Networks of America , a leader in managed Infrastructure as a Service for K-12 schools and libraries, is using Metaswitch IP multimedia communications software to enhance its voice infrastructure, network analytics and network security. ENA's network connects more than 6,000 end sites, 535 school districts and 290 libraries, serving more than 3.3 million students, teachers and administrators and more than 3.5 million librarians and patrons throughout the United States.

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  8. Inadequacies rife but Haryana libraries abuzz with membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hindustan Times

    The state central library here is a study in contrasts, literally. Though plagued with gross inadequacies of infrastructure as well as manpower, the library, which is situated close to the Ambala Cantt railway station, is abuzz and lively with all-time attendance of its members, mainly college going students, quietly engrossed in reading and writing.

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  9. Eaton Helps Duquesne University Increase Energy Efficiency, Improve...Read the original story

    Thursday | Building Operating Management

    ... can place light exactly where it's most effective for the application. It's an ideal solution for university libraries, grocery store aisles, retail stores, classrooms, and as a complete office solution." Additional Eaton energy-efficient products ...

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  10. Springdale Public Library welcomes GretaRead the original story

    Thursday | Nor'Wester

    Librarian Judy Hamilton talked to the children about the different breeds of dogs and how they were all different. That was followed by reading the popular story called "Clifford, the Big Red Dog."

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  11. Noted in Brief - posted April 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fayette Advertiser

    BASKET BINGO will take place Saturday at St. Joseph Church Hall in Fayette. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Games begin at 6:30 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the Fayette Food Pantry, the Glasgow Food Pantry, the Senior Centers in Howard County, the Christmas Holiday House and the Benevolent Funds in Fayette and Glasgow.

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  12. Campaign 2012IS Sarah Palin the Most Dangerous Woman in America?Read the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ... the Bible, they wailed; the book isn't suitable for the delicate minds of children, they cried as they pushed libraries and schools to remove it from their shelves or at the very least make it restricted.' The penguins may have been gay - or maybe ...

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  13. Reading marathon, book chains and "live" library on International Book DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Nine O'Clock

    ... the Reading Marathon supports the Bridge of Books, a project that intends to collect 500,000 books in Romanian for libraries in the Republic of Moldova. According to organizers, people who joined this marathon may contribute by donating a book for ...

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  14. Books & PoetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Little Free Libraries in New Bedford: The Friends of the New Bedford Free Public Library are installing four little free libraries in the city. They are in neighborhoods that lack access to any of the four branches or the downtown library.

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  15. How are state library secret breast photos not harassment: CommissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sydney Morning Herald

    The Queensland Industrial Relations Commissioner has questioned how a library employee taking secret photos of a staff member's cleavage is not sexual harassment. The Queensland Industrial Relations Commissioner has questioned why a state library worker secretly taking photographs of six co-workers' breasts in 2012 was not considered sexual harassment.

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  16. Appeal over breast pics on work phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NEWS.com.au

    SHE'S been missing, believed to be travelling with her friend. But when police pulled over a car, the driver fled - and that's when they made a grisly discovery.

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  17. From the Archives - April 23, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Daily Herald

    Four-year-old Addison Eickholt was chosen as the Youth Honorary Chair for the 2014 Relay for Life of Delphos. The Women's Honorary Chair is Mary Grothouse and the Men's Honorary Chair is Bob Mueller.

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  18. Denver Police stand next to crumpled stroller, hit by car, on University and Ohio.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    Two months after a car hit and killed a young boy in a busy Denver intersection, the surrounding neighborhood is working with the city on a solution. Three-year-old Austin Strasser was trying to cross University Boulevard with his mother and sister in February, when a vehicle struck them while trying to turn off of Ohio Street in the Bonnie Brae neighborhood.

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  19. Folkways archivist saves historic music, including recordings by bluesman Lead BellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Watertown Daily Times

    This was no small thing. “This Land Is Your Land” is the most storied folk song in American history.

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  20. Why read a book when you can just hold one?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Deseret News

    ... it, but the act of giving someone a book of his or her own has an undeniable, totemic power. As much as we love libraries, there is something in possessing a book that's significantly different from borrowing it, especially for a child." For hard ...

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