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  1. M&T Bank funds new library computer centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A 25,000 check representing M&T Bank's contribution to the Alexander Hamilton Memorial Free Library's Bricks.Books.Bytes.


  2. The Floating Libraries of Minnesota and New YorkRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Librarian and Information Science News

    To check out books at most libraries, all you need is a library card - but this isn't any ordinary library.


  3. Books stolen from small lending libraries in DavisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | WJRT

    Two Davison women are disappointed that someone apparently stole books from their small lending libraries.


  4. SFU collaborates in newly funded research partnershipsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Simon Fraser University News

    Simon Fraser University researchers are key players in six of the 14 multi-institutional research projects receiving roughly $34.5 million in Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Partnership Grant funding announced yesterday.


  5. Historical Potpourri: Mescalero Community LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Ruidoso News

    ... interest, information and enlightenment of all people. (Polly E. Chavez - For the Ruidoso News) Stopping at public libraries is something I like to do as much as visiting museums. When Judy Fitzpatrick and I were in Mescalero we tracked down the ...


  6. E.L. Doctorow to Receive Top Honor at the 2014 National Book FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 |'s Writer's Blog

    E.L. Doctorow will be honored at this weekend's National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. The festival takes place on Saturday, August 30, 2014, and has a very interesting lineup of events.


  7. Photography exhibit at Elkin libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... be on display at the Elkin Public Library during the month of September. The contest is sponsored by all member libraries of the Northwestern Regional Library. About 60 photographs by library patrons from throughout Alleghany, Stokes, Surry and ...


  8. iAnxiety: the Social Side Effects of TechnoogyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | City of New Braunfels

    Dr. Sam Hijazi, an Associate Professor of Math, Computer Science and Information Systems at Texas Lutheran University, will give a talk entitled "iAnxiety: the Social Side Effects of Technology," on Saturday, Sep. 6th at 2PM at the NB Public Library.


  9. @ThingsExpo | #WebRTC, Internet of Things and #API GatewaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Sys-Con Media

    ... That the DOM is actually written in C/C++ and the context switch is why it is so slow working with DOM based libraries like JQuery HTML5 is evolving to offer built in templating support, the ability to watch objects (which will speed up Angular) and ...


  10. Smithsonian, ALA Bring Exhibition 'Exploring Human Origins' to LibrariesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 |

    ... research in ways that are understandable, fulfilling, captivating and relevant." The opportunity is open to public libraries. Nineteen sites will be selected to host the 40-panel, 1,200-square-foot exhibition for four weeks each between April 2015 ...


  11. Multnomah County courthouse project: 5 more takeaways from the National Center for State Courts reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Oregonian

    ... practice of allowing people who do business with the court to conduct self-guided legal research outside in public libraries. The report's authors suggested that Multnomah County should follow suit by training library staff to offer legal ...


  12. First Atlanta Area Peet's Opens at Emory UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Food Management

    ... reupholstered. The changeover from Jazzman's to Peet's is the result of user feedback, said Charles Forrest, Emory Libraries facilities director. "This was a recurring theme in the last few student surveys conducted by the library," he explains. ...


  13. RosettaBooks Marks Its Digital Debut in China in Partnership with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | PRWeb

    ... and many more. About Trajectory, Inc. Trajectory is an intelligent network connecting publishers to retailers, libraries, mobile carriers, alternative channels and readers around the globe. Trajectory's extensive list of eBook distributors includes ...


  14. Books Plus: Reading medals, English club and travel planningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The ceremonies, on Sept. 6, run from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. or 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Poirier branch, 575 Poirier St. If you cannot attend the award ceremony, you can pick up your medal at the City Centre branch's Ask Me desk or the Poirier information desk while supplies last.


  15. Other Infamous Thieves Who Pillaged Libraries, Part IVRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 |

    ... force arrested three people "suspected of stealing three rare and valuable editions from leading St. Petersburg libraries. The criminal group is suspected of being behind the theft of at least 20 such books from major libraries in Moscow, Saratov, ...


  16. City Audit Hits Travel Abuses By Top Chattanooga Library Personnel;...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 |

    The auditor said he found possible instances of fraud and forwarded information to state officials in regard to "reported potential fraudulent activity" by Margaret Backus, Systems Administrator and Nathaniel Hill, Assistant Library Director.


  17. Steinle: Clearwater's pool season will lengthen next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... property taxes local governments could raise, Clearwater made deep cuts in leisure services, including pools and libraries. Some library branches were open only a few hours a day. The four outdoor pools (Clearwater has one indoor pool open ...


  18. Exported From Michigan - " A Special Screening at the Library of MichiganRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | State of Michigan

    LANSING The Library of Michigan will be hosting a special screening at 2 p.m. September 13 of a feature length documentary film about the resilience that people in Michigan have shown in the face of great economic and environmental challenges.


  19. Family Friendly: Plum Crazy Puppets with pop music at Northbrook LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Glenview Announcements

    Little kids and their parents will see more than 50 puppets when Plum Crazy Puppets presents the "Hot Diggity Dog & Sassafras Family Concert," 10-10:45 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30 at Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar Lane.


  20. Behind the Scenes of the Graphic Novel Symposium: by TTW Contributor Troy SwansonRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Tame The Web

    Our college's design team has been doing a series of videos on our library's upcoming Graphic Novel Symposium.