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  1. Buck Memorial Library presents "Cemeteries"Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Bangor Daily News

    BUCKSPORT, Maine - "Cemeteries," the 5th gathering in the Early History of the Area series, will be held 2-3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12, at the Buck Memorial Library, 47 Main St. The event will feature the following: - Copies of "Maine Gravestones and Flags," volumes one and two, by librarian and author Emeric Spooner available for sale.

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  2. School district protests removal of books by untrained 'helpers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | TeleRead

    Via Boing Boing came this story, of a school district in Wisconsin whose librarians were appalled to discover that untrained volunteers were sent in to 'help' librarians clear out less-used books, and they were making a mess of it.

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  3. Dark Night: Library Burlesque | BacktalkRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Library Journal

    ... Maker spaces to children's play, loaning out telescopes to supporting new business development, today's public libraries are hot spots of community innovation, open-ended learning, personal creative development, stimulating imagination, and access ...

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  4. Week-long Whitman County Libraries plan closure 8/4-8/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | KLEW-TV Lewiston

    ... They're working on cleaning, maintenance and upgrading the network that will help speed up internet for users. Libraries will be closed August fourth through eleventh. During the week-long closure, due dates for library materials have been extended ...

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  5. Review: Amazon unlimited e-book service is limitedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... for free online anyway. Though Oyster has only 500,000 books and Scribd has 400,000, both offer extensive libraries from two of the largest publishers, HarperCollins and Simon & Schuster. Kindle Unlimited doesn't. Kindle Unlimited and Oyster both ...

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  6. City Officials to Discuss Updates on Jamaica Plain Library RenovationsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Patch.com

    Boston officials will reconvene to discuss updates regarding renovations to the Boston Public Library's Jamaica Plain branch in early August, library officials announced Friday .

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  7. Tots boogie to the beat at North Royalton libraryRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Cleveland.com

    Perpetual motion describes the frenetic scene at the popular "Tots Dance" program at North Royalton Library.

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  8. William Floyd Teachers Promote Summer LiteracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | LongIsland.com

    William Floyd teachers, in collaboration with the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library, are once again offering the "Teachers' Story Corner" during the summer.

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  9. Library marks 1 million checkoutsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Showing their mohawks are from back to front: Richard Park, Jose Aponte, JP Baker, Kris Jorgenson, Daniel Aguilar, and Hector Ortega.

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  10. Alcester buddies are helping youngsters to readRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Redditch Advertiser

    ALCESTER teens are helping younger children read more during the summer holidays by participating in a scheme taking place at libraries throughout Warwickshire.

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  11. Boopsie's Library-Branded Mobile Apps Deliver Dramatic Growth of Users to Libraries in Q2 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | PRWeb

    The latest report from Boopsie Analytics shows that both users and usage of Boopsie's mobile platform-as-service to libraries have grown significantly since 2013.

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  12. Diversity in the library workplace surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Travelin' Librarian

    We'd like your input on diversity in the library workplace for our research. We have a short survey that we hope you will complete.

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  13. Youths follow clues at library outreach programRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | SFGate

    ... or some sort of reaction," Stifler said. "The science of CSI is still very popular. It is a program that other libraries have done that is very successful. It exposes kids to the reality of CSI, opposed to what they see on television." Stifler said ...

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  14. Stockton Springs ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Harbor Times Soup

    On July 23, I attended the joint meeting of the Stockton Springs Withdrawal Committee and the Searsport Withdrawal Committee.

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  15. What are you doing with out-of-use news racks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Ohio Newspaper Association

    ... companies have decided to make use of those abandoned news racks in a new way: turning them into Little Free Libraries. Little Free Library is a national and international organization that brings free book exchanges to communities. ...

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  16. Nearly 50,000 items up for grabs at 40th annual Friends of Bay County Libraries Used Book SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | MLive.com

    John VanLooy is rooting through books ready to be sold at the Friends of the Bay County Libraries' upcoming used book sale.

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  17. Pierre Library Director Says Fines Long Overdue Jul. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    ... overdue items once the city buys a new software system - though that might not happen until next year. Some other libraries in the state collect thousands of dollars in late fees each year. The library in Brookings funds summer reading programs with ...

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  18. She has a way with wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Fairfax Times

    Shamus Ian Fatzinger/ Fairfax County Times Dolly Martino of Lorton is the most prolific book reviewer on the popular reading website Goodreads.

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  19. Central Library's green roof takes rootRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | OnMilwaukee

    ... 1-2 percent of the Central Library's energy thirst. However, it was enough to earn MPL awards from the Urban Libraries Council and the U.S. Department of Energy's Better Buildings Challenge. Though the roof was designed to be low-maintenance and it ...

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  20. Lakewood public library sponsors a theatre workshop for elementary studentsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Cleveland.com

    Lakewood library offered a few different special programs this summer for students entering kindergarten through fifth grade.

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