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  1. ccnmtldjango 1.9.0Read the original story

    Thursday | Python

    ... If that gives you problems, the most likely cause is that one or more of your setuptools, pip, or virtualenv libraries is old. So upgrade those first and try again. Running $ paster create --list-templates should include ccnmtldjango Now, to ...

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  2. IK Multimedia launches new SampleTank 3 sound collections, Custom Shop integration and moreRead the original story

    Thursday | PRWeb

    The ultimate sound and groove software workstation expands its sonic universe for musicians with 11 brand new sound libraries, Custom Shop integration and user requested features IK Multimedia is proud to announce that SampleTank 3, its industry-standard sample workstation has just received a major update in the form of version 3.5. The update consists of 11 brand new sound collections, which are now also available in IK's new SampleTank "Custom Shop". Also introduced - by popular demand - are a spread of new features that make browsing SampleTank 3's thousands of sounds and patterns even faster and easier than ever before.

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  3. Meet Carolyn Longworth, Millicent Library librarianRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... you do what you do: When I was in the fourth grade, I wrote a composition about being a librarian when I grew up. Libraries are even more important nowadays with many more resources available to help people out. When I started here as Children's ...

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  4. Drake University Selects Ex Libris Alma and PrimoRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... systems will make it easier for Drake to adopt innovative solutions and facilitate collaborative projects among libraries", said Andrew Welch, librarian for discovery services and technology. "Drake University's goal was to find a library services ...

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  5. Helping Launch the NetGain ChallengeRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | My heart's in Accra

    ... them. In 1889, Andrew Carnegie gave money to build a public library in Braddock, Pennsylvania, the first of 1,689 libraries he funded in the US. These were not just spaces that allowed people to feed their minds, but in many towns, the only spaces ...

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  6. Academy certificates added to UAE's ADIBF eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AME Info

    This year's Abu Dhabi International Book Fair has added another chapter to its already impressive contents as it continues to boost the regional publishing industry. The event, which is organised by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority , is the 25th in the annual series, and will take place at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre from 7th to 13th May. It will this year feature for the first time the ADIBF Academy - a series of sessions designed to impart professional skills to participants in preparation for a career in either education or publishing in the 21st Century.

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  7. wpedit 0.4Read the original story

    Thursday | Python

    ... the main conversion to the LeanPub MarkDown. However MD to XML conversion is a bit bothersome and there are many libraries which do this, I'll stick to Markdown a Python library for converting MarkDown files to X(HT)ML. The mdxml.conf file contains ...

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  8. isbnlib 3.5.3Read the original story

    Thursday | Python

    ... this is distinct from issued ISBN that is an ISBN that was already issued to a publisher (this is the usage of the libraries and most of the web services). However isbn.org , probably by legal reasons, merges the two! So, according to ...

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  9. StoryCorps to launch global expansion with $1M TED PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... will look for partners and volunteers in other countries, potentially through radio networks or national libraries, to help expand the idea. Already the U.S. State Department has approached StoryCorps about potentially expanding in Africa. The TED ...

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  10. Honda gives RM500k to East Coast flood-hit schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Honda Malaysia is participating in post-flood rebuilding efforts for the East Coast and is contributing RM500,000 towards the rebuilding of libraries and the purchase of revision books in 48 primary and secondary schools. President and COO Roslan Abdullah together with a team from HM recently visited SK Betong, SK Tengku Ampuan Intan and SM Agama Mahmudiah in Terengganu.

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  11. Out & AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Tigard Times

    ... also welcome children ages 6 and up. The week-long storytelling extravaganza features performances at WCCLS member libraries, the Glenn & Viola Walters Cultural Arts Center, Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club and the new Sherwood Center for the Arts. For more ...

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  12. MELT named Foreword Reviews' 2014 INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards FinalistRead the original story

    Thursday | PRWeb

    Selene Castrovilla's young adult novel, MELT, has been recognized as a finalist in the 17th annual Foreword Reviews' INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards. Each year, Foreword Reviews shines a light on a select group of indie publishers, university presses, and self-published authors whose work stands out from the crowd.

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  13. Chinese couple accused of stealing - rare treasures' from university librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | South China Morning Post

    ... in old books and realised that rare and collectible works could fetch high prices. He tried to buy books from libraries, but after he was turned down he and his wife started stealing them three years ago, the report said. They particularly ...

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  14. Spokane Valley bond seeks $22 million for libraries - Thu, 26 Mar 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Spokesman-Review

    Spokane Valley residents will vote again in August on a $22 million bond proposal to build two new library branches and renovate others as the clock ticks on a land deal near Balfour Park. County commissioners last week approved the ballot measure that will be put to voters who are served by Spokane Valley libraries on Aug. 4. The proposal calls for a property tax increase that amounts to roughly 11 cents for every $1,000 of assessed home value for 20 years.

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  15. Education for preservation of the monarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Des Moines Register

    Ron DeArmond held up an odd-looking plant and introduced it to a group of 10 or so kids.

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  16. Broadening perspectives on the learning process in public librariesRead the original story

    Wednesday | CiteULike

    New Review of Libraries and Lifelong Learning , Vol. 4, No. 1. , pp. 27-43, doi:10.1080/1468994042000240205 Although research projects have recently been carried out to investigate learning and libraries, much of the work has focused on trying to assess the outcomes and impacts of learning experiences.

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  17. An innovative approach to reaching the non-learning public: the new Idea stores in LondonRead the original story

    Wednesday | CiteULike

    New Review of Libraries and Lifelong Learning , Vol. 4, No. 1. , pp. 107-120, doi:10.1080/1468994042000240250 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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  18. Protest not exactly pro-testRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    The LaDuke family of Grand Junction takes part in a rally Wednesday at the Capitol building in Denver against what protesters called "excessive" standardized testing in Colorado schools. At right is Kobey LaDuke, 13, his 9-year-old sister JoHanna, center, and their mother, Heidi, left, and father, Kevin, back.

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  19. Books & PoetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... New Bedford Free Public Library, third floor meeting room, 613 Pleasant St., New Bedford. 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 ...

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  20. Santa Cruz City Schools eyes 2016 tax initiativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> The Santa Cruz City Schools District is considering putting two different taxes before voters in 2016, including renewal of an existing parcel tax supporting elementary schools and a new bond measure to fund facility improvements, officials said. The Board of Trustees on Wednesday affirmed district plans to draw up a contract with Oakland-based Clifford Moss, a tax strategy consultant firm whose $5,000-a-month contract will be back for formal approval at a coming board meeting.

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