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  1. Fashion Library Lends You Clothes Instead of BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PSFK

    ... features some of its collection online, showing the variety of their collection for those curious. Like most libraries, LENA allows for donations, but specifies that the clothes must be clean with no stains or damage, no fast fashion and must fit ...


  2. 23 Groups Oppose Elsevier's New Sharing and Hosting PolicyRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | DigitalKoans

    ... SPARC: Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition ACRL: Association of College and Research Libraries ALA: American Library Association ARL: Association of Research Libraries Association of Southeastern Research Libraries Australian Open ...


  3. John McKenzie House a part of North York history: MicallefRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    When you arrive in the City of Toronto from the north along Yonge St., it's like entering an Emerald City with a great, Manhattan-style canyon down the middle. Downtown North York has a commanding skyline suddenly and on the wide sidewalks below there's 24-hour life, a busy promenade by karaoke bars that go late into the night.


  4. Google Fiber Announces 'Digital Inclusion Fellowships'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

    Google Fiber will be funding full-time fellows at the Nashville Public Library and the Martha O'Bryan Center to assist those organizations in strengthening and expanding their efforts at bridging the digital divide. The positions are part of a Digital Inclusion Fellowship that Google Fiber is announcing today.


  5. Having A Tiff With Your Landlord? Or Your Tenant In El Cerrito?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    ... y and part-time law librarian. Carey Rowan has been the Law Library Director since 2008 and previously served with libraries in Solano and Los Angeles County.


  6. New e-service for local librariesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Kirriemuir Today

    ... For more information about the range of Zinio titles and e-book and e-audiobook titles available through Angus libraries visit Local libraries are free to join and new members are always welcome. Customers can also ...


  7. Morning Updates: an opiate crisis, and what bin Laden readRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Art by Rembrandt and Drer, valued at $600,000, goes missing from Boston Public Library : "We're looking at the possibility of it being an inside job," Boston Police Commissioner William B. Evans said. So how did this even happen? "Libraries are good victims, because [materials] won't be discovered missing until someone wants to see the book or the archival document," said Travis McDade, curator of law rare books at the University of Illinois College of Law.


  8. Books & PoetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... donations are appreciated. (508) 493-0355. St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 351 Elm St., Dartmouth. Little Free Libraries in New Bedford: The Friends of the New Bedford Free Public Library are installing four little free libraries in the city. ...


  9. San Mateo Public Libraries Seeking Teen VolunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    Summer vacation is near! San Mateo Public Libraries are calling for teen volunteers to assist with the City's exciting children's Summer Learning Program 2015. This volunteer opportunity is available at all three San Mateo Library locations with a limited number of openings.


  10. Thinking big and thinking fastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... to participation," even though the library can be reached from any Metro line without transferring. Neighborhood libraries have a "civic component," McCarthy said. "Our neighborhoods are getting more diverse, and we need places that facilitate ...


  11. Updated Phone SystemsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Menlo Park City Council

    ... 41074 James G. Neal wins FTRT Roll of ( ) According to the Freedom to Read Foundation's press release, * Arthur Mitchell ...


  12. Register for 'Read to the Rhythm,' Summer Reading Program at the Plainfield Library June 1-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 |

    Plainfield residents of all ages are invited to sign up for the Plainfield Public Library District's nine-week summer reading program. Plainfield residents of all ages are invited to sign up for the Plainfield Public Library District's nine-week summer reading program called, "Read to the Rhythm" - a free program that rewards its participants for meeting reading goals.


  13. Seeds of change: Ridiculous Minnesota rules regulating free seeds fixedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 |

    It all began last year when some decent, sweet and kind folks at the library Duluth had a terrific idea. In addition to lending out free books, why not lend free garden seeds? So they started a seed-sharing program.


  14. Chaffin Luhana donates to Oak GlenRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    A donation from an Oak Glen High School alumnus is being touted as the essential ingredient for a refurbished and expanded school library.


  15. Algona library is taking its books to marketRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Messenger

    "We are going to have gardening books, cookbooks and bestsellers available for check out," Mara Strickler, library director, said. "We'll also be available for people to return materials to us there."


  16. We know Obama is taking over Texas. But who is dismantling South Dakota libraries?Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Northern Valley Beacon

    ... cheaply. Others are opposed to any library. But while all this is going on, few people, except those of us who use libraries for research, have noticed that libraries are being dismantled. They don't possess the holdings they once did. And they are ...


  17. Langston Hughes Library Wins $20K in Contest Honoring City's Best BranchesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    ... More than 13,000 residents nominated every single public library in the city, and the foundation narrowed the libraries down to 10 finalists, officials said. Winners were selected by a panel of judges that included authors Maira Kalman and Jonathan ...


  18. Intellectual SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Day

    The libraries of educational institutions in Kovel have received sets of Den's Library books recently. There were many acknowledged and popular books, such as: Ukraine Incognita.


  19. About Town | 5-21-15Read the original story

    Yesterday | West Hawaii Today

    ... Coffee Co., 75- 5770 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona. The talk is from 6 to 8 p.m. and there is no charge. Friends of the Libraries, Kona will host a free family Read Aloud Program, "Books are Building Blocks," from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Kailua-Kona ...


  20. Oral history project comes to the Flint Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WJRT

    The Flint Public library has been chosen as one of just 10 libraries across the country to record the stories of everyday people. The project, called Storycorps, involves someone sitting in on a conversation between two regular people, and making an audio recording of it.