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  1. Charleston County School District names Emilie Woody as Teacher of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Post and Courier

    Wando High School librarian Emilie Woody won the Charleston County School District's Teacher of the Year award for 2015. As a military brat, Emilie Woody moved around a lot.

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  2. Picture/Poem: imagery of Cilla McQueen & Joanna PaulRead the original story

    Thursday | University of Otago News

    This new exhibition just launched at the University of Otago Hocken Library brings together the creative works of award-winning poet Cilla McQueen and respected painter Joanna Margaret Paul. The pair met in Dunedin in the late 1970s and during the following decade their lives continued to intersect.

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  3. Illinois lawmakers fast-track OKs for Obama, Lucas museumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Northwest Herald

    ... or “formerly submerged lands.” It would specifically allow the construction of “presidential libraries” on public park land as long as the public can access the grounds “in a manner consistent with its access to ...

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  4. Richmond's first chief librarian rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Richmond Review

    ... and what was meant by automation in those days, but he was one of the very first who introduced automation into libraries in Canada," said Buss. Siqueira died April 15. He is survived by his wife Welda, his children Joanne, Corinne, Edmund and ...

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  5. Wisconsin public schools to share over $35 millionRead the original story

    Thursday | District Administration

    Public school districts throughout the state will share $35.5 million in library aid, which will be paid April 27 from the Common School Fund, the only state funding specifically designated for the purchase of materials for school libraries, according to a news release from the Department of Public Instruction. Local districts and the amount they will receive include: Adams-Friendship Area, $57,681; Nekoosa, $50,562; Pittsville, $26,356; Port Edwards, $15,314; and Wisconsin Rapids, $272,684.

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  6. Events 4-24-15Read the original story

    Thursday | Barnstable Patriot

    ... who stutter: Several books and DVDs produced by the nonprofit Stuttering Foundation are available free to public libraries. Among these, a new DVD called "Stuttering: For Kids By Kids," stars kids who are struggling with the disability themselves ...

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  7. Library gets building for $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    The city-parish has spent $1 million on an office building at the intersection of North Boulevard and Acadian Thruway that will be the new home for the East Baton Rouge Parish Library's bookmobiles. According to documents filed Wednesday with the East Baton Rouge Clerk of Court's office, the city-parish bought the building at 3434 North Blvd. from Anthelio Healthcare Solutions Inc., a Dallas-based company.

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  8. Our View: For the love of literacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | RecordNET

    ... Stockton has brought together a good, old-fashioned grassroots coalition. When you think about it, matters of libraries and their most important component - literacy - should be argued and decided with passion. For the 24th consecutive year, the ...

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  9. House of Science develops aquaculture kit for schoolsRead the original story

    Thursday | Scoop

    ... House of Science branches around the country will also be able to order this kit to add to their science resource libraries.

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  10. A tale of smuggling books out of ShangaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Age

    Tsuen-hsuin Tsien was a scholar of Chinese books and printing who in 1941 risked his life to smuggle tens of thousands of rare volumes to safety amid the Japanese occupation of Shanghai. Tsuen-hsuin Tsien was a scholar of Chinese books and printing who in 1941 risked his life to smuggle tens of thousands of rare volumes to safety amid the Japanese occupation of Shanghai.

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  11. Glenview Library Board Looks to Fill VacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    Interested candidates should contact the library's business office in person or by phone at 729-7500 to request an application. The deadline for submission of completed applications is 5 p.m. on May 20. Applications may be mailed to or dropped off at the Business Office, 1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, Ill.

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  12. Auto-Graphics' SHAREita Selected by Access PA and Health Sciences Libraries ConsortiumRead the original story

    Thursday | Information Technology

    ... --i 1 2 Auto-Graphics, Inc. , a leading provider of tools, technologies, and software developed to power libraries, and HSLC, on behalf of the Pennsylvania Office of Commonwealth Libraries, proudly announce the selection of Auto-Graphics'i 1 2 ...

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  13. Man avoids detection, stays overnight at Waterloo Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Waterloo Public Library had quite the surprise when they opened their doors Wednesday -- and it wasn't an overdue book. Staff arrived Wednesday morning to find a man had slept there all night.

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  14. State aid to Kansas libraries cut alsoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KAKE

    ... budget. She says it amounts to $4,000 to $5,000 annually. The Kansas Center for Economic Growth says state aid to libraries was cut by nearly 23%. The group says those cuts are forcing some local libraries to scale back services including operating ...

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  15. Algonquin library board finds new director from withinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Herald

    The library board Wednesday night appointed Stephen Bero as executive director. Bero has been serving as the interim administrative librarian since October following the retirement of Lynn Elam a month earlier.

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  16. Friends by the Sea holding annual art show at libraryRead the original story

    Thursday | The News

    ... Leeming. The group is one of the many that benefit from the free programming space at the New Glasgow library, and libraries throughout Pictou County. Their generosity is something that the Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library (PARL) staff appreciate ...

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  17. Shakespeare exhibit visits CU Art Museum in August 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Colorado Daily

    ... as digital content and activities. Programming for the exhibit is being planned by the CU Art Museum, University Libraries, Colorado Shakespeare Festival and faculty from the English, history and theatre and dance departments. Activities for all ...

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  18. Justiss Wins State Library AwardRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | KKSA-AM San Angelo

    Last week, during a meeting of the Texas Library Association in Austin. Former longtime Tom Green County Library Director, Larry Justiss was awarded the state Library Associations highest award.

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  19. Books Plus: Playtime, songs, tech help and deliveries, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    To register, phone 604-937-4155. For more information, phone Teresa at 604-937-4157.

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  20. Shakespeare exhibit visits CU Art Museum in August 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Daily Camera

    ... as digital content and activities. Programming for the exhibit is being planned by the CU Art Museum, University Libraries, Colorado Shakespeare Festival and faculty from the English, history and theatre and dance departments. Activities for all ...

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