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  1. At Our LibrariesRead the original story

    Thursday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    GOODALL LIBRARY Goodall Library is located at 952 Main Street and can be reached at 324-4714.


  2. Michael Blanding to Speak about 'The Map Thief' at Newberry Library, Part IRead the original story

    Thursday |

    ... most if not all of these maps from antiquarian books in the collections of some of the world's greatest research libraries. This will be of more than academic interest to employees and patrons of The Newberry Library, which boasts a collection of ...


  3. In Full: The Damning Bercow Appointment EmailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Guy Fawkes' blog

    The now infamous email from the Clerk of the Australian Senate makes very clear that the issue's around Bercow's choice of Clerk is not one of gender, misogyny, anti-modernisation or xenophobia.


  4. Farmington teen finishing Eagle Scout projectRead the original story

    Thursday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Fifteen-year-old Ethan Elbert of Farmington, who is a member of Boy Scout Troop 186, based at Holy Rosary Parish Hall in Rochester, was finishing off his Eagle Scout project, last Saturday, with the help of family and friends.


  5. Gafney Library Literacy Program closed Aug. 27Read the original story

    Thursday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The Gafney Library Literacy Program which includes the adult basic education and GED/HiSET instruction, will be closed on Wednesday, Aug. 27. The program will reopen on Sept.


  6. Panel OKs state librarian despite initial concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... by Brown's choice of Lucas, but she has since been impressed by Lucas' performance and interest in getting to know libraries and their users. "It is a political appointment," she said before testifying in favor of Lucas at the committee hearing. "He ...


  7. Automated checkout system approved for Spokane Public Library - Thu, 21 Aug 2014 PSTRead the original story

    Thursday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... protective cases from DVDs and other material. Chanse said the technology already is used in about a quarter of libraries across the country. He said with an improved checkout system, 90 to 95 percent of patrons would choose self-checkout. "It's not ...


  8. Annual Community Reads program coming to area librariesRead the original story

    Thursday | Observer & Eccentric

    ... author of The Jane Austen Book Club and has written six novels and three short story collections. Five neighboring libraries are hosting book discussions and programs related to the book, culminating in a visit by the author Nov. 18 at the Novi ...


  9. Library opens at Central Unified's Teague ElementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Fresno Bee

    ... was held at Teague Elementary School, 4725 N. Polk Ave. in Fresno. Central Unified has been working to create libraries within walking distance for Central families and community for the past few years. The partnership with the County Library made ...


  10. Campaign 2012IS Sarah Palin the Most Dangerous Woman in America?Read the original story

    Wednesday | American Reporter

    ... the Bible, they wailed; the book isn't suitable for the delicate minds of children, they cried as they pushed libraries and schools to remove it from their shelves or at the very least make it restricted.' The penguins may have been gay - or maybe ...


  11. Talcott Free Library Celebrating 125 Years in Rockton with Open HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WIFR

    Talcott Free Library will turn 125 years on August 22, 2014. Talcott, known as "the local library on the corner of Main Street", has been an important part of Rockton's history.


  12. Kittery library board pitches land buy to community centerRead the original story

    Wednesday | SeacoastOnline

    The Rice Public Library Board of Trustees is looking to purchase about an acre of land abutting the Kittery Community Center for a new library building - but is seeking buy-in from the KCC board before it proceeds any further.


  13. Committee OKs Brown's choice for state librarianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRNV-TV Reno

    A state Senate committee has approved Gov. Jerry Brown's choice for state librarian, after initial concerns about the appointee's qualifications.


  14. Study Data from University of Reading Update Knowledge of General...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Hispanic Business

    ... four different numerical algorithms shows this approach to be 2.6-9 times faster than current operator-overloading libraries, and 1.3-7.7 times more efficient in memory usage. It is typically less than 4 times the computational cost of the original ...


  15. Flora Poad: 1921-2014; Lucas County resident loved library workRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Toledo Blade

    Flora Benton Poad, 92, supervisor of libraries in the Oregon City Schools, died Monday in her Oregon home.


  16. It's Here! The NMC Horizon Report Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Tame The Web

    ... Assembly. This is the first edition of the NMC Horizon Report that delves into the realm of academic and research libraries in a global context. The report describes findings from the NMC Horizon Project, an ongoing research project designed to ...


  17. Milford library users can now glimpse the universeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 |

    ... for Massachusetts modeled after a similar effort in New Hampshire. In addition to Milford, communities with libraries that have received a telescope through the society's program include Shrewsbury and Beverly. The program requires the library or a ...


  18. News Briefs - Protest set today in Port Townsend on Ferguson,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... The North Olympic Library System is launching a new book-to-film discussion group at the Port Angeles and Sequim libraries. Page2Screen is a forum that explores themes and issues in classic and contemporary books and the movies inspired by them. ...


  19. All by Myself: An Autodidactic Guide to Learning GermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | High Browse Online

    ... intend to do: Go through as many of the books on learning German as possible that are now available at the Public Libraries. Looking at it now, it's really quite possible create an environment that "immerses" you in the German language even in ...


  20. Dismissed library trustees prepare to take Katz to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Glendale Register

    ... Gianaris' sentiment. "You can't make a federal case out of disappointment," she said. Regarding the claim that libraries were built with the intention of being free from government involvement, Gianaris said the board members "can't have their cake ...