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10 Reasons To Become A Library Addict

10 Reasons To Become A Library Addict | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Join me in the obsession. It's free and oh so addicting.
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Police, bookstore team up to create a new children’s library

Police, bookstore team up to create a new children’s library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Children in the Mission can visit Garfield Park this week for a new safe space to learn and read, thanks to a joint effort between...
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Libraries Are The New Community Centers, Town Greens

Libraries Are The New Community Centers, Town Greens | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Public libraries have been about more than books for decades, but the digitization of information and head-spinning pace of technological innovation has resulted in an expansion of offerings that Andrew Carnegie, or Jules Verne for that matter, could scarcely have imagined.
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Sounds' new park will honor Negro Leagues

Sounds' new park will honor Negro Leagues | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Sounds new ballpark will tell the history of baseball in Nashville.
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19th annual Maury County Safety Awards

19th annual Maury County Safety Awards | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"The 19th annual Maury County Safety Awards were recently presented by the Loss Control Committee on behalf of Maury County ..Adam Southern, Maury County Library for the most improved safety record..."

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Parents Concerned After Funding Cuts at Le Mars Public Library

Parents Concerned After Funding Cuts at Le Mars Public Library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Le Mars City Council trims library funds by about 9% - causing staffing concerns and potential program impacts.
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Book notes: Knox-area book and author events

Book notes: Knox-area book and author events | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
A persuasive writing workshop, Writers in the Library talk and more.
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This little girl in Sligo really loves her local library

This little girl in Sligo really loves her local library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
One little girl is speaking to all our inner bookworms today.
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Learn to love the library
- Macon County Times

Learn to love the library<br/> - Macon County Times | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
When you open the doors to a library, you also open possibilities. Among the rows and rows of books of all different shapes, sizes and colors, t...
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Remarkable Lessons In Innovation From A Public Library

Remarkable Lessons In Innovation From A Public Library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
There are two ways to run a public library in a small town: the traditional way, or the Maxine Bleiweis way. For the past 17 years, Maxine has been the director of The Westport Library in our suburban town of 27,000 people. In her hands, the library hasn't just been a place [...]
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Remembering Rutherford: County place names have real personal histories

Remembering Rutherford: County place names have real personal histories | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"...Linebaugh offered to loan Murfreesboro $5,000 at 6 percent interest to establish a new public library..."

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Detroit's Frederick Douglass Library to get new technology

Detroit's Frederick Douglass Library to get new technology | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
The Frederick Douglass Library will have more than 50 new computers and a computer lab
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Lose yourself in libraries | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Lose yourself in libraries | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Lose yourself in libraries - Get your reading hat on as we give you a lowdown on five unusual but promising libraries across westcoast
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County OKs cooperative purchasing agreement

County OKs cooperative purchasing agreement | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"...Mayor Chris Young opened the meeting by notifying the CLB of the appointment of Bill Reffert to the McIver's Grant Public Library Board for a three-year term..."

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Bristol Public Library hoping to reduce people's late fees, raise food donations in process

Bristol Public Library hoping to reduce people's late fees, raise food donations in process | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Just weeks after our Community Watchdog investigation uncovered hundreds of thousands of dollars in overdue library fines and unreturned materials, Bristol Public Library is trying a new approach t...
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Archivist Tom Kanon examines Tennessee's role in War of 1812 in ‘Tennesseans at War: 1812-1815'

Archivist Tom Kanon examines Tennessee's role in War of 1812 in ‘Tennesseans at War: 1812-1815' | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
The Volunteer State, as every Tennessee schoolchild is taught, is a nickname rooted in the overwhelming turnout of Tennesseans for the War of 1812.
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Tennessee Literacy Coalition to close after 33 years

Tennessee Literacy Coalition to close after 33 years | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Budget challenges shutter non-profit
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What to do in Sumner County this weekend

What to do in Sumner County this weekend | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

See what’s happening across the county Saturday and Sunday.  

 

Local library events included.

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UT Joins Digital Public Library of America | Library Stuff

UT Joins Digital Public Library of America | Library Stuff | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"“UT Libraries has partnered with the Tennessee State Library and Archives and the Tenn-Share statewide library consortium to become a service hub for the Digital Public Library of America..."

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My Turn: For the love of public libraries

My Turn: For the love of public libraries | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
As we watch celebrities do great things on television to support their favorite charities, I always ponder, “Where is the support for public libraries?”
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Libraries Dust Off Quiet Image With Innovations

Libraries Dust Off Quiet Image With Innovations | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Knight Foundation challenge winners look to build more knowledgeable communities.
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Library Roundup: Last Chance to See Black History Month Photo Exhibit & More - Williamson Source

Library Roundup: Last Chance to See Black History Month Photo Exhibit & More - Williamson Source | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

What's happening in libraries around Williamson County, TN

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Human Condition: Love of reading passes to the next generation

Human Condition: Love of reading passes to the next generation | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
As soon as my granddaughter was able to sit up, she would babble happily away “reading” her books aloud, her small fingers turning the pages.
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Love library renovations deemed successful with increased foot traffic

Love library renovations deemed successful with increased foot traffic | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
If the numbers are any indication, recent renovations to Love Library have paid off.
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Library events in Williamson County this week

Library events in Williamson County this week | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Here are some of the top upcoming events and opportunities at libraries across Williamson County.
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