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NASHVILLE, Tenn.: Health deadline brings last minute surge | Health | Kentucky.com

NASHVILLE, Tenn.: Health deadline brings last minute surge | Health | Kentucky.com | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"...At times, a line of people snaked outside a room on the second floor of the main public library in Nashville where volunteers were helping people get enrolled..."

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Public Libraries | Multiple Solutions. — Medium

Public Libraries | Multiple Solutions. — Medium | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Recently, I was asked to answer the question “If I could say one thing about public libraries, it would be this.” That is one hell of a…

 

The Chattanooga Public Library’s 4th Floor operates as an open community knowledge platform..."

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Chattanooga Joins Mozilla In Global ‘Maker Party’ Celebration To Spread Web Literacy - 07/28/2014 - Chattanoogan.com

Chattanooga Joins Mozilla In Global ‘Maker Party’ Celebration To Spread Web Literacy - 07/28/2014 - Chattanoogan.com | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
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Nicaraguan library project a labor of love for Rochester native - By Georgia Sparling

Nicaraguan library project a labor of love for Rochester native - By Georgia Sparling | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Working in a third world country requires one crucial thing: flexibility. Rochester native Angie Kantner learned that firsthand when she tried to establish a library for people in the small ...
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Call to gather school library data

Call to gather school library data | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"... The group says school libraries are vital in helping children develop literacy skills and a love of reading..."

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A Slide Children Need to Avoid This Summer - 05/27/2014 - Chattanoogan.com

A Slide Children Need to Avoid This Summer - 05/27/2014 - Chattanoogan.com | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"... I am proud that, through the Tennessee State Library and Archives and the Tennessee Regional Library System, my office is able to promote summer reading in three different ways.."

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Very nice article by our Secretary of State.

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PARIS TN: NEWS NUGGETS - Friends plan book sale

PARIS TN: NEWS NUGGETS - Friends plan book sale | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"Friends of Rhea Public Library have scheduled a book sale at the library..."  this week.

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'Fizz! Boom! Read!' at McIver's Grant Public Library this summer

'Fizz! Boom! Read!' at McIver's Grant Public Library this summer | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
McIver's Grant Public Library will be sizzling this summer with science-related fun. The theme of the library's annual summer reading program is "Fizz. Boom. Read!" with books, projects and activities aimed toward youngsters of all ages. "Our programs will be mostly science-related," said McIver's Grant Public Library's Children's Librarian Lara Freidhof. "David Brooks will do a science show, Robin Alford will do a food demonstration and Andy Baker will do some origami."...
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Experiment with Summer Reading at the Williamson County Public Library

Experiment with Summer Reading at the Williamson County Public Library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Everyone in Williamson County is invited to join the Williamson County Public Library’s Summer Library Program and attend the fun programs and events planned f
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‘In Libraries I Believe’

‘In Libraries I Believe’ | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
A public project illuminating why communities need librarians
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Exeter's refurbished library attracts nearly 800 new members in two weeks

Exeter's refurbished library  attracts nearly 800 new members in two weeks | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
EXETER'S readers have always loved their Central Library – and now it seems that they love it even more after its £4.1m re-fit.
During the first 16 days since Exeter Library re-opened...
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Library reports successful year so far

Library reports successful year so far | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
by Tristan TurnerMorinville Community Library Manager Isabelle Cramp presented to Council on the library’s activities from January to May 2014. Cr...
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Summer reading offered for all ages

Summer reading offered for all ages | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Area libraries have begun their summer reading programs, including some for adults and teenagers.
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Tennessee Library Association -Job Board down due to web site migration

Tennessee Library Association -Job Board down due to web site migration | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

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We will be migrating our job board to a new and improved career center in the next few days. Please be patient with us as we make this transition. We will post information to TLA-L when the migration is complete and new job postings are being accepted.

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March of Dimes kicks off in Dyer County

"The 2014 March for Babies campaign in Dyer County officially kicked off on Thursday, July 24 at the McIver's Grant Public Library..."

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GIGTANK 2014 Demo Day

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Library love

Library love | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Today we have a guest post by Angela Palm, who has written a lovely book inspired by old library check-out cards. Enjoy! Stories and poems have long shown readers tiny slices of the lives of others...
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Public libraries and the quiz-takers who love them

Public libraries and the quiz-takers who love them | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
The Pew Research Center recently released a library user quiz sorting Americans into different types based on how they use and view libraries. Here are results.
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Residents on same page with love of libraries

Residents on same page with love of libraries | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
The latest Gold Coast City Council statistics suggest locals love reading.
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Four generations show love for Springville Library

Four generations show love for Springville Library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
SPRINGVILLE -- Every Wednesday evening, Shannon Dalley and her daughter Zoe Dalley, 15, have mother-daughter time at the Springville Library. They are part of four generations of the Allred family
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Libraries In The Digital Era?

Libraries In The Digital Era? | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
"TO know your way round a library is to master the whole of culture, i.e. the whole world," Sophie Divry, author of the novel 'The Library of Unrequited Love' once said.
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Memphis Library offers 4 week workshop in journal writing

Memphis Library offers 4 week workshop in journal writing | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
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Local libraries busy with youth, adult reading programs

Local libraries busy with youth, adult reading programs | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
As students across the county say goodbye to school for the summer, they are saying hello to public libraries.
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Users decry dearth of books in Edo library

Users decry dearth of books in Edo library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

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READERS and users of the Edo Library in Benin have lamented the poor infrastructure and outdated books stocked in the state-owned library, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports..."

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Library offering summer activities

"Campers from New Life Youth Camp recently visited McIver's Grant Public Library for a little summer reading fun.."

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Tennessee Voices: Public library offers more than books

Tennessee Voices: Public library offers more than books | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
A new community campaign aims to raise $15 million for the library.
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