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Avondale branch of public library upgraded

Avondale branch of public library upgraded | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
The 100-year-old public library on Reading Road was just upgraded.
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Parry Sounders love their library

Parry Sounders love their library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Library circulation numbers on the rise in most categories
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Henry Rollins Loves EveryLibrary

Henry Rollins Loves EveryLibrary | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Libraries across the nation, large and small, north and south, east and west, are getting hit as low-hanging fruit in budget battles everywhere. Fortunately we have very loud supporters like Henry Rollins and EveryLibrary....
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Gilbane Breaks Ground on the Matteson Public Library Renovation

Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 Matteson Public Library recently hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the official start of their library expansion project. Gilbane Building Company will serve as the construction manager for this exciting project, which will expand library operations by 40%.
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Collierville approves library expansion designs and adding school courier service | Tennessee News Feed

Collierville approves library expansion designs and adding school courier service | Tennessee News Feed | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"Plans are underneath approach for a library expansion, renewing a private agreement and adding additional work for couriers to broach books and materials to teachers during a 8 soon-to-be metropolitan schools in Collierville...."

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Bosnia reopens once-destroyed Sarajevo Library

Bosnia reopens once-destroyed Sarajevo Library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Sarajevo reopened Friday its reconstructed National Library building 22 years after the city landmark was destroyed during the Bosnian war along with its almost 2 million books and manuscripts.
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Freakonomics » What I Told the American Library Association

Freakonomics » What I Told the American Library Association | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"I recently had the privilege of addressing the American Library Association‘s “Summit on the Future of Libraries” at the Library of Congress in Washington. I was mostly there to give a talk about Think Like a Freak, but I took advantage of the setting to speak about libraries as well. Here is some of what I said:..."

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Fran Olans: Libraries are a pillar of a civilized society - The Buffalo News

Fran Olans: Libraries are a pillar of a civilized society  - The Buffalo News | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
I love babies, puppies, kittens, plants, trees and libraries. My sister introduced me to libraries 72 years ago. We entered a huge, red sandstone building and the librarian in the children’s room gave me a card to sign. The pen wasn’t ballpoint or a fountain pen. This pen had a nib or ... - The Buffalo News
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Countdown to Opening Weekend of the New Ridgefield Library: T-7

Countdown to Opening Weekend of the New Ridgefield Library: T-7 | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Did you know you'll be able to reserve a room for meeting use in the new Ridgefield Library?
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‘Museum of Litter’ benefits county schools

‘Museum of Litter’ benefits county schools | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"The “Iris Tennessee Cheatham” project has been a seven-month school and library project that began with the tech education department at Sycamore High School building the iris structures..."

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Library showcases its ‘wired’ status this Saturday | www.thelandmark.com | Landmark

Library showcases its ‘wired’ status this Saturday | www.thelandmark.com | Landmark | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"... Massachusetts Broadband Institute, as part of bringing core Internet access services into underserved towns in Massachusetts, has connected the library to high-speed Internet...."

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Parish council steps in to help library

Parish  council steps in to help library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
A new partnership has been set up to maintain opening hours at Eastfield library.
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Area’s three award-winning libraries offer information in myriad ways - KansasCity.com

Area’s three award-winning libraries offer information in myriad ways - KansasCity.com | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
The world of libraries is ever changing, and that’s a big challenge. It takes a can-do effort — and setting aside lots of money for technology and material — to truly serve patrons.
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Lorain Historical Society excited for future - Chronicle-Telegram

Lorain Historical Society excited for future - Chronicle-Telegram | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
LORAIN — The Lorain Historical Society is halfway to its $3 million fundraising goal. The society’s Board of Trustees announced at the society’s annual dinner Monday that it has received pledges of $1 million for the Carnegie Library Restoration Campaign. The pledges come on the heels of the society receiving a $500,000 state taxpayer grant Read More...
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Lori Coleman: Summer is when kids learn to love reading | Community Columns | Modesto Bee

Lori Coleman: Summer is when kids learn to love reading | Community Columns | Modesto Bee | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
“In the primary grades your children will learn to read, and then they will read to learn.”
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Our Legacy: For the love of the library

Our Legacy: For the love of the library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
After the dust settled in one of the most controversial class-caste wars in the history of the people of color in the City of Annapolis, Eloise Richardson dusted herself off and continued to connect with people. She loved people, both young and old.
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St. Paul: What's in a name? Love for a library and for a former mayor

St. Paul: What's in a name? Love for a library and for a former mayor | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
One of St. Paul's most treasured buildings will bear the name of a man who loves it, becoming George Latimer Central Library.
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THE OAK RIDGE PUBLIC LIBRARY IS ALL ABOUT SCIENCE, SPACE AND SUPERHEROES THIS SUMMER! | Welcome to the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee

THE OAK RIDGE PUBLIC LIBRARY IS ALL ABOUT SCIENCE, SPACE AND SUPERHEROES THIS SUMMER! | Welcome to the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

Details on their summer reading program and registration.

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Under Construction: $50 million UTC library to open spring 2015

Under Construction: $50 million UTC library to open spring 2015 | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

Project: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga library.

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Islanders now have access to 3.7 million library items

Islanders now have access to 3.7 million library items | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
The Kangaroo Island Library just got a whole lot bigger - to the tune of 3.7 million items!
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Why would you WANT to Fly? | The school library is the most important room in the school.

Why would you WANT to Fly? | The school library is the most important room in the school. | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
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Tennessee Legislation of 1955 Allowed Cities to Annex by Ordinance - 05/01/2014 - Chattanoogan.com

Tennessee Legislation of 1955 Allowed Cities to Annex by Ordinance - 05/01/2014 - Chattanoogan.com | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

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So, after first surfing the Web, off to the library I went to learn more. .."

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7 Big Myths About Libraries

7 Big Myths About Libraries | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Americans value their libraries, but there are still misconceptions about libraries that exist among folks who maybe haven't visited a library in a while... or haven't visited one ever!...
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Odds are pretty good that you've heard (or believe) one of these myths. No, libraries aren't always quiet. No, libraries aren't just for nerds. and No, libraries aren't just for books!

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Pre-Sells for Early Settlers Book Begins June 1

The Jonesborough Genealogical Society will publish the first of a three volume full colored set of books in its Early Settlers of Washington County, Tennessee series. The Early Settlers of Washingt...
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'The children love their new little section'

'The children love their new little section' | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
The Gary Soileau Community Center library has benefited from a $22,000 growth spurt.
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