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The library should be your winter destination

The library should be your winter destination | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Winter can be a difficult time to find affordable, close-to-home activities for children. One option is to bring them to the public library once a week. It’s free and there is so much for them to do.
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Why You Should Resolve To Use The Library Every Day In 2015

Why You Should Resolve To Use The Library Every Day In 2015 | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Every January millions of people make resolutions to improve themselves in some way. Whether it's to eat healthier, volunteer more often or learn a new language many of these people give up after only a few months for various reasons, mostly because ...
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Ode to the Public Library

Ode to the Public Library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
I’ve got THE BEST money-saving, freebie deal to share with you today. This is the big one friends. A completely legit, no coupon code required, money-saving deal that will blow your mind. What if I told you that by using this deal, my family has saved over $4,000 dollars in the last six months alone in free books? Free books! We don’t get to keep them of course, this d
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Winters students love their Box Top-funded library | The Valley Breeze

Winters students love their Box Top-funded library | The Valley Breeze | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
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The Internet of Things Plan To Make Libraries and Museums Awesomer

The Internet of Things Plan To Make Libraries and Museums Awesomer | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Are cultural institutions the environment iBeacon has been waiting for?
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Friends of the Libraries: Libraries provide bang for your buck

Friends of the Libraries: Libraries provide bang for your buck | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Some years ago, I was talking to a city official about the need to expand our library space in Costa Mesa. I was told that libraries didn't produce money, so it was hard to get the public to invest in a bond issue. I wish I had known then what I have since learned: that libraries do bring a strong return on investment to the community.
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Numbers tell quite a story about library district's customers

Numbers tell quite a story about library district's customers | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
You embrace convenience, technology and, of course, reading
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Showing Love to the Montclair Public Library: My First Chapter - Baristanet

Showing Love to the Montclair Public Library: My First Chapter - Baristanet | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
This essay is part of the Montclair Public Library Foundation’s third annual “My First Chapter” series. These essays are in support of the Montclair Public Library. This installment, which first appeared in the Montclair Timesand is reprinted here with permission, is from Benilde Little, the author of four novels and the upcoming memoir, “Welcome to …
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Library, school system bring free e-books to Madison Co. students

Library, school system bring free e-books to Madison Co. students | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson-Madison County Library officials say a new system they recently bought is going to make more books accessible to students in the entire school system.The library's director, Dinah Harris, says more than 12,000 books are available in the new One Click Digital system.
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Hannah Conway to Discuss Her Book the Wounded Warrior’s Wife at Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library: Discover Clarksville TN

Hannah Conway to Discuss Her Book the Wounded Warrior’s Wife at Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library: Discover Clarksville TN | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"On December 22nd At 5:00pm Hannah Conway will be at the Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library to discuss her book the Wounded Warrior’s Wife..."

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Showing Love to the Montclair Public Library: My First Chapter - Baristanet

Showing Love to the Montclair Public Library: My First Chapter - Baristanet | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
This essay is part of the Montclair Public Library Foundation’s third annual “My First Chapter” series. These essays are in support of the Montclair Public Library. This installment, which first appeared in the Montclair Times and is reprinted here with permission, is from Don Katz, a former Montclair Public Library board member, author and the …
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Pam's points: New latte library has nothing on Butch Jones — costwise, anyway

Pam's points: New latte library has nothing on Butch Jones — costwise, anyway | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Seems to me the new library at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga — while it may need a donor to help pay for it — doesn't need a new name.
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Art events around town | CommercialAppeal.com

Art events around town | CommercialAppeal.com | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar: Richard L. Copley: “Italy” through Dec. 29. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Call 901-415-2700.
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Lindale library will remain open

Lindale library will remain open | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Tyler, Texas(KETK) —  The Lindale Library offers several different services to its residents and has been a real treasure to the community.
Recent financial issues put the library in fear
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Local artist Daniel Rotsztain draws all 99 Toronto libraries | Toronto Star

Local artist Daniel Rotsztain draws all 99 Toronto libraries  | Toronto Star | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Project was born out of a conversation a local artist had with friends about their favourite library branches.
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A building permit valued at $921,716 was issued Monday for the Teen Learning Lab at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library. - Memphis Business Journal

A building permit valued at $921,716 was issued Monday for the Teen Learning Lab at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library. - Memphis Business Journal | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
A $900,000 building permit was issued Monday for the Teen Learning Lab at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library.
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Children's author unveils new school library to excited pupils

Children's author unveils new school library to excited pupils | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
"Books are more than adventure machines, they take us inside the hearts and minds of different types of people."
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A library love story | Opinion - Islands' Sounder

A library love story | Opinion - Islands' Sounder | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
A preemptive apology to readers. This article is chock full of sentimentality. I tried to edit out any hint of schmaltziness but the task feels insurmountable.
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To all the libraries I have loved

To all the libraries I have loved | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
ONCE, in a library, I experienced a lovely, tiny act of kindness.
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Crossville's Art Circle Public Library's Public Internet Lab

Crossville's Art Circle Public Library's Public Internet Lab | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
The Art Circle Public Library in Crossville has a Public Internet Lab in the lower level of the building with 8 computers for public use. The library hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday ...
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JMC Library holds community holiday party

JMC Library holds community holiday party | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
JACKSON, Tenn.-In north Jackson Wednesday, a special holiday lunch was given to some less fortunate residents of Jackson.The Jackson-Madison County Library's "Community Holiday Party" was held for many of the residents that often call the library a "safe haven" from the cold.
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'We love our library'

'We love our library' | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Children threw their support behind a campaign to stop libraries from being “ripped away”.
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Lost Memphis: East End Park - Ask Vance - December 2014

Lost Memphis: East End Park - Ask Vance - December 2014 | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"... My pal Laura Cunningham gets credit for organizing a pile of old photo albums that had been donated to the history department of the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library..."

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