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Library Love Bomb: Heather

Library Love Bomb: Heather | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
Tomorrow: KDL millage election A life-long library user and KDL volunteer says libraries belong to everyone, and that everyone should be invested in keeping them around. httpv://youtu.be/gkdS00S40G...
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15 things you didn't know you could get at the library

15 things you didn't know you could get at the library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
You can borrow a lot more than the latest thriller or romance novel.
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Dawn Matheson's curator insight, August 7, 2014 5:27 PM

Libraries are a community resource for all kinds of things ... not just books!

 

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Brynwood Needleworks: Benton County Quilt Block Trail...

Brynwood Needleworks: Benton County Quilt Block Trail... | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

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A public meeting was held at the Benton County Library to see if there was any interest in a quilt trail within the county, hoping to get twenty participants. With a grant from the Tennessee River Resort District for materials, the project began in the spring of 2010..."
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TSLA to Hold Workshop on Researching TN Supreme Court Records - TNReport

TSLA to Hold Workshop on Researching TN Supreme Court Records - TNReport | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"... And during the next session of TSLA’s free workshop series, State Librarian and Archivist Chuck Sherrill will provide tips on navigating through those files. The workshop will be held from 9:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. August 23 in TSLA’s building, which is located at 403 Seventh Avenue North, directly west of the State Capitol building in downtown Nashville..."

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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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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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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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Homebound Service Delivers The Library To Those In Need - The Lakewood Observer

Homebound Service Delivers The Library To Those In Need - The Lakewood Observer | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

"Lakewood residents are lucky to have a world-class Library in their city, but many times the elderly or sick cannot make it through the doors to take advantage of all the great books, magazines, music and movies the Library offers. That is where some dedicated Library employees come in who bring the Library to their doorstep..."

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White House Inn Library & Museum: Library News

White House Inn Library & Museum: Library News | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it

New hours added to the week starting Aug 2.

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Libraries will always be the place to be [Commentary]

Libraries will always be the place to be [Commentary] | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
As your stereotypical bookworm-y kid, I used to love going to the library growing up. In elementary school, I checked out so many books that I had to set a limit just so I wouldn't be overwhelmed carrying them all and they wouldn't take up a ton of space in my room.
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'Crate Lady' has love of our library

'Crate Lady' has love of our library | Libraries in Demand | Scoop.it
The St. Clair County Library System has been an invaluable part of my children's education.
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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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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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