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Pictures from the McIver's Grant Public Library's Move

Pictures from the McIver's Grant Public Library's Move | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Settled behind the desk in her new office, McIver's Grant Public Library Director Dara Gonzales chats with Library Board member Porter Ryland and coordinates last-minute details of the move into the library's new facility.
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TLA Annual Conference 2014: Tell Your Story

TLA Annual Conference 2014: Tell Your Story | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Have you registered for the TLA Annual Conference in Murfreesboro yet?  You won’t want to miss it!

 

Rick Bragg will be out keynote speaker at the General Session on Thursday.  Georgia McBride is speaking at the CYA Luncheon and Chuck Sherrill is the featured speaker for the Trustee and Friends Luncheon.

 

April 16 is the conference Early Bird registration deadline.  April 9 is the deadline to reserve a room at the Embassy Suites at the conference rate, and as of last Thursday, there were only a few rooms left in the conference block.  So don’t delay – you won’t want to miss it!

 

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Carnegie Library in Harriman TN - photos

Carnegie Library in Harriman TN - photos | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"An Historic Carnegie Library built in 1909. Harriman's Carnegie Library was..."

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The University of Tennessee Joins HathiTrust | News and Events - UT Libraries News

The University of Tennessee Joins HathiTrust | News and Events - UT Libraries News | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The University of Tennessee, Knoxville has become the newest member ofHathiTrust (www.hathitrust.org), a partnership of major academic and research libraries collaborating in an extraordinary digital library initiative to preserve and provide access to the published record in digital form..."

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Retired librarian selected as Erin's Lord High Mayor

Retired librarian selected as Erin's Lord High Mayor | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Recently retired Houston County Library Director Kay French has been selected as the Lord High Mayor for the 52nd Irish Day festivities through March 15 in Erin.
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Geek the Library -- Literally

Geek the Library -- Literally | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...At Coffee County Lannom Library in Tullahoma, Tennessee, a masked library supporter, TK-7693, simultaneously wished to help spread library awareness and lay to rest the rumors that all stormtroopers are one-dimensional-brainless-sith-lord-followers-who-can't-shoot-straight.,,"

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Ms. Cheap: Race to volunteer for Country Music Marathon

Ms. Cheap: Race to volunteer for Country Music Marathon | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Puppets at Nashville Public Library and Friends books sale at Brentwood Public Library

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TLA Annual Conference 2014: Tell Your Story

TLA Annual Conference 2014: Tell Your Story | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Have you registered for the TLA Annual Conference in Murfreesboro yet?  You won’t want to miss it!

 

Rick Bragg will be out keynote speaker at the General Session on Thursday.  Georgia McBride is speaking at the CYA Luncheon and Chuck Sherrill is the featured speaker for the Trustee and Friends Luncheon.

 

April 16 is the conference Early Bird registration deadline.  April 9 is the deadline to reserve a room at the Embassy Suites at the conference rate, and as of last Thursday, there were only a few rooms left in the conference block.  So don’t delay – you won’t want to miss it!

 

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‘Understanding Home Health Care’ topic of Wednesday program

‘Understanding Home Health Care’ topic of Wednesday program | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Brian K. Tuggle will present a program on home health care Wednesday at the Blount County Public Library.
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Local artist brings spring to library art wall

"Spring has arrived on the art wall at McIver's Grant Public Library. Artist Paula Prather Woody's collection..."
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Searching for Miss Mary: Local DAR chapter looking for history related to the late Mary Timberlake

Searching for Miss Mary: Local DAR chapter looking for history related to the late Mary Timberlake | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... When Taylor began her research, she contacted the Tennessee Room at the Jackson-Madison County Public Library and she found that there was little available about her life..."

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The Loafer Online | ETSU poets to read their work at Johnson City Public Library event

The Loafer Online | ETSU poets to read their work at Johnson City Public Library event | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Dr. Jesse Graves, a faculty member in the East Tennessee State University Department of Literature and Language, will speak at the Johnson City Public Library..."

 
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Dyersburg State Gazette: Paula Woody display arrives at McIver's Grant Public Library

"The artwork of Paula Prather Woody brings springtime to the art wall..."

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Discover the Tennessee Electronic Library

The Tennessee Electronic Library is a free online library with resources you’d normally have to pay for online, like practice tests, articles, and World Book Encyclopedia.…
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Library Corner, April 20, 2014 | Cleveland Bradley County Public Library

Library Corner, April 20, 2014 | Cleveland Bradley County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"There are still tickets available for the Author Evening Event featuring Chris Griffith sponsored by the Friends of the Library Association.  Come hear his “Crime Thriller Talk” April 24th at the Cleveland Country Club beginning at 7:30 p.m..." plus other events

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Tennessee libraries embrace inner 'geek' in campaign

Tennessee libraries embrace inner 'geek' in campaign | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Libraries across Tennessee hope you'll 'geek.'
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Latest book in series shares Blount County history

Latest book in series shares Blount County history | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
A long time newspaper writer has been busy signing his latest book. Smokies Snapshots is the ninth in a series of books about Blount County history.
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The Public Library as Publisher | lj.libraryjournal.com

The Public Library as Publisher | lj.libraryjournal.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

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As word of Provincetown’s efforts hit the national news, Director Dolores Greenwald of the Williamson County (TN) Public Library was inspired to reach out to the library’s backyard neighbor—Ingram Books—and see if it couldn’t do something similar. “The motivation…was the desire for the library to move in the direction of being content creators, not just content curators,” said Greenwald..."

 

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Clarksville students battle over book knowledge

Clarksville students battle over book knowledge | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Teams from all seven local high schools competed in the seventh annual Battle of the Books competition Wednesday as they vied for trophy honors and a limo ride to a free lunch.
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Fairview Elementary librarian named Teaching with Primary Sources at Middle Tennessee State University’s 2014 Educator-in-Residence

Fairview Elementary librarian named Teaching with Primary Sources at Middle Tennessee State University’s 2014 Educator-in-Residence | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Fairview Elementary School media specialist Suzanne Costner has been named Teaching with Primary Sources at Middle Tennessee State University’s 2014 Educator-in-Residence.
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Fairview okays $84K toward library expansion

Fairview okays $84K toward library expansion | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"During the April 3 City Commission meeting, the Fairview Board of Commissioners approved spending up to $84,000..."

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Civil War artifacts archived at library | The Mountain Press

Civil War artifacts archived at library | The Mountain Press | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
"Representatives from the Tennessee State Library and Archives and the Tennessee State Museum were at the King Family Library Thursday ..."
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Maury County, TN : Calendar of Events : Saturday Mornings and Sneaky

Maury County, TN : Calendar of Events : Saturday Mornings and Sneaky | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Sabrina Hayes, author of Saturday Mornings and Sneaky, will be at the library on Saturday, April 19th to read her book..."

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Make-A-Thon at the Williamson County Public Library

Make-A-Thon at the Williamson County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Williamson County Public Library will be hosting the 2nd of Creativity from 10am-4pm on Saturday, May 3, 2014..."

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WestStar Leadership visits Dyer County

"...McIver's Grant Public Library hosted the morning portion of the group's tour of Dyersburg on Friday, April 11..."

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PARIS TN: Jazzing up library

PARIS TN: Jazzing up library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Friends of the Rhea Public Library want to jazz things up.
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