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Plan has Metro Archives moving to downtown library

Plan has Metro Archives moving to downtown library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Metro officials are eying the relocation of the Metro Archives into the city’s downtown library building in a move that would clear the current Green Hills property for private development..."

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There is "A Place For Everyone At The Table" at the Tennessee Library Association's 2015 Conference

There is "A Place For Everyone At The Table" at the Tennessee Library Association's 2015 Conference | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Reserve your place at our table and register for our 2015 conference, "A Place for Everyone at the Table". Early bird registration is available until Monday, March 30.  The hotel rate will also increase after March 30, so save yourself some money and register today!

 

Registration for the Tennessee Library Association 2015 annual conference at: http://www.tnla.org/?page=2015Conference

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‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Next Up For Book Group

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Next Up For Book Group | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Friends of the Library invite the public to attend a discussion of Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaid’s Tale” at noon Wednesday, May 20, in the Big Spring Room at the Greeneville-Greene County Public Library.
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Empathy makes good writers

Empathy makes good writers | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Abani spoke Friday at the inaugural Friends of the Library Literary Symposium. He spoke at 1 p.m. at the Jackson-Madison County Library's downtown location with plans to appear at 6 p.m. in the auditorium at the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus..".

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Gay marriage opponents point to procreation, states' rights

Gay marriage opponents point to procreation, states' rights | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... On Fowler's cluttered office desk, among paperwork, was the book "A. Lincoln." The biography of the president who led the nation during the Civil War is Fowler's current loan from the Williamson County Public Library..."

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Tennessee Trademark Protection: An Affordable Way to Protect A Slogan or Logo

Tennessee Trademark Protection: An Affordable Way to Protect A Slogan or Logo | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...Whether a mark already has been federally registered can be investigated at either the Memphis and Shelby County Public Library and Information Center or at the Stevenson Science Library at Vanderbilt University. Both libraries are designated as Patent and Trademark Depository Libraries in Tennessee..."

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Great People With Computers, Newspapers and a VIEW - Review of Johnson City Public Library, Johnson City, TN - TripAdvisor

Check to see what is being said about your library and if you are listed!

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Outdoor events calendar: April 23-May 3

Outdoor events calendar: April 23-May 3 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Maryville Last Friday Art Walk East Tennessee Wanderers at 865-984-1513 5 p.m. at Blount County Library..."

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TLA New Member Roundtable Social on April 22 at annual conference

TLA New Member Roundtable Social on April 22 at annual conference | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
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New Issue of Tennessee Libraries, 65:1 - Tennessee Library Association

New Issue of Tennessee Libraries, 65:1 - Tennessee Library Association | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Issue 65:1 of Tennessee Libraries is now available online at http://www.tnla.org/?page=TL65_1. The issue features articles from two UT SIS graduate students, Alexandria Quesenberry and Kim Woodring, as well as book reviews edited by Kathy Campbell and articles by TL technology columnist David Ratledge and TLA Intellectual Freedom Committee Co-Chair Anthony Prince. 

 

Reminder: We will be publishing articles related to TLA Annual Conference presentations in the June issue (65:2). Please see the Call for Papers for more information on submissions: http://www.tnla.org/?33

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Franklin: Summer Reading Program Kick-Off - Best Events

Franklin: Summer Reading Program Kick-Off - Best Events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

May 28, 2015 at Williamson County Public Library System in Franklin, TN. Start the summer with an amazing performance by Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory. Come enjoy “A Wild Good Chase” with us! In A Wild Goose Chase!, Matt takes the audience to a world filled with …

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County library continues to offer seed exchange

County library continues to offer seed exchange | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Seeds continue to be donated by gardeners, organizations and businesses in Williamson County for the library's seed exchange program.
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Archivist Tom Kanon examines Tennessee's role in War of 1812 in ‘Tennesseans at War: 1812-1815'

Archivist Tom Kanon examines Tennessee's role in War of 1812 in ‘Tennesseans at War: 1812-1815' | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Volunteer State, as every Tennessee schoolchild is taught, is a nickname rooted in the overwhelming turnout of Tennesseans for the War of 1812.
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Education foundation hopes for more Freedom Schools

Education foundation hopes for more Freedom Schools | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Children's Defense Fund founder Marian Wright Edelman asks Nashville for more support of Freedom Schools.
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PARIS TN: NEWS NUGGETS - library offered free computer classes

PARIS TN: NEWS NUGGETS - library offered free computer classes | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Rhea Public Library is offering a free class from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday to help students raise their ACT scores..."

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UT offering free online collection of Smokies photos, films

UT offering free online collection of Smokies photos, films | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A collection of photos and home movies of the Smokies from the 1940s to 1960s is available online from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Libraries. According to the school, the William Derris Collection contains 334 slides and 12 film clips, which are accompanied by folk songs performed by local musicians.
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Truman Club donates $1,000 to library foundation in memory of - Tip' Smith

Truman Club donates $1,000 to library foundation in memory of - Tip' Smith | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Harry S. Truman Club of Bradley County has donated $1,000 to the Foundation for the Cleveland-Bradley County Public Library. THE TRUMAN CLUB of Bradley County recently presented a $1,000 gift to the Library Foundation..."

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Theater roundup: What not to miss this week

Theater roundup: What not to miss this week | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Shakespeare’s birthday bash, balcony scene...:"  Nashville Public Library last Sunday.

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Artist Mimi Terry not your typical 7-year-old

Artist Mimi Terry not your typical 7-year-old | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Mimi Terry has lots in common with other 7-year-olds.She loves dogs.She plays the piano.She mostly loves her older brother.But then there are things that set her apart from most..."

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Hot Spots for Rent

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"Beginning Wednesday, April 22, HotSpot devices are available for rent at the Blount County Public Library..."

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My Music City Mommy - Family Savings - Nashville Tennessee: Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Program

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There is "A Place For Everyone At The Table" at the Tennessee Library Association's 2015 Conference

There is "A Place For Everyone At The Table" at the Tennessee Library Association's 2015 Conference | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Reserve your place at our table and register for our 2015 conference, "A Place for Everyone at the Table". Early bird registration is available until Monday, March 30.  The hotel rate will also increase after March 30, so save yourself some money and register today!

 

Registration for the Tennessee Library Association 2015 annual conference at: http://www.tnla.org/?page=2015Conference

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Play Chess at the Blount County Public Library: Every Thursday - Events — B97.5 The Bee - Today's Hits & All Your Favorites - Knoxville, TN

Play Chess at the Blount County Public Library: Every Thursday - Events — B97.5 The Bee - Today's Hits & All Your Favorites - Knoxville, TN | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Thursdays, 1 until 4 p.m., “Play Chess at the Library: Every Thursday.” Middle and high school students (or any age) are invited to play chess. Tom Jobe coaches most Thursdays in the Teen Central area of the library.
Once per month: “Sanctioned Chess Tournament,” coordinated by Tom Jobe, is held at the library in the Teen Central area. (FREE)
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Everyone is a Leader

Presented by Ruth Kinnersley and Dolores Greenwald.

 

And don't miss the pre conference on Weds afternoon at the TLA annual conference!

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Kids celebrate Dr. Seuss' 111th birthday

Kids celebrate Dr. Seuss' 111th birthday | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Happy birthday to Dr. Seuss! His birthday, March 2, is also National Read Across America Day. Dr. Seuss would have been 111-years-old Monday. In celebration, schools and libraries across
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Urban libraries a haven for homeless in Chattanooga, state

Urban libraries a haven for homeless in Chattanooga, state | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Jeffery Bailey spends nearly every day at the main library in downtown Nashville.
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