"This year has produced a bountiful crop of fine fiction. In the spirit of yearend retrospectives and top ten lists, I asked each staff member to choose which book published during this year she liked best. Our 2014 recommendations will be revealed in this column and the next...."
" ...Something special will be added in each of the boxes. Don Reynolds, President of Friends of Tennessee Libraries, and Retired Director of the Nolichucky Regional Library, generously purchased and planted a gift book in each nutrition box on behalf of Friends of the Library. It is a beautifully illustrated picture book that presents the epic Clement C. Moore poem “The Night Before Christmas.” ..."
Pitts-Murdock Leading Library's Teen Services Memphis Daily News What attracted you to the Memphis Library? I am continually inspired by the mission of the Memphis Public Library and Information Center.
In Tennessee today, it is not unusual to see film crews around the state, whether filming a TV show like ABC’s “Nashville” or making movies like “The Green Mile,” “The Firm,” or “Walk the Line.” In 1959, however, the filming of an entire major...
Adam Southern and Jackie Burkeen of the Maury County Public Library accept Maury County history books from Colleen Farrell and Susan E. Jones, of the Maury County Historical Society. The books will be used at the Columbia and Mt. Pleasant libraries. (Courtesy photo)
Beginning on this day 150 years ago, the Confederate army launched a desperate assault on federal forces in Nashville as part of Confederate General John Bell Hood's attempt to threaten Union-held territory and lure General William T.
Did you ever wonder if Santa was able to deliver presents during the Civil War or what children asked him to bring them in the 1800s? Well, wonder no more. Let items from the Tennessee State Library and Archives answer your St.
"...In fact, hardly anyone knew about it until after his death when a select delegation of friends scheduled a meeting with administrators at The Bristol Public Library to deliver a message revealed in his last will and testament..."