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A Carrot for College Performance: More Money

A Carrot for College Performance: More Money | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

The library at Tennessee Tech was once full of books, but the school decided the books could go elsewhere. It was more important to renovate the space, and turn it into an inviting Learning Commons. On a recent afternoon, it was full of students working together at tables.

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Honors and Awards - Tennessee Library Association

Honors and Awards - Tennessee Library Association | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

We are starting to take nominations for awards. Check out the awards available. Nominate someone by filling out the form that appears when you click on "Submit a Nomination"

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Free legal advice offered in Blount County

Free legal advice offered in Blount County | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Legal Aid of East Tennessee and Blount County Public Library will host a free Legal Advice Clinic from 9:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25 at the library.
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THATCamp to offer inspiration, resources on digital humanities

THATCamp to offer inspiration, resources on digital humanities | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Humanities and Technology Camp (THATCamp), described as a collaborative
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Blount County Library sponsors seminar on living with PTSD

Blount County Library sponsors seminar on living with PTSD | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
From soldiers returning from a war zone to family members who have experienced traumas such as rape or abuse, Blount County Library says Post Traumatic Stress Disorder affects many families in the area. That's why the library decided to host a lecture called "Hope for People with PTSD.
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Dyersburg Women's Club celebrates 100 years

'... One hundred years ago the DWC helped bring a public library to the community..."

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Friends of McIver's Grant Public Library offer American Girl giveaway

"Isabelle Palmer is an American Girl. The latest in the American Girl doll and book series, Isabelle is patiently waiting at McIver's Grant Public Library to go home with one lucky young lady just in time for the Thanksgiving holidays..."

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Take Charge of Your Diabetes Program Workshops #1

Take Charge of Your Diabetes Program Workshops #1 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Date/Time Date(s) - Tuesday, October 21, 20141:00 pm - 3:00 pm Location Williamson County Public Library Category(ies) Classes, Education, & Workshops Diabetes is a complicated disease that can strike fear, confusion, and helplessness in diagnosed people and caregivers. People with diabetes must deal not only with their disease, but also with the impact this has on their lives and emotions. A self-management approach to diabetes education gives people the knowledge, tools and confidence to take
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Free legal advice offered in Blount County

Free legal advice offered in Blount County | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Legal Aid of East Tennessee and Blount County Public Library will host a free Legal Advice Clinic from 9:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25 at the library.
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The Friends Of The Chattanooga Public Library Announce The Fall Book Sale - 10/17/2014 - Chattanoogan.com

The Friends Of The Chattanooga Public Library Announce The Fall Book Sale - 10/17/2014 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"On Nov. 8-18 the book sale for the Friends of the Chattanooga Public Library will take place at Eastgate Town Center..."

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Nashville library renovations ramp up

Nashville library renovations ramp up | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
New construction, plus renovations, make for library system's busiest time.
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Zombie Run at the Bethesda Library!

Zombie Run at the Bethesda Library! | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Join Us for the ZOMBIE RUN The Zombie Run, sponsored by Friends of Bethesda Library, will begin at 8 am on Saturday, October 25.  It's a 5K run/walk that begins in front of the Bethesda library! No...
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Mommy and Me

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Mommy and Me story time will be hosted in the conference room for
mothers/fathers and their children ages 0–2. Come and enjoy listening to stories and a group fun time with other parents and small children. Helping a child’s develop an interest in books is truly rewarding. 

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UT’s ONSF Makes Changes to Serve Growing Student Interest | Tennessee Today

UT’s ONSF Makes Changes to Serve Growing Student Interest | Tennessee Today | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... In an effort to increase visibility and be more accessible, ONSF—which has its main office in the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy—now has a satellite office in Hodges Library, Room 220K, with the Student Success Center. Meetings, workshops, interviews, and seminars are held in Hodges..."

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Williamson County Health Department & UT Extension Offering Free Take Charge of Your Diabetes Program Workshops

Williamson County Health Department & UT Extension Offering Free Take Charge of Your Diabetes Program Workshops | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
For more information, or to sign up for the program, please contact Patsy Watkins, FCS Agent at 790-5721, or pwatkin2@utk.edu. Diabetes is a complicated disease that can strike fear, confusion, and...
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Voting site restrictions raise First Amendment concerns

Voting site restrictions raise First Amendment concerns | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Nashville voting site restrictions raise First Amendment concerns
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Jonesborough couple looks to restock little free library after theft

Jonesborough couple looks to restock little free library after theft | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Take a book, and leave a book. It is a concept that is the centerpiece for the program Little Free Library. As we told you Sunday, seven of those free libraries made their debut in the Tree Streets neighborhood of Johnson City. Monday we found out an existing Little Free Library in our region has become a target for criminals in Jonesborough.
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To Kill a Mockingbird to be shown at Movies on Market Square, Friday, October 17

To Kill a Mockingbird to be shown at Movies on Market Square, Friday, October 17 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Knox County Public Library's Movies on Market Square will show To Kill A Mockingbird this Friday, October 17, in downtown Knoxville..."

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Library Celebrates Facelift From 'Friends'

Library Celebrates  Facelift From 'Friends' | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Greeneville-Greene County Public Library celebrated a new look at an open house on Sunday.
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Yet Another Nifty Bookish Fountain

Yet Another Nifty Bookish Fountain | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
This one's outside the Chattanooga Public Library. Found via Book Mania via SeeMidTN.com(akaBrent)'s Flikr page
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Creature Feature at the Jonesborough Library - Arts Calendar - A! Magazine for the Arts

Creature Feature at the Jonesborough Library - Arts Calendar - A! Magazine for the Arts | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"et in the Halloween spirit and visit the Jonesborough Library Oct. 30 at 6:30 p.m. for a Creature Feature. The movie is, "The Creature from the Black Lagoon," a black & white science fiction movie from 1..."

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Hope for people with PTSD; Author discusses dealing with mental illness at library

Hope for people with PTSD; Author discusses dealing with mental illness at library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Dr. Sales has published two novels, Saving Superman and Attack
from Within, narrated by Pete, a young man with PTSD. She wrote these books as fast paced and easy to read action stories.
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PARIS TN: NEWS NUGGETS - Computer classes set

PARIS TN: NEWS NUGGETS - Computer classes set | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Jameson Winston will teach a basic computer class from 5-7 p.m. Oct. 24 and Oct. 29 at Rhea Public Library, 400 W. Washington St. in Paris..."

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From the Stacks @ Humboldt Library : #howilibrary: Its About More Than Books

From the Stacks @ Humboldt Library : #howilibrary: Its About More Than Books | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
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