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Turning the page: UTC's new $50 million library inches toward completion

Turning the page: UTC's new $50 million library inches toward completion | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Features of the new UTC library include: 38 study rooms
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State archives holds workshop on World War I, Alvin C. York

State archives holds workshop on World War I, Alvin C. York | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee State Library and Archives is holding a free workshop about the World War I documents and photographs available there. The session will focus on Tennessee war hero Alvin C.
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State archives holds workshop on World War I, Alvin C. York | 1510 WLAC

State archives holds workshop on World War I, Alvin C. York | 1510 WLAC | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Tennessee State Library and Archives is holding a free workshop about the World War I documents and photographs available there.
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State Library opens new exhibit focusing on Tennessee during the War of 1812

State Library opens new exhibit focusing on Tennessee during the War of 1812 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Tennessee State Library and Archives has opened a new, free exhibit focusing on Tennessee during the War of 1812.
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Art major McKinney’s odd job, inspirations for pieces

Art major McKinney’s odd job, inspirations for pieces | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Senior studio art major Lauren McKinney has spent her winter break as an intern restoring history at the Tennessee State Library and Archives in Nashville. Each day she works beside two conservators in the preservations lab..."

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Alexander seeks to strike health insurance mandate

Alexander seeks to strike health insurance mandate | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Some federal lawmakers, including U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., are targeting the linchpin of the Affordable Care Act even as eligible Blount County residents near the end of the current open enrollment to purchase insurance through the law.
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Celebration of Southern Lit set for April, evening events added

Celebration of Southern Lit set for April, evening events added | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...  An opening reception will take place on the top floor of the newly opened University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Library..."

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Down The Rabbit-Hole | Williamson County Public Library

Down The Rabbit-Hole | Williamson County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (January 27, 1832-January 14, 1898 — and yes, his birthday is this month) was better known by his nom de plume, Lewis Carroll..."

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"The Glorious 8th of January"

"The Glorious 8th of January" | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Tennessee State Library and Archives remembers the Battle of New Orleans on its 200th anniversary.
For nearly two weeks the drama unfolded.
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Free Adult Internet Safety Class Offered at Knoxville Public Library Saturday | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on

Free Adult Internet Safety Class Offered at Knoxville Public Library Saturday | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"There’s still time to sign up for an adult internet safety class at the Knoxville Public Library..."

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Second Annual Chattanooga Zine Fest - Call For Submissions Now Open - Chattanoogan.com

Second Annual Chattanooga Zine Fest - Call For Submissions Now Open - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Chattanooga Public Library and UTC’s Society of Ink and Paper will host the second annual Chattanooga Zine Fest, a festival of independently produced books and magazines, on May 16 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on the 4th Floor of the Library’s downtown branch. The event is free and open to the public..."

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Enrollment events planned before ACA deadline

Enrollment events planned before ACA deadline | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
After Feb. 15, those who don't have health insurance face a tax penalty. Luckily, several options exist for those who need help choosing a plan through the federal marketplace.
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TL v60n3: History of the Library at UT Chattanooga - Tennessee Library Association

TL v60n3: History of the Library at UT Chattanooga - Tennessee Library Association | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Now may be a good time to remember how far the UTC library has come.

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Something, Anything to screen at Lawson McGhee Library | Knox County Public Library

Something, Anything to screen at Lawson McGhee Library | Knox County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 2:00 followed by a director's talk
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Hodges Library adds extra Sunday hours - News and Events - Libraries: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Hodges Library adds extra Sunday hours - News and Events - Libraries: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Beginning February 1, the John C. Hodges Library will open its doors at 10 a.m. on Sundays. The library is opening two hours earlier on a trial basis..."

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Library's Art Contest (prizes!) -- Deadline is Feb. 8 - News and Events - Libraries: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Library's Art Contest (prizes!) -- Deadline is Feb. 8 - News and Events - Libraries: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
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Lewisburg awarded Green Development Grant for park

Lewisburg awarded Green Development Grant for park | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Johnson City -- $25,000 to address stormwater runoff at the Public Library, and community and school education events, workshops, and guided tours on green infrastructure....

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Baby, It's Cold Outside Reading Club Winners!

Baby, It's Cold Outside Reading Club Winners! | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Art Circle Public Library reading club winners for week 1.

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Back to your roots: Ulster Historical Foundation seminar slated for March 20 at library

Back to your roots: Ulster Historical Foundation seminar slated for March 20 at library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Ulster Historical Foundation will present “Tracing Your Irish and Scots-Irish Roots” March 20 at the Blount County Public Library.
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Council agrees to fund plans for Family Justice Center

Council agrees to fund plans for Family Justice Center | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...  The Council pulled $1.5 million dollars from two accounts-- $1 million from the Brainerd Mission Community Projects and $500,000 from the Eastgate Public Library Relocation funds. The recommendation to pull the funds came from Mayor Andy Berke's administration..."

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Reluctant Warrior Alvin York Subject of Next TSLA Workshop

Reluctant Warrior Alvin York Subject of Next TSLA Workshop | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
He was a reluctant warrior who was denied conscientious objector status and agreed to combat duty only after a commander convinced him that doing so wouldn't conflict with his religious beliefs.
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Historical Tennessee Maps presentation at Nashville Public Library on January 27

Historical Tennessee Maps presentation at Nashville Public Library on January 27 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
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Seminar on funeral planning will be Jan. 28

Seminar on funeral planning will be Jan. 28 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Life and Legacy will host a seminar at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28 at the Blount County Public Library.
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Not Just Books - Episode #025 - YouTube

Not Just Books - Episode #025. Hosted by Dolores Greenwald, WC Library Director. Guests: Phillip McAndrew, Chris Henson and Stacy Parish
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Weekend Warriors: Here's What Scene Staffers Are Doing This Weekend

Weekend Warriors: Here's What Scene Staffers Are Doing This Weekend | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

...really looking forward to being back in town in time to see Frank Portman read from King Dork Approximately at the Green Hills branch of the Nashville Public Library on Monday...."

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