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Library in top 200 of reading - Sevier County Library System

Library in top 200 of reading - Sevier County Library System | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Sevier County Library System has made it into the top 200 libraries and received a special kit to help encourage kids to read..."

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Tennessee Library Association: Awards Nominations Being Accepted Now

Tennessee Library Association: Awards Nominations Being Accepted Now | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Recognize a staff librarian and library worker via TLA!  There are several different awards available for staff in different libraries and different departments.  Don't wait if you know someone wonderful, nominate them today!  

 

Nomination deadlines range from Nov 22 to Dec 1!

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Northside’s Kennedy signs with Chattanooga | The Sun News | Macon.com

Northside’s Kennedy signs with Chattanooga | The Sun News | Macon.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Northside senior Christian Kennedy accepted an offer to play basketball and continue his education at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga during a Nov. 16 ceremony at the school.

 

Signing took place in the school media center.

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Tennessee Library Association: Awards Nominations Being Accepted Now

Tennessee Library Association: Awards Nominations Being Accepted Now | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

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Explore your family tree at state library

Explore your family tree at state library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Thanksgiving will usher in a celebration of family history at the Tennessee State Library and Archives... "

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State Library and Archives Continues Thanksgiving Weekend Tradition - 11/19/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

State Library and Archives Continues Thanksgiving Weekend Tradition - 11/19/2012 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...If you’re in the Nashville area Saturday, you may want to visit the Tennessee State Library and Archives (TSLA) for its second annual ‘Family History Day.’..."

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EDITORIAL: Extend ban on smoking to counties (Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library )

EDITORIAL: Extend ban on smoking to counties (Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library ) | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...The heart of the issue is the entrance to the Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library and the entrances to county offices at Veterans Plaza..."

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Limitless Libraries program thrives

Limitless Libraries program thrives | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Limitless Libraries, a program designed to give Metro students access to more books beyond their school library, has circulated nearly 25,000 library items in the first two months of the school year, Mayor Karl Dean announced last week..."

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Tennessee Remembers: Korean War and Vietnam War Veterans

Tennessee Remembers: Korean War and Vietnam War Veterans | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Tennessee State Library and Archives presents two new exhibits honoring Veterans of both the Korean War and the Vietnam War. The exhibits opened in the TSLA Lobby November 9th, 2012..." 

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Tennessee Library Association: Awards Nominations Being Accepted Now

Tennessee Library Association: Awards Nominations Being Accepted Now | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

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Library ending LSSI contract

Library ending LSSI contract | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Jackson-Madison County Library board of trustees voted at a specially called meeting this week to end its contract with LSSI, effective March 8 or a mutually agreed upon date, said Madison County Commissioner Jerry Bastin..."

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Cates Landing project targets March opening on NWTNTODAY.COM

Cates Landing project targets March opening on NWTNTODAY.COM | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"....The port authority’s next scheduled meeting is set for 9 a.m. Dec. 12 at the Obion County Public Library...."

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State Library and Archives exhibit focuses on lives of 2 Tennessee veterans

State Library and Archives exhibit focuses on lives of 2 Tennessee veterans | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

" ... the Tennessee State Library and Archives opens new exhibits telling the story of the Korean and Vietnam wars through the eyes of two Tennessee veterans."

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Tennessee Newspaper Digitization Project: University of Tennessee Libraries

Tennessee Newspaper Digitization Project: University of Tennessee Libraries | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville was founded in 1794 and was designated the state land-grant institution in 1879. The University now has nearly 26,000 students and 400 academic programs.
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Community Calendar 11-20-12 - includes area library events

Community Calendar 11-20-12 - includes area library events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Community Calendar 11-20-12 - The Community Calendar is a daily list of announcements of one-time events hosted by nonprofit groups....

 

FREE MEDICARE PART D HELP: SHIP Representatives from the Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging & Disability will be at the Millard Oakley Library in Livingston on Tuesday, Nov. 27, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m...Thursday, Nov. 29, from 9:30 am.-6 p.m....

 

BOOK SALE: Twice Told Tales, a used bookstore located at the Putnam County Library will be open on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Also open on Friday, Nov. 30, from 4-6 p.m. for members of the Putnam County Library Friends only....

 

GENEALOGY: The Upper Cumberland Genealogical Association will meet on Saturday at 2 p.m., at the P.C. Library conference room. Guest speaker Dr. Opless Walker..."

 

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AL Live Episode 1 featuring Jason Griffey, Head of Library Information Technology at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga,

"Last week's premiere American Libraries Live online presentation, "Library 2017: Tech at Warp Speed," headed up by Jason Griffey can be viewed online via YouTube..."

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Nominations Sought For James E. Ward Library Instruction Award for TLA - Deadline Dec. 1

Nominations Sought For James E. Ward Library Instruction Award for TLA - Deadline Dec. 1 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

The TLA Instruction Roundtable is still seeking nominations for the James E. Ward Library Instruction Award for TLA.

 

The award recognizes Any member of TLA who participates in the planning, execution, or evaluation of a continuing program or special project of library instruction for an academic, school, public, or special library. Where the significant contributions of more than one person are involved, the award may be shared.

 

If you know of a deserving person in your library who provides instruction, consider nominating them. The nomination form is available at http://www.tnla.org/displayemailforms.cfm?emailformnbr=46331

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“Understanding Medicare Plan Choices” presentation to be at the Blount County Public Library | The Knoxville Journal

“Understanding Medicare Plan Choices” presentation to be at the Blount County Public Library | The Knoxville Journal | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...They will make the same presentation at two different dates and times: Wednesday, November 28, at 11 a.m. at the library or Thursday, November 29, at 7 p.m. Seniors and their families are encouraged to attend..."

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TN Dept of State Press Releases -State Library & Archives Continues Thanksgiving Weekend Tradition

TN Dept of State Press Releases -State Library & Archives Continues Thanksgiving Weekend Tradition | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...If you’re in the Nashville area Saturday, you may want to visit the Tennessee State Library and Archives (TSLA) for its second annual ‘Family History Day.’.."

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Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library collects food for Manna Cafe in November

Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library collects food for Manna Cafe in November | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Montgomery County is sponsoring a non-perishable food drive for Manna Cafe during the month of November..."

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Collage artist brings work and workshop to Spring Hill Public Library

Collage artist brings work and workshop to Spring Hill Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The work of Nashville artist Nancy Bowron will be on display throughout November at Spring Hill Public Library..."

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History Lab: Combining Service Learning, Research Methods, and Digital Archives in Archive Journal - Issue 2, Fall 2012

History Lab: Combining Service Learning, Research Methods, and Digital Archives in Archive Journal - Issue 2, Fall 2012 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"This case study features the work of a student who took History Lab, an introductory history and service-learning course at Cleveland State Community College (CSCC)...

 

Requires id & password to proceed further than the initial page.

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Putnam County gives to non-profits not charities

Putnam County gives to non-profits not charities | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...The Putnam County Library is a joint venture funded primarily by the county and the City of Cookeville..."

 

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Sherrod Library launches ‘Food for Fines’ campaign - 11/8/2012 - East Tennessee State University

Sherrod Library launches ‘Food for Fines’ campaign - 11/8/2012 - East Tennessee State University | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Resolving overdue book fines at East Tennessee State Universitys Sherrod Library prevents borrowers from accruing additional charges, but in the months of November and December it will also help provide food to the..."

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