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Leiper's Fork: Want to be an Outlaw? Saturday is your chance

Leiper's Fork: Want to be an Outlaw? Saturday is your chance | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Friends of the Leiper’s Fork Library would like to thank all the volunteers and customers at the recent book sale for their support. All proceeds from the sale will directly benefit the Leiper’s Fork Library."

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I Love My Librarian Award | At Your Library

I Love My Librarian Award | At Your Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Nominations for the 2012 Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Awards are open through September 12.

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Tennessee Library Association: TL: Call for Papers

Tennessee Library Association: TL: Call for Papers | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Tennessee Libraries is now accepting articles for the December 2012 and March 2013 issues.


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Tennessee Library Association : Nominating Committee Seeks Candidates

Tennessee Library Association : Nominating Committee Seeks Candidates | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

The Nominating Committee is seeking candidates for TLA Vice President/President Elect and Recording Secretary. Duties and responsibilities may be found in the TLA Manual of Procedures found on TLA’s web site at www.tnla.org under the heading “About TLA.” Please send your nominations (and yes, you may nominate yourself), to one of the Committee members listed below:

 

Pam Dennis, CULS
Susie Ries, Trustees/Friends
Sarah Searles, School Libraries
Stephanie Sutton, Special Libraries
Janet Walker, Public Libraries

 

All nominations must be received by October 14, 2012, so the Nominating Committee can finalize the ballot by November 30, 2012.

 

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TLA Newsletter - Summer 2012

TLA Newsletter - Summer 2012 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

The summer 2012 edition of the TLA Newsletter is now available for your enjoyment.
Please see: http://www.tnla.org/associations/5700/Summer%202012.pdf ;  Member news, State Library updates, an article on new Tenn-Share Director, Jenifer Grady and more!

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State Library And Archives' New Tool Makes Research Easier - 08/21/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

State Library And Archives' New Tool Makes Research Easier - 08/21/2012 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...The Zeta Book Scanner was installed at the TSLA building last month. The new piece of equipment makes scanning books or documents a free, quick, and easy process..."

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YourNews: Blount County Public Library to host concert

YourNews: Blount County Public Library to host concert | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Family harmonies provide a smooth sound from Spencer's Own - five brothers who will perform contemporary country music at the Blount County Public Library on August 23 at 7 pm."

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The New Public Library in LaFollette, Tennessee

Come by and see the new LaFollette Public Library.
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Tennessee Library & Archives' New Tool Makes Research Easier

Tennessee Library & Archives' New Tool Makes Research Easier | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Tennessee State Library and Archives (TSLA) has a new addition to its roster of public services, one that will make research and study easier for many Tennesseans.

 

The Zeta Book Scanner was installed at the TSLA building last month. The new piece of equipment makes scanning books or documents a free, quick, and easy process."

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Federal lawsuit filed challenging Tennessee's voter ID law as unconstitutional

Federal lawsuit filed challenging Tennessee's voter ID law as unconstitutional | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
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Tennessee Library Association: Make it Fun with Music - Brentwood

Tennessee Library Association: Make it Fun with Music - Brentwood | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Monday, September 10, 2012 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

 

Professor Mitchell Korn of Vanderbilt University is leading this free all-day workshop on effective strategies for teaching early childhood literacy with picture books and music. Mitchell Korn has served as an advisor for noted children’s author Eric Carle and his museum, had lectured at Harvard and Yale, and is a leading clinician in integrated arts and literacy learning.

 

The free workshop “Make it Fun with Music” will give public librarians practical skills to incorporate a variety of learning styles into their programs. Mitchell is dedicated to engagement and group participation. If you come to this workshop, you will walk away with skills and ideas to apply in your library the next day.

 

There will be crafts. 
A list of supplies you need to bring will be provided with confirmation. 
Lunch will be provided.

 

Another workshop will be offered on Sept 21 at Blount County Public Library.

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TLA President's Blog - The Mobile Wave by Michael Saylor

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Dinah Harris asks TLA members how the "disruptive technology" of mobile computing is impacting our libraries and patrons.  How can they be used in libraries?


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PHOTOS: Cleveland State Presents Service Awards - 08/20/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

PHOTOS: Cleveland State Presents Service Awards - 08/20/2012 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Sarah Copeland, Director of Library Services is noted among the faculty receiving awards and/or promotions but not pictured.  

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Library buys software for e-books

Library buys software for e-books | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

The Jackson-Madison County Library board of trustees voted to spend $1,000 of the library's materials budget for software to provide e-books and audiobooks through the Regional Ebook and Audiobook Download System (READS).

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Emma Bell Miles Exhibit Opens October 1 at Library – Signal Mountain Library

Emma Bell Miles Exhibit Opens October 1 at Library – Signal Mountain Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Library will host a special exhibition of the works of Emma Bell Miles during the month of October. Original pastels, drawings, watercolors and oil paintings will be on display in the Reading Room for the entire month. This is a rare opportunity to see these works, since they belong in private collections of local residents and will be gathered in this exhibition for just one month..."


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Tennessee Library Association: Make it Fun with Music - Brentwood

Tennessee Library Association: Make it Fun with Music - Brentwood | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Monday, September 10, 2012 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

 

Professor Mitchell Korn of Vanderbilt University is leading this free all-day workshop on effective strategies for teaching early childhood literacy with picture books and music. Mitchell Korn has served as an advisor for noted children’s author Eric Carle and his museum, had lectured at Harvard and Yale, and is a leading clinician in integrated arts and literacy learning.

 

The free workshop “Make it Fun with Music” will give public librarians practical skills to incorporate a variety of learning styles into their programs. Mitchell is dedicated to engagement and group participation. If you come to this workshop, you will walk away with skills and ideas to apply in your library the next day.

 

There will be crafts. 
A list of supplies you need to bring will be provided with confirmation. 
Lunch will be provided.

 

Another workshop will be offered on Sept 21 at Blount County Public Library.


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TLA President's Blog - The Mobile Wave by Michael Saylor

TLA President's Blog - The Mobile Wave by Michael Saylor | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Dinah Harris asks TLA members how the "disruptive technology" of mobile computing is impacting our libraries and patrons.  How can they be used in libraries?


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Support Your Local Library - Statestats

Support Your Local Library - Statestats | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Support local libraries by bringing awareness to the vital role libraries plays in the community and education ecosystem.
Share this infographic with your community and add it to your website by following the simple instructions below."

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Kingsport, Tennessee: Library's redesigned website

Kingsport, Tennessee: Library's redesigned website | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"See http://www.kingsportlibrary.org/ to view our redesigned website – and our new logo. Those of you who are history/archives buffs will want to check out the complete overhaul of the archives portion of our website."

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Washington County-Jonesborough Library Friends Booksale 09/27/12 - 09/29/12 | Book Sale Manager

Washington County-Jonesborough Library Friends Booksale 09/27/12 - 09/29/12 | Book Sale Manager | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Dates: (09/27/12 - 09/29/12) Address: 200 Sabin Drive Jonesborough TN 37659 Description: No preview sale.
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Tennessee Library Association : Nominating Committee Seeks Candidates

Tennessee Library Association : Nominating Committee Seeks Candidates | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

The Nominating Committee is seeking candidates for TLA Vice President/President Elect and Recording Secretary. Duties and responsibilities may be found in the TLA Manual of Procedures found on TLA’s web site at www.tnla.org under the heading “About TLA.” Please send your nominations (and yes, you may nominate yourself), to one of the Committee members listed below:

 

Pam Dennis, CULS
Susie Ries, Trustees/Friends
Sarah Searles, School Libraries
Stephanie Sutton, Special Libraries
Janet Walker, Public Libraries


All nominations must be received by October 14, 2012, so the Nominating Committee can finalize the ballot by November 30, 2012.

 
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Local Author Talk & Book Signing at Kingsport Public Library & Archives.

Local Author Talk & Book Signing at Kingsport Public Library & Archives. | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Come see local author Keith Bartlett talk about his book, The Weekend Angler’s Guide to Good Fishing. The event will be on Tuesday, August 28th @ 6pm in the library auditorium..."

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I Love My Librarian Award | At Your Library

I Love My Librarian Award | At Your Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Nominations for the 2012 Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Awards are open through September 12.
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Emma Bell Miles Exhibit Opens October 1 at Library – Signal Mountain Library

Emma Bell Miles Exhibit Opens October 1 at Library – Signal Mountain Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Library will host a special exhibition of the works of Emma Bell Miles during the month of October. Original pastels, drawings, watercolors and oil paintings will be on display in the Reading Room for the entire month. This is a rare opportunity to see these works, since they belong in private collections of local residents and will be gathered in this exhibition for just one month..."

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Tennessee Library Association: TL: Call for Papers

Tennessee Library Association: TL: Call for Papers | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Tennessee Libraries is now accepting articles for the December 2012 and March 2013 issues.

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