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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)...

 

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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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Reference: U. of Tennessee Libraries Launches Database of the Smokies | LJ INFOdocket

Reference: U. of Tennessee Libraries Launches Database of the Smokies | LJ INFOdocket | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...The Great Smoky Mountains Regional Project at the University of Tennessee Libraries proudly announces the official release of the new Database of the Smokies (DOTS), a free online bibliography of Smoky Mountains material published since 1934, the date of the establishment of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park...."

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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! 

 

Nominations are due November 22!

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Middle Tennessee Genealogical Society seminar to be held Saturday at Brentwood Library on Brentwood Home Page

Middle Tennessee Genealogical Society seminar to be held Saturday at Brentwood Library on Brentwood Home Page | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
By JESSICA PACE For Brentwood Home Page

 

"The 24th annual Middle Tennessee Genealogical Society (MTGS) seminar, “Discovering Our Ancestors: Maps and Newspapers” will be held Saturday at the Brentwood Library from 8:15 a.m..."

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Community Calendar 11-15-12 - upcoming nonprofit events including libraries

Community Calendar 11-15-12 - upcoming nonprofit events including libraries | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...Nov 17 ...Vietnam Remembered: The War through the words of James D. Bates. Join us Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Putnam County Library...

 

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..."

 

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Community Calendar for Thursday, November 15, 2012 - Elizabethton Star

Community Calendar for Thursday, November 15, 2012 - Elizabethton Star | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

On Nov. 18 "The Friends of the Elizabethton/Carter County Public Library will be decorating the library for the holiday season at 2:30 p.m.  All members are encouraged to attend and lend a hand in this delightful annual activity. Please enter through the main door..."

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Checking Out Books and Checking in Boxes: Is Tennessee’s Ruling Really a Step in the Right Direction? » Public Libraries Online

Checking Out Books and Checking in Boxes: Is Tennessee’s Ruling Really a Step in the Right Direction? » Public Libraries Online | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... But when I look a bit deeper, I wonder if this decision is really the check in the positive column that it first seems.."

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Williamson County news in brief - Lunch Bunch celebrating holidays with potluck

Williamson County news in brief - Lunch Bunch celebrating holidays with potluck | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Arts Council of Williamson County’s Brown Bag Lunch Bunch will celebrate the holidays during its next meeting 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday at the Williamson County Public Library’s main conference room, 1314 Columbia Pike in Franklin..."

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Middle Tennessee Genealogical Society seminar to be held Saturday at Brentwood Library on Brentwood Home Page

Middle Tennessee Genealogical Society seminar to be held Saturday at Brentwood Library on Brentwood Home Page | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
By JESSICA PACE For Brentwood Home Page

 

"The 24th annual Middle Tennessee Genealogical Society (MTGS) seminar, “Discovering Our Ancestors: Maps and Newspapers” will be held Saturday at the Brentwood Library from 8:15 a.m..."

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Reference: U. of Tennessee Libraries Launches Database of the Smokies | LJ INFOdocket

Reference: U. of Tennessee Libraries Launches Database of the Smokies | LJ INFOdocket | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"...The Great Smoky Mountains Regional Project at the University of Tennessee Libraries proudly announces the official release of the new Database of the Smokies (DOTS), a free online bibliography of Smoky Mountains material published since 1934, the date of the establishment of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park...."

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Ms. Cheap: Friends of the Linebaugh Library Nov Book Sale this week

Ms. Cheap: Friends of the Linebaugh Library Nov Book Sale this week | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Saturday from 9-12 with a $1 a bag section in the library.

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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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Community Calendar for Thursday, November 15, 2012 - Elizabethton Star

Community Calendar for Thursday, November 15, 2012 - Elizabethton Star | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

On Nov. 18 "The Friends of the Elizabethton/Carter County Public Library will be decorating the library for the holiday season at 2:30 p.m.  All members are encouraged to attend and lend a hand in this delightful annual activity. Please enter through the main door..."

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Thursday November 15 2012: Mark your calendar - Library events

Thursday November 15 2012: Mark your calendar - Library events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

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COMMUNITY · Friends of the LaFayette-Walker County Public Library will hold a book sale to raise funds for library probrams Thursday, Nov. 15 through Saturday, Nov. 17, during regular library hours.

 

COMMUNITY · The Chickamauga Public Library will hold a “Ready to R.E.A.D.” story time srogram on Thursdays, Nov. 15 and 29, and Dec. 6, 13, 20 and 27..."

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Williamson County news in brief - Lunch Bunch celebrating holidays with potluck l tennessean.com

Williamson County news in brief - Lunch Bunch celebrating holidays with potluck l tennessean.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Arts Council of Williamson County’s Brown Bag Lunch Bunch will celebrate the holidays during its next meeting 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday at the Williamson County Public Library’s main conference room..."

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TNJN - Wine to Water to promote clean water in third world countries

TNJN - Wine to Water to promote clean water in third world countries | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Students can help by wearing blue on Friday and spreading the word to friends. Students are also encouraged to stop by the Wine to Water table that will be set up in The Commons of Hodges Library Friday to find out how to join the club or make a donation..."

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Thursday November 15 2012: Mark your calendar - LIbrary events

Thursday November 15 2012: Mark your calendar - LIbrary events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Thursday, Nov. 15 ...

 

COMMUNITY · Friends of the LaFayette-Walker County Public Library will hold a book sale to raise funds for library probrams Thursday, Nov. 15 through Saturday, Nov. 17, during regular library hours.

 

COMMUNITY · The Chickamauga Public Library will hold a “Ready to R.E.A.D.” story time srogram on Thursdays, Nov. 15 and 29, and Dec. 6, 13, 20 and 27..."

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Homework Hotline expands to Belmont University

Homework Hotline expands to Belmont University | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Middle Tennessee's Homework Hotline has expanded to Belmont University, with a recent ribbon-cutting on the third floor of the Lila D. Bunch Library..."

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Tennessee Library and Archives to participate in national newspaper project | Nooga.com

Tennessee Library and Archives to participate in national newspaper project | Nooga.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Tennessee Library and Archives to participate in national newspaper project..."

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TN: Memphis voter ID rules are puzzling

TN: Memphis voter ID rules are puzzling | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

By Christopher Butler | Tennessee Watchdog

 

"Memphis residents were allowed to use locally issued library..."

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Jackson-Madison County library board votes to terminate contract with LSSI

Jackson-Madison County library board votes to terminate contract with LSSI | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Jackson-Madison County Library board of trustees voted at a specially called meeting on Monday 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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