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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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The Expositor - Sparta veteran is featured at state library exhibit

The Expositor - Sparta veteran is featured at state library exhibit | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... David Brock, of Sparta, will be one of two veterans featured in a new exhibit at Tennessee State Library and Archives. Brock, who served in the Korean Conflict, will be present at a special ceremony at TSLA, on Nov. 9..."

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Chattanooga Public Library launches LEGO Clubs

Chattanooga Public Library launches LEGO Clubs | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Chattanooga Public Library's new LEGO Clubs will be at both the Downtown and Northgate libraries; LEGOs are provided..."

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Community Calendar 11-12-12 - FREE MEDICARE PART D HELP

Community Calendar 11-12-12 - FREE MEDICARE PART D HELP | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"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. to help counsel on Medicare Part D plans, as well as Medicare Advantage Plans for 2013. Please contact SHIP at 1-877-801-0044 for an appointment. The annual enrollment period for 2013 is from October 15 until December 7.

 

Representatives will also be at the Putnam County Library in Cookeville on Thursday, Nov. 29, from 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m., to again help counsel on Medicare Part D plans for 2013. SHIP is administered locally at Upper Cumberland Development District and covers all 14 Upper Cumberland counties. Please contact SHIP for an appointment on this date, also at 1-877-801-0044.

 

Read more: Herald Citizen - The Community Calendar is a daily list of announcements of one time events hosted by nonprofit groups."

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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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Town of Jonesborough - "Learn To Crochet" at Jonesborough Library

Town of Jonesborough - "Learn To Crochet" at Jonesborough Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

eb Burger will conduct a beginner's crochet class. All materials needed for the workshop will be provided. Class is free and open to the public. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call 423.753.1800

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True Stories of the Titanic to be Shared at Linebaugh Library | BoroLife

True Stories of the Titanic to be Shared at Linebaugh Library | BoroLife | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Linebaugh Public Library is pleased to host author, Julie Hedgepeth Williams, on Thursday, November 15, at 11 a.m. in the upstairs Reading Room..."

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Cities announce Christmas events -Kingston Springs - South Cheatham Public Library l tennessean.com

Cities announce Christmas events -Kingston Springs - South Cheatham Public Library l tennessean.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"... Kingston Springs, South Cheatham Public Library and the Friends of the Library will present the annual Christmas tree lighting and holiday cookie contest on Thursday, Nov. 29 at 7 p.m. at the South Cheatham Public Library.... "

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