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Photo: Susan Cheairs, director of the Tipton County Public Library in Covington, was recently the guest speaker at the Covington Rotary Club. Cheairs presented an informative program on “The Past, ...

Photo: Susan Cheairs, director of the Tipton County Public Library in Covington, was recently the guest speaker at the Covington Rotary Club. Cheairs presented an informative program on “The Past, ... | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Susan Cheairs, director of the Tipton County Public Library in Covington, was recently the guest speaker at the Covington Rotary Club.
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Salon@615 w/Becca Stevens

Salon@615 w/Becca Stevens | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Stevens will discuss her book Snake Oil which details her work as founder of two nonprofits, Magdalene House and Thistle Farms, that help women who have endured sex trafficking, prostitution and sexual abuse.
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Marvin the Molar visits library

Marvin the Molar visits library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Youngsters attending McIver's Grant Public Library's story time on Tuesday, Feb. 26 were treated to a visit from Marvin the Molar in honor of National Children's Dental Health Month.
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Life and Arts Announcements, March 10 includes library events

Life and Arts Announcements, March 10 includes library events | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Life and Arts Announcements, March 10
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The Community Calendar - with library events for March

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"The Upper Cumberland Genealogy Association will meet Saturday... at the Putnam County Library conference room."

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Dateline Williamson County: March 7 - Lunch event explores origami | tennessean.com

Dateline Williamson County: March 7 - Lunch event explores origami | tennessean.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Arts Council of Williamson County’s Brown Bag Lunch Bunch will feature guest speaker Malachi Brown, a Nashville origami artist, Friday at the Williamson County Public Library’s main conference room..."

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LMU & Abraham Lincoln Library Special Musical Event a Success | Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News

LMU & Abraham Lincoln Library Special Musical Event a Success | Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"On February 22, Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) and the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum (ALLM) presented a special benefit music even ..."

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Tennessee bill allowing state college IDs to vote advances

Tennessee bill allowing state college IDs to vote advances | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
A proposal to allow student identification issued by state higher education institutions to be used for voting is advancing in the Senate.
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New Tennessee voting bill would allow student IDs for voting but not library IDs

New Tennessee voting bill would allow student IDs for voting but not library IDs | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
NASHVILLE — A pair of Republican state legislators has filed a bill to allow student photo identification cards issued by state universities and colleges to comply with Tennessee’s voter photo ID law — and to explicitly prohibit photo IDs issued by...
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Knox County Library to help job seekers

Knox County Library to help job seekers | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
A series of workshops at the Knox County Public Library are helping out job seekers throughout the month of March.
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SIS Professor Assists The World Bank ICT Solutions Team | School of Information Sciences

SIS Professor Assists The World Bank ICT Solutions Team | School of Information Sciences | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Assistant Professor Devendra Potnis was recognized in the fall of 2012 by UT as a QUEST Scholar of the Week for his research focusing on the socioeconomic implications of IT for disadvantaged communities, small businesses, microfinance and electronic governance..."

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TNJN - Love Your Libraries 5K brings students despite weather

TNJN - Love Your Libraries 5K brings students despite weather | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Each year, the Graduate Student Senate at the University of Tennessee puts holds the Love Your Libraries 5K race. The course wound through campus, beginning and ending in Circle Park.
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Graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang to speak twice in Knoxville

Graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang to speak twice in Knoxville | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Acclaimed graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang will speak in Knoxville today and Tuesday, according to the Knox County Public Library.
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Ms. Cheap: Get a great deal on dinner, plenty of shows

Ms. Cheap: Get a great deal on dinner, plenty of shows | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

There is a free “Nashville Opera on Tour: Little Red’s Most Unusual Day” program at the downtown Nashville Public Library at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. This is a family friendly 40-minute production, sung in English and featuring music from operas by Offenbach and Rossini. It features a full set, costumes, audience interaction, four professional opera singers and a pianist, all members of Nashville Opera’s Mary Ragland Young Artist program.

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Tennessee Broadband Adoption Rate Is Increasing - 03/08/2013 - Chattanoogan.com

Tennessee Broadband Adoption Rate Is Increasing - 03/08/2013 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"New data released by Connected Tennessee shows that broadband adoption in Tennessee is increasing,..."

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Family Movie Days at ACPL

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Saturday is considered Family Movie Days at the Art Circle Public Library this month. There will be free showings of family-friendly movies in the...

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Voter ID bill delayed but Memphis library photo IDs rejected

Voter ID bill delayed but Memphis library photo IDs rejected | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The state Senate rejected an amendment Thursday that would have allowed local governments..."

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TLA Conference 2013: Libraries Out of the Box

TLA Conference 2013: Libraries Out of the Box | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Registration is now open!

 

The 2013 grid and session list are now available!  Find out what great learning and professional networking opportunities are happening at the 2013 conference!


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The preregistration deadline is just around the corner – April 10 to be exact! Click on over to http://www.tnla.org/and get yourself signed up for the conference!

For those staying in alternate hotels, ask your hotel front desk staff to direct you to a free downtown shuttle stop. All shuttles stop at the Chattanooga Public Library, the site of the AWESOME All-Conference reception.

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Maker Day: Thinking in 3D On March 16 Is Chattanooga’s 1st 3D Printing Event - 03/05/2013 - Chattanoogan.com

Maker Day: Thinking in 3D On March 16 Is Chattanooga’s 1st 3D Printing Event - 03/05/2013 - Chattanoogan.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Chattanooga Public Library in partnership with CO.LAB is presenting Chattanooga’s first 3D printing event, Maker Day: Thinking In 3D..."

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Bill Would Allow Student I.D. For Voting In Tennessee

Bill Would Allow Student I.D. For Voting In Tennessee | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Bill sponsored by Republican Tennessee Senator Bill Ketron
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Destruction of returned Imagination books protested

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"... Mary Lou Easter, a member of the Stewart County Friends of the Library who serves as database manager and maintains the Stewart County Imagination Library financial records, said it is a major problem..."

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Bristol's library to be closed March 7, 8

Bristol's library to be closed March 7, 8 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Both the Main Library and Avoca Branch will be closed. The library website also will unavailable those two days.
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Cumberland County Archives gathering early family information

Cumberland County Archives gathering early family information | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Are you a descendant of an early Cumberland County family? Or would you like to find out if you are? Cumberland County was formed from parts of each
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E.K. Henry book signing March 12th at Linebaugh

E.K. Henry book signing March 12th at Linebaugh | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Linebaugh Public Library will be hosting local author, E.K. Henry for a book signing on Tuesday, March 12, from 1 – 4 p.m. Henry will be selling and signing her book, Freak, which is a young adult paranormal fiction work...

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Application for Funding from Women's Clubs by Tellico Village Public Library

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