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Photo Library Card Suit Back In Court Tuesday

Photo Library Card Suit Back In Court Tuesday | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"All sides in the federal court case over the city of Memphis’s photo library cards will be back in Nashville federal court ahead of schedule."

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Fair Offers Free Lego Competitive Build Workshops | The Knoxville Journal | Local News, Sports, Entertainment and more for Knox and surrounding counties

Fair Offers Free Lego Competitive Build Workshops | The Knoxville Journal | Local News, Sports, Entertainment and more for Knox and surrounding counties | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Tennessee Valley Fair will host several free Lego Build workshops beginning Monday, July 30" at local libraries

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The Posterity Project: Tennessee Virtual Archives Exhibit Highlights Life of Alvin C. York

The Posterity Project: Tennessee Virtual Archives Exhibit Highlights Life of Alvin C. York | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Tennessee Virtual Archive (TeVA), an online program of the Tennessee State Library and Archives (TSLA), is proud to present a new digital collection featuring one of the most decorated soldiers of World War I and one of Tennessee’s greatest native sons, Alvin C. York."

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Federal judge to hold hearing on library IDs before statewide elections on Thursday

Federal judge to hold hearing on library IDs before statewide elections on Thursday | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A federal judge in Nashville will hold a hearing before Thursday's statewide elections in a lawsuit filed by the city of Memphis allowing voters to use library photo ID cards for voting purposes.
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Reynolds kicks off 2012 Hot Summer Nights series at Blount County Public Library

Reynolds kicks off 2012 Hot Summer Nights series at Blount County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
MARYVILLE, Tenn—     Karen E. Reynolds, award-winning singer/songwriter, producer, publicist and promoter, will kick off the 11th annual Hot Summer Nights series on A...
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TLA President: Libraries Out of the Box

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

"Our theme for the coming year will be “Libraries Out of the Box.”"


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Judge denies injunction recognizing Memphis library IDs

Judge denies injunction recognizing Memphis library IDs | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
A federal judge in Nashville says he isn't convinced photo IDs issued by the public library in Memphis meet the state standard to vote.
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Hearing On Memphis License As Vote ID Moved To Tomorrow

Hearing On Memphis License As Vote ID Moved To Tomorrow | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
(Nashville, TN) A hearing to determine whether the new Memphis photo library card should be an acceptable form of photo...
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Renovation at ETSU museum wrapping up, will allow for better preservation of 20,000 artifacts

Renovation at ETSU museum wrapping up, will allow for better preservation of 20,000 artifacts | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - The renovation of East Tennessee State University's B. Carroll Reece Museum that began about a year ago is nearing completion.
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First Tennessee closes building; new site to open - Bank to operate Mondayfrom the former Oliver’sFirst Tennessee Bank finalized the move of its main branch from Raider Drive to Keith Street on...

First Tennessee closes building; new site to open - Bank to operate Mondayfrom the former Oliver’sFirst Tennessee Bank finalized the move of its main branch from Raider Drive to Keith Street on... | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The third and fourth floors of the building had been vacant for some time and were being used as storage for excess furniture, Griffin said. This furniture has now been donated to local nonprofit organizations and schools. A few recipients include United Way of Bradley County Inc., Habitat for Humanity of Cleveland, Junior Achievement of the Ocoee Region, Cleveland Bradley County Public Library, the Children’s Home/Chambliss Shelter, area schools and other groups."

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Tennessee Stage Company will be performing Shakespeare

Tennessee Stage Company will be performing Shakespeare | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
MARYVILLE, TN (July 16, 2012 Once again, the professional actors with Knoxville’s Tennessee Stage Company will be performing a Shakespearean play at the Blount County Public Library.Julius Ca...
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Tennessee State Library and Archives to offer free WWII workshop | Nooga.com

Tennessee State Library and Archives to offer free WWII workshop | Nooga.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Tennessee State Library and Archives to offer free WWII workshop...
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WORKSHOP SPRING CITY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS AT THE SPRING CITY MUNICIPAL BUILDING

Discussion with the Library Board to see if a new Ordinance will be needed detailing the
use of designated funds and if a special account for library funds is needed
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WTVC NewsChannel 9 : Judge holds hearing on library IDs before election

WTVC NewsChannel 9 : Judge holds hearing on library IDs before election | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"A federal judge in Nashville will hold a hearing before Thursday's statewide elections in a lawsuit filed by the city of Memphis allowing voters to use library photo ID cards for voting purposes."

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West Tennessee Treasures - Dresden - Governor Ned McWherter | WBBJTV West Tennessee's News Channel | ABC 7 Eyewitness News Feature

West Tennessee Treasures - Dresden - Governor Ned McWherter | WBBJTV West Tennessee's News Channel | ABC 7 Eyewitness News Feature | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"One of his dreams and goals when he came home to Dresden and Weakley County was to build a library in his hometown for the children of Weakley County," said Pritchett.

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University of Tennessee Police said they'll be incorporating Facebook and Twitter more as students head back to campus | wbir.com

University of Tennessee Police said they'll be incorporating Facebook and Twitter more as students head back to campus | wbir.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

""We have seen some successes in the area. For example, in Hodges Library where we targeted, we have seen a slight decrease in theft," UTPD Lt. Emily Simerly said."

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Dog Days and Dragonflies -Books available for review in Tennessee Libraries a list of books in need of reviewing

Dog Days and Dragonflies -Books available for review in Tennessee Libraries a list of books in need of reviewing | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Description from the author’s webpage: http://chrissieandersonpeters.com/ ; “Dog Days and Dragonflies is Chrissie Anderson Peters’ tribute to the people who made her, especially he..."

 

Get published by reviewing a book for Tennessee Libraries.  See what is available to review here.

 

 


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Tuesday July 31 2012: Mark your calendar - Tuesday July 31 – Remember to vote! Polls are open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. COMMUNITY · The Cherokee Regional Library System on behalf of the LaFayette-Walker...

Tuesday July 31 2012: Mark your calendar -  Tuesday July 31 – Remember to vote! Polls are open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. COMMUNITY · The Cherokee Regional Library System on behalf of the LaFayette-Walker... | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Tuesday, July 31 – The Cherokee Regional Library System on behalf of the LaFayette-Walker County Public Library will hold a meeting at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 3..."

 

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TLA President's Blog: TLA Membership

TLA President's Blog: TLA Membership | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Membership is the topic for the August 4th Board meeting. Visit the blog at www.tlaprez.blogspot.com and comment on the current questions: “Why are you a member of TLA? What else could we do to add value to your membership?”  Your comments will be talked about by the Board at the meeting as we try to do what we can to meet the needs of TLA members.


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LaFollette opens new public library | wbir.com

LaFollette opens new public library | wbir.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"LaFollette held a grand opening for their brand new public library Wednesday."

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Painting party set Aug. 9 at Maury Co. Library - columbiadailyherald.com

Painting party set Aug. 9 at Maury Co. Library - columbiadailyherald.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Soon folks will be able to look at more than art books at the Maury County Library — they will be able to paint your own masterpiece."

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Tennessee voter ID | News21 Voting Rights Blog

Tennessee voter ID | News21 Voting Rights Blog | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Memphis is asking a federal judge in Nashville, Tenn., to allow library cards with photo ID as acceptable identification under the state’s new voter ID law."

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TLA President: Libraries Out of the Box

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

"Our theme for the coming year will be “Libraries Out of the Box.”"


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Benton County Commission vs Library Topix forum #tnla

Benton County Commission vs Library Topix forum #tnla | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Lively discussion ongoing with 166 comments in just  few days. TLA President, Dinah Harris, is referred to in one comment (#163).

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