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TECH SET interview: Marshall Breeding | ALA TechSource

TECH SET interview: Marshall Breeding | ALA TechSource | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Series Editor Ellyssa Kroski interviewed Marshall Breeding, author of Cloud Computing for Libraries (11) and noted speaker, writer, and consultant on library technology and the library automation industry.

 

Note that since the recording of this interview, Marshall resigned his position at Vanderbilt University in order to free up time for what he calls "outside activities" in the interview."

 

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The Best of the Best 2012 Workshop | School of Information Sciences

The Best of the Best 2012 Workshop | School of Information Sciences | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"A lot of books get published in one year, and it's hard to keep up. The Best of the Best Workshop showcases the current must reads among a sea of books. Industry experts pick and discuss current trends and titles so you will be armed with the latest and greatest literature for the upcoming year."  

 

By The Center for Children's & Young Adult Literature and Knox County Public Library.

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Libraries included as adult education resources in Rutherford County

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Help clean up the Peak Cemetery

Help clean up the Peak Cemetery | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"A listing of those individuals buried in these cemeteries can be found at the following Oak Ridge Public Library Oak Ridge Room link: http://www.oakridgetenn.org/department/Library/Oak-Ridge-Room/Oak-Ridge-Cemeteries. Although many unmarked graves are recognized, this resource is great for finding relatives' burial locations on the Oak Ridge Reservation and city of Oak Ridge."

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The Groove Club at Putnam County Library, Cookeville TN

The Groove Club at Putnam County Library, Cookeville TN | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Welcome! Founded in 1939, the Putnam County Library System consists of the Main Library in Cookeville, with branches in Baxter, Algood and Monterey, TN.
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Train, Darius Rucker to perform at Foothills Fall Festival | wbir.com

Train, Darius Rucker to perform at Foothills Fall Festival | wbir.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"A juried arts and craft show with free music, activities and demonstrations will fill Broadway in the heart of downtown Maryville. Sixteen acres of adventures for the family will fill the Greenbelt Park near Blount County's award-winning library, all free of charge."

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Pickett County Press - The Pickett County Commissioners met in regular session at 6:00 p.m. on May 21, 2012

Pickett County Press - The Pickett County Commissioners met in regular session at 6:00 p.m. on May 21, 2012 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Commissioners talked about the heating and cooling at Library and Community Center. Also scheduled the next County Court meeting in the Pickett County Library community room.

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CCFA: Chrohn's & Colitis Foundation of America Support Group: Germantown, TN

CCFA: Chrohn's & Colitis Foundation of America Support Group: Germantown, TN | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Our group meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at the Germantown Community Library. Social activities are now being planned as part of our Memphis Crohn's & Colitis Meetup Group.
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SUMMER READING PROGRAM - Cooking Up Good Nutrition | Tuesday, June 19, 2012 | General | Default | Calendar|| Humboldt Chamber of Commerce || Gibson County || Community

SUMMER READING PROGRAM - Cooking Up Good Nutrition | Tuesday, June 19, 2012 | General | Default | Calendar|| Humboldt Chamber of Commerce || Gibson County || Community | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Cooking Up Good Nutrition With Ms.Barbara Berry "The UT Extension of Trenton, TN" Humboldt Public Library Age Level: All Ages...
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Blount County Library A Community Treasure - The Daily Times

Blount County Library A Community Treasure - The Daily Times | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"n this era of digital dominance, it’s an eye-opener that the central information center in Blount County is more popular than ever.

 

The Blount County Public Library celebrated its 10th year Saturday at its newest location above Bicentennial Greenbelt Park and adjacent to the Maryville/Alcoa city limits."

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Have you taken the TLA Membership Survey?

Have you taken the TLA Membership Survey? | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

We'd like for EVERY TLA MEMBER to take our Membership Survey and forward this email on to any Tennessee colleagues, coworkers, trustees, library friends group that you know.

 

**Thank You** if you have already taken the survey and **Thank You** if you have passed it on.

 

Please pass this survey on to anyone that you think might provide helpful feedback for us! We are interested in hearing what everyone thinks about TLA including non-members.

 

We hope that through our results, the TLA Membership Committee can assess how TLA can better serve member needs and identify ways to attract new members to our great organization.

 

http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/MemSurv2012

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Kastens’ 50th Anniversary- The Daily Times - Art Circle Public Library

Kastens’ 50th Anniversary- The Daily Times - Art Circle Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Etta Lee Raulston and Robert William Kastens are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 23 at Art Circle Public Library..."

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United Way library collaborate on program -Cleveland Bradley County Public Library

United Way library  collaborate on program -Cleveland Bradley County Public Library | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
United Way library collaborate on program - It will be a special day Thursday at the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library as United Way of Bradley County along with a host of volunteers will be “raising their hand” to read to area youngsters.
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The Paris Post-Intelligencer > News > Local News > Paris, TN: Paris, Henry County TN former mayor, attorney, historian Richard Dunlap III dies

The Paris Post-Intelligencer > News > Local News > Paris, TN: Paris, Henry County TN former mayor, attorney, historian Richard Dunlap III dies | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"He was a Friend of the Rhea Public Library and member of the Downtown Merchants Association."

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Young Writers Workshop keeps literature thriving

Young Writers Workshop keeps literature thriving | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Writing may be a solitary pursuit, but sometimes it helps, especially when you’re just starting out, to know that you’re not a voice crying out in the wildernes...

 

Students have access to the university library and computer lab during the week."

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Montgomery County Mayor Carolyn Bowers supports Raise Your Hand Tennessee Day of Action 2012 by reading to children at the Public Library » Clarksville, TN Online

Montgomery County Mayor Carolyn Bowers supports Raise Your Hand Tennessee Day of Action 2012 by reading to children at the Public Library » Clarksville, TN Online | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"Montgomery County Mayor Carolyn Bowers will visit the Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library on Thursday, June 21st at 10:30am to increase awareness of Raise Your Hand Tennessee."

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Garden Tour supporting Take-A-Break is Wednesday

Garden Tour supporting Take-A-Break is Wednesday | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"People can buy their tickets at Bank Iowa from June 18-20, or purchase a ticket in front of the Humboldt Public Library from 5:30-6:30 p.m. the day of the tour."

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The Force is strong ... | Columbia Daily Herald

The Force is strong ... | Columbia Daily Herald | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Staff photo by Kelsey Cochran

 

"Kids of all ages flocked to play Star Wars-themed games and build their own marshmallow space ships and foam lightsabers."

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Snowbird Appearances includes lots of libraries

Snowbird Appearances includes lots of libraries | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

If you would like Snowbird to visit your school or community event, email your request to: snowbird@wsmv.com.

 

 

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New - Tennessee Libraries Conference Issue Coming Soon!

New - Tennessee Libraries Conference Issue Coming Soon! | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The conference issue of Tennessee Libraries will soon be out. If you missed the deadline to submit your article, you have another chance! Write it up for our September issue. Contact Amy York (amy.york@mtsu.edu) or visithttp://bit.ly/fgTadm for submission guidelines.   Watch your mail or check online at tnla.org for it!
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How Does Watauga County Benefit From Relay For Life? - The Watauga Democrat

How Does Watauga County Benefit From Relay For Life? - The Watauga Democrat | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"One of the big questions that many people have asked through the years is “How does Relay for Life benefit Watauga County?

 

Community Development Grants: Watauga Medical Center has received two grants from ACS. These were used to establish a Cancer Resource Center which provides a cancer library with over 200 books, access to over 50 computer web sites, access to informational phone lines, and a free wig bank."

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Thunderbolt Broadcasting » Blog Archive » United Way Event

Thunderbolt Broadcasting » Blog Archive » United Way Event | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"In Weakley County an event will be held at CE Weldon Public Library at ten o’clock. Partners will read to children and be asked to volunteer through a sign up that day in the library located in downtown Martin.

 

For more information on the Raise your Hand Tennessee initiative, you can visit http://www.raiseyourhandtn.org/"

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Jackson-Madison County Library's book sale was held this past weekend

Jackson-Madison County Library's book sale was held this past weekend | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The first day of the Jackson-Madison County Library's annual book sale began Friday morning with a line of people waiting to get in. Organizers said that from the time the doors opened at 10 a.m.
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Tennessee Library Association -Board of Directors Meeting in August

Tennessee Library Association -Board of Directors Meeting  in August | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

First meeting of the TLA 2012-2013 Board

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Reading progam bigger than ever

Reading progam bigger than ever | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

"The Sevier County Public Library System’s seven-week Summer Reading Program is back—bigger and better than ever—with the most children they’ve ever had attending the kick-off event and signing up during the first week of the program."

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