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Creating the public library of the future - Globe and Mail

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Globe and MailCreating the public library of the futureGlobe and MailFor several years, Martin Gomez has been actively promoting the Digital Public Library of America – a campaign to digitize inventories of cultural and scientific records and make...
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Flavorwire » 20 Beautiful Private and Personal Libraries

Flavorwire » 20 Beautiful Private and Personal Libraries | Library things | Scoop.it
Flavorwire: Cultural news and critique from Flavorpill.
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The Irish Economy

The Irish Economy | Library things | Scoop.it
RT @ronanlyons: Dublin Libraries are running a series of Thursday lunchtime talks in March on the Irish Economy: http://t.co/4u0HDgzE I'm up on the 15th.
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Library Patrons Buy Books They Borrow, Study Says | Digital Book ...

Library Patrons Buy Books They Borrow, Study Says | Digital Book ... | Library things | Scoop.it
While publishers and libraries work out their relationship in the digital age, a new study suggests that publishers may be leaving money on the table.
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Library lending of trade ebooks: How should it work? : Confessions ...

Library lending of trade ebooks: How should it work? : Confessions ... | Library things | Scoop.it
We have here what is sometimes known as a wicked problem. On the one side, communities would like to be able to pool the resources of their members to acquire digital content that may then be shared and consumed by...
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Seachtain na Gaeilge | STAR TS Translation Services Blog

It gives everyone a chance to experiment with Irish no matter what level they have. Organisations, local councils, schools, libraries, music, sporting & cultural bodies all take part to the Seachtain na Gaeilge events.
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Is a Library Without Books Still a Library? | Care2 Causes

Is a Library Without Books Still a Library? | Care2 Causes | Library things | Scoop.it
California's San Francisco State University is opening a newly-renovated library that will house only a quarter of the million or so books of its collection.
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British & Irish Genealogy: Speak Up For Libraries

Here's a worthy call for action for us local and family historians if ever there was one. The 'Speak Up For Libraries' campaign, a "coalition of organisations and campaigners working to protect libraries and library staff", ...
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New Mark Your Calendars: Library 2.012 Conference – Stephen's ...

New Mark Your Calendars: Library 2.012 Conference – Stephen's ... | Library things | Scoop.it
Save the dates of October 3-5, 2012, for an inspiring global conversation about the future of libraries. The fully online Library 2.012 Conference will be held in multiple time zones, available in multiple languages, and feature ...
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OUPblog » Blog Archive » An academic librarian without a library

OUPblog » Blog Archive » An academic librarian without a library | Library things | Scoop.it
I'm sitting in a dorm room — complete with the uncontrollable blast heat I remember from college — the space that has been my office since June, when the library shut down for a major renovation. Besides having to get used ...
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eReaders proving popular at library - Carman Valley Leader

eReaders proving popular at libraryCarman Valley LeaderBy Gene Still The Boyne Regional Library in Carman is using technology as another way to appeal to readers in the community.
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Aontas Adult Learners' Festival | South Dublin County Libraries

South Dublin Libs: Aontas Adult Learners' Festival - Summary:  Love to L...
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