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Ann Patchett Bucks Tide of Bookstore Closings by Opening Her Own

Ann Patchett Bucks Tide of Bookstore Closings by Opening Her Own | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Nashville’s reading faithful have found a savior in Ann Patchett, the best-selling author, whose Parnassus Books will open Wednesday.


Talks about the local cultural leaders meeting at the Nashville Public Library to fill the gap left by the Davis-Kidd Booksellers closing.

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Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library to celebrate African-American History Month : Discover Clarksville TN

Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library to celebrate African-American History Month : Discover Clarksville TN | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Information articles about local events, businesses, activities, and sports in the Clarksville TN, Montgomery County Tennessee area.
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Resources for free tax prep help available | News | themountainpress.com

Resources for free tax prep help available | News | themountainpress.com | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
SEVIERVILLE -- For residents willing to drive to Knoxville, there are multiple sites offering free tax preparation assistance to qualified residents of any county.
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Blount County Genealogical and Historical Society has moved

Blount County Genealogical and Historical Society has moved | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Blount County Genealogical and Historical Society’s office is now located in the library’s genealogy reference department.
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Southern Middle Tennessee will be region of lightning-fast change in 2018

Southern Middle Tennessee will be region of lightning-fast change in 2018 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Spring Hill closed on the Northfield Development & Conference Center for $8.18 million last week.

The 38-acre property will allow the city to expand its municipal space, including room for a library and police station
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Chattanooga Public Library houses not only books, but myriad tools and resources [photos]

Chattanooga Public Library houses not only books, but myriad tools and resources [photos] | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
American Girl dolls, Santa suits, fishing equipment, bubble machines. And all you need is a library card.
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Teens showcasing and selling artwork at Memphis Public Libraries

Teens showcasing and selling artwork at Memphis Public Libraries | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Do you know a talented teenage designer, painter or photographer? Memphis Public Libraries and the Friends of the Library will highlight these talented young people in the Teen Arts Fest 2018.
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Check out Tween Holiday Program at Clarksville-Montgomery County Library on Dec 22, 2017

Check out Tween Holiday Program at Clarksville-Montgomery County Library on Dec 22, 2017 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Clarksville Events has put together the most popular concerts, theater, festivals, kids and family events in Clarksville.
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Tennessee State Library and Archives Groundbreak Livestream

Tennessee State Library and Archives Groundbreak Livestream | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

The ground-breaking ceremony for the New State Library and Archives will be streamed live on the Tennessee Secretary of State Facebook Page. For those that would like to watch live please “like” the SOS page from your individual Facebook account. The SOS site can be found on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/TennesseeSecretaryofState/


The ceremony will be held December 11th (Monday) starting at 2 pm CST (3 pm EST).

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Notes: Ground breaks for state library project | Nashville Post

Notes: Ground breaks for state library project | Nashville Post | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
"A ceremonial groundbreaking will be held Monday, Dec. 11, at 2 p.m. State officials, including Gov. Bill Haslam, will attend."
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Public invited to glimpse into Christmas past - The Knoxville Focus

Public invited to glimpse into Christmas past - The Knoxville Focus | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
TAMIS and Knoxville History Project partner for “Knoxville’s Christmas History in Print, Photo, and Film”
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Writers in the Library Presents Kaveh Akbar, Nov. 13 - News & Events - Libraries: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Writers in the Library Presents Kaveh Akbar, Nov. 13 - News & Events - Libraries: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
We look forward to seeing you at the “Rocky Top” Exhibit Opening at Hodges Library this Friday evening. Parking will be available in Staff Lot 12 in front
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Art Circle Library Board sets review committee

Art Circle Library Board sets review committee | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
The Art Circle Public Library board of directors appointed a five-member committee Thursday to begin the selection process for the next library director.
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Column: Pace picks up in state legislative committees (2/11/18)

Column: Pace picks up in state legislative committees (2/11/18) | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
I always like hearing when our district receives a grant, so I was pleased to hear that the Lincoln County Archives is set to receive an Archives Development Grant from the Tennessee Library and Archives. This money will be used to provide carts and needed supplies to help properly preserve our local records.
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Hardin County Library Book Club –

Hardin County Library Book Club – | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Before We Were Yours
Based on one of America's most notorious real-life scandals--in which Georgia Tann, director of a Memphis-based adoption organization, kidnapped and sold poor children to wealthy families all over the country--Lisa Wingate's riveting, wrenching, and ultimately uplifting tale reminds us how, even though the paths we take can lead to many places, the
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Whitwell Library director indicted for theft

Whitwell Library director indicted for theft | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
An investigation by the Tennessee Comptroller’s Office has resulted in the indictment of Marilyn Frazier, the director of the Orena Humphreys Public Library in Whitwell.Comptroller investigators determined that at least $3,680.37 went missing from the libr
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Welcome to the new Board members for 2018

Tenn-Share is pleased to announce the Board of Directors for 2018. Remember, they are your representatives to tell Tenn-Share what your library needs or wants related to resource sharing, and what you need or want related to information sharing with electronic resource librarian colleagues.

Executive Committee

President – Patricia Van Zandt, East Tennessee State University (Jan 18-Dec 19)
Vice President/President – Stuart Gaetjens, Tennessee Tech University (Jan 18-Dec 21)
Past-President – Leah Allison, St. George’s Independent School, Collierville (Jan 18-Dec 19)
Secretary – Heidi Busch, University of Tennessee, Martin (Jan 17-Dec 18)
Treasurer – Karen White, University of Tennessee, Martin (Jan 18-Dec 19)

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Readers rank top 10 stories of 2017

Readers rank top 10 stories of 2017 | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
This year felt like a year to make things happen.
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Knoxville Public Library set to Move in February | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on

Knoxville Public Library set to Move in February | KNIA / KRLS | The One to Count on | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
KNIA / KRLS Radio for Knoxville, Pella and all of Marion county. The one to count on.
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Town of Jonesborough - Junior Book Group

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Junior Book Group @ The Washington County Public Libraries

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Blount County Master Gardeners publish book sequel

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The Blount County Master Gardeners Association has announced its publication of "Right Now! Attracting Pollinators to East Tennessee Gardens." The sequel to the popular "Right Here! Plants That Thrive in
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Tennessee library recognizes woman's genealogical research

Tennessee library recognizes woman's genealogical research | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it

Lona Black Koltick of Janesville received an award for her genealogical research.

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Cooper: Telling the Chattanooga stories

Cooper: Telling the Chattanooga stories | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
If you could mine the brains of Chattanooga area residents about significant people, events and changes in the Scenic City over the past century or so, what would you want to know?
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What to watch, how to hear and who to see this week

What to watch, how to hear and who to see this week | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
Thanksgiving week is upon us! Besides the turkey and mashed potatoes, how about a side dish of entertainment to reward the whole family for a year worth being thankful for?
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Tennessee Press Association announces forum with announced gubernatorial candidates

Tennessee Press Association announces forum with announced gubernatorial candidates | Tennessee Libraries | Scoop.it
In hopes of educating voters in a critical 2018 election year, the Tennessee Press Association will host a forum with the announced gubernatorial candidates from 9:30-11:15 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 1,
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