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  1. July 4th closings around South Hampton RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Chesapeake, Norfolk, Suffolk: Libraries will be closed Friday and Saturday. Portsmouth: Libraries are closed Friday and Saturday except for the Friends of Portsmouth Public Library book sale held Friday and Saturday in the main branch basement, 601 Court St. Virginia Beach: Libraries will be open Friday, except for the Joint-Use Library.

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  2. EBSCO Showing Its Commitment to Growth with Several Recent MovesRead the original story

    29 min ago | Freshnews

    ... and CEO. "We are very pleased that we were able to add YBP Library Services, the leading book supplier to academic libraries worldwide, and Learning Express, a growing provider of test preparation and career development materials, to EIS. Both ...

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  3. Citing growing Hispanic population, Pelham library increasing services to teach languagesRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Alabama Live

    The Pelham Public Library is utilizing a grant to increase opportunities for patrons to learn languages. The Pelham Public Library is utilizing a grant from the Alabama Public Library Service to develop additional opportunities for patrons to learn various foreign languages.

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  4. City offices, libraries closed Friday for July 4 holidayRead the original story

    44 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    City offices will be closed on Friday in observance of the Fourth of July holiday, according to a news release from the city. The city of Lubbock drop-off Recycling and Citizen Collection Stations will be open on Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., but closed on Saturday.

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  5. 'Treme' screenwriter Tom Piazza wins 2015 Louisiana Writer AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Times-Picayune

    New Orleans author Tom Piazza has won the 2015 Louisiana Writer Award, presented annually by the State Library of Louisiana through its Louisiana Center for the Book. The award recognizes outstanding contributions to Louisiana's literary and intellectual life.

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  6. A fan at a Sacramento-area cooling center.Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... lic Library, 201 W. Locust St.; (209) 333-5566 In Calaveras County, officials suggest people find relief in public libraries, movie theaters or businesses that are open to the public.

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  7. 5 tips to keep your kids reading this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... a perfect place to get suggestions and books for your Summer Reading List," says Temple Stan, "but most public libraries have summer book club discussion groups for kids, book-based crafts, and meet the author events that are both fun and free." New ...

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  8. Five new Ecce centres for TobagoJul. 1, 2015, 1:39 PM AstRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Trinadad Express

    ... Fourmi. Priority will also be placed on automating the services at Roxborough and Charlotteville to align these libraries to the services currently being provided at the new Scarborough Library Facility. These include further development of the ...

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  9. Recording of 104th (2004) U.S. Open at Shinnecock HilsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Sand Trap

    ... to try to install it tomorrow after golf... did you accept my invite request, I don't think you did. The other libraries are up. I'm also rendering the 2008 US Open highlight package from a DVD I bought... that'll be up there too. Still looking for ...

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  10. Kathleen Parker: Michelle Obamaa s evolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Northern Virginia Daily

    First-term first ladies are often shadows to their more-important husbands, dabbling in lite fare to avoid criticism and picking safe projects to shield them and their families from the inevitable slings and arrows. The safest bet has been to keep interests close to hearth and home - the universally approved place and role of women.

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  11. Gentile obtains $2.5 million for Dyker Park fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... a $78.5 billion package that includes funding for the hiring of 1,300 police officers and money to keep public libraries open six days a week. In addition, the NYPD will receive funding to hire an additional 80 school crossing guards. "This budget ...

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  12. 2015 Sewell Stipends for the APHA Annual MeetingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | National Network of Libraries of Medicine

    The Sewell Travel Award for Public Health Committee is accepting applications for 2015 Sewell Stipends. The deadline for submission is July 15, 2015.

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  13. Digital library training offered by Guernsey County District Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily-Jeff.com

    The Guernsey County District Public Library will host free training sessions to access the Ohio Digital Library on Wednesday, July 15 at the Byesville Branch Library. The Ohio Digital Library is a digital consortium of 179 Ohio libraries that share a collection of digital media that includes eBooks, AudioBooks, Music, Movies, and NOW Magazines.

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  14. GarageBand 10.1Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | MacInTouch

    ... some external displays from functioning properly * Improves the reliability of upgrading iPhoto and Aperture libraries to Photos * Improves reliability when syncing photos and videos to iCloud Photo Library * Addresses an issue that could cause ...

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  15. UX Par Excellence | Not Dead YetRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Library Journal

    ... , a Library Journal 2013 Tech Leader Mover and Shaker; Web Services Librarian at Grand Valley State University Libraries in Allendale, MI; Harvard alum (Divinity School, Masters of Theological Studies); and library mensch. He talked about "how to ...

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  16. Color Me Curious | Office HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Library Journal

    "It starts with us." I use that phrase on a slide in my talks and course lectures and whenever I get the chance to talk about librarians, libraries, and our continual adaptation to societal and technological change.

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  17. A New Kind of Leader: Transition time at the Library of Congress | Blatant BerryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Library Journal

    ... day, then that suggests an excellent place for our president to begin the search for candidates: in our nation's libraries. It is our duty, through ALA and through all of our most effective connections to government, to help the president find the ...

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  18. Rebecca T. MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Library Journal

    ... is an occasion again to embrace the library's role as a national and global leader, enabling new solutions for all libraries and elevating LC's impact as a model for the full spectrum of what libraries bring to their communities, from core services ...

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  19. Curling up: With a good book at the animal shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Willits News

    The Cat in the Hat. Puss in Boots. Uncle Andy's Cats. What would you read to a cat, if you could just stroll into the Ukiah animal shelter any time it was open, browse the bookshelves, and peruse the volume of your choice with a friendly cat on your lap? Wait-bookshelves? At the animal shelter? What is this, a library? Well, sort of.

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  20. Library Notes: Reading clubs help stop 'summer slide'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    ... has been coming to our library for many summers and is always a crowd favorite. There is still time to join the libraries summer reading program. The Guthrie Memorial Library-Hanover's Public Library is unique in that we offer a reading program for ...

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