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  1. Erie library director weighs in on recent changes, future plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Erie Times News

    ... as the library system's director in June 2013. "This has an opportunity, in my mind, to become a model for what libraries can be." Not only will Blasco Library undergo physical changes as plans continue for a new business, technology and idea lab, ...


  2. Mayors: Homestead change would impact municipal budgets tooRead the original story

    22 min ago |

    While a proposed doubling of the homestead exemption on property taxes hits Wood County Schools and the county itself the hardest, the change would also take bites out of municipal budgets. As the largest city in the county, Parkersburg stands to lose the most among municipalities, at $144,615.29, according to projections from the Wood County Auditor's Office.


  3. A.K. Smiley Public Library in Redlands hosts Family DayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    REDLANDS >> Illustrator Bryan Collier had a long line of enthusiastic youth waiting for his autograph Saturday at the A.K. Smiley Public Library's 12th annual Family Day celebration. The event this year was themed around Collier's more than 30 publications, some of which were given out free.


  4. Neighborliness and Its EnemiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Townhall

    Causes from parks to roads to clean-up to libraries . . . Americans were organized.


  5. Erie Library evolves with new programs, future changesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Erie Times News

    ... physically restructuring the library to free up more space. But these developments aren't unique to Erie County's libraries. Libraries across the globe are evolving to meet the needs of patrons living in a fast-paced, digitally connected world, said ...


  6. Richard Hyatt: Mildred Terry Library preserves its priceless storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... families. She turned to StoryCorps, a nonprofit program funded by the American Library Association. More than 300 libraries applied, and Mildred Terry was one of 10 to receive a grant. Bunn and colleague Henry McCoy were trained to facilitate the ...


  7. Best-sellers from Watermark Books and Eighth Day BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Bryan Burrough "Letter to a Future Lover: Marginalia, Errata, Secrets, Inscriptions, and Other Ephemera Found in Libraries" by Ander Monson (Graywolf, $22) - Readers of physical books leave traces: marginalia, slips of paper, fingerprints, ...


  8. Promoting Lifelong Learning : Children's Services at the Brumback Library - ColumnRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Times Bulletin

    At the very heart of the Brumback Library's outreach program is its service to children of all ages. In the early 1900s, the Brumback Library, like countless other public libraries across the nation, established a distinct department for the sole purpose of meeting the educational and recreational reading needs of children.


  9. The fastest and bestest way to learn how to do computer image processingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Network World

    ... a free 21 day program that takes you from the basics of setting up the software you need (Python, a load of Python libraries, and OpenCV), discusses the importance and applications of image processing, and then takes you all the way to building a ...


  10. Fast and Simple IDataReader implementation to read CSV files.Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Code Project

    ... and end up in doing much more complex logic and a module which cannot go with inbuilt .Net databinding and ADO.Net libraries. This usually results in a library that is not portable, low in efficiency and also do not go with requirements like ...


  11. Dozens attend official opening of new Summerland libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    People of all ages are stocking up on good reads in Summerland as the community's new public library finally opened its doors on Saturday. After years of consideration, months of construction and a week-long moving closure, many Summerland residents are thrilled to enjoy the new space.


  12. Looking beyond the ecstatic whirling; viewing African artists via their booksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... dix lithographies (Nadime: The Way of the Whirling Dervishes in Ten Lithographs)." (detail). (Courtesy Smithsonian Libraries) Bayar, Caridi and Turkish painter Zeynep Cilek were in Lanham recently before the official opening of the exhibition, which ...


  13. Controversial group Liberty Counsel was at the center of Pope-Kim Davis meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, a Republican presidential hopeful, and Mathew Staver, right, lawyer of Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis and leader of the Liberty Counsel, speak to demonstrators outside the Carter County Detention Center prior to Davis' release in Grayson, Ky., on Sept. 8, 2015. 1 comment

  14. James A. Sabia: Retired Librarian; World War II Navy VeteranRead the original story

    8 hrs ago |

    Born in Stamford on May 31, 1925 to William and Antoinette DeVito Sabia, he was the oldest of seven children in a close knit Italian-American family. He was raised on the West Side where his late parents were part-owners of the family restaurant, Sabia's Open Door, a popular Italian eatery.


  15. Harvard President Drew Faust lauds Duke's special collections at Rubenstein Library dedicationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Chronicle

    ... study spot for students. Rubenstein noted that the opening was special for him because he has always loved libraries and worked in the library during his time at Duke. He said he often abused the privileges and "read on the job." In addition to his ...


  16. Local Brief: Cap remains on light rail funding ... for now ... as Legislature adjournsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago |

    ... call 919-560-4288, ext. 27322. DURHAM - U.S. Archivist David Ferriero, the former head of Duke University Libraries, will address the school's annual Founders' Day ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Friday in Page Auditorium. In addition, University Medals will ...


  17. Kaohsiung's Main Public Library tops '10 must visit'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The China Post

    The Kaohsiung Main Public Library has topped a list of "the 10 libraries you must visit" in Taiwan, according to the results of an online survey published Thursday. The survey, conducted by the Library Association of the Republic of China between June 10 and Sept.


  18. Illusionist introduces the magic of opera in BurbankRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Burbank Leader

    An 8-year-old in front named Lauren, seated on the blue alphabet rug, suggested "abracadabra." "Hocus-pocus," proffered another grade-schooler.


  19. OU librarian to review a Wicked Booksa for Coffee Cup BunchRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Altus Times

    The Coffee Cup Bunch of the Friends of the Library will hear a presentation titled "Wicked Books and Why We Love Them" at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 7. The program will be presented by Karen Antell from the University of Oklahoma. "Every year in the United States, hundreds of books are challenged or banned.


  20. Eros Int'l Raised to "Buy" at ZacksRead the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    ... new films are distributed across theatricals, television and digital channels along with a provision to monetize libraries. The Company's operations cater to different genres, budgets and languages. To get a free copy of the research report on Eros ...