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  1. Letter: TV's 'The Librarians' is unrealistic fluffRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    I have just watched a new TNT television show called "The Librarians." It was awful. It has nothing to do with libraries; there is a giant octopus roaming around a town tearing up stuff. I worked for 16 years for Central Rappahannock Regional Library ...


  2. Mid-Columbia Libraries kick off Food for FinesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Patrons of Mid-Columbia Libraries looking to pay down any fines and help those in need are invited to donate nonperishable food to satisfy outstanding balances. And anyone who donates food not eligible for fine reductions will be entered into a drawing for a several gift cards for Tri-City area restaurants.


  3. Spring handover booked in for Market Bosworth Library planRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    ... an open evening to update residents on the transfer scheme. Attendees were told about developments with those libraries that have already transferred to community groups and received information about the prospective roles for volunteers. People ...


  4. GIF artists reinvent historical scenesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... services department, managing online research and Smithsonian scholarship. He also makes GIFs for the Smithsonian Libraries' Tumblr account, where he posts animated engravings, moving collages, GIF'd up illustrations and more. When approaching a GIF ...


  5. 'The Librarians' recap and review: Saving soulsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    It's " The Librarians " versus the devil - well, a devil - in the Sunday, Nov. 29 episode, "And the Infernal Contract." Though Eve goes off to visit a friend, she ends up right in the middle of another adventure when the reason for her visit turns out to exactly why the clipping book sends Jake, Cassandra and Ezekiel to the same small town she's in.


  6. 'What do I read next?' sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Calling all bibliophiles. Sign up for the "What do I read next?" workshop at the Waynesville Library to be held from 1 - 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, at the Waynesville Library Auditorium.


  7. Literacy project promotes reading with new initiativeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Grand Valley Lanthorn

    ... COE, and COE staff member Forrest Clift started the initiative in 2014 to aid new teachers in building classroom libraries. "What started this is my daughter Kacy went off to teach fourth grade in inner-city Chicago," she said. "She was given a big ...


  8. Genealogy society membership renewal in Fort Worth Genealogy CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... for events and activities. Always check the websites of genealogy organizations, historical societies, museums, libraries, and other groups for days and hours of operation. Now: Fort Worth Genealogical Society members are asked to renew their annual ...


  9. Banned Books Week, BustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    Banned Books Week, the American Library Association's annual self-advertisement, has now ended for this year. Bookstores will disassemble their earnest displays of "banned books,"and the semblance of normality will return to public libraries.


  10. Commemorative Plaque to mark 175 years of public librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Scoop

    Tomorrow marks the 175th anniversary of a meeting at Barrett's Hotel on Lambton Quay in 1840 where Port Nicholson Exchange and Public Library was born. While the library only lived a short life, its collection was passed onto Wellington City Libraries when the first Wellington City Council municipal library was established in 1893.


  11. hotdoc the original story

    10 hrs ago | Python

    ... to use hotdoc. ###Overview HotDoc aims at being a highly modular API documentation tool / library for C and C++ libraries (initially). It is based on clang for the source code parsing, and CommonMark for the formatting. It was previously based on ...


  12. Iran's national library director visits Germany, AustriaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Tehran Times

    The National Library and Archives of Iran Director, Seyyed Reza Salehi-Amiri, left Iran on Sunday to visit several libraries in Germany and Austria. Salehi-Amiri will visit the Bavarian State Library in Munich and hold talks with officials, following the invitation of the director of the library, Persian service of MNA reported on Sunday.


  13. Mentor Library Comics Club learning from the pros this TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    The young artists and writers of Mentor Public Library's Comics Club will be learning from the professionals during their get-together this Tuesday. At a typical meeting, the kids talk about a special theme.


  14. A good book can leave a lasting impression on your child.Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... ver" and "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing," and other chapter books that deservedly have a place on bookshelves in libraries across the country.


  15. acli 0.1.20Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Python

    ... "boto3") SDK and "terminal tables") libraries. Please submit any issues encountered. Latest changes "Changelog")) ...


  16. Milpitas library-goers explore human evolution in Smithsonian traveling exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Cupertino Courier

    ... a talk on Tuesday evening with paleoanthropologist Rick Potts, the curator of the traveling exhibit. There are 19 libraries nationwide that are hosting the exhibit for four weeks at different times. The Milpitas library exhibit is the only one in ...


  17. Lebanon County Historical Society hires newaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    Lebanon County Historical Society hires new archivist Lebanon County Historical Society is bidding farewell to one librarian-archivist and welcoming another. Check out this story on Lebanon County Historical Society is bidding farewell to one librarian-archivist and welcoming another who will take over the care and continued growth of the organization's Hauck Memorial Archives and Library.


  18. Library celebrates 60 years of service to communityRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Countywide

    Contributed photo.County Judge Jim Huff reads a story to a George West kindergarten class at the Live Oak County Library open house on Thursday.. The Live Oak County Libraries of George West and Three Rivers celebrated a 60th anniversary at the George West Library on Thursday, November 19. Library staff celebrated the day with the County Courthouse and the public starting at 10:30 a.m. with County Judge Jim Huff reading two children's book to a George West Kindergarten class at the library, "As An Oak Tree Grows " by G. Brian Karas and "What Kind of Pet Should I Get?" by Dr. Suess.


  19. Woodsboro's annual book fair a successRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Countywide

    The annual book fair got underway last week at Woodsboro's Elementary library where Wednesdays traditional "Family Night" proved to be a success. "Somehow, each year we've been doing this the parents always come through to support their kids as well as this fundraiser.


  20. New Technology and Services Now Offered at East and West Polk LibrariesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Polk County News

    New public access computers have recently been installed at the East and West Polk Public Libraries. Six new HP ProDesk 600 computers with 23" widescreen monitors have been added at the west library, and four have been added at the east library.