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  1. 'Publicly Shamed:' Who Needs The Pillory When We've Got Twitter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Travelin' Librarian

    Writer Jon Ronson has spent a lot of time tracking people who have been shamed, raked over the coals on social media for mostly minor - but sometimes major - transgressions. And he writes about some of them in his new book, So You've Been Publicly Shamed .

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  2. Morning Links: Pretending piracy doesn't exist. Changing roles of bookstores and librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TeleRead

    ... its name will invite unspeakable terror upon the local village. *** On the Changing Roles of U.S. Bookstores and Libraries (Dear Author) When I first started this series on how people read and buy books, I was surprised by how many readers still ...

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  3. Public consultation open on hours-cut proposal for saved Malpas libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South Wales Argus

    ... Mayer and Cllr Christine Maxfield, said: "A scrutiny review group met with the group which deals with Newport's libraries and came up with an alternative proposal. This was taken to cabinet on February 9 where it was agreed by cabinet. The proposal ...

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  4. Cazenovia Public Library launches new websiteRead the original story

    Yesterday | Cazenovia Republican

    "A lot of the content is the same, just reorganized, and we've added a lot of new items," said Elisha Davies, librarian's assistant and library technology coordinator who designed the updated site. "For example, we've put all out events on the main page in calendar format so people don't have to search too far.

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  5. And the best DAM tool in G2 Crowd's Leader category is a nobodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | VentureBeat

    ... that has no Leaders." DAM tools manage, categorize, track rights and versions, approve, optimize, and distribute libraries of digital files, primarily photos, audios, and videos. They are frequently integrated with other tools, including content ...

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  6. SAGE announces travel grant winners for annual UKSG ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    Speaking of the grant, Jane Makoff, Marketing Director SAGE, stated that: "As a publisher that strives for innovation in a rapidly advancing technological world, partnerships with our librarian community and supporting the facilitation of debate between publisher, scholar and librarian so that we can better support their needs, is a key commitment of SAGE's. We extend our congratulations to the scholars and look forward to meeting them at the conference."

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  7. Springer and Jisc reach agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... to contain the costs to UK institutions. Springer is committed to recognizing and accommodating the needs of libraries, funders, universities and researchers. Extensive discussions have been necessary to understand the needs and requirements of all ...

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  8. Big Changes for Tweens and Teens at the Morse Institute LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    Check out the newly renovated Teen Room at the Morse Institute Library after school any day of the week and you'll see why libraries remain important to teens. Teens are relaxing on the comfortable furniture, using the computers, reading magazines and graphic novels, browsing booklists to find something new, or playing with the Teen Room's collection of games.

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  9. March Was a Busy Month for Elementary School LibrariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    March was a busy and exciting month at all four of the elementary school libraries. March kicked off with two events, Read Across America and World Read Aloud Day.

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  10. Waterford residents share concerns about state budget cuts with legislatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Day

    Waterford – Residents who attended a meeting Monday hosted by Sen. Paul Formica, R-East Lyme, and Rep. Kathleen McCarty, R-Waterford, expressed concerns about planned cuts to social services and library programs in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed 2015-16 state budget. She specifically mentioned the Connecticut Library Consortium, which allows libraries throughout the state to leverage collective buying power to negotiate lower prices on purchases, and the Connecticard program that allows members of municipal libraries to use their cards outside the town of which they are residents.

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  11. Officials investigating incursion at Halifax libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Truro Daily News

    Workers fix the side door of the Halifax Central Library on Monday. Although it's the same door through which four people gained access to the library late at night last week, library officials said these repairs were not connected.

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  12. Council Committee - "dAFD and Libraries grilled and postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Austin Chronicle

    Last Thursday's City Council meeting followed the recent pattern: grilling the department heads over routine proposals, mulling over money matters, and punting to committees for more of the same.

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  13. Netflix has more than 50 open source projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Red Hat Magazine

    ... meetups in the Bay Area. JavaScript is one of your technical fortes. What are the available open source JavaScript libraries that you are most fond of? Why? My team has become very fond of an open source tool called Browserify . It was originally ...

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  14. ABC-CLIO Solutions Opens Digital Resource Collections In AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Libraries and the resources they provide for educators and students foster a deep level of personal and academic growth in and out of the classroom. ABC-CLIO Solutions , an award-winning digital curriculum resource, is providing complimentary access to its 15 online databases in April to celebrate School Library Month.

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  15. M31 Offers Low-Voltage and Low-Power Physical IP Solutions for TSMC...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Design And Reuse

    ... Port SRAM Compiler," and "Via ROM Compiler." M31 provides high-density, low-voltage and low-power standard cell libraries with power management kit (PMK), and memory compilers with power management modes including standby mode, retention mode, and ...

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  16. Honored 'life changer': Snohomish librarian praised for her dedication to kids' readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    Jenny Granger, a librarian at Snohomish's Emerson Elementary, suspected something was up at the Friday school assembly, but she couldn't put her finger on it. So she was surprised to learn that she was receiving national recognition as a 'Life Changer of the Year.'

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  17. Thom Wilkins XYBERMEDIA dot COMRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voices

    ... from voice overs to full productions using an extensive studio library of royalty free music and special effects libraries. And can produce anywhere from simple background music to intricate fully produced musical scores timed to video images. Thom ...

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  18. Scarsdale Reads Features Ron Lieber's 'The Opposite Of Spoiled'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    The Scarsdale Library has announced the spring selection for Scarsdale Reads is "The Opposite of Spoiled: Raising Kids Who Are Grounded, Generous, and Smart About Money" by New York Times columnist Ron Lieber. The bestseller is the second selection in Scarsdale Reads, a community reading initiative that encourages friends and neighbors to have ongoing conversations around a shared reading experience.

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  19. lizard-ui 5.1Read the original story

    Yesterday | Python

    ... + licenses ------------------ Our own license is GPLv3. Lizard-ui ships with a couple of external css/javascript libraries. Twitter-bootstrap Apache 2.0 license. Jquery and jqueryui Dual licensed under the MIT or GPL Version 2 licenses. Includes ...

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  20. Library gets new leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RecordNET

     Community activists who have been pressing the city to increase funding for public libraries and to the reopen the eastside's shuttered Fair Oaks branch praised Stockton officials Monday for their choice of a new leader for the 12-facility ...

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