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  1. ALCTS announces new mentoring programRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    The Association for Library Collections & Technical Services is pleased to announce the launch of a new mentoring program for its members. The ALCTS Mentoring Program facilitates and encourages professional development of ALCTS members at any stage in their career and in any of the areas related to our work.

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  2. City/county leaders cite digital inclusion, education as top priorities for librariesRead the original story

    Tuesday | American Library Association

    Local government leaders envision public libraries as a key resource to support their communities' education and digital inclusion goals while indicating interest in exploring new roles for libraries to address other community priorities, according to a recent survey conducted by ICMA , in partnership with The Aspen Institute and the Public Library Association .

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  3. 2017 ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Award winners announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | American Library Association

    The Association of College and Research Libraries announces the recipients of the 2017 Excellence in Academic Libraries Award - Miami Dade College - Learning Resources , Miami; Columbia College Chicago Library , Chicago; and Santa Clara University Library , Santa Clara, California. Sponsored by ACRL and GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO, the award recognizes the staff of a college, university and community college library for programs that deliver exemplary services and resources to further the educational mission of the institution.

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  4. Vaughan wins YALSA's 2017 MAE Award for Best Literature Program for TeensRead the original story

    Tuesday | American Library Association

    The Young Adult Library Services Association , a division of the American Library Association , awarded Lauri Vaughan, upper school campus librarian at The Harker School, Upper School Campus in San Jose, CA, the 2017 Margaret A. Edwards Award for Best Literature Program for Teens. The MAE Award provides $500 to the recipient and $500 to the recipient's library and is sponsored by the Margaret A. Edwards Trust .

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  5. Not going to watch inaugurationRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Bitterroot Star

    ... for the most people? Maybe I'll just go to the local library with my book. There are several excellent local libraries in the Valley; wouldn't it be cool if they were all packed on Friday starting about noon? Mary ...

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  6. ProQuest's MLA International Bibliography named Choice Outstanding Academic TitleRead the original story

    Tuesday | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Scholars of literature have multiple options for accessing the Modern Language Association International Bibliography database, but only ProQuest's delivery of the essential tool through its newly redesigned literature platform has been named to Choice's selection of Outstanding Academic Titles for 2016. Choice says the annual list "reflects the best in scholarly titles reviewed by Choice and brings with it the extraordinary recognition of the academic library community."

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  7. Backstage promotes Alicia Sell to Vice President of Digitization ServicesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... new equipment technologies, work efficiencies and data enrichment opportunities. We look forward to helping libraries as they move into digital linked data environments." "With the continued rapid growth of our digitization services, we are excited ...

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  8. C-J Extra: Friends group spearheads book and media saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Capital-Journal

    Linda Hayse, outgoing president of the Friends of the Library at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, looks at some of the books in the stacks at the library. Hayse has been busy coordinating the Friends' annual book and media sale, which will be Friday and Saturday in Marvin Auditorium at the library.

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  9. Construction manager: Library to finish on time despite weather delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Shorthorn

    Steel beams of the George W. Hawkes downtown library stand Jan. 13 on Center Street, north of Arlington City Hall. The project, costing $30 million, will be completed by June 2018.

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  10. Lockport: Nominate a recipient for 12th annual 'Key to the Locks' awardRead the original story

    Tuesday | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Erie Canal Discovery Center and Niagara History Center are seeking nominees for the 12th annual "Key to the Locks" award. This yearly honor recognizes a Niagara County citizen who exemplifies the community spirit or promotes the heritage or preservation of the historic Erie Canal.

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  11. This Guy Sewed A Belle Dress For His 'Beauty And The Beast' ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Switched

    Joel Lynch, a graduate student at Iowa State University, popped the question to Cara Szymanski on Jan. 14 in the periodical room of the campus library - a location a bookworm like Belle would no doubt have approved of. "Librarians Monica Gillen and especially Brenda Currier were wonderful at helping set up the periodical room for my use," Joel said.

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  12. EBSCO Information Services and Stacks Inc. Accepting Entries for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    ... be received by April 3, 2017. Stacks, a hosted, turnkey web content management system designed specifically for libraries, will work with the winning applicant to create a website that offers a relevant and robust user experience tailored for their ...

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  13. Local libraries receive Toyota grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newms360.com

    The Lee County Library and the Itawamba County Pratt Memorial Library each received $10,000 grants from Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Mississippi, Inc. recently to upgrade technology and material available to the communities they serve. "Toyota is so good to us and so supportive of the library and our mission to make information and material available to the public," Lee County Library director Jeff Tomlinson said.

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  14. The broadside that made the city: Penn Libraries acquires Franklin's first print job45 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Philly.com

    But this obscure death nearly three centuries ago is arguably among the most momentous deaths in Philadelphia's 300-plus years - not for who Rose was, but for what he precipitated. Rose's death brought Benjamin Franklin to Philadelphia and anchored him here, and now the Penn Libraries has acquired the broadside that did the trick - the only known surviving copy of Franklin's first print job.

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  15. Athens area libraries now offering instruments and creative supplies to check outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... programming. Each item comes with a set of instructions or introductory lessons for the user. Griffin said the libraries will also host a series of events teaching visitors ways they can use the kits. For instance, the Madison County Library will ...

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  16. Princeton Library kicks off new campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bureau County Republican

    A new billboard on North Main Street showcasing Princeton Public Library is step one in its 2017 campaign to improve awareness of the services it offers. Julie Wayland, library director, recently attended a marketing workshop and brought home ideas on how to reach new audiences who have yet to explore the library.

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  17. Three Areas of Opportunity for Library, Local Government Collaboration Revealed in ICMA SurveyRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    Local government leaders envision public libraries as a key resource to support their communities' education and digital inclusion goals while indicating interest in exploring new roles for libraries to address other community priorities, according to a recent survey conducted by ICMA , in partnership with The Aspen Institute and the Public Library Association .

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  18. Community News & Events for Jan. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Northern Virginia Daily

    Shower A card shower is planned for Marie Vann, who will celebrate her birthday on Monday. Cards may be sent to 25188 Old Valley Pike, Maurertown 22644.

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  19. Corfu-Pembroke Winterfest is Saturday, Jan. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Batavian

    Even though summer is long gone, residents with a craving for chicken BBQ are in luck. A delicious chicken with sides will be available at the upcoming Corfu-Pembroke Winterfest thanks to volunteers from the Corfu Free Library.

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  20. Teachers' Union: $50 million is a startRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Campbell River Mirror

    ... of six additional teaching positions for the rest of this school year. "It'll be directed into having the libraries open full time in order to use them as learning commons, and each individual site will have enough full-time equivalent to help where ...

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