Libraries Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Art therapy sessions at library center on Emanuel tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Post and Courier

    At the Charleston County Public Library on Calhoun Street, there's a little coloring and a whole lot of healing taking place. Three times a week, a group gathers in the story room.


  2. Dover Mini Maker Faire proves inspirationalRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... she said, “and even though they weren't from here, we hopefully will represent their home libraries in a positive manner. Meredith Lamothe, lead educator for the Children's Museum, attended her first Maker Faire. “It is great to have ...


  3. Nats pitcher reads to D.C. kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... reading program. and that's more than twice what we had last year," says George Williams, a spokesman for D.C. libraries. Storen was supposed be at the library on July 18. But that had to be rescheduled. Storen unexpectedly got called into work. If ...


  4. Even University Libraries Aren't Keeping Hard Copy BooksRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Librarian and Information Science News

    In the face of these changes, academic librarians have no choice but to take action. Their challenge, though, is that there are simply too many print books and not enough on-campus space to store them.


  5. You Can't Read ThatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Daily Kos

    ... like but can't get rid of by other means? I've been keeping an eye on a book-banning organization called Safe Libraries , which in addition to attacking books frequently goes after public libraries and the American Library Association with ...


  6. Digitized Comic Book Apps - This Company Allows Users to View Comic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Trend Hunter Magazine

    Public library app 'Hoopla' announced that it will now allow users to check out and view comic books via their mobile devices. Hoopla currently partners with local libraries to allow patrons to check out movies, music and books through its tablet or e-reader.


  7. Denver Library brews a month of craft beer, coffee and tea eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Denver Post

    There's more to libraries than books. To prove it, the Denver Public Library has brewed up a month of events focused on craft beer, coffee, kombucha and even comedy.


  8. American EssayIGNORANCE, not Malice, Compels the Right's Demand for Budget CutsRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2011 | American Reporter

    For those who don't remember, in November the Lamont Library at Harvard revealed that 36 books on gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered issues were damaged by "what appeared to be urine," according to The Harvard Crimson. The predicable national uproar that followed - in newspapers, on talk shows and all over the Internet - was over hate and hate crimes.


  9. Indigo Bridge Books events calendar for Banned Books Week 2010Read the original story

    Sep 21, 2010 |

    ... will be Christy Hargesheimer (board member for Amnesty International Nebraska) Pat Leach (director of Lincoln City Libraries) and Amy Miller (Legal Director for Nebraska ACLU). A question and answer session will follow. Thursday, September 30, 6:00 ...


  10. Council consultation on libraries' closure was not fair THANK you to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Daily Echo

    THANK you to the Daily Echo and reporter James Franklin for comprehensive coverage of the Overview and Scrutiny Panel meeting and the Cabinet meeting at which the decision to close five Southampton libraries was unanimously agreed. The council maintains that the majority of respondents to the public consultation supported its preferred option yet respondents were given no option to maintain all or even most of the city libraries.


  11. Digital Bookmobile to Visit StratfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 |

    ... has engaged communities with library materials and services, the mission of the Digital Bookmobile is to help libraries across North America promote the digital services available to their communities. Get a head start on borrowing free books from ...


  12. Pope's Lesbian BlessingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Daily Beast

    ... cited Catholic standards when he made his decision not to allow so-called gender books into the public school libraries. Bugnaro also nixed plans for a Gay Pride parade in Venice, citing public nudity as the reason for the refusal. When pressed, he ...


  13. Reading to children has measureable effects on the brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 |

    Parents have been told for generations that reading aloud to children is good for them. Thanks to modern technology, researchers can now say that reading aloud actually causes biological changes in young children.


  14. LibrariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc.

    ... many services and unique resources offered by the library here in the present. Explore what the future holds for libraries in general and our library specifically. Visit website for details. The Book Group will meet at 7 p.m. Sept. 21 to discuss ...


  15. Lisburn library to mark Open DayRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Lisburn Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Lisburn Library will be displaying some rare historical children's books during September 2015, as part of Libraries NI celebrations of European Heritage Open Day.


  16. About Town | 8-29-15Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | West Hawaii Today

    A meet and greet with a full dinner will be held from 5:15 to 6 p.m. in the school cafeteria. Parents will meet their student's core teachers from 6 to 6:30 and will tour their classrooms from 6:30 to 7. First-time students should arrive 15 minutes prior to class to fill out the new student registration form, or download the form online and bring it to class.


  17. Library receives programming grantRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Naugatuck Daily News

    The Beacon Falls Library has received a $5,241 Library Services and Technology Act grant to provide aging and lifelong learning programs. A press release issued by the library cited projections from the Connecticut State Data Center that state the percentage of people 65 years old and over in Beacon Falls will increase from approximately 17 percent currently to over 24 percent by 2025.


  18. Taunton children help the library come alive during summer challenge...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | This is The West Country

    Each year, children across Somerset take part in The Reading Agency's Summer Reading Challenge - and 2015 has proved to be no exception. With the help of nearly 100 young volunteers, children all over Somerset have been flocking to libraries to gain stickers and a medal for reading up to 6 books over the school summer holidays.


  19. With highest concentration of Little Free Libraries, Madison named a heritage siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Wisconsin Gazette

    That's how many Little Free Libraries lend books to readers throughout Wisconsin, the United States and 80 other countries around the world, say those who organized a celebration on Aug. 22 at the Central Branch of the Madison Public Library. "We never expected anything like this," said Susan Bol, wife of Todd Bol, who in 2009 built the first Little Free Library in his garage in Hudson.


  20. Riders soar to win Friday night against EaglesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Johnstown Breeze

    It's been a while since the lights at Peterson Field fell gracefully upon my perfectly cut green body, tattooed with white yardage markings and a black "R" on my heart. Nine months to be specific, since the Roosevelt Rough Riders football team dug their cleats into my skin and found their way into my dirt-laced blood.