Libraries Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Supporting Open AccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Library Journal

    ... made clear in this series, the burden for making this transition faster and easier falls in large part on academic libraries and their professionals. To get a better idea, we spoke to Anneliese Taylor, the Assistant Director for Scholarly ...

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  2. Cardiff University to use OCLC Sustainable Collection Services to redefine its library collectionsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    SHEFFIELD, UK, 20 February 2017-Cardiff University, one of Britain's leading research universities, will use OCLC Sustainable Collection Services to analyze and inform decisions about consolidating print collections in preparation for a move to a new purpose-built library in a few years. Collectively, Cardiff University Libraries hold approximately 1.3 million catalogued items.

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  3. [News] Core city students find support at Station 20 WestRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Sheaf

    In an effort to support and inspire their peers, University of Saskatchewan students have teamed up with Station 20 West to produce animated videos exploring the lived experiences they face as core students. The animated videos are a part of a project from the U of S Community Outreach and Engagement Office that details the daily struggles of a student who is navigating life in the inner city, at university and at home.

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  4. Library Hand, the Fastidiously Neat Penmanship Style Made for Card CatalogsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Librarian and Information Science News

    Dewey and his crew of "a dozen catalogers and librarians" spent, in his estimation, "an hour daily for nearly an entire week" hashing out the rules of library hand. They started by examining hundreds of card catalogs, looking for penmanship problems and coming up with ways to solve them.

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  5. LIBRARIES: Book, bake sale will be staged at SomonaukRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Times

    Friends of the Somonauk Public Library will have a book and bake sale at the library, 700 E. La Salle St. Hours will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25. Used books, DVDs, audio books and CDs will be sold.

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  6. Joyce SweetlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... her service to the Liberty AMVETS. Joyce loved to read - she would spend many hours at the Appleton and Searsmont libraries. Joyce could always be found either with knitting needles in hand or a good book, that is until her grandchildren and ...

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  7. COLUMN: Celebrating our freedom to readRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The News

    Whether it is a new controversial book or a classic novel that covers topics that were not talked about in depth at the time, schools and public libraries are regularly asked to remove books and magazines from their shelves that are deemed by some to be offensive or inappropriate. Sometimes their efforts are successful, other times they're not.

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  8. BESST 2.2.6Read the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Python

    ... 3. Sahlin K, Chikhi R, Arvestad L (2016) "Assembly scaffolding with PE-contaminated mate-pair libraries." Bioinformatics INSTALLATION ---------------- ...

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  9. Adventures await readers at the libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Robesonian

    ... located in Lumberton where books from other branches can be secured and also interlibrary loans from other towns' libraries. Even with a short wait in some cases, every one of the 225 books I've requested has been made available to me. I only needed ...

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  10. Biomarkers for the detection of renal fibrosis and prediction of renal outcomes: a systematic reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | BioMed Central

    We performed a systematic review to evaluate the reliability of blood and urine biomarkers in identifying fibrosis on biopsy as well as predicting renal outcomes. Using MEDLINE and EMBASE, a two-stage search strategy was implemented.

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  11. Presidents Day closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Press-Telegram

    ... violations will not occur; street sweeping will resume its regular schedule on Tuesday, Feb. 21. • All libraries will be closed, as is their normal schedule, and will re-open on Tuesday, Feb. 21. The library catalog, downloads and databases ...

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  12. Genealogical Society ordered to vacateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Kansas City Nursing News

    The Atchison County, Kansas, Genealogical Society will be looking for a new headquarters after its members received notice to vacate all materials from the Atchison Library. The Atchison Globe said the notification was given amid a continuing review of policies and practices meant to ensure compliance with accreditation standards by professional library organizations.

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  13. Modern libraries encourage activitiyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Herald

    On Feb. 12, the Daily Herald covered the wildly popular Cubs Trophy Tour stop at the Gail Borden Public Library in Elgin, saying that "libraries are generally expected to be quiet places." While I'm happy to see the Daily Herald highlighting our local libraries, it's disappointing that people still think of libraries as conventional and quiet.

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  14. Library director at next Round Lake Beach Fireside ChatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Herald

    Round Lake Area Public Library Executive Director Jim DiDonato will be the guest at a Fireside Chat from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 23, at the Round Lake Beach Cultural & Civic Center, off Hook Drive west of Route 83. The continuing event is sponsored by the village to bring county, state, and local government closer to residents. A meet and greet at 6 p.m. is followed from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. by informal conversation between the guest and Mayor Rich Hill and then a Q&A session.

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  15. Finding Philanthropic Funding | BackTalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Library Journal

    ... are undoubtedly threatened. However, there is opportunity in philanthropic funding, which is nothing new to libraries-philanthropists all but founded our public library system. And philanthropy still supports libraries nationwide: since 2006, $2.9 ...

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  16. Imagination, innovation sought for new Lincoln libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | KLKN

    ... Leach will hold five additional community meetings in late February and early March. Consultant Brad Waters says libraries have become community centers where people gather and exchange ideas as much as libraries are places to read and find books. ...

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  17. Volunteers come forward to take over Silsden LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    ... Council has inviting residents in several villages, including Silsden, and, to take on the running of their local libraries to save them from closure following public spending cuts. The situation in Silsden is complicated because the library is in ...

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  18. The emerging librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Sun-Star

    ... March 14 - 17 at the Apo View Hotel, Bonifacio Street, Poblacion District, Davao City. Their theme, "The Emerging Libraries: Connect, Collaborate and Build Strong Communities," reflects just what the NLP imposes - to establish interdependence within ...

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  19. Council tax increase of 4.8pc in Norfolk agreed and no reprieve over charity funding cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... member of the public yelling: "You'll have blood on your hands". A UKIP amendment, to reverse a A 622,000 cut to libraries and A 420,000 cut to the fire service, both scheduled for 2018/19, was defeated by 41 votes to 38. But deputy leader Alison ...

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  20. Be Mine Bash at North Ridgeville library may turn into an annual eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Cleveland.com

    Games and crafts were the heart of the "Be Mine Bash" children's party at the North Ridgeville branch library on February 14. Allyson Morgan, youth services librarian, was most innovative in creating enough happenings to keep about 15 kids, ages 2 and up, very occupied. Valentine's Day-themed stories, crafts and activities were abundant, almost more than the group could do in one hour.

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