Libraries Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Brasch WordsBANNING the First AmendmentRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | American Reporter

    ... the Bible, they wailed; the book isn't suitable for the delicate minds of children, they cried as they pushed libraries and schools to remove it from their shelves or at the very least make it restricted.' The penguins may have been gay - or maybe ...

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  2. Dubuque library requests funds for dog to sniff out bedbugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WBNS

    The Telegraph Herald reports that a specially trained Labrador named Cooper has been sniffing the library monthly since bedbugs were discovered in the folds of a couch at Carnegie-Stout Public Library in October. Library officials have requested $5,400 in the budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1 to continue the inspections.

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  3. Director Library Repository Services and Technologies at Arizona State UniversityRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | DigitalKoans

    Under the direction of the Associate University Librarian & Chief Technology Officer, responsible for the design, development, and management of library repository services and technologies.

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  4. Suffolk Libraries urges public to support National Libraries Day tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Suffolk Libraries is backing the national My Library, My Right campaign organised by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals , which promotes the public's right to free book borrowing. The campaign has launched a petition signed by more than 12,600 people to prevent further library closures, and now Suffolk Libraries is calling on the county's book lovers to sign up and show their support.

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  5. Magical potions and Quidditch battles as Harry Potter Book Night celebrated in SuffolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Children enjoyed games of Quidditch on school playgrounds yesterday and last night discussed the popular J K Rowling novels at libraries. The Harry Potter event at Ipswich Library.

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  6. in Re: Anna F. RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | FindLaw

    Before WOOD, Chief Judge, and EASTERBROOK and RIPPLE, Circuit Judges. Marcus H. Herbert, Attorney, Bankruptcy Advocates, LLP, Carbondale, IL, for Debtor-Appellee.

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  7. Creating instant poems for National Library DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Ludlow Advertiser

    JONNY Fluffypunk the entertaining performance poet will be at Leominster Library celebrating National Libraries Day on Saturday, from 10am to 1pm. Jonny will talk to people about what they love about their library and will turn their words into poems in an instant! Performing regularly throughout the UK, Jonny has won Poetry Slams in Brighton, Bristol, Brixton, Cirencester, Lydney and Ledbury Poetry Festival amongst others whilst remaining, of course, fully opposed to competition both in the Arts and life in general.

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  8. Announcing the Helen B. and Lewis E. Goldstein Scholarship FundRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Eric Goldman

    We're pleased to announce a new scholarship fund, the Helen B. and Lewis E. Goldstein Scholarship Fund. Helen and Lew were my mom Gail Schlachter's parents , who died in 1984 and 1988 .

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  9. website.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Morris Daily Herald

    A ride through the streets of Morris and the rural back roads of Grundy County is like leafing through an area history book.

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  10. Council Postpones Bond Ordinance Vote On Open Space LandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Town Topics

    Princeton Council decided Monday night to postpone until February 8 a decision on the $4.4 million purchase of a 20.4-acre parcel of vacant land between Mt.

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  11. Holocaust survivor shares his inspiring story with prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

    ... dangers of what can happen when prejudice and discrimination are not challenged within society. It comes as Essex Libraries relaunch their 'Don't Stand By' Holocaust Memorial Day reading list which highlights thought-provoking books on the subject ...

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  12. noworkflow 1.0.2Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | Python

    ... and PySWIP. The only requirements for running noWorkflow are PyPosAST, SQLAlchemy and python-future. The other libraries are only used for provenance analysis. To run noWorkflow with the demo script called simulation.py with input data data1.dat and ...

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  13. The Future of LibrariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Gadgetopia

    What Libraries Can Do : This is a good discussion about the future of the public library, which echos things I've talked about here before. [...] librarians will need to cherish their special talent as "stewards" while letting go of the instinct to be "collectors."

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  14. Memorial For My Mom At The ALA Annual MeetingRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | Eric Goldman

    ... of committees she had previously chaired. In fact, she became the ALA Executive Board liaison to the ALA American Libraries Advisory Committee that I was chairing this year and she attended our meeting at the Midwinter conference! She was especially ...

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  15. May 22: Iss. 20Read the original story

    May 15, 2015 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... and bikish bookers teamed up for the Brooklyn Public Library's "Bike the Branches" event on May 9, riding to libraries in neighborhoods near and far across the borough in an attempt to see who could hit the most checkpoints, or just have a nice ...

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  16. Judith Crouch Recognized as Professional of the Year by Capital Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... from Ouachita Baptist University. After graduating college, Ms. Crouch spent nine years teaching and overseeing libraries in several small school districts then moved to the support ministry of her local church, serving in many capacities until she ...

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  17. LWC Criminal Justice Honor Society helps Adair LibraryRead the original story

    May 4, 2013 | Columbia Magazine

    Click on headline for story, photo By Duane Bonifer COLUMBIA, KY - Members of the Lindsey Wilson College chapter of Alpha Phi Sigma National Criminal Justice Honor Society donated more than 100 children's books Friday morning, May 3, 2013, to the Adair County Library. The students collected the books during the spring semester.

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  18. The Library Store Goes on a RollRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2012 | NBC Los Angeles

    Love the shop inside the Central Library downtown? It's going on the road, with stops at various branches and Amoeba Records. Libraries on wheels are not a new concept -- you probably remember the commercials of book-delivering vans from your childhood, and how incredibly fascinating that concept was -- so hearing that our own Central Library is gearing up to go on a roll does not surprise.

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  19. Storytime and other fun activities for kids at South Bay librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2010 | Examiner.com

    If you're looking for a fun activity to do with your kids during the winter months, your local library may be just the ticket. Most South Bay libraries offer storytimes for babies , toddlers and preschoolers , as well as activities for older kids, like movie nights or craft-making sessions.

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  20. Sound - AudioRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | SharpToolbox

    ... at user-selected intervals or once the recording has ceased. The Tao Framework is a collection of bindings and libraries to facilitate cross-platform games-related development utilizing the Mono and .NET platforms. Supports Cg, DevIL, FreeGLUT, ...

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