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  1. Documentation - Code commentingRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | SharpToolbox

    ... .NET assemblies (.NET Framework 1.0, 1.1, 2.0, 3.0, 3.5 and 4.0) - Compiled COM components and controls - COM type libraries - ASP.NET Ajax Javascript - Access, SQL Server and other databases with an OLEDB driver - Xml Schemas (Xsd files or implied ...

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  2. Holliday wins 2016 ACRL/IS Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | American Library Association

    Wendy Holliday, head of teaching, learning and research services at Northern Arizona University, is the winner of the Association of College and Research Libraries Instruction Section's Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian Award. The award honors Miriam Dudley, whose efforts in the field of information literacy led to the formation of IS.

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  3. Brumfield named 2016 Routledge Distance Learning Librarianship Conference Sponsorship Award winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | American Library Association

    Elizabeth Brumfield, distance services librarian at Prairie View A&M University, has been named the 2016 recipient of the Routledge Distance Learning Librarianship Conference Sponsorship Award. This annual award, sponsored by Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, and administrated by the Association of College and Research Libraries Distance Learning Section , honors an ACRL member working in the field of, or contributing to, the success of distance learning librarianship or related library service in higher education.

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  4. House, Senate proposed budgets include millions for Tampa Bay projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | St. Petersburg Times

    Tens of millions of dollars for libraries, museums, parks and theaters in the Tampa Bay area have survived the first cut and are in the initial state budget proposals. Funding for Lowry Park Zoo, the Florida Aquarium, Blind Pass Road in St. Pete Beach, Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in St. Petersburg and a new transit study to move people from south Hillsborough County to downtown Tampa are all tucked within more than 800 pages of budget documents that passed through House or Senate budget committees this week.

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  5. MarriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | North Platte Bulletin

    Guys ages 16-60 who like to sing are invited to audition for a part in the community play, Altar Boyz. ... More Michael B. Jacobson of North Platte has been re-elected to the board of directors of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Topeka, a wholesale bank that serves as a source of credit for community financial institutions in Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska and Oklahoma.

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  6. Books, Overdue by 33 Years, Finally Returned to the LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Patch.com

    A pair of books that were overdue for 33 years were returned to the Los Angeles Public Library this week, making us all feel a little better about our own borrowing habits. The books are among thousands of materials returned to the Los Angeles Public Library during a fine forgiveness campaign that began Feb. 1 and runs through Valentine's Day, it was announced today.

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  7. Library Closures Top 400 In Five YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Sky News

    More than 400 libraries have closed in Britain in the last five years due to budget cuts, technology and the internet age. As part of National Libraries Day, campaigners are calling on local councils and the government to protect libraries, by diversifying so that they make money and offer more than just books.

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  8. The Latest: Attorney: 'Serial' defence crippled by omissionRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | The Chronicle-Journal

    The Latest on a hearing for a convicted murderer seeking a new trial in a case that was examined in the podcast "Serial." : An attorney has told a judge that a witness who could have provided an alibi for the convicted killer at the centre of the popular "Serial" podcast would have been "critical" in the man's first trial, had she been contacted by his original defence team.

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  9. MomentumSADLY, Hate Always Has a Home HereRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | 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.

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  10. Mancos School District Goes Live on the CLiC AspenCat LibLime Koha Union CatalogRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | PressReleasePoint

    The Mancos School District Libraries have now joined the Colorado Library Consortium AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. The Libraries and CLiC staff worked with the LibLime Project Management team to successfully transfer bibliographic, item and patron data to the AspenCat union catalog.

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  11. Defense Errors Probed in Adnan Syed ConvictionRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Courthouse News Service

    A criminal defense expert testified Friday that the attorney for Adnan Syed - convicted for the 1999 murder of his ex-girlfriend - made a grave mistake by failing to investigate a potential alibi witness. Attorney David Erwin's droll testimony highlighted the fact that Asia Chapman - her last name was McClain in 1999 and has continually been referred to by her maiden name in court - could have produced "game-changing" testimony in the trial of Syed, now 34. Syed was sentenced to life in prison for the murder in 2000, but "Serial" raised questions about the teen's conviction in a 2014 series that became the most downloaded podcast of all time.

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  12. Lunch and listen slated for Cleveland libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... access library resources for their classes. "In 2007, I also received a small grant from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine to purchase a laptop and projector for use by library staff for workshops and training sessions both on and off ...

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  13. Libraries celebrate Library Lovers MonthRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Park Record

    Park City LibraryA*s Becca Lael, Jessica Manis and Katrina Kmak have planned a couple of activities to celebrate National Library LoverA*s Month. Those activities include an Anti-ValentineA*s Day Uncelebration and A'Improv at the LibraryA' with the Not PC Players, featuring Kmak.

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  14. Public and media invited to Feb. 6 kickoff of The Big Read, focused on PoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Examiner.com

    The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts , designed to revitalize the role of literature in American culture, and to encourage citizens to read for pleasure and enlightenment. The Big Read Dearborn will focus on Edgar Alan The public and the media are invited to the Henry Ford Centennial Library tomorrow for the kickoff of The Big Read Dearborn , filled with activities for adults and children of all ages designed to help people answer the question, "Do you know Poe?" Free light refreshments, books, and the "Do You Know Poe?" tabloids will be given from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, at the Henry Ford Centennial Library, 16301 Michigan Ave. in Dearborn .

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  15. Our Town events for Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Amarillo.com

    Canyon Retired Teachers and School Personne l will hold its monthly meeting at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 12 at First Presbyterian Church of Canyon, 904 19th St. The program is "Old Bibles from all Over the World" presented by Trent Sisemore. The meal will be catered by Chicken Express.

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  16. Black History Month: Quilts, Black Panthers, African-American heroines on the billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Contra Costa Times

    Ever wonder why Black History Month is celebrated in February? The history files reveal that in 1926 Carter Godwin Woodson originated Negro History Week. Woodson chose the second week of February because Frederick Douglass and President Abraham Lincoln had celebrated their birthdays that week, and both were prominent leaders in our history who furthered the cause of equality.

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  17. Dubuque library requests funds for dog to sniff out bedbugsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | KCRG

    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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  18. E-readers Help Thousands in Africa Learn to ReadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Voice of America

    ... Over the past five years, tens of thousands of free Worldreaders have been provided to students, teachers and libraries in 12 African countries, including Ghana, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Malawi and Zimbabwe. The digital collection comprises about 30,000 ...

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  19. Library plans children's valentine tea Feb. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Fairfield Public Library will be hosting its annual children's valentine tea at 2 p.m. Feb. 13 in the library's meeting room. "This year's event is being hosted by the Queen of Hearts - so be sure to wear red, or you may lose your head!," said Afton Hallauer, Fairfield Public Library's youth services librarian.

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  20. Star light Star BrightRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Pipestone County Star

    By day Mike Lynch is a meteorologist. By night he teaches astronomy classes focused on the art of stargazing.

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