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  1. An Eye for Excellence at Free First Sundays at the ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Art Institute Library has amassed 4,825 volumes from artists since 1976. "We have one of the best art history libraries in North America," saod Ronna Tulgan Ostheimer The Clark's head of education. Scholars from all over the world come to The Clark ...

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  2. People flock to Henry Ford Centennial Library for kickoff of Big Read DearbornRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    The Big Read Dearborn's kickoff, and the opening of the "Dreaming Dreams No Mortal Ever Dared Dream" art exhibit, set out to acquaint people at the library last weekend with with 19th Century Gothic master Edgar Allan Poe.. A show in the auditorium and opening of an art exhibition in the Rotunda gallery at the Henry Ford Centennial Library kicked off another run of The Big Read Dearborn events in the city of Dearborn, this time focused on the best works of the 19th Century pioneer in mystery Gothic, horror and science fiction writing, Edgar Allan Poe.

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  3. Edgewater library is a Carnegie hall -- a gift from industrialist a century agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    ... flank the entrance underneath a tympanum displaying the borough seal in relief - was one of more than 2,500 libraries, including 1,679 in the United States, that Carnegie funded from the 1880s until his death in 1919. Born in Scotland to a family of ...

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  4. Top 9 Windows Event Log Tips Using C#Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Code Project

    ... started. After that in the publication, you will read about how to create Event Loggers through prominent logging libraries like Event Viewer is a tool that displays detailed information about significant events (for example, programs that don't ...

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  5. Nevada County library wants to connect students with online high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Union

    ... the 12 available scholarships will pay that fee. Scholarship money comes from the Friends of the Nevada County Libraries, Friends of the Truckee Library and the state library system, Pappani said. Prospective students must be at least 19 years old, ...

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  6. Labour Market Information System offers hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jamaica Observer

    ... access to the LMIS computerised skills and job data base using the online facilities of the nation's 523 public libraries and 923 school libraries. It's a project we expect will prove useful for many young people who currently feel lost, as if there ...

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  7. 25th Anniversary Celebration Of The LeRoy Collins Main LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WCTV Tallahassee

    It's been 25 years since the LeRoy Collins Main Library building opened. Since then, millions of local residents have taken advantage of its services and resources.

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  8. Central Maine Power CMP Donates Award-Winning Book to Maine Schools and LibrariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Electric Energy Online

    Central Maine Power, a subsidiary of AVANGRID, has put another award-winning children's book in hundreds of public libraries and Maine schools for the 16th consecutive year. The Company recently donated copies of Nana in the City to more than 600 public, private, and parochial schools and public libraries in its service territory.

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  9. Downton Abbey opens up a big tent, as an aristocratic circusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MacLeans

    ... maintenance bills, so families monetize the house itself by letting regular folk traipse through drawing room and libraries, gawk at the fine artwork and eat at a restaurant converted from a stable. What was once a genteel affection-even Jane Austen ...

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  10. Telegrapher's collection on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Toledo Blade

    "The telegraph was the Victorian Internet," said Byron "Barney" Stickles, a Maumee resident who considers himself the last of the railroad telegraphers in the area, and has a substantial collection of telegraphy equipment on display at the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library's Main Library in downtown Toledo. Before the telegraph's introduction in 1844, messages had to be communicated in person or in writing.

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

    Yesterday | 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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  12. Brasch WordsBANNING the First AmendmentRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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  13. Books are for donating and reading during literacy eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily News

    ... the Honda children's book drive, where new or like-new children's books are donated at Kamloops Honda, the TNRD libraries, Interior Savings branches, the Tournament Capital Centre, Westsyde pool or the Henry Grube Education Centre library. The ...

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  14. Children's author joins fight to save librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Echo

    Zany Zebra workshop, Portswood Library, where children were invited to come up with a zebra design POPULAR children's author Sandra Horn is backing a campaign to save one of five closure-threatened libraries in Southampton . Sandra was one of several people who helped a group called Friends of Cobbett Road Library stage a day of free activities at the facility on Saturday.

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  15. Graduation dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marshall Independent

    August Gaul walked up to get a book, and a special certificate from Marshall Mayor Bob Byrnes, at Saturday's graduation of the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program. A total of 25 area kids graduated from the program, which helps promote literacy by encouraging parents to read to their children.

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  16. Annie's Mailbox: Woman deserves apology after she was told to shut off medical equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... wrap? Wasn't she in the wrong to expect me to turn off medical equipment? - Illinois Library Patron Dear Patron: Libraries are supposed to be quiet places (although we get plenty of letters saying otherwise). Nonetheless, most libraries these days ...

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  17. Anniea s Mailbox: Medical equipment should be tolerated in public placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    ... wrap? Wasn't she in the wrong to expect me to turn off medical equipment? – Illinois Library Patron A. Libraries are supposed to be quiet places (although we get plenty of letters saying otherwise). Nonetheless, most libraries these days have ...

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  18. Mercedes nestles cozy Starbucks caf inside public libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheMonitor.com

    That, according to Marisol Vidales, is the initial reaction from visitors of the Hector P. Garcia Memorial Library in Mercedes upon observing the new Starbucks cafA cozily-nestled inside. "It's been very positive," Vidales, library director, said Wednesday about customer feedback.

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  19. Topping library charts is child's play for LeeRead the original story

    Sunday | Blackpool 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. Suspense-packed thriller Personal by British author Lee Child was the most borrowed book in the North West's libraries during the last year, it has been revealed.

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  20. National Libraries Day: Children can make games and cartoons at new club from todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Wimbledon Guardian

    ... staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. The new coding club will start today as part of National Libraries Day where libraries in Merton are offering a variety of activities. The goal of the club is to inspire children to build and ...

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