Libraries Newswire (Page 9)

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

    Saturday Feb 6 | Wimbledon Guardian

    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 share their ideas whilst learning about programming along the way.

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  2. Winnipeg libraries hold 'Take your child to the library day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | GlobalNews

    At Millennium Library downtown, children's entertainer Jake Chenier performed and other activities were held like puppet shows and games. "We're emphasizing talk, sing, read, write and play which are literacy building skills for children so we're inviting people to come here to the library and practice these skills," said Tamara Opar with Millenium Library.

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  3. 'Master of the River': A 71-year-old librarian's 15 years of water commutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Washington Post

    Gabriel Horchler demonstrates part of his commute as he rows on the Anacostia River on Jan. 12, 2016, in Bladensburg, Md. Horchler has used rowing as part of his commute for 15 years.

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  4. Long Beach City Council may ban hoverboards from sidewalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Press-Telegram

    Long Beach's City Council is scheduled to consider the prospect of banning “hoverboards” from business corridors and decide whether a new library branch will be named in honor of First Lady Michelle Obama. The council's possible action on hoverboards would result in the city regulating the use of the vehicles in the same way as bicycles, skateboards and roller skates.

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  5. Library makes room for heritage museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Star News

    But last Wednesday, after nearly 25 years, the 500-square-foot museum turned the page from its old location near Memorial Bowl to a 500-square-foot section at the Chula Vista Civic Library at 365 F St. The Chula Vista Heritage Museum has always been operated by the Chula Vista Public Library. The Friends of The Library, a nonprofit organization dedicated to support the Chula Vista Public Library, have funded the old hamburger stand turned into a museum throughout the years.

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  6. College presents unique group exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Ledbury Reporter

    AN exhibition of work, Unseen, by Hereford College of Arts staff opened this week and will run until Thursday, March 3. Unseen is the second annual group exhibition at the home of HCA's university-level students, College Road Campus. The dedicated arts college boasts a large number of talented artists among its staff, bringing their wide expertise to students from across the college and university-level courses.

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

    Saturday Feb 6 | This is Local London

    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 share their ideas whilst learning about programming along the way.

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  8. Book a spot at the libraryRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | St. Helens Reporter

    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. BOOKWORMS will be flocking to Central Library as part of a week-long programme of activities around National Libraries Day.

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  9. Vacation Week is a 'hoot' at the Middleborough Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | SouthCoastToday.com

    For the February school vacation week, the Middleborough Public Library has a number of “Owl-Themed” programs planned. Visit the library's website, www.midlib.org , for more information.

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  10. Writers clash on the future of reading as figures show e-book use has grown in OxfordshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Oxford Times

    ... this financial year compared to 23,671 in 2014/15. By comparison the total number of books borrowed from county libraries has dropped by 17 per cent since 2010/11 from 4,189,869 to 3,491,194 in 2014/15. Mr Pullman's trilogy His Dark Materials has ...

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  11. Repository GeneratorRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | The Code Project

    ... Explorer to start the generator wizard. As you might already know if you've read my blog, I'm not a big fan of ORM libraries. They speed up the development process and seemingly make the code cleaner. However, as soon as you begin to wander off the ...

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  12. Happy National Library Day! This is why we love our librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | IcNetwork

    ... inside the buildings. "When I was writing my "Silver Fox" books (about Owain Glyndwr) the research facilities in libraries were invaluable, and once a Librarian and a County Writing Squad ran interference for me while I trespassed and photographed ...

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  13. House of Cards vs. books: How much do e-books and p-books compete with other forms of entertainment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | TeleRead

    ... Especially if we want more than just the elite to be booklovers? My own passion for well-stocked national digital libraries arises out of social concerns, but along the way, an amply financed national digital library endowment would help boost the ...

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  14. 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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  15. Penguin Random House releases entire ebook list for libraries through EBSCORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | TeleRead

    EBSCO Information Services , a prominent provider of book discovery services for libraries, has announced that Penguin Random House has put its entire 21,000-title ebook catalog onto the EBSCO eBooksTM service. According to EBSCO, "flexible pricing models will help librarians acquire popular frontlist and backlist e-book titles according to their needs and allow libraries to own purchased Penguin Random House eBooks in perpetuity.

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  16. Disappearance Of Little Library Sparks Community SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... gone. Bradford BBQ, The Kentucky Heritage Council and The Barren County Detention Center are all creating Little Libraries in Phil's honor. Nicole says that nothing will ever erase the pain of losing Phil, but she knows this support from their ...

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  17. Swoon-worthy RomancesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Lincoln Daily News

    Love is in the air... In the mood for a sweet romance with humor that makes you grin and characters to cheer for? Check out these fun reads, just in time for Valentine's Day! Better Off Friends by Elizabeth Eulberg, c2014 My favorite of Eulberg's books, Better Off Friends, is told from the alternating perspectives of two best friends.

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  18. Wellesley Free Library book sale, Feb. 4 - 7Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Swellesley Report

    We were lucky enough to get a sneak preview of the goods, precisely organized and tended by the Friends of the Wellesley Free Libraries volunteers. All money raised fund adult and children's library programs, the annual Arnold Lecture, museum passes, maintenance of the fish tank, and support library staff enrichment.

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  19. Sweet! Glendale Chocolate Affaire is Feb. 5-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Arizona Republic

    Sweet! Glendale Chocolate Affaire is Feb. 5-7 Popular festival combines sweet treats with a gathering of romance authors Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1SY2n3j Willy Wonka doled out just five golden tickets to his chocolate factory, but for 21 years the Glendale Chocolate Affaire has welcomed the entire community to partake in a wondrous collection of chocolate confections. Presented by Cerreta Candy Co., the three-day festival will transform historical downtown Glendale into a chocolate dreamland Feb. 5-7.

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  20. Thumbnail imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | This Is Bristol

    Library assistants in Bristol who are mostly women on low pay and work part-time must pass a written exam in the hope of holding on to their jobs. The number of library assistants is being cut from April because all of the city's libraries are being kept open but with less opening hours.

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