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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaperand by the support of Google.org, Vinton and Sigrid Cerf, the British Council,
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted yesterday
and by the support of Google.org, Vinton and Sigrid Cerf, the British Council, Stuart and Mimi Rose, and other generous donors. It is produced in association with the American Library Association and the Cincinnati Museum Center. Share thi... Read more
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Hodgkins Suburban Life
Thomas Ford Memorial Library in Western Springs names new director2014, he has served as director of the North Riverside Public Library District,
Thomas Ford Memorial Library in Western Springs names new director
Hodgkins Suburban Life / Posted 3 days ago
2014, he has served as director of the North Riverside Public Library District, the release stated. He is a member of the American Library Association, Public Library Association, Illinois Library Association and ALA International Relations Round... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Birth of a Nation’ College Tour Should Discuss Sexual Assault as Well as Slavery, Expert Saysdid not immediately return TheWrap’s request for comment on the matter. The pl
‘Birth of a Nation’ College Tour Should Discuss Sexual Assault as Well as Slavery, Expert Says
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
did not immediately return TheWrap’s request for comment on the matter. The planned campus series also has support of the American Library Association and The United Nations Remember Slavery Programme, and was billed in a July press release as “a... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
November 10, 2013This program is supported in part by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education
November 10, 2013
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
This program is supported in part by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation through Smart Investing @ your library, a partnership with the American Library Association. For more information, call (810) 230- 3327 or visit www.thegdl.... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
November 3, 2013This program is supported in part by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education
November 3, 2013
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
This program is supported in part by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation through Smart Investing @ your library, a partnership with the American Library Association. For more information, call (810) 230-3327 or visit www.thegdl... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaperand by the support of Google.org, Vinton and Sigrid Cerf, the British Council,
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
and by the support of Google.org, Vinton and Sigrid Cerf, the British Council, Stuart and Mimi Rose, and other generous donors. It is produced in association with the American Library Association and the Cincinnati Museum Center. Share thi... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Winter Park's library lands Eagle Scout's 'book bike'student. So I think that's the thing that makes it the most special." Sari Fel
Winter Park's library lands Eagle Scout's 'book bike'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
student. So I think that's the thing that makes it the most special." Sari Feldman, the immediate past president of the American Library Association, said she expects the book bike to continue to increase in popularity. "We want to be very... Read more
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KERA North Texas
The ‘Most Beautiful’ Library In Texas Used To Be An Abandoned Walmartitems.” Tech Insider looked at past and current award winners chosen by the Am
The ‘Most Beautiful’ Library In Texas Used To Be An Abandoned Walmart
KERA North Texas / Posted 21 days ago
items.” Tech Insider looked at past and current award winners chosen by the American Institute of Architects and the American Library Association Awards to determine the most beautiful facilities in the country. See the superlative picks for... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg County school districts use 'common sense' approach to suggestive materialin classrooms in different parts of the country. The concept of banned books i
Spartanburg County school districts use 'common sense' approach to suggestive material
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
in classrooms in different parts of the country. The concept of banned books inspired Banned Books Week, sponsored by the American Library Association and other groups, including the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress. Typically held... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Sarasota library among the most beautiful in the U.S.in Florida. The past and current award-winners from each state were judged by
Sarasota library among the most beautiful in the U.S.
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 23 days ago
in Florida. The past and current award-winners from each state were judged by the American Institute of Architects and the American Library Association awards. Here's the caption about the Gulf Gate Library: Florida: The Gulf Gate Library in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fayetteville Public Library looks to expand; millage vote Aug. 9aligns with how libraries across the country have changed within the last decad
Fayetteville Public Library looks to expand; millage vote Aug. 9
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
aligns with how libraries across the country have changed within the last decade or so, said Julie Todaro, president of the American Library Association. Libraries today are places to rent materials, to provide meeting space and to serve the public... Read more
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The News & Observer
Book sellers hope new Harry Potter has the magic touchalso proved controversial, as teachers took advantage of its popularity to prom
Book sellers hope new Harry Potter has the magic touch
The News & Observer / Posted 26 days ago
also proved controversial, as teachers took advantage of its popularity to promote reading among students. According to the American Library Association, the Harry Potter cycle topped the list of the 100 most banned and challenged books at schools... Read more
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Ventura County Star
In this week’s Three Good Reads: a book about feline friends and a girl’s search for her lost dogthe reader to Rose immediately, building both empathy and understanding. Award
In this week’s Three Good Reads: a book about feline friends and a girl’s search for her lost dog
Ventura County Star / Posted 26 days ago
the reader to Rose immediately, building both empathy and understanding. Awards: 2015 Schneider Family Book Award Winner, American Library Association Notable Books for Children 2015, 2015 Charlotte Huck Award for Outstanding Fiction for Children... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Library executive director search moves forwardExecutive Director Sandi Kister and board member Marilee Rippy traveled to Orla
Library executive director search moves forward
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 28 days ago
Executive Director Sandi Kister and board member Marilee Rippy traveled to Orlando, Florida, in June to recruit during the American Library Association (ALA) annual conference. Their efforts generated significant interest in the position, resulting... Read more
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Daily Herald
Longtime Schaumburg library trustee Miller diesher time on the library board, Miller also had various roles with agencies such
Longtime Schaumburg library trustee Miller dies
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
her time on the library board, Miller also had various roles with agencies such as the North Suburban Library System and American Library Association. She won numerous awards, including the Illinois Humanities Council Studs Terkel Humanities... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Senate confirms Carla Hayden as 14th Librarian of Congressposition. She had been chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library system
Senate confirms Carla Hayden as 14th Librarian of Congress
Louisiana Weekly / Posted a month ago
position. She had been chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library system in Baltimore and a former president of the American Library Association. Her appointment at the Library of Congress is for 10 years. “This is truly a great honor to be... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Philadelphia honors children's book illustrator, native sonhe has created," Lee said during a ceremony at City Hall. The artist received
Philadelphia honors children's book illustrator, native son
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
he has created," Lee said during a ceremony at City Hall. The artist received two lifetime achievement awards from the American Library Association this year and was named the artist laureate of the Norman Rockwell Museum in June. Over his... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Public libraries bridge society’s digital divideindirectly impacts a large number of uncounted library users who might not phys
Public libraries bridge society’s digital divide
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
indirectly impacts a large number of uncounted library users who might not physically visit libraries. According to the American Library Association, many federal, state, and local government agencies now rely on public libraries to facilitate... Read more

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