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The MidWeek
Looking Back for Aug. 16, 2017you can send a book to the man you are sending to the front to do your fighting
The MidWeek / Posted 12 hours ago
you can send a book to the man you are sending to the front to do your fighting for you. The government has asked the American Library Association to assume responsibility for supplying the camps and cantonments with reading material. Every... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Keene Memorial Library hosting eclipse eventsproviding resources and STEM activities to libraries across the nation related
Fremont Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
providing resources and STEM activities to libraries across the nation related to the eclipse. Partners include NASA, the American Library Association, and many other organizations. This project was made possible through support from the NASA... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Viewing the Solar Eclipse in Western Nevadaplace you can get them. You can get them for free at the library. "We initiall
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
place you can get them. You can get them for free at the library. "We initially ordered 500 for the community-based on the American Library Association national campaign and have now just reordered another 2,000 and will distribute to all locations... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
These libraries in north Georgia are partnering to get free eclipse glasseseasily find a location near them. STAR_Net, part of a partnership with the Nat
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
easily find a location near them. STAR_Net, part of a partnership with the National Center for Interactive Learning, the American Library Association and other groups, has handed out nearly 2 million free eclipse glasses and thousands of... Read more
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Carroll County News
Local libraries to enlighten visitors about solar eclipseis led by the National Center for Interactive Learning (NCIL) at the Space Scie
Carroll County News / Posted 12 days ago
is led by the National Center for Interactive Learning (NCIL) at the Space Science Institute (SSI) in partnership with the American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, the Pacific Science Center, Cornerstones of Science and the... Read more
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NBC News
#BLKBookClub: How Edward Kelsey Moore went from professional cellist to bestselling author2013 debut novel, `The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat.’ It nabbed a `First
NBC News / Posted 12 days ago
2013 debut novel, `The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat.’ It nabbed a `First Novelist Award’ from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association, landed on The New York Times Best Sellers list, and has been optioned for a film. Now comes a... Read more
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The Daily Record
Michael Gannon and Michelle Hamiel | PG Library Systemthe positions of branch manager and librarian. He is past president of the Mar
The Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
the positions of branch manager and librarian. He is past president of the Maryland Library Association and part of the American Library Association, Library Leadership and Management Association and Public Library Association. Gannon holds a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
At Comic Con, Fil-Am librarians plug comics as teaching toolsAssociation (APALA) made presentations. One panel moderated by Candice Mack, AP
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
Association (APALA) made presentations. One panel moderated by Candice Mack, APALA member and past president of the American Library Association (ALA) Young Adults Library Services Association (YASA), explained how popular culture media such... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Book review: ‘Police at the Station and They Don’t Look Friendly’(Sean Duffy #3) won the 2014 Ned Kelly Award for best novel and was picked as o
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
(Sean Duffy #3) won the 2014 Ned Kelly Award for best novel and was picked as one of the top 10 crime novels of 2014 by the American Library Association, The Daily Mail and The Toronto Star. “Gun Street Girl” (Duffy #4) was shortlisted for the 2016... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Hillary Clinton is releasing a memoir of her presidential run called What Happenedan idea of what it’s really like to run for president, especially if you’re a w
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
an idea of what it’s really like to run for president, especially if you’re a woman,” Clinton told a conference of the American Library Association this week. Publishers Simon & Schuster told the Associated Press the book will “connect the... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
Martindale hosts Cure JM Foundationcoding classes each Saturday in July! Classes are held 10 a.m. – noon at the Ma
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 20 days ago
coding classes each Saturday in July! Classes are held 10 a.m. – noon at the Martindale Community Library. Google and the American Library Association have teamed up to help libraries begin their own coding classes. For more information about this... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
County libraries launch on-demand video streaminga member of the Library and Information Technology Association board of directo
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
a member of the Library and Information Technology Association board of directors. The association is a division of the American Library Association, which works to promote library service and librarianship. Video streaming services are more... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Chit Chat: St. Charles stage to reprise 'Fairways' musical directed by Donna Steelehas been enjoying great reviews as an author. Steele: Mary … just won a bronze
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
has been enjoying great reviews as an author. Steele: Mary … just won a bronze medal [in independent publishing] at the American Library Association conference [for] "One for the Ark." She [had written] this fiction about a man trying to build a... Read more
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Raw Story
Alabama school requires students to read right-wing authors including Ann Coulter and Rand Paulin public schools. In 2015 a Captain Underpantsbook was banned from a school fo
Raw Story / Posted 1 months ago
in public schools. In 2015 a Captain Underpantsbook was banned from a school for having a gay character. According to the American Library Association, in 2016 they documented 323 attempts to ban books. One had young transgender characters and a... Read more

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