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Boston Globe
Beat by the heat? Chill at these 13 cool spots this weekend.may throw weekend barbecue plans for a loop, but don’t worry. There are lots of
Beat by the heat? Chill at these 13 cool spots this weekend.
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
may throw weekend barbecue plans for a loop, but don’t worry. There are lots of places to go to beat the sweltering heat. Boston Public Library: The Central Library’s Johnson building recently reopened its doors to literary enthusiasts after a... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Library’s Bikemobile brings books on a bikewho saw a similar example at a library convention. The Greene County bike is ba
Library’s Bikemobile brings books on a bike
Yellow Springs News / Posted 6 days ago
who saw a similar example at a library convention. The Greene County bike is based on a similar model operated by the Boston Public Library. After some inquiries, Jeffries located the same manufacturer and hired it to make a bike for readers... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pediatricians urge that kids be shielded from violent imagescalled Wee The People, which sponsors child-oriented dance, music and art-makin
Pediatricians urge that kids be shielded from violent images
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
called Wee The People, which sponsors child-oriented dance, music and art-making events, some in collaboration with the Boston Public Library. She said her own hopelessness lifts when she sees the enthusiasm that children have for such efforts.... Read more
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Garden City News
Design consultant wows Library Boardfrom work on the Brooklyn Public Library and Darien Public Library in Connectic
Design consultant wows Library Board
Garden City News / Posted 12 days ago
from work on the Brooklyn Public Library and Darien Public Library in Connecticut. Several examples from the newly reopened Boston Public Library (BPL) Central Library in Boston’s Copley Square, including its teen sections and “Movies & Music”... Read more
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Boston Globe
Librarian helps put collections onlineFrom Mother Goose to Mother Teresa, the Boston Public Library has been digitizi
Librarian helps put collections online
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
From Mother Goose to Mother Teresa, the Boston Public Library has been digitizing books, photos, maps, prints, and other materials. Nearly 100,000 items can be explored online, thanks to digital librarians like Monica Shin who help identify and... Read more
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Boston Globe
A macabre twist at the library: Edgar Allan Poe bust returnsEve Griffin/Boston Public Library The bust, created by sculptor Bryan Moore an
A macabre twist at the library: Edgar Allan Poe bust returns
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
Eve Griffin/Boston Public Library The bust, created by sculptor Bryan Moore and his team, is part of a display that will grace the library’s newly renovated Johnson building in Copley Square, which will be celebrated with a ribbon cutting ceremony... Read more
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Boston Globe
Walsh faces first full test in city union contract talkscontract that gave them a 12.6 percent pay boost over a six-year period, beginn
Walsh faces first full test in city union contract talks
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
contract that gave them a 12.6 percent pay boost over a six-year period, beginning in 2010. Elissa Cadillic, who heads the Boston Public Library’s largest union, said her union will press for bigger paychecks for its members who include custodians,... Read more

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