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The Wilmington Star-News
New Hanover Co. library goes into e-publishing, seeks entriesbut according to Library Journal, 50 percent of library users go to purchase eb
New Hanover Co. library goes into e-publishing, seeks entries
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 hours ago
but according to Library Journal, 50 percent of library users go to purchase ebooks by an author they encountered through a library system. For more about SELF-e, visit http://self-e.libraryjournal.com/ or phone Carla Sarratt with the New Hanover... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Rison teen who's visually impaired completes unique programprogram, there was a talent show and a graduation event held at the Ron Robinso
Rison teen who's visually impaired completes unique program
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 hours ago
program, there was a talent show and a graduation event held at the Ron Robinson Theater, part of the Central Arkansas Library System. Davis graduated from Rison High School in May. In high school she participated in the Family, Career and... Read more
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NJ.com
Jersey City library offers card-holders access to grant research sourceare available in the in-library section of Online Resources, which means, they
Jersey City library offers card-holders access to grant research source
NJ.com / Posted 7 hours ago
are available in the in-library section of Online Resources, which means, they must be accessed while using a computer within the library system (Public Access or a personal laptop or mobile device). http://www.jclibrary.org/resources/online-resour... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Conversations with Allan Wolperis the Director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, in Harle
Conversations with Allan Wolper
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 8 hours ago
is the Director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, in Harlem that is part of The New York City Public Library system. He is the author of The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime and The Making of Modern Urban America. He is... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Here's a look at what's coming up in St. Augustinebookmobile stops in West Augustine, according to extension services manager Har
Here's a look at what's coming up in St. Augustine
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 23 hours ago
bookmobile stops in West Augustine, according to extension services manager Harold George of the St. Johns County Public Library System. On Wednesday, July 13, July 27, Aug. 10 and Aug. 24, the bookmobile will be at Woodlawn Terrance at 11 a.m.,... Read more
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York Daily Record
So many lifelong learning opportunitiesmy retirement last December and am a big fan of the organization and their prog
So many lifelong learning opportunities
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
my retirement last December and am a big fan of the organization and their programs. Next on my list is the York County Library system. This too has become one of my regular haunts since retirement, and I am amazed at the breadth of services... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Budget cuts hit Itawamba libraryfiscal year. Like Martin, Lee County Library’s director, Jeff Tomlinson, toute
Budget cuts hit Itawamba library
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
fiscal year. Like Martin, Lee County Library’s director, Jeff Tomlinson, touted local funding as the savior of the library system. “We’re very fortunate for our local funding,” Tomlinson said. “The rug has been pulled out underneath from... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga Public Library's new system creates instantaneous collaborationsthe striking of the piano key in another city at virtually the same time as the
Chattanooga Public Library's new system creates instantaneous collaborations
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
the striking of the piano key in another city at virtually the same time as the person striking it. Library Integrated Library System Administrator Rob Wichtman says the hoped-for — or expected — latency is 0.003 seconds, the same as a... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Loomis and Meadow Vista Libraries to Close DownMeadow Vista libraries, continuing the county's plan to provide more modern and
Loomis and Meadow Vista Libraries to Close Down
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 2 days ago
Meadow Vista libraries, continuing the county's plan to provide more modern and sustainable library services throughout the library system. Two years ago, the supervisors gave direction to the Placer County library administration to develop a plan... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Used book sale today open to general publicor renewed at the door. The sale of the used books, compact discs, DVDs, music
Used book sale today open to general public
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
or renewed at the door. The sale of the used books, compact discs, DVDs, music and magazines raises funds for the public library system. More than 75,000 books will be offered for sale; most for $2 or less. Sales hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. today... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Ganim, unions in concessions stare-downwhat happens. What are you working on? What projects are you leaving on your de
Ganim, unions in concessions stare-down
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 days ago
what happens. What are you working on? What projects are you leaving on your desk?” said one union member. The public library system, for example, alone lost a half-dozen professional librarians to early retirements. Tom Errichetti, a library... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Ganim, unions in concessions stare-downwhat happens. What are you working on? What projects are you leaving on your de
Ganim, unions in concessions stare-down
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
what happens. What are you working on? What projects are you leaving on your desk?” said one union member. The public library system, for example, alone lost a half-dozen professional librarians to early retirements. Tom Errichetti, a library... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Ganim, unions in concessions stare-downwhat happens. What are you working on? What projects are you leaving on your de
Ganim, unions in concessions stare-down
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
what happens. What are you working on? What projects are you leaving on your desk?” said one union member. The public library system, for example, alone lost a half-dozen professional librarians to early retirements. Tom Errichetti, a library... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Hedgesville library employee fired for commentsColleen Moore, a part-time employee of the library system, had been working at
Hedgesville library employee fired for comments
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Colleen Moore, a part-time employee of the library system, had been working at the North Berkeley Branch of the library system since July 2011, and said she transferred to the Hedgesville Public Library in August 2014. "I love this library and the... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
With Marsh, Statesboro keeps voice on Regentssystem, whose 29 colleges and universities serve about 318,000 students. The re
With Marsh, Statesboro keeps voice on Regents
Statesboro Herald / Posted 4 days ago
system, whose 29 colleges and universities serve about 318,000 students. The regents also oversee the state’s public library system and archives. “I’m humbled and I’m honored and I’m very excited to be given the opportunity to serve in this... Read more
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Al.com
NFL receiver Jerricho Cotchery encourages Birmingham children to read, learnLibrary with one clear message--there is more to life than football. The Cotch
NFL receiver Jerricho Cotchery encourages Birmingham children to read, learn
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
Library with one clear message--there is more to life than football. The Cotchery Foundation teamed up with the Birmingham library system for several free events for local youth during the day. Cotchery spoke to children at Five Points West... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
I Do, I Do: Glacial surprise capped their harmonious romanceright. The two like concerts, travel and low-key Friday nights. Aubrey is the
I Do, I Do: Glacial surprise capped their harmonious romance
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
right. The two like concerts, travel and low-key Friday nights. Aubrey is the facility manager for Jacksonville’s Public Library System. Roshan is the manager of business intelligence for CSX. Roshan said it took only about four weeks of dating... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Three Good Reads introduces something new — book recommendations for adultsyou something new this year — book recommendations for adults. Ron Solórzano, r
Three Good Reads introduces something new — book recommendations for adults
Ventura County Star / Posted 4 days ago
you something new this year — book recommendations for adults. Ron Solórzano, regional librarian with the Ventura County Library System, offers a rich mix of summer reading. One's a creepy psychological thriller. Another involves a... Read more
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The Express-Times
A county library is moving, and it will impact Phillipsburg'sbe addressed as they arise. "Things change," she said. "Life changes, and fund
A county library is moving, and it will impact Phillipsburg's
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
be addressed as they arise. "Things change," she said. "Life changes, and funding streams change as well." The county library system has four branches, funded through county taxes. Residents who live in towns that have their own libraries pay... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Concerns voiced at public library forumof the meeting, when more than 20 speakers spent more than an hour expressing t
Concerns voiced at public library forum
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 4 days ago
of the meeting, when more than 20 speakers spent more than an hour expressing their distress over changes being made to the library system by director Sheridan Montgomery. Montgomery has been the library's director since January. Since her hiring,... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
West performs magic at Westto Sidney Public Library Director Andrew Sherman, West's show was made possible
West performs magic at West
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
to Sidney Public Library Director Andrew Sherman, West's show was made possible by a grant from the Western Library System (WLS), one of four regional library systems established and funded by the Nebraska Library Commission. The... Read more
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The Advocate
Irvin Mayfield’s $1,435 breakfast hard to achieve, even harder for New Orleans Library Foundation to swallowJazz Orchestra maestro Irvin Mayfield billed to the nonprofit dedicated to rais
Irvin Mayfield’s $1,435 breakfast hard to achieve, even harder for New Orleans Library Foundation to swallow
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Jazz Orchestra maestro Irvin Mayfield billed to the nonprofit dedicated to raising money for a chronically underfunded library system that, until recently, couldn’t even afford to stay open on Fridays. For the $1,435 that Mayfield spent on... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Your guide to discovering the best literary detectives on TVbut the DVDs are available at your friendly neighborhood online retailer, the S
Your guide to discovering the best literary detectives on TV
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
but the DVDs are available at your friendly neighborhood online retailer, the Seattle Public Library or the King County Library System. “Endeavour”: This series has a long literary bloodline. It’s based on the Inspector Morse novels by Colin... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Toledo-Lucas County Library Board to ask voters for levyLucas County voters will decide the renewal of an operating levy that funds the
Toledo-Lucas County Library Board to ask voters for levy
The Toledo Blade / Posted 5 days ago
Lucas County voters will decide the renewal of an operating levy that funds the county-wide library system and a request for additional millage in November. The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library trustees today approved putting a 3.7-mill levy - a... Read more
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The Examiner
MCPL asking for 8 cent levy increaseThe Mid-Continent Public Library System will ask local voters for a property ta
MCPL asking for 8 cent levy increase
The Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
The Mid-Continent Public Library System will ask local voters for a property tax increase in November. The increase is 8 cents per $100 of assessed valuation. The current tax levy, 32 cents, has been unchanged since 1983.The added money would be used... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Warren Co. to establish new library, pulls funding from PhillipsburgWarren County is establishing a new branch of its county library system in Gree
Warren Co. to establish new library, pulls funding from Phillipsburg
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
Warren County is establishing a new branch of its county library system in Greenwich Township. County freeholders approved the purchase of property on Route 519 Wednesday night with plans to renovate the existing building to create public library... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
The Learning Center plans training for volunteer tutorsskills they need to be better family members, workers and community members. It
The Learning Center plans training for volunteer tutors
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
skills they need to be better family members, workers and community members. It is a service of the Lycoming County Library System and is a United Way agency. Currently, two-thirds of adult education programs are struggling with long... Read more
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BC Local News
James Bay library closer to realitysaid Coun. Pam Madoff, noting the success of the Westhills branch that recently
James Bay library closer to reality
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
said Coun. Pam Madoff, noting the success of the Westhills branch that recently opened. “It’s an exciting day for the library system, residents of James Bay, any library users and folks who are not using the library who will find this much... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Kids learn about Russian language, music and customs at library showlanguage, music and customs, taught by a pair of musicians and dancers in an ho
Kids learn about Russian language, music and customs at library show
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 6 days ago
language, music and customs, taught by a pair of musicians and dancers in an hour-long program sponsored by the Lee County Library System. The Barynya dance ensemble, consisting of Mikhail Smirnov and Elina Karokhona, entertained with Russian,... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Director: Audit needed to examine library fundsJune 16 that calls for the immediate resignation or termination of Sheridan Mon
Director: Audit needed to examine library funds
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 6 days ago
June 16 that calls for the immediate resignation or termination of Sheridan Montgomery, who is the current director of the library system. The petition has received over 300 signatures of a 1,000-signature goal. "I do not normally speak to the... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Anderson County budget includes tax increasesA tax increase in the 2016-17 budget will go, in part, toward funding the Ander
Anderson County budget includes tax increases
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 7 days ago
A tax increase in the 2016-17 budget will go, in part, toward funding the Anderson County Library system. Anderson County residents can expect tax increases in the fiscal year that begins July 1 with the extra money raised from them going to... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Commissioners accept money for libraryCourt on Tuesday accepted a $3,500 donation from Friends of the Library, which
Commissioners accept money for library
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 days ago
Court on Tuesday accepted a $3,500 donation from Friends of the Library, which is a support organization of the county library system. The donation will allow the library to advertise and promote the West Texas Table Top Con and the Anime Micro... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Syracuse libraries forgive overdue fines for kids, so they can still borrow booksrun by the Northern Onondaga Public Library. Miner said she agreed to have the
Syracuse libraries forgive overdue fines for kids, so they can still borrow books
The Post-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
run by the Northern Onondaga Public Library. Miner said she agreed to have the city pay an extra $7,000 to the county library system to cover the cost. The Onondaga County Public Library runs city library branches. The county budgets $6.5... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Go Wild with summer readingchance to solve challenges and pose for the camera with their furry friends at
Go Wild with summer reading
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
chance to solve challenges and pose for the camera with their furry friends at the 14 library branches in the Oxford County Library system. “Every branch has been assigned a different wild animal, and given a set of photobooth props that the kids... Read more
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Benton Courier
Library board to interview candidates for director’s postThe Board of Trustees for the Saline County Library System will interview three
Library board to interview candidates for director’s post
Benton Courier / Posted 7 days ago
The Board of Trustees for the Saline County Library System will interview three candidates today for the vacant Library Director position. The position becamevacant earlier this year, and since then the board has been searching for the perfect... Read more
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ajc.com
The future of Atlanta’s Central Library is in questionhistoric. But it is also in a state of disrepair, and too large for the modern-
The future of Atlanta’s Central Library is in question
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
historic. But it is also in a state of disrepair, and too large for the modern-day needs of the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System. Residents like Susan Roe think it’s beautiful. But with broken elevators and a leaky roof, the building has... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Building sand castlesswimming and full body contact at the beach. Though the advisory was lifted on
Building sand castles
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 7 days ago
swimming and full body contact at the beach. Though the advisory was lifted on Friday after testing Thursday revealed safe levels of E. coli, the library system staff had purchased sand bags in order to have Saturday's event moved to the... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Linda Y. Murray: Come celebrate Juneteenth in West Augustinebookmobile stops in West Augustine, according to extension services manager Har
Linda Y. Murray: Come celebrate Juneteenth in West Augustine
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 7 days ago
bookmobile stops in West Augustine, according to extension services manager Harold George of the St. Johns County Public Library System. On June 29, July 13, July 27, Aug. 10 and Aug. 24, the bookmobile will be at Woodlawn Terrance at 11 a.m.,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
After acrimony, Baltimore City Council passes Rawlings-Blake's budgetcity managers, reduces funding for bridge repairs and preventive maintenance by
After acrimony, Baltimore City Council passes Rawlings-Blake's budget
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
city managers, reduces funding for bridge repairs and preventive maintenance by $170,000, and cuts $100,000 from both the library system and anti-litter efforts, among other reductions. "We wanted to make sure we didn't affect anything that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Scholar to discuss Fiesta, gay cultureto a scholar set to speak at a Pride Month event Tuesday. Tuesday’s presentati
Scholar to discuss Fiesta, gay culture
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
to a scholar set to speak at a Pride Month event Tuesday. Tuesday’s presentation follows other “OUT” events held by the library system this month, including forums on coming out, doing business as an LGBTI entrepreneur and HIV prevention. The... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Billboard blasts Mayfield orchestra's library repayment plancalls itself "Make NOJO Pay." Sources confirm that it is backed by library dono
Billboard blasts Mayfield orchestra's library repayment plan
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
calls itself "Make NOJO Pay." Sources confirm that it is backed by library donors and others affiliated with the city’s library system, but it is not a formal entity and its supporters, except for one, are anonymous. Last month -- more than a... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Go Wild with summer readingchance to solve challenges and pose for the camera with their furry friends at
Go Wild with summer reading
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 8 days ago
chance to solve challenges and pose for the camera with their furry friends at the 14 library branches in the Oxford County Library system. “Every branch has been assigned a different wild animal, and given a set of photobooth props that the kids... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Houston library wifi shut down due to pornography downloadat Houston County libraries has been shut down due to someone illegally downloa
Houston library wifi shut down due to pornography download
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 8 days ago
at Houston County libraries has been shut down due to someone illegally downloading pornography on their network. The library system received a cease and desist letter from a copyright company because a user on the wireless network had used... Read more
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The Advocate
Expansion of Galvez branch library begins; Ascension councilman questions expenditureconstruction purposes. When construction is done, she said, the new library is
Expansion of Galvez branch library begins; Ascension councilman questions expenditure
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
construction purposes. When construction is done, she said, the new library is paid for and can be operated. She said the library system is expected to have enough revenue available to start construction of the St. Amant branch in 2018. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas transit agency proposes changes, will review faresDrive in Maumelle. • July 26, Bill Harmon Recreation Center, 51 Shelby Road in
Arkansas transit agency proposes changes, will review fares
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Drive in Maumelle. • July 26, Bill Harmon Recreation Center, 51 Shelby Road in Sherwood. • July 27, Central Arkansas Library System Main Branch, 100 S. Rock St. in Little Rock. All meetings are scheduled to last from 6 to 7:30 p.m. "There's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Transit agency proposing route tweaksDrive in Maumelle. • July 26, Bill Harmon Recreation Center, 51 Shelby Road in
Transit agency proposing route tweaks
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Drive in Maumelle. • July 26, Bill Harmon Recreation Center, 51 Shelby Road in Sherwood. • July 27, Central Arkansas Library System Main Branch, 100 S. Rock St. in Little Rock. All meetings are scheduled to last from 6 to 7:30 p.m. "There's... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, June 20, 2016viewing: SIAMO (the Ital­ian American Heritage Soci­ety of Northeastern Pennsyl
Community Events Listings, June 20, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
viewing: SIAMO (the Ital­ian American Heritage Soci­ety of Northeastern Pennsyl­vania)/Lackawanna County Library System free showing of Adriana Trigiani’s “Big Stone Gap,” Thurs­day 6:30 p.m., Scranton Cultural Center,... Read more
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The Advocate
Expansion of Galvez branch library begins, Ascension councilman questions expenditureconstruction purposes. When construction is done, she said, the new library is
Expansion of Galvez branch library begins, Ascension councilman questions expenditure
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
construction purposes. When construction is done, she said, the new library is paid for and can be operated. She said the library system is expected to have enough revenue available to start construction of the St. Amant branch in 2018. The... Read more
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The Advocate
Expansion of Galvez branch library begins, Ascension councilman questions expenditureconstruction purposes. When construction is done, she said, the new library is
Expansion of Galvez branch library begins, Ascension councilman questions expenditure
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
construction purposes. When construction is done, she said, the new library is paid for and can be operated. She said the library system is expected to have enough revenue available to start construction of the St. Amant branch in 2018. The... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma nonprofit briefs2401 Chautauqua Ave. Visitors who present a library card will receive complimen
Oklahoma nonprofit briefs
The Oklahoman / Posted 9 days ago
2401 Chautauqua Ave. Visitors who present a library card will receive complimentary admission. Throughout the day, Pioneer Library System staff members will be on hand to register anyone who does not have a library card. Every half-hour, workers... Read more
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