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The North West Star
Litbits February 13 2016ABR EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP Australian Book Review seeks an editorial intern to f
Litbits February 13 2016
The North West Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
ABR EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP Australian Book Review seeks an editorial intern to fill its seventh paid editorial internship. This is a full-time position over 15 months (until the end of June, 2017). An editing/publishing degree/diploma or equivalent... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Litbits February 13 2016ABR EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP Australian Book Review seeks an editorial intern to f
Litbits February 13 2016
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 minutes ago
ABR EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP Australian Book Review seeks an editorial intern to fill its seventh paid editorial internship. This is a full-time position over 15 months (until the end of June, 2017). An editing/publishing degree/diploma or equivalent... Read more
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The Border Mail
Litbits February 13 2016ABR EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP Australian Book Review seeks an editorial intern to f
Litbits February 13 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 13 minutes ago
ABR EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP Australian Book Review seeks an editorial intern to fill its seventh paid editorial internship. This is a full-time position over 15 months (until the end of June, 2017). An editing/publishing degree/diploma or equivalent... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Litbits February 13 2016ABR EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP Australian Book Review seeks an editorial intern to f
Litbits February 13 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 minutes ago
ABR EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP Australian Book Review seeks an editorial intern to fill its seventh paid editorial internship. This is a full-time position over 15 months (until the end of June, 2017). An editing/publishing degree/diploma or equivalent... Read more
4 related stories
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The Courier
Litbits February 13 2016ABR EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP Australian Book Review seeks an editorial intern to f
Litbits February 13 2016
The Courier / Posted 20 minutes ago
ABR EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP Australian Book Review seeks an editorial intern to fill its seventh paid editorial internship. This is a full-time position over 15 months (until the end of June, 2017). An editing/publishing degree/diploma or equivalent... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Torres Strait Islander uncovers ancestry gems at National LibraryTorres Strait Islander uncovers ancestry gems during graduate research project
Torres Strait Islander uncovers ancestry gems at National Library
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
Torres Strait Islander uncovers ancestry gems during graduate research project at National Library Photo: John Morseu has found an 1890 photograph of one of his ancestors, Edward (Ned) Mosby, an American seaman. (666 ABC Canberra: Louise... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Officers can give overdose drugPolice Chief Donald VanDeusen said every officer in the department has undergon
Officers can give overdose drug
The Leader-Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
Police Chief Donald VanDeusen said every officer in the department has undergone training to administer naloxone. In June 2014, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law legislation that made the anti-overdose drug naloxone, known commercially as Narcan,... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Kasingkasing Press breathes new life into West Visayan literatureWITH THE dawn of e-books and rapid globalization, a Guimaras-based publishing h
Kasingkasing Press breathes new life into West Visayan literature
The Daily Guardian / Posted yesterday
WITH THE dawn of e-books and rapid globalization, a Guimaras-based publishing house and online bookshop aims to preserve local reading traditions and uphold interest in the indigenous languages of Western Visayas. ​Cultural advocates in Panay hailed... Read more
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walesonline
Campaigners march through Cardiff city centre opposing cuts to arts and cultureA colourful, musical crowd gathered at Cardiff Museum at 2pm, and the march was
Campaigners march through Cardiff city centre opposing cuts to arts and culture
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
A colourful, musical crowd gathered at Cardiff Museum at 2pm, and the march was led by a mock funeral procession, complete with a coffin and volunteer bearers mourning ‘the death of art.’ The mass of banner-holding campaigners made their way past... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
First biography of Singapore's Malay literary pioneer Masuri Salikun, launchedSINGAPORE: The first biography of one of Singapore's foremost Malay literary pi
First biography of Singapore's Malay literary pioneer Masuri Salikun, launched
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
SINGAPORE: The first biography of one of Singapore's foremost Malay literary pioneers, Mr Masuri Salikun, was launched on Saturday (Feb 6) by the National Library Board (NLB). Titled "Di Sebalik Tabir Masuri S.N.: Biografi dan Karya Pilihan Yang... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wrong turn over the first maps of Australia's coastsHistorian and author Peter Trickett in front of the National Library of Austral
Wrong turn over the first maps of Australia's coasts
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Historian and author Peter Trickett in front of the National Library of Australia with a replica of the map from the 1547 Vallard Atlas depicting the East Coast of Australia drawn 223 years before Captain Cook. Photo: Jeffrey Chan For its current... Read more
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Canberra Times
Lion to lead the celebration for Chinese Year of the MonkeyPrime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Lucy Turnbull at the official opening of Na
Lion to lead the celebration for Chinese Year of the Monkey
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Lucy Turnbull at the official opening of National Library's summer exhibition: Celestial Empire: Life in China 1644-1911 ahead of Chinese New Year on Sunday. Photo: Jay Cronan It's the party to mark the Year of... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham weather: Don't forget your umbrella - heavy rain predicted ALL dayIt seems incredibly unfair but Saturday looks set to be a complete wash out. A
Nottingham weather: Don't forget your umbrella - heavy rain predicted ALL day
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
It seems incredibly unfair but Saturday looks set to be a complete wash out. A rather miserable 14 hours of heavy rain has been predicted today - with the wet weather only easing off at around 11pm tonight. The Met Office has also issued a yellow... Read more
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walesonline
Happy National Library Day! Why we love our librariesToday is National Library Day – a day to celebrate all the things your local li
Happy National Library Day! Why we love our libraries
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
Today is National Library Day – a day to celebrate all the things your local library can offer. To celebrate, we asked people why they love their local library. Full Moon author Jenny Sullivan is originally from Canton but now lives in... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Thomas MacDonagh letters: ‘I devoted myself too much to national work’A photograph in the collection of the National Library of Ireland shows a happy
The Thomas MacDonagh letters: ‘I devoted myself too much to national work’
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
A photograph in the collection of the National Library of Ireland shows a happy couple and their newborn child in early 1913. This staged portrait – only the middle classes could afford to pay a studio photographer – is particularly poignant when one... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Seán Mac Diarmada letters: ‘This blood was not shed in vain’Of the seven signatories to the Proclamation, all but one left vast paper trail
The Seán Mac Diarmada letters: ‘This blood was not shed in vain’
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
Of the seven signatories to the Proclamation, all but one left vast paper trails of letters, diaries, photographs, speeches, newspaper articles and pamphlets. The National Library of Ireland has 28,000 digitised items relating to their papers, but... Read more
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The Irish Times
Conspirators: A Photographic History of Ireland’s Revolutionary Underground, by Shane Kenna Paperback review Book Title:Conspirators - A Photographic History of Ireland
Conspirators: A Photographic History of Ireland’s Revolutionary Underground, by Shane Kenna
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
Paperback review Book Title:Conspirators - A Photographic History of Ireland’s Revolutionary Underground This book, published in association with the... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB Libraries premier national ‘Native Voices’ exhibitionThe culture and healing traditions of Native Americans are on display at UB in
UB Libraries premier national ‘Native Voices’ exhibition
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 3 days ago
The culture and healing traditions of Native Americans are on display at UB in “Native Voices: Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness,” a traveling national exhibition that includes UB as one of its first stops. The Native Voices exhibition,... Read more
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The Courier
Litbits: February 6POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has move
Litbits: February 6
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has moved to University House, 1 Bailmain Crescent, Acton, in the Australian National University. The first reading will be held in the Common Room on February 9 at 8pm, and the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Litbits: February 6POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has move
Litbits: February 6
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has moved to University House, 1 Bailmain Crescent, Acton, in the Australian National University. The first reading will be held in the Common Room on February 9 at 8pm, and the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Litbits: February 6POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has move
Litbits: February 6
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has moved to University House, 1 Bailmain Crescent, Acton, in the Australian National University. The first reading will be held in the Common Room on February 9 at 8pm, and the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Litbits: February 6POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has move
Litbits: February 6
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has moved to University House, 1 Bailmain Crescent, Acton, in the Australian National University. The first reading will be held in the Common Room on February 9 at 8pm, and the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Litbits: February 6POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has move
Litbits: February 6
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has moved to University House, 1 Bailmain Crescent, Acton, in the Australian National University. The first reading will be held in the Common Room on February 9 at 8pm, and the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Litbits: February 6POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has move
Litbits: February 6
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has moved to University House, 1 Bailmain Crescent, Acton, in the Australian National University. The first reading will be held in the Common Room on February 9 at 8pm, and the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Litbits: February 6POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has move
Litbits: February 6
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has moved to University House, 1 Bailmain Crescent, Acton, in the Australian National University. The first reading will be held in the Common Room on February 9 at 8pm, and the... Read more
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The North West Star
Litbits: February 6POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has move
Litbits: February 6
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has moved to University House, 1 Bailmain Crescent, Acton, in the Australian National University. The first reading will be held in the Common Room on February 9 at 8pm, and the... Read more
8 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Litbits: February 6POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has move
Litbits: February 6
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
POETRY IN THE HOUSE Poetry at the Gods is now Poetry in the House and has moved to University House, 1 Bailmain Crescent, Acton, in the Australian National University. The first reading will be held in the Common Room on February 9 at 8pm, and the... Read more
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Irish Central
Can you help identify this 1916 Easter Rising eye witness?RTÉ are looking for assistance in identifying this 1916 Easter Rising eye witne
Can you help identify this 1916 Easter Rising eye witness?
Irish Central / Posted 3 days ago
RTÉ are looking for assistance in identifying this 1916 Easter Rising eye witness. Photo by: RTÉ Archives. Among 50 personal accounts of the 1916 Easter Rising, there remains only one that archivists and historians have been unable to identify. RTÉ... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow University £1billion plans set to turn West End into tourist magnet with 'museum district'IT will transform the West End of Glasgow into a ‘museum quarter’ and create th
Glasgow University £1billion plans set to turn West End into tourist magnet with 'museum district'
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
IT will transform the West End of Glasgow into a ‘museum quarter’ and create thousands of jobs. And Glasgow University bosses say their £1billion project to expand the campus over the next 10 years will put the whole city on the world map. The... Read more
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The Mercury News
Wish You Were Here: Vacation tips from fellow travelersITALY: Bill Mathiasen, of San Jose, spent October on the east coast of Sicily v
Wish You Were Here: Vacation tips from fellow travelers
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
ITALY: Bill Mathiasen, of San Jose, spent October on the east coast of Sicily visiting the cities of Taormina, Acireale, Catania, Siracusa and Riposto. "There are beautiful mountains, beaches, fishing and many old historical marinas and buildings to... Read more
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Decatur Daily Democrat
Library gears up for annual book saleBecause of the increased use of computerized records in the Decatur branch of t
Library gears up for annual book sale
Decatur Daily Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
Because of the increased use of computerized records in the Decatur branch of the Adams Public Library System, the next book sale at that site will offer a large variety of reference books no longer required by the facility. Many other non-fiction... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Melanie Fiona Says Prenatal Yoga Is Greatest Aid in Prepping for Childbirth R&B artist Melanie Fiona is 35 weeks pregnant. According to a message she pos
Melanie Fiona Says Prenatal Yoga Is Greatest Aid in Prepping for Childbirth
Doctors Health Press / Posted 5 days ago
R&B artist Melanie Fiona is 35 weeks pregnant. According to a message she posted to her Instagram account Wednesday, she is feeling good—and she has prenatal yoga to thank... Read more
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walesonline
Cardiff marks National Library Day with events at libraries it tried to shutA year after several of Cardiff’s libraries faced almost certain closure becaus
Cardiff marks National Library Day with events at libraries it tried to shut
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
A year after several of Cardiff’s libraries faced almost certain closure because of council budget cuts, the authority is championing events at the very sites threatened 12 months ago. Campaigns sprung up across the city with campaigners saying that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kings College of London Donates Books to Mzuzu UniversityMzuzu University (MZUNI) on Monday received a donation of books valued at K4.5
Kings College of London Donates Books to Mzuzu University
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Mzuzu University (MZUNI) on Monday received a donation of books valued at K4.5 million from Kings College of London in the United Kingdom after the university lost books and computers following a fire which destroyed its library late last... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Weekender: What's on in Canberra February 5-8The Canberra Prosperous Mountain Lion Dance group get ready for the Chinese New
Canberra Weekender: What's on in Canberra February 5-8
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
The Canberra Prosperous Mountain Lion Dance group get ready for the Chinese New Year celebrations. The Canberra Times Photo Jamila Toderas Photo: Jamila Toderas LAWRENCE MOONEY The stand-up comedian and host of TV's Dirty Laundry Live is coming to... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Dietary fibre in teen years may lower later breast cancer riskFor girls and young women, getting a lot of fibre could pay off decades later w
Dietary fibre in teen years may lower later breast cancer risk
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
For girls and young women, getting a lot of fibre could pay off decades later with lowered risk of developing breast cancer, according to a large U.S. study. Researchers analyzed data on more than 44,000 women participating in a long-term study and... Read more
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News.com.au
Library gets into Adelaide’s ghostsPOPULAR ghost hunter Allen Tiller will become Adelaide’s first paranormal histo
Library gets into Adelaide’s ghosts
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
POPULAR ghost hunter Allen Tiller will become Adelaide’s first paranormal historian-in-residence at the City Library from this week. The Kapunda resident and star of the smash TV series Haunting: Australia will be based at the City and Tynte Street... Read more
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Times of Malta
To die for a piece of breadTa' Giezu church in Valletta, where the tragedy took place. Photo: Fiona Vella
To die for a piece of bread
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
Ta' Giezu church in Valletta, where the tragedy took place. Photo: Fiona Vella Although carnival is generally associated with fun, exuberance and colour, it was tragedy and sadness which marked this festivity on February 11, 1823, after more than... Read more
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The Telegraph
Book bill with jailNew Delhi, Feb. 2: Failure to deposit their books with designated libraries can
Book bill with jail
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
New Delhi, Feb. 2: Failure to deposit their books with designated libraries can land publishers in jail if a proposal from the culture ministry sees the light of day. "Two-year jail term for non-delivery of books" is one of the two penalties being... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Father finds son dead of heroin overdoseThe heroin epidemic in northern Gila County claimed a life for the second time
Father finds son dead of heroin overdose
Payson Roundup / Posted 6 days ago
The heroin epidemic in northern Gila County claimed a life for the second time in January. On Thursday, a father called the Gila County Sheriff’s Office after he found his 34-year-old son unresponsive. The father suspected his son had overdosed on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UK-Based College Donates Books to MzuniMzuzu University (MZUNI) on Monday received a donation of books valued at K4.5
UK-Based College Donates Books to Mzuni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Mzuzu University (MZUNI) on Monday received a donation of books valued at K4.5 million from Kings College of London in the United Kingdom after the university lost books and computers following a fire which destroyed its library late last... Read more
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FOX News
Study finds nutrient may offer women protection against breast cancerFor girls and young women, getting a lot of fiber could pay off decades later w
Study finds nutrient may offer women protection against breast cancer
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
For girls and young women, getting a lot of fiber could pay off decades later with lowered risk of developing breast cancer, according to a large U.S. study. Researchers analyzed data on more than 44,000 women participating in a long-term study and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dietary fiber in teen years may lower later breast cancer risk(Reuters Health) - For girls and young women, getting a lot of fiber could pay
Dietary fiber in teen years may lower later breast cancer risk
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
(Reuters Health) - For girls and young women, getting a lot of fiber could pay off decades later with lowered risk of developing breast cancer, according to a large U.S. study. Researchers analyzed data on more than 44,000 women participating in a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Enlighten 2016 gets the jump on Floriade with seven-metre-tall white rabbitsEvents ACT manager, marketing and communications, Helena Cataldo and Enlighten
Enlighten 2016 gets the jump on Floriade with seven-metre-tall white rabbits
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Events ACT manager, marketing and communications, Helena Cataldo and Enlighten 2016 creative director Nicole Warren celebrate the festival's launch. Photo: Jeffrey Chan Not since Br'er Rabbit turned the tables on Br'er Fox has a bunny been so bold... Read more
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Irish Examiner
1916: Con Colbert was an ordinary man in extraordinary time | Irish Examiner Con Colbert was not an intellectual nor an orator, but he
1916: Con Colbert was an ordinary man in extraordinary time
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
| Irish Examiner Con Colbert was not an intellectual nor an orator, but he was shot after the Rising for his love of country,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish Roots: Who makes a living from genealogy in Ireland?Making a living from genealogy isn’t easy in Ireland. There is no career path,
Irish Roots: Who makes a living from genealogy in Ireland?
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
Making a living from genealogy isn’t easy in Ireland. There is no career path, very few employers and lots of competition. But many people involved in family history want to do nothing else, meaning there are quite a few groups and individuals who... Read more
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Canberra Times
Crowds at the Canberra Cavalry gameCrowds gathered at the AIS to watch the Canberra Capitals take on the Adelaide
Crowds at the Canberra Cavalry game
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
Crowds gathered at the AIS to watch the Canberra Capitals take on the Adelaide Lightning. Canberrans kick off the weekend at Picnic, a pop-up bar and Asian kitchen on the Terrace at the National Library of Australia in Parkes. Crowds flock to the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The man who fixed the 'plain illegal' Sydney Opera House Danish architect Jorn Utzon has been widely acclaimed for creating the iconic
The man who fixed the 'plain illegal' Sydney Opera House
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Danish architect Jorn Utzon has been widely acclaimed for creating the iconic Australian landmark. But recently unearthed recordings lay bare the anguish of Peter Hall - the Australian who... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
From the Stacks: New exhibition explores old SingaporeSINGAPORE - A love letter about Sir Stamford Raffles and the nation's first new
From the Stacks: New exhibition explores old Singapore
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
SINGAPORE - A love letter about Sir Stamford Raffles and the nation's first newspaper are among rare artefacts from the library archive that have gone on display to the public for the first time. From the Stacks: Highlights of the National Library... Read more
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Christian Today
Ancient New Testament manuscripts discovered in Greek libraryOne of the manuscripts found in the National Library of Greece. Ancient New Te
Ancient New Testament manuscripts discovered in Greek library
Christian Today / Posted 10 days ago
One of the manuscripts found in the National Library of Greece. Ancient New Testament manuscripts unknown to scholars have been found at the National Library of Greece. Seventeen ancient and mediaeval manuscripts have been found in the past 12... Read more
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