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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
S.T. Gill's picture of early Australia goes on displayprolific colonial artist — virtually forgotten in death — is the subject of a w
S.T. Gill's picture of early Australia goes on display
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 hours ago
prolific colonial artist — virtually forgotten in death — is the subject of a world-first retrospective at the National Library of Australia (NLA) in Canberra. Samuel Thomas 'S.T.' Gill struggled to make his name as a commercial artist... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Composer takes on Coalition over arts cutscut funding to the council and, in turn, a number of artistic groups. Improved
Composer takes on Coalition over arts cuts
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
cut funding to the council and, in turn, a number of artistic groups. Improved funding for national institutions like the National Library and National Gallery in Canberra, as well as the ABC, would also be among Mr Gordon’s priorities. “I’d very... Read more
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The Forward
Fira Bramson, Rescuer of Lithuanian Jewry’s Literary Heritage, Dies at 91Yiddish cultural treasures of Lithuania spanning hundreds of years. Today, thes
Fira Bramson, Rescuer of Lithuanian Jewry’s Literary Heritage, Dies at 91
The Forward / Posted yesterday
Yiddish cultural treasures of Lithuania spanning hundreds of years. Today, these materials sit in the collections of the National Library of Lithuania and the Lithuanian Central State Archives. These institutions are, in turn, cooperating with... Read more
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Canberra Times
First look inside National Library's Bookplate Cafe, after month-long renovationsAfter more than a month's worth of renovations, the only thing you'll recognise
First look inside National Library's Bookplate Cafe, after month-long renovations
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
After more than a month's worth of renovations, the only thing you'll recognise at the National Library's Bookplate Cafe are its kaleidoscopic stained glass windows. In fact, owner Tracy Keeley said it was the iconic Leonard French windows that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Enver Surty Addresses Second Annual Tshwane Youth Leadership Talk, 25 JunIn celebrating the anniversary, Agape Youth Movement (AYM) in collaboration wit
Deputy Minister Enver Surty Addresses Second Annual Tshwane Youth Leadership Talk, 25 Jun
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
In celebrating the anniversary, Agape Youth Movement (AYM) in collaboration with the Department of Basic Education (DBE), National Library of South Africa (NLSA) and the City of Tshwane, will host their second Annual Tshwane Youth Leadership Talk... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Board Appointments Evoke Mixed Reactions From Residentstime to work with the government. And me working for it does not affect your po
Board Appointments Evoke Mixed Reactions From Residents
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
time to work with the government. And me working for it does not affect your political beliefs," said Mr Ngala, the Kenya National Library Services board chairman. He criticised local ODM leaders for using a funeral to make an issue of the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Frank Moorhouse's plea to stop the cultural dumbing downby $86 million); CSIRO (reduced by $111m); the ABC (reduced by $254m); Screen A
Frank Moorhouse's plea to stop the cultural dumbing down
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
by $86 million); CSIRO (reduced by $111m); the ABC (reduced by $254m); Screen Australia ($38 million); not to forget the National Library, the National Museum, the National Gallery, National Portrait Gallery, the Museum of Australian Democracy,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Why aren't new suburbs named after Prime Ministers?In 1962 then Prime Minister Robert Menzies opened the Kings Avenue bridge in Ca
Why aren't new suburbs named after Prime Ministers?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
In 1962 then Prime Minister Robert Menzies opened the Kings Avenue bridge in Canberra. (Supplied: Richard Clough, courtesy National Library of Australia.) Sir Robert Menzies famously opted out of the Canberra tradition and only one person knows... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secretsActon. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canbe
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secrets
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Acton. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canberra and Hotel Kurrajong. Thanks to to the National Library of Australia (nla.gov.au) and the National Museum of Australia (nma.gov.au) for assistance in the research... Read more
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The Border Mail
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secretsActon. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canbe
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secrets
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Acton. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canberra and Hotel Kurrajong. Thanks to to the National Library of Australia (nla.gov.au) and the National Museum of Australia (nma.gov.au) for assistance in the research... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secretsActon. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canbe
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secrets
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Acton. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canberra and Hotel Kurrajong. Thanks to to the National Library of Australia (nla.gov.au) and the National Museum of Australia (nma.gov.au) for assistance in the research... Read more
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The Courier
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secretsActon. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canbe
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secrets
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Acton. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canberra and Hotel Kurrajong. Thanks to to the National Library of Australia (nla.gov.au) and the National Museum of Australia (nma.gov.au) for assistance in the research... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secretsActon. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canbe
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secrets
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Acton. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canberra and Hotel Kurrajong. Thanks to to the National Library of Australia (nla.gov.au) and the National Museum of Australia (nma.gov.au) for assistance in the research... Read more
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The Young Witness
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secretsActon. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canbe
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secrets
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Acton. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canberra and Hotel Kurrajong. Thanks to to the National Library of Australia (nla.gov.au) and the National Museum of Australia (nma.gov.au) for assistance in the research... Read more
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Western Advocate
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secretsActon. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canbe
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secrets
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Acton. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canberra and Hotel Kurrajong. Thanks to to the National Library of Australia (nla.gov.au) and the National Museum of Australia (nma.gov.au) for assistance in the research... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secretsActon. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canbe
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secrets
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Acton. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canberra and Hotel Kurrajong. Thanks to to the National Library of Australia (nla.gov.au) and the National Museum of Australia (nma.gov.au) for assistance in the research... Read more
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Manning River Times
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secretsActon. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canbe
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secrets
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
Acton. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canberra and Hotel Kurrajong. Thanks to to the National Library of Australia (nla.gov.au) and the National Museum of Australia (nma.gov.au) for assistance in the research... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secretsActon. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canbe
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secrets
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Acton. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canberra and Hotel Kurrajong. Thanks to to the National Library of Australia (nla.gov.au) and the National Museum of Australia (nma.gov.au) for assistance in the research... Read more
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The North West Star
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secretsActon. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canbe
Canberra political tour: A politician's insider tour of Canberra's best-kept secrets
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Acton. See qthotelsandresorts.com Anthony Dennis stayed as a guest of QT Canberra and Hotel Kurrajong. Thanks to to the National Library of Australia (nla.gov.au) and the National Museum of Australia (nma.gov.au) for assistance in the research... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
MOMS program helps pregnant women get off drugs, alcoholsyndrome. These substances can pass through a woman's placenta, making a baby d
MOMS program helps pregnant women get off drugs, alcohol
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
syndrome. These substances can pass through a woman's placenta, making a baby dependent on the drugs, according to the U.S. National Library of Medicine. Problems can include birth defects, developmental issues and sudden infant death... Read more
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The China Post
Greek foundation unveils new opera, nat'l libraryunveils new opera, nat'l library ATHENS -- A leading Greek foundation on Frida
Greek foundation unveils new opera, nat'l library
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
unveils new opera, nat'l library ATHENS -- A leading Greek foundation on Friday unveiled a sprawling new park, opera and national library in southern Athens designed to "give hope" to a country brought low by a six-year economic crisis. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Over 2500 Shine At Lake of Stars Children's Future Festival Supported By Unicef Malawiactivities from mHub, football skills with Chigoli; self-defense demonstration
Over 2500 Shine At Lake of Stars Children's Future Festival Supported By Unicef Malawi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
activities from mHub, football skills with Chigoli; self-defense demonstration with Ujamaa Pamodzi, book corner from the National Library, panel discussions around the fulfilment of the President's 10 commitments for children and youth from... Read more
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Daily News
Amila Jayasinghe arrested trying to deliver money to his father in prisonhas proven me correct,” said Lasitha Perera, the Power of Attorney to Brian Sha
Amila Jayasinghe arrested trying to deliver money to his father in prison
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
has proven me correct,” said Lasitha Perera, the Power of Attorney to Brian Shaddick, who addressed a media briefing at the National Library Auditorium yesterday. Shaddick is an Australian businessman who was allegedly swindled by MP Udaya... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Greek foundation unveils new Athens opera, national libraryATHENS - A leading Greek foundation on Friday unveiled a sprawling new park, op
Greek foundation unveils new Athens opera, national library
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS - A leading Greek foundation on Friday unveiled a sprawling new park, opera and national library in southern Athens designed to "give hope" to a country brought low by a six-year economic crisis. A man sails in front of the newly built Athens... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Tender touch, cuddles help babies make it through drug withdrawalAmong proven helps are swaddling, rocking and turning down lights and sounds, n
Tender touch, cuddles help babies make it through drug withdrawal
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Among proven helps are swaddling, rocking and turning down lights and sounds, notes Medline, which is produced by the National Library of Medicine. Calming a cranky, stressed baby isn't the only reason to cuddle. In an article in the journal... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Is hypnosis/hypnotherapy a good way to treat tinnitus?mental imagery, Clinical trials using Ericksonian hypnosis in tinnitus therapy
Is hypnosis/hypnotherapy a good way to treat tinnitus?
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
mental imagery, Clinical trials using Ericksonian hypnosis in tinnitus therapy have proven “promising’ according to the US National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.� During a 2007 study, patients were taught to modulate sound... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
How does the AEC determine the boundaries of a division?The NSW Labor seat of Throsby was re-named Whitlam after the former Prime Minis
How does the AEC determine the boundaries of a division?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
The NSW Labor seat of Throsby was re-named Whitlam after the former Prime Minister. (Australian Information Service/National Library of Australia: nla.pic-an24355082 ) Here is a curiosity — electorates can only be named (or re-named) in a... Read more
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heraldscotland
£8m revamp of Kelvin Hall given green lightproject is a collaboration between Glasgow City Council, Glasgow Life, the Univ
£8m revamp of Kelvin Hall given green light
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
project is a collaboration between Glasgow City Council, Glasgow Life, the University of Glasgow and the National Library of Scotland. Kelvin Hall is one the key developments for the council and Glasgow Life, which runs... Read more
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heraldscotland
Glasgow gives green light to major Kelvin Hall revampproject is a collaboration between Glasgow City Council, Glasgow Life, the Univ
Glasgow gives green light to major Kelvin Hall revamp
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
project is a collaboration between Glasgow City Council, Glasgow Life, the University of Glasgow and the National Library of Scotland. Kelvin Hall is one the key developments for the council and Glasgow Life, which runs... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Litbits June 25 20162: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is o
Litbits June 25 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
2: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is on at in the National Library of Australia Theatre, Lower Ground 1 from 8.30am to 3pm. The conference will begin with a reception on June... Read more
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The Young Witness
Litbits June 25 20162: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is o
Litbits June 25 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
2: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is on at in the National Library of Australia Theatre, Lower Ground 1 from 8.30am to 3pm. The conference will begin with a reception on June... Read more
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Western Advocate
Litbits June 25 20162: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is o
Litbits June 25 2016
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
2: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is on at in the National Library of Australia Theatre, Lower Ground 1 from 8.30am to 3pm. The conference will begin with a reception on June... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Litbits June 25 20162: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is o
Litbits June 25 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
2: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is on at in the National Library of Australia Theatre, Lower Ground 1 from 8.30am to 3pm. The conference will begin with a reception on June... Read more
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Manning River Times
Litbits June 25 20162: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is o
Litbits June 25 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
2: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is on at in the National Library of Australia Theatre, Lower Ground 1 from 8.30am to 3pm. The conference will begin with a reception on June... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Litbits June 25 20162: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is o
Litbits June 25 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
2: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is on at in the National Library of Australia Theatre, Lower Ground 1 from 8.30am to 3pm. The conference will begin with a reception on June... Read more
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The North West Star
Litbits June 25 20162: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is o
Litbits June 25 2016
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
2: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is on at in the National Library of Australia Theatre, Lower Ground 1 from 8.30am to 3pm. The conference will begin with a reception on June... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Litbits June 25 20162: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is o
Litbits June 25 2016
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
2: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is on at in the National Library of Australia Theatre, Lower Ground 1 from 8.30am to 3pm. The conference will begin with a reception on June... Read more
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The Border Mail
Litbits June 25 20162: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is o
Litbits June 25 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
2: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is on at in the National Library of Australia Theatre, Lower Ground 1 from 8.30am to 3pm. The conference will begin with a reception on June... Read more
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The Courier
Litbits June 25 20162: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is o
Litbits June 25 2016
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
2: True Biographies of Nations? Exploring the Cultural Journeys Conference is on at in the National Library of Australia Theatre, Lower Ground 1 from 8.30am to 3pm. The conference will begin with a reception on June... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Churches, Trucks, and Roadside Stands Offer Miami's Best Barbecuewould traditionally roast heavily seasoned meat suspended on a crosshatched woo
Churches, Trucks, and Roadside Stands Offer Miami's Best Barbecue
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 7 days ago
would traditionally roast heavily seasoned meat suspended on a crosshatched wooden frame over hot coals, according to the National Library of Jamaica. Even the word "barbecue" has a more complex history than many know. It is likely an adaptation... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
In the frame: Kelvin Hall and National Galleries plan fresh partnershipfor the building, which will house the museum collections of the University of
In the frame: Kelvin Hall and National Galleries plan fresh partnership
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
for the building, which will house the museum collections of the University of Glasgow, the Moving Image Archive of the National Library of Scotland, and a large new gym complex. Revamping the large building's roof is a key stage in opening up... Read more
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heraldscotland
Picasso and Dali works may move to Glasgow's Kelvin Hallfor the building, which will house the museum collections of the University of
Picasso and Dali works may move to Glasgow's Kelvin Hall
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
for the building, which will house the museum collections of the University of Glasgow, the Moving Image Archive of the National Library of Scotland, and a large new gym complex. Revamping the large building's roof is a key stage in opening up... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
A new major national contemporary art gallery is in the frame: Kelvin Hall and National Galleries plan fresh partnershipfor the building, which will house the museum collections of the University of
A new major national contemporary art gallery is in the frame: Kelvin Hall and National Galleries plan fresh partnership
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
for the building, which will house the museum collections of the University of Glasgow, the Moving Image Archive of the National Library of Scotland, and a large new gym complex. Revamping the large building's roof is a key stage in opening up... Read more
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heraldscotland
A new major national contemporary art gallery is in the frame: Kelvin Hall and National Galleries plan fresh partnershipfor the building, which will house the museum collections of the University of
A new major national contemporary art gallery is in the frame: Kelvin Hall and National Galleries plan fresh partnership
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
for the building, which will house the museum collections of the University of Glasgow, the Moving Image Archive of the National Library of Scotland, and a large new gym complex. Revamping the large building's roof is a key stage in opening up... Read more
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CNBC
Modern 'hawker' life: Amazing family firms up-ending a beloved food culturethey were obstructing traffic and threatening public health through the refuse
Modern 'hawker' life: Amazing family firms up-ending a beloved food culture
CNBC / Posted 7 days ago
they were obstructing traffic and threatening public health through the refuse they created, according to a report by the National Library Board (NLB). As a result, the Singaporean government began moving street hawkers into purpose-build food... Read more
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Deseret News
Babies afflicted with drug exposure need tender loving careAmong proven helps are swaddling, rocking and turning down lights and sounds, n
Babies afflicted with drug exposure need tender loving care
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
Among proven helps are swaddling, rocking and turning down lights and sounds, notes Medline, which is produced by the National Library of Medicine. Calming a cranky, stressed baby isn't the only reason to cuddle. In an article in the journal... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi campus briefs: June 19at Mississippi University for Women, is poring over spidery handwritten letters
Mississippi campus briefs: June 19
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
at Mississippi University for Women, is poring over spidery handwritten letters and manuscripts in the reading rooms of the National Library of Scotland that date from the 1800s as part of his continuing research into lesser known Scottish literary... Read more
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The Advocate
Health experts say pretty much anything can kill you, depending on the doseTherefore, the public gets very confused about what is and what is not true.”
Health experts say pretty much anything can kill you, depending on the dose
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Therefore, the public gets very confused about what is and what is not true.” Philip Wexler, a toxicologist with the National Library of Medicine and a member of the Toxicology Education Foundation, wants the public to learn to think... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rizal: Father of Filipino ‘komiks’auctions. The early Philippine comic strip by Rizal and the two other works me
Rizal: Father of Filipino ‘komiks’
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
auctions. The early Philippine comic strip by Rizal and the two other works mentioned above, now preserved in the National Library of the Philippines, prove that there is much more to Rizal that needs to be known, appreciated and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nakuru Hosts Annual Sigana Storytelling Festivalevent attracted hundreds of pupils from Nakuru who took part in the interactive
Nakuru Hosts Annual Sigana Storytelling Festival
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
event attracted hundreds of pupils from Nakuru who took part in the interactive story telling session at the Kenya National Library Services (KNLS) under the 'Stories by the Fireside' programme. Ms Grace Wangare, one of the organisers of... Read more
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