Libraries

Anaheim Public Library receives national award for pandemic services – Orange County Register

For its resilience and creativity during the pandemic, Anaheim Public Library was recently named Gale and Library Journal’s 2021 Library of the Year. Virtual programs for the elderly, meals for young people, and take-out science and art kits are some of the new library services that grew out of the …

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Location of New Clifton Library | WesternSlopeNow.com

Posted: August 22, 2021 / 5:17 PM MDT / Update: August 22, 2021 / 5:17 PM MDT GRAND JUNCTION, Colo .– The Clifton branch of the Mesa County Library is getting their books ready and heading to a new location. The question that remains is, where will the new library …

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Morgantown Public Library Launches App to Improve User Experience

MORGANTOWN – Morgantown Public Library System is launching its own app. Available for Apple and Android devices, this new app makes it easy to renew, keep and find books right from your phone. Application features Switch between accounts to keep track of multiple family members View current checkouts and renew …

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Portland Public Library is last in Connecticut to do well for free

PORTLAND – The Portland Selectmen’s Board of Trustees unanimously approved an updated library fines policy on August 4, making the Portland Public Library the newest non-fine library in Connecticut. Portland joins a long list of municipalities that have already taken the plunge to eliminate overdue fines, according to a press …

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Branford Blackstone Library Friends Make More Friends

By press release, Friends of the Blackstone Library • 09/08/2021 11:41 am EST The Friends of Blackstone Library recently celebrated their volunteers in the newly refurbished Blackstone Library Auditorium and on the beautiful new Cosgrove Terrace at their annual reunion. Members and volunteers at the annual meeting were informed of …

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California grants $ 2.4 million to renovate former Logan Heights library

SAN DIEGO – More than $ 2 million in public funds have been allocated to renovate the 94-year-old Logan Heights Library building, officials said on Friday. State Senator Ben Hueso and San Diego Mayor Todd Gloria were joined by longtime residents outside the building on Friday to brief the community …

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Belmont Library News – Library Lines

Find the Belmont Public Library Call: 617-489-2000 Place: 336 Concord Avenue, PO Box 125 Website: https://belmontpubliclibrary.net/ Hours: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and closed on Sunday. No appointment or …

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Creature Teacher Visits Heights Library with Live Animal Show | Community

Creature teacher Belinda Henry made an appearance at the Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library on Wednesday, where several hundred children and their parents were treated to her unique live animal show. Henry is a perennial favorite, always drawing a crowd. Last year, the library had to create two …

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Arizona Opinion: Investment in Library Infrastructure Critical and Overdue | Local editorials and opinions

Here is the author’s opinion and analysis: Our public and tribal libraries are popular, averaging more in-person visitors per week than Disney World’s Magic Kingdom before the pandemic (444,582). What makes Arizona so unique underscores the vital need of these institutions, but also underscores their fragile future. Dramatic scenery can …

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Watch: overdue book returned to UK library after 63 years

July 23 (UPI) – A library in England said a book was recently returned by post after 63 years with a note saying “better late than never”. Newcastle Libraries shared a photo on Facebook showing the copy of Darrell Huff’s How to Lie with Statistics which arrived in the mail …

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