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American Library Association Advocates in Washington for National Library Legislative Day

American Library Association Advocates in Washington for National Library Legislative Day

From the ALA Press Release: More than five hundred library advocates from every state in the nation and the District of Columbia will gather in Washington, D.C. to advocate [...].


Why I Love My Library: Author Debra Parmley

Why I Love My Library: Author Debra Parmley

Libraries. I love them. Do you? Libraries are full of treasures. By Debra Parmley As a child I loved going to the old Warder Public Library in downtown Springfield, [...].


Why I Love My Library: ANDIE J. CHRISTOPHER

Why I Love My Library: ANDIE J. CHRISTOPHER

The Horizontal Kid Meets Her Match – Andie j. Christopher When I was in second grade, my aunt deemed me “The Horizontal Kid” because I spent the entire summer [...].


Why I Love my Library: Author Amy Gregory

Why I Love my Library: Author Amy Gregory

Library Memory by Amy Gregory I think to be an author, you have to love reading. I’m almost certain most writers would agree with me. I grew up in [...].


Why I Love My Library: Author Wendi Zwaduk

Why I Love My Library: Author Wendi Zwaduk

I Love My Library by Wendi Zwaduk Libraries have been an integral part of my life pretty much as long as I can remember. Going to the library when [...].


Book Lights with Debra Parmley Presents Susan Boles and Book Stock Memphis

Book Lights with Debra Parmley Presents Susan Boles and Book Stock Memphis

Tune in Tue. April 4th 8:30 p.m. EST when host and romantic suspense author Debra Parmley chats with cozy mystery author Susan Boles about Cherry Cake and a Cadaver, [...].


Library Book Kiosks

Library Book Kiosks

Several libraries around the U.S. have been installing ‘book kiosks’ for their patrons. These kiosks give holders of library cards 24-hour access to ebooks, DVDs and other digital materials, [...].


Libraries Loan Record Number of eBooks

Libraries Loan Record Number of eBooks

The digital collections in public libraries has expanded substantially over the last few years, and in 2015 over one-million e-books were loaned out in 30 libraries. According to Overdrive [...].


K-12 Students Setting Record Reading Digital

K-12 Students Setting Record Reading Digital

Overdrive – the digital book supplier to libraries has announced that kids are reading digitally in record numbers. From Overdrive’s Press Release: A record number of K-12 students are [...].


Closed Wal-Mart Store Becomes Library

Closed Wal-Mart Store Becomes Library

What often happens when large retailers closed their doors and move to bigger spaces, or consolidate into an even larger store, they often leave huge commercial spaces vacant. These [...].