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On last week’s NCompass Live, we talked about book to film adaptations. Is the book always better than the film? Can the film be as good as the book? You may be surprised to hear the answer can be yes! One of my personal favorite book to movie adaptations…
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Gov. Ricketts Names Appointments to Nebraska Library Commission  Gov. Pete Ricketts recently appointed Arunkumar Pondicherry and Lois Todd-Meyer, both of Lincoln, to three-year terms on the Nebraska Library Commission. Gov. Ricketts also reappointed Debby…
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The Booklist Reader recently had a blog post about short stories that have been turned into feature films, leading with the announcement of a new film adaptation of The Lottery by Shirley Jackson. My first thought was that it would be difficult to create…
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Join us for the next NCompass Live, ‘Get a Youth Grant for Excellence!’, on Wednesday, September 19, 10:00am – 11:00am CT. Sally Snyder, Coordinator of Children and Young Adult Library Services at the Nebraska Library Commission, will tell you what you…
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USAC has announced the dates and locations for their annual Fall Applicant Training, and Omaha is one of the training locations. If you are considering applying for E-rate this fall, we strongly recommend signing up for this workshop. There is a ½ day…
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I borrowed How We Roll from the library as I enjoy this author’s work and had not seen her newest book until I ran across it on their “New Books” shelf. Quinn (high school freshman) and her family have moved from Colorado to Massachusetts for a new school…
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The Great American Read is the new PBS eight-part television competition and nationwide campaign to discover America’s favorite novel. Everyone can vote for their favorite from a list of 100 novels chosen in a national survey. NET Television is…
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Join us for the next NCompass Live, ‘Book vs. Movie: The Ultimate Showdown!’, on Wednesday, September 12, 10:00am – 11:00am CT. It’s the never-ending battle. Which was better – the book or the movie? Or the TV show. NLC staff will debate this hot button…
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New state agency publications have been received at the Nebraska Library Commission for June 2018.  Included are reports from a variety of Nebraska state agencies: Nebraska State Administrative Services, Nebraska Emergency Management Agency,  Nebraska…
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