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#NetGain: The Role of #Libraries on the Web as a Public Good | UpNext: The IMLS Blog http://ow.ly/JToo0
By Trevor Owens Senior Library Program Officer, IMLS. I was thrilled to be able to represent the IMLS at NetGain: The Digital Revolution Meets the Common Good hosted at the Ford Foundation in New York. The event served to kick off the NetGain Challenge, a collaboration between the Knight, ...
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#OverDrive Fixes Technical Issue with Kindle Library #eBooks | The eBook Reader Blog http://ow.ly/JTo0b
Yesterday OverDrive announced that they have resolved a technical issue with their library ebook lending service that had caused a number of Kindle-formatted
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Did you know what happened on March 4, 1861? That is the day that hat the US Government Printing Office opened its doors.  Did you know that the GPO now has a new name?  It is now the Government Publishing Office, to reflect its transforming role of meeting the information needs of Congress, Federal agencies, and the public.  Also on this day in history, Abraham Lincoln was sworn into office as President of the United States on March 4, 1861. http://www.gpo.gov/ http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/lincoln-inaugurated
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Please Touch the Art: 3-D Printing Helps Visually Impaired Appreciate Paintings | Innovation | Smithsonian http://ow.ly/JHn8j
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Register today for Legislative Research series: Part 2 - 12:30pm Tue Mar 3 FREE webinar! http://ow.ly/JPT7j
This series will look at resources to find legislators, laws, statutes, and track bills for South Carolina and the U.S. using scstatehouse.gov, congress.gov and FdSys. We'll also look at resources for locating county and city administrative contacts, and using the DISCUS resources to keep up ...
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#Librarians say access management essential but needs improvement - Research Information http://ow.ly/JToeR
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Author Gathering in Irmo Heads List of Book Events - Free-Times.com http://ow.ly/JVqLL
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Newsmaker: SC Author Jacqueline Woodson | American Libraries Magazine http://ow.ly/JTiLI
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With poll, Obama foundation hints at library's likely site - Yahoo News http://ow.ly/JHL0y
WASHINGTON (AP) — The foundation developing Barack Obama's future presidential library has commissioned polling in Chicago to determine whether residents support building it on the South Side, people close to the foundation said, in the clearest sign to date that the library likely will go to the University of Chicago.
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In a country like Britain, obsessed with the now, #libraries are a political battleground | John Harris | Comment is free | The Guardian http://ow.ly/JHhlE
From library closures to relations with Europe, Britain is haunted by fear of cultural amnesia
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#Libraries Are Concerned About the Lack of New #ebooks in the Kindle Format http://ow.ly/JHh1u
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The South Carolina State Library supports and inspires a thriving statewide community of learners committed to making South Carolina’s future brighter.