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Funding for Library Innovators - 8th January 2018 (UK)

The Carnegie UK Trust has announced that it will open the third funding round of the ‘Carnegie Library Lab’ programme on the 8th January 2018. 108 more words

Funding Updates

Reading roundup 13/12/17

I have really enjoyed my reading this week, with some great print and ebooks borrowed from our public library service. By the way, I deliberately mention our library system as often as I can – it is being systematically demolished by our present government, to their shame. 1,376 more words


Fulfilling Füssen

While in the highest town in Germany’s Bavaria last summer I went to Stadt Bibliothek Füssen (SBF).

Housed in a baroque monastery, the stairs down are half-timbered so I’m surprised to find sleek glass and steel fixtures.   1,192 more words

Trying New Things

This has been a semester of new things, and new experiences. Moving halfway across the country, starting a new graduate degree program, being a newly wed, adopting a wonderful kitty, and many other things. 289 more words


Future Proofing the Library: join MmIT on 9 Jan 2018

The Multimedia, Information and Technology Group is delighted to present Future Proofing the Library, our January 2018 half-day seminar, incorporating the MmIT AGM for the 2017 calendar year. 405 more words


America’s Libraries: Inspiring knowledge In Public Places

Photographer Robert Dawson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From his book/project ‘Public Library: An American Commons‘. To see Robert’s body of work click on any photograph.

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Ravenhawks Magazine

Granville Public Library

This month, Granville Public Library celebrates its 9th annual train show, a month-long event featuring 8 elaborate, holiday-themed miniature train sets. It’s an exciting and fun event organized by model train buffs, and the show is just one of the many fantastic programs helping to make Granville Public Library a wondrous community asset. 414 more words

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