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Office of Commonwealth Libraries Glenn Miller, Deputy Secretary & Commissioner for Libraries Has your public, school or academic library been looking for a financial literacy program that is easy to implement, free, and provides unbiased educational information for your customers? If...

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The National Center for State Courts is sponsoring its fourth annual national civics education essay contest for elementary, middle, and high school students. In recognition of Law Day, May 1, 2017, the essay contest focuses on the 14th Amendment, which addresses citizenship rights...

The Pennsylvania Society for Biomedical Research (PSBR) is sponsoring a contest for all K-12 students in Pennsylvania!  The contest offers cash prizes. The deadline is April 2, 2017.  Access the flyer. ...

The East Berlin Community Library is participating in the Rutter’s Children’s Charities and would appreciate anyone who would register and help them move up in the standings this time (thru the end of Oct).  They offer to help support any one who makes the list next year!  ...

Tell your patrons about the I Love My Librarian Award.  Cash and a trip for winning public, school and academic librarians!  Ten awards!   The nomination deadline is September 19.  Learn more on the I Love Libraries site.   ...

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The Library of Congress and Mid-Atlantic Public Libraries Kick Off a Summer Essay Contest!  Rising 5th and 6th Graders are asked to write about “A Book That Shaped Me.” Public libraries in Pennsylvania, DC, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia who want to participate may...

United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) of Central PA is holding an “Expressions Contest” for students in grades 3 -12 to obtain their thoughts, stories, etc. on what it means to “live a life without limits.” Submissions can be either original writings or pictures, and monetary prizes...

The Wilkes-Barre Library District has been focusing  on promoting their online resources since July of 2014.  Elaine Stefanko, Coordinator of Information Services at the Osterhout Free Library says that “the District believes it is important that those resources be promoted...

February 8, 2015 is the deadline to enter your library’s video in the do-Gooder Video Awards.  You may enter in several categories. ...