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An Outreach Van has been purchased by the Adams County Library System. ...

The Schlow Centre Region Library has reopened after having been closed for two weeks due to burst frozen pipe. ...

West Oak Lane Library, a branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia,  hosted the Lest We Forget Museum’s travelling tour. ...

Barrett Friendly Library gets additional funds with one township doubling the library tax.   ...

Lebanon County libraries have been awarded a $92,500 grant from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Investor Education Foundation and the American Library Association as part of the nationwide Smart investing@your library® Program (Lebanon, PA) – February 17,...

PHILADELPHIA — Pennsylvania Humanities Council (PHC) is pleased to announce that Teen Reading Lounge (TRL) will launch this March in Allegheny County. Six libraries will host the program through summer 2015. Participating libraries are: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – East...

PBS Learning Media offers FREE online educational videos and other resources for Pre-K through adult.  Professional development videos are also available.  Check it out!  Help parents assist their children or assist students to better understand topics by referring them to...

4Good will present a FREE webinar: Before You Hire an Architect: Reduce Costs and Risks, Produce Better Results presented by Sam Frank on March 11 at 1:00pm.  Learn more. ...

A Philadelphia Inquirer editorial mentions the lack of school libraries and professional librarians. ...

The Ellwood City Library will turn some of the City’s streets into a game of pinball for a fundraiser. ...