Banner image for Compendium: News from Commonwealth Libraries with photo of Office of Commonselath Libraries building

UpNEXT: the IMLS Blog discusses the maker movement in Pittsburgh and the makingandlearning.org site. ...

The following documents are being made available to support the review responsibilities of the District Library Consultants with respect to the 2014 PA Public Library Data Collection (formerly known as the Annual Report): 1) 2014 District Consultant’s Review Checklist, and 2)...

Technical.ly reports on what it’s like to work on the E-Gadget Help Desk at the Free Library of Philadelphia. ...

Hampton Community Library will host Chinese New Year Activities on February 21, 2015. ...

Diane Klinefelter has returned as director at the Andrew Carnegie Free Library and Music Hall in Carnegie. ...

The Bayard Taylor Memorial Library plans to change the name of the library to Kennett Public Library as they plan new library facility. ...

Ferguson Township will re-join an agreement with Schlow Library.  Read why they initially did not sign and why they decided to do so now in this CentreDaily.com article. ...

Thanks for your interest and participation in the yearlong PA Public Library Broadband Connectivity project which ran from Jan 2014-Jan 2015.  The project had 3 main outcomes: Training: Tech Summit, 10 Sessions of Broadband 101, and 5 Webinars Assessments: 256 Self-Assessments...

ISTE will be in Philadelphia from June 28-July 1, 2015.  The ISTE Conference and Expo is a forum “in which to learn, exchange ideas and survey the field of education.”   Learn more. ...

Do you follow any of these top 100 Social Media Influencers listed by SocialStat? ...