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Library Journal will select up to 10 buildings, completed between between January 2016 and March 1, 2019 that demonstrate excellence in (1) community engagement in design, (2) sustainability, (3) functionality, (4) innovation, and (5) beauty and delight. Projects to be considered...

Twenty-seven projects totaling $5, 939,310 were recently awarded Keystone grants. See the list of awarded projects below. The competitive grant is used to award matching construction and facilities grants to municipalities that sponsor state-aided public libraries. Grants pay up...

The Herr Memorial Library in Mifflinburg has re-opened with an expansion.  Check out the WNEP news video or this Daily Item article.   ...

Read about the additions and renovation at the Greenville Area Public Library in this article from The Herald. ...