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On May 25 the Albright Memorial Library celebrated its 125th anniversary during the annual Swingin’ on Vine block party and fundraiser. The event was held right outside the Library on the 500 block of Vine Street in Scranton. Guests were treated to live music, seasonal cocktails,...

Michelle Georgetti

  by Michelle Georgetti First, a Word on Acronyms It has occurred to me that librarians love acronyms. However, I find it important to stress that we should perhaps limit (and define) our acronyms for events and programs. As a student of Pennsylvania Academy of Leadership Studies...

Pennsylvania librarians who had attended a one-day symposium, “Creating a Readiness Culture within Pennsylvania Libraries,” sponsored by the National Network Library of Medicine  Middle Atlantic Region (NN/LM MAR)  were invited to apply for grants to pursue projects...

Albright Memorial Library and Lackawanna College sign agreement. ...