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Finding Health and Wellness @ the Library: A CONSUMER HEALTH TOOLKIT FOR LIBRARY STAFF Second Edition (Version 2) Urban Libraries Council is offering  access to a newly-added Edge resource designed to help libraries increase health literacy in their communities, the Finding Health...

The Lancaster Library System has created a parody of  the Dragnet TV show of the 1950s and 1960s: LibraryNet video! — submitted by: Mary Ann Heltshe-Steinhauer, MLS PR/Community Relations Manager Library System of Lancaster County     ...

ALA President Loida Garcia-Febo will host a FREE webinar, The Heart of Librarianship, at 10 a.m. EST on Nov. 14, 2018. To participate, register for the event.  Read more about the webinar. ...

Eastern Monroe Public Library will be holding their fourth FREE TEDx event on October 13! The event will feature five live speakers on the topic of the role of art in the community. The event will be videotaped and posted on the TEDx YouTube Channel.  Visit the website for additional...

                  In 2013, Karen Payonk, Youth Services Director at the Lititz Public Library, initiated the first 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program in Lancaster County. Due to her encouragement and success stories, Renee Christiansen,...

More than 40 libraries reached PA Forward Star Library status July 1 to September 30, 2018 Mechanicsburg, PA (October 4, 2018) – “Libraries throughout Pennsylvania continue highlighting that they are more than book repositories, earning stars along the way and underscoring...

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The Osterhout Free Library located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, hosted it’s Annual Gala, A Night in Havana. Attended by 308 people, more than $100,000 was raised for programs and services. This was the 14th Annual Gala and, with the help of volunteers, brought the total...

David Lee King’s blog post, Chatbots and Libraries, offers great resources about chatbots!  One site claims you can build one for your Facebook page in ten minutes!  Consider how your library could use this! ...

The third Library 2.018 mini-conference: “Social Crisis Management in a 21st Century World,” will be held online for FREE on Wednesday, October 17th, from 3:00pm-6:00pm EST.   Learn more and Register. This event is being organized in partnership with Patty Wong,...

Jamie Falo is the new director at the Greensburg Hempfield Area Library.  Access the Westmoreland TribLive article.   ...