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The Office of Commonwealth Libraries welcomes Jonelle Prether Darr  as Executive Assistant! Darr served as Executive Director of the Cumberland County Library System since 1992.  During that time, she worked to expand and improve library services through computer and Internet...

The South Fayette Library, which was closed due to water damage three months ago, will re-open.  Read more. ...

Holly Bennett, new director at the Memorial Library of Nazareth & Vicinity, is featured on Lehigh Valley Live. ...

The Atlantic featured the Raymond M. Blasco, M. D. Memorial Library in Erie! ...

NorthCentralPA.com reports that the James V. Brown Library has a One-Button recording studio available for public use.  Read about it! ...

Lori A. Milach has been named the new director of the Alexander Hamilton Memorial Free Library in Waynesboro.  Read about it in the Herald Mail Media. ...

Whitehall has named Paula Kelly the ‘Person of the Year.’  Kelly is Director of the Whitehall Public Library. ...

Read about the appointment of Bonnie Young as Executive Director of the Library System of Lancaster County. ...

Read about the Comic Con held at the Reading Public Library. ...

The North Pocono Public Library hosted a Prescription Drug and Heroin Abuse Discussion to help area residents learn about the growing problem of substance abuse.  Read about it in this Moscow Villager article. ...