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Read about Martin Library’s Fantasy Spring Training, where fans can talk with baseball experts! ...

The Toronto Public Library is offering to buy patrons’ used books in order to meet the demand for popular titles. ...

Eastern Monroe Public Library to host drummer from Ghana. ...

Carnegie Free Library of Connellsville offers classes on Pinterest and use of iPads. ...

The Western Allegheny Community Library uses silver tickets to celebrate their 25th anniversary. ...

Pennsylvania Humanities Council (PHC) is pleased to announce that Teen Reading Lounge (TRL) will launch this January in Southeastern Pennsylvania. Thirteen libraries in the five-county region will host the program through spring 2015. Participating libraries are: Free Library...

Read about seed libraries and ALEC. ...

Siobhan A. Reardon, President and Director of the Free Library of Philadelphia, is named Library Journal’s 2015 Librarian of the Year. ...

York County Libraries receive grant to benefit children. ...

Libraries in Iowa offer driver’s license kiosks! What can your library provide in a kiosk?   ...