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Learning about California’s Veteran Resource Centers and How to Develop your Community Based Service Model for Veterans Join this FREE webinar hosted by ALA on: Thursday, February 25, 2016 2:00-3:00 PM EST (11:00- 12:00 PM PST) Webinar link: https://ala.adobeconnect.com/_a1087453682/woegovt/...

On October 19, 2015, the Chester County and Henrietta Hankin Branch Libraries launched a pilot program with T-Mobile to offer mobile hotspots to our customers for a nominal fee.  The Library hotspot program allows library card holders to access unlimited, high-speed Internet service...

The Schlow Centre Region Library has developed an app for managing library cards and linking to library services. Read more ...

Find out why the Phoenix Public Library is making treadmills available for patrons. ...

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The Indian Valley Public Library offers bike sharing.  Read about it! ...

Caitlyn Boland

by Caitlyn Bovard As a reference librarian, certain times of the day are quiet. Then, all at once the computers are full and there is a line up of people waiting for an open station. Every single person requires your full attention and many of the things they need help with take...

Are You Signed up for this Thursday, July 9, 2015?  WebJunction will offer the FREE webinar:  No Job Seeker Left Behind: Library Services to Meet Their Needs Every day, libraries around the country are filled with people seeking help with jobs and careers. How do library staff...

No Job Seeker Left Behind: Library Services to Meet Their Needs This webinar will provide practical ways to deliver career development services in your library to support job jeekers in your community.   9 July 2015 Crafting a Successful Adult Education Program for Small, Rural...

Access to free downloads of the Health Happens in Libraries brand image is now available, along with a Communications Guide with key messages that libraries can use to activate community health engagement with target audiences. These materials are available as a Media Kit at WebJunction’s project...

Bucks County Free Library System provides a website, which lists badges and activities for children and their caregivers.  Read the Perkasie News-Herald article. ...