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The Pittsburgh City Paper highlights the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s 3-D printer.  Learn how they use hair spray! ...

Cumberland County Library System provides results on its online technology study and a consultant plans forums with experts and the community. ...

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

 The Summer Reading 2015 Statewide Workshop Registration form is available. ...

From OCDEL: Invitation to Apply: 2015 Prekindergarten to Grade 3 (P-3) Governor’s Institute: P-3 Collaboration-Working Together for Student Success Deadline February 23, 2015 The Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Office of Child Development and Early Learning...

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...

On or about Friday, January 16, 2015, the 2014-15 payment of state aid to public libraries will be distributed electronically.  Act 1A, which was signed by the Governor on July 10, 2014, determined the amount of state aid each library will receive will be the same as the amount...

Pittston Memorial Library helps patrons discover unclaimed property. ...

The Duke Street Business Center at the Lancaster Public Library has its databases restored. ...

Panel Discussion on Race, Crime and Justice will be held at the Bethlehem Public Library. ...