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

The Huffington Post Blog explains why librarians are essential and mentions the 2011 Pennsylvania School Library study as referenced in School Library Journal.   ...

USCIS & IMLS Webinar On December 17, 2014 USCIS (US Citizenship & Immigration Services) and IMLS presented a Webinar on the overview of customer service tools and resources for public libraries.  USCIS is the government agency that oversees lawful immigration to the United...

Downingtown Library community helps move library to new location. ...

The Lackawanna County Library System digitizes out of print cookbooks created by local organizations.  Read more! ...

Albright Memorial Library and Lackawanna College sign agreement. ...

Museum to present program at the Lower Providence Community Library. ...

Longwood Gardens partners with libraries and other organizations for an annual Community Read. ...

Tredyffrin Public Library trustees seek funds in light of $100,000 deficit. ...

The Center for Rural Pennsylvania sponsors  research projects, collects data on trends and conditions to understand the diversity of rural Pennsylvania and publishes information and research results.  Their ‘Resource’ section lists grant opportunities.  Check it out!...