Library

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Salisbury U. Gets $8M Gift For New Complex

Salisbury University has received an $8 million gift to be used to build a new complex that will include a library.

05/02/2013

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Enoch Pratt Free Library To Get $96M Makeover

Officials at the Enoch Pratt Free Library are launching a $96 million restoration to the Central Branch this spring that will include upgrades to bring the historic building into the wireless age as books and readers go digital.

04/26/2013

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Harford Co. Public Library’s Little Leapers Foster Early Literacy Through STEM

Libraries are in the business of loaning books, entertainment and digital items. But now Harford County is putting together special plastic boxes filled with science materials that will teach preschoolers and keep their parents happy.

03/27/2013

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Washington’s Presidential Library Gets $10M Gift

Philanthropist David Rubenstein is giving $10 million to George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate in northern Virginia to build a library for the president’s books and papers.

02/24/2013

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Big Book Sale Begins At Enoch Pratt Free Library Central Branch

As our world is moving to more electronic means of communications, never underestimate the power of a good book.

11/30/2012

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Enoch Pratt Library Offers More Books In Electronic Form

The paper page is being replaced by the silicon chip. More electronic readers are coming to the Enoch Pratt Library.

11/19/2012

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Western Md. Woman To Lead State Library Association

The head of technical services for the Washington County and Western Maryland Regional libraries is set to lead the Maryland Library Association.

10/16/2012

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New Hagerstown Library To Open In March 2013

Washington County’s public works director says a new library in downtown Hagerstown will open about six months later than expected.

08/01/2012

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Allegany County Bookmobile Parked To Cut Costs

The Allegany County Library System says it’s suspending its bookmobile service to contain costs.

06/27/2012

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Baltimore’s Summer Reading Program Kicks Off For 2012

Summer book lists are about to grow as the city kicks off its annual summer reading program.

06/04/2012

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D.C. Library Seeking Items For Chuck Brown Archive

The District of Columbia Public Library is working to build an archival collection honoring the “godfather” of go-go music, Chuck Brown.

05/30/2012

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Fatal Bus Crash Led To Construction Of Library

Their smiling faces in black and white photographs posted on a Facebook page give no hint of the tragedy that claimed their lives.

04/15/2012

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