First time in 219-year history Lexington Public Library loans over 3 million … – KyForward.com

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First time in 219-year history Lexington Public Library loans over 3 million …KyForward.comThe Lexington Public Library’s local music archive will soon be available on an LP. You can enjoy some of the library’s local flavors at the Henry Clay-approved listening station in the Kentucky Room at Central Library! (Photo from …read more

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Digital Book World E-book Bestsellers; Week Ending 7-26-14 – PBS MediaShift

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Digital Book World E-book Bestsellers; Week Ending 7-26-14PBS MediaShiftThe issue is that the DBW E-book Bestseller list draws data from other bestseller lists, including the Kindle bestseller list. The list is meant to be an index of what book buyers are purchasing most and how much they’re spending each …read more

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Sex manual from 1920′s returned to library 55 years later – New York Post

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Sex manual from 1920′s returned to library 55 years laterNew York PostThe New York Public Library finally got back an extremely overdue 1920s love-making manual — which was a total failure for the sex-starved borrower who checked it out 55 years ago. “Funny thing is the book didn’t …read more

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Carr: Bulger Public Library? Now that’s one for the books! – Boston Herald

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Carr: Bulger Public Library? Now that’s one for the books!Boston HeraldWhat took us so long to think of it — the William M. Bulger South Boston branch of the Boston Public Library? What a wonderful idea. Thank you, City Councilor Bill Linehan! Just think, above the entrance to the …read more

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ArtsBeat | Live From the Public Library: Joseph O’Neill, Joyce Carol Oates and … – New York Times (blog)

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ArtsBeat | Live From the Public Library: Joseph O’Neill, Joyce Carol Oates and …New York Times (blog)The novelist Joseph O’Neill, the choreographer Alexei Ratmansky, the cartoonist and filmmaker Marjane Satrapi and the musician George Clinton — yes, Dr. Funkenstein himself — will be among the headliners at …read more

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