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Northwest NowPauline Haass Public Library news: Feb. 23, 2017Northwest NowWisconsin libraries and the Department of Public Instruction have created a website tailored to Wisconsin residents, businesses and communities. More than 100 resources are included, which feature information on job-search skills like writing a ... [...]
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
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Kansas City StarChildren's museum and public library plan 'statement' building in south Kansas ...Kansas City StarHill welcomed the Mid-Continent Public Library's participation in a new combined museum and library. “We saw the synergy if the library and us would build together,” she said. Wonderscope had 70,000 visitors last year. The [...]
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
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Yahoo FinanceIsogenica Announce New Licence Agreement with Top-25 Global ...Yahoo FinancePartners can access an advanced camelid single-domain antibody library (llamdA™) and state-of-the-art, fully synthetic and highly diverse human antibody libraries. The company uses its proprietary Colibra™ library technology to ensure that the ...und weitere [...]
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
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CBC.caExpect Toronto's newest library bus to be packed with technology as well as booksCBC.caThe Toronto Public Library is putting the finishing touches on its newest asset — a technology-filled branch on wheels. The city's Library Board will be updated on Tuesday about the state of a new bookmobile that will [...]
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
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WPLNNashville Seeks To Fill Its Library 'Deserts'WPLNThe Nashville Public Library last created a master plan for its facilities in 1996. So Price said it was time to evaluate demographic changes and determine whether its branches were large enough and in the right locations. “And we were also looking for ... [...]
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
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Gatestone InstituteWhat is a Killer Imam Doing in Public Libraries in Canada?Gatestone InstituteIn public libraries across Canada (and elsewhere), the books of Imam al-Ghazali are available, along with others that incite hatred, violence and terror, by authors such as Yusuf al-Qaradawi and Imam Nawawi. There is not a single Arabic [...]
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
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Free Tech Workshop: Intro to Cloud TechnologyPique NewsmagazineMany new devices are connected to "the cloud" — but what does this mean? This class will introduce you to this new technology, why we're using it, and how it can be useful to you. We'll also cover some common ways of accessing [...]
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
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MorphoSys's Subsidiary Lanthio Pharma Initiates First-in-Human Clinical Study ...Yahoo FinanceMorphoSys developed HuCAL, the most successful antibody library technology in the pharmaceutical industry. By successfully applying this and other patented technologies, MorphoSys has become a leader in the field of therapeutic antibodies, one of the ...und weitere [...]
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
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Topic: LibrariesDewey and his crew of “a dozen catalogers and librarians” spent, in his estimation, “an hour daily for nearly an entire week” hashing out the rules of library hand. They started by examining hundreds of card catalogs, looking for penmanship problems and coming up with ways to solve them. [...]
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
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Topic: LibrariesOverdue BookFrom Slate, why libraries are dropping late fees. Tweet [...]
Sat, Feb 18, 2017
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Topic: BooksAntiquarian books worth more than £2m have been stolen by a gang who avoided a security system by abseiling into a west London warehouse. The three thieves made off with more than 160 publications after raiding the storage facility near Heathrow in what has been labelled a Mission: Impossible-style break-in. The [...]
Thu, Feb 16, 2017
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Topic: LibrariesAs fake news and complex immigration orders have inundated the public sphere, libraries are opening their doors and fact-checking skills to people of all backgrounds seeking information. From The fight against fake news is putting librarians on the front line – and they say they're ready - CSMonitor.com [...]
Thu, Feb 16, 2017
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