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Community calendarThe News-Enterprise1/12/2022
DCPL seeking local artists for Black History Month art showThe Owensboro Times1/12/2022
Record Number of Library Systems Surpass 1 Million Ebook Circulation for 2021WKYT1/12/2022
This week at the Public LibraryThe Spencer Magnet1/12/2022
2021 Light Up Booneville Contest WinnersThe Booneville Sentinel1/11/2022
Lexington Public Library now requiring face masksWKYT1/11/2022
Libraries Respond: National Day of Racial HealingAmerican Library Association1/11/2022
Library of Congress Trains Machine Learning Tool with CrowdsourcingLibrary Journal1/11/2022
LINEUPThe Paducah Sun1/11/2022
Local library offers special programs for all ages of kids Richmond Register1/11/2022
Maya Angelou becomes first Black woman to appear on a US quarterThe Guardian1/11/2022
PLA announces keynote speakers for 2022 conference, March 23-25American Library Association1/11/2022
PLA extends member Early Bird registration rate for 2022 ConferenceAmerican Library Association 1/11/2022
Shadow Books: Considering Enslavement and Its Legacy in Children’s LiteratureSchool Library Journal1/11/2022
Americans Reading Fewer Books Than in PastGallup1/10/2022
Book Club Picks for January 2022Publishers Weekly1/10/2022
Louisville’s Library Cancels Most of Its Events as COVID RagesLouisville Eccentric Observer1/10/2022
Meet the 2022 I Love My Librarian Award Winners  American Libraries1/10/2022
Public Libraries Aren’t Essential ServicesBook Riot1/10/2022
What’s happening at the Library? New Year’s artThe Winchester Sun1/10/2022
Planting the seedsRichmond Register1/8/2022
Anne Rogers The Bourbon County Citizen1/7/2022
Calendar 01 06 22Grant County News1/7/2022
Library volunteer program helps used books find homesGeorgetown News-Graphic1/7/2022
More libraries hiring social workers to help those in needWLEX1/7/2022
Paul Sawyier Public Library News — Jan. 10-15The State Journal1/7/2022
Stop Trying to Make Book Banning a ThingPublic Libraries Online1/7/2022
ALA publishes state legislative toolkit for legislative advocacyAmerican Library Association1/6/2022
CalendarThe Cynthiana Democrat1/6/2022
Coming EventsKentucky New Era1/6/2022
Three-in-ten Americans now read e-booksPew Research Center1/6/2022
Community Calendar The News-Enterprise1/5/2022
Community calendarAppalachian News-Express1/5/2022
Lexington Public Library announces second ‘Take Home Job Fair’WTVQ1/5/2022
Library CornerThe Estill Tribune1/5/2022
Public Libraries and Schools Surpass Half a Billion Digital Book Loans in 2021WYMT1/5/2022
This week at the Public LibraryThe Spencer Magnet1/5/2022
Collective Support: LJ’s 2022 Librarians of the YearLibrary Journal1/4/2022
Library to offer free GED testingRichmond Register1/4/2022
LINEUPThe Paducah Sun1/4/2022
More on Checking out Library BooksThe Scholarly Kitchen1/4/2022
Public Libraries: COVID-Related Pauses and Service AdjustmentsLibrary Journal’s Info Docket1/4/2022
Story Hour-George Coon LibraryWPKY1/4/2022
2021 Year in ReviewAmerican Libraries1/3/2022
6 questions with 14th Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden: ‘I really want to connect with as many people as possible.’The Chicago Tribune1/3/2022
A Dream TeamAmerican Libraries1/3/2022
A fun new year ahead for your local library Henry County Local1/3/2022
Back in the SaddleAmerican Libraries1/3/2022
Building Technological Capacity for Small and Rural LibrariesProgramming Librarian1/3/2022
Feeder Program: DCPL saw demand increase for seed library during COVID-19The Messenger-Inquirer1/3/2022
Five Podcasts Discussing Book Banning School Library Journal1/3/2022
New Librarian-Moderated Author Series to Celebrate AAPI VoicesPublishers Weekly1/3/2022
State Humanities set year of events to celebrate 50thWTVQ1/3/2022
Testing the Medal: Librarians’ Opinions About the Newbery on its 100th BirthdaySchool Library Journal1/3/2022
Why your local library might be hiring a social workerNPR1/3/2022
Work Made VisibleAmerican Libraries1/3/2022
2021: The year in reviewBowling Green Daily News1/2/2022
Kentucky Humanities chooses Bobbie Ann Mason’s Dear Ann as the 2022 Kentucky Reads selectionNorthern Kentucky Tribune1/2/2022
The golden age of public libraries dawns againThe Washington Post1/1/2022
Welcoming Recorded Music to the Public DomainLibrary Journal’s Info Docket1/1/2022
Libraries demand a new deal on ebooksThe Boston Globe12/31/2021
At the Library | Dec. 30, 2021The News-Democrat12/30/2021
CalendarThe Cynthiana Democrat12/30/2021
Former Livermore resident celebrates first book release McLean County News12/30/2021
Grinchmas at the libraryThe News-Democrat12/30/2021
How to submit a guest opinion column or op-ed to The Courier JournalCourier-Journal12/30/2021
Pike County library hosts ‘Adulting 101’ classFox 5612/30/2021
Program promotes reading skills for youthThe Cadiz Record12/30/2021
Reflecting on Ky. Career Center's 2021 accomplishments in the regionThe News-Democrat12/30/2021
Gazing into the Crystal BallPublic Libraries Online12/29/2021
Greene’s specialty is collage artThe LaRue County Herald News12/29/2021
Here's a list of the Louisville Free Public Library's most checked-out books in 2021WDRB12/29/2021
Library CornerThe Estill Tribune12/29/2021
Would you like to Build-A-Snowman?The Messenger12/29/2021
You can still find at-home COVID tests around Louisville, but demand is outpacing supplyThe Courier Journal12/29/2021
A Cabinet of Wonders Opens WideThe New York Times12/28/2021
Library notesThe Cadiz Record12/28/2021
National Broadband Availability Map Reaches 40 State, U.S. Territory ParticipantsLibrary Journal’s Info Docket12/28/2021
What Libraries Need to Know about the Digital Equity ActAmerican Libraries12/28/2021
Community calendarThe News-Enterprise12/27/2021
Datebook, Dec. 27, 2021The Murray Ledger & Times12/27/2021
FEMA Disaster Recovery Center in Fulton County reopens after temporary closureWPSD12/27/2021
Improving Virtual Reference Services for LGBTQIA+ UsersPublic Libraries Online12/27/2021
What’s happening at the Library: Books for the Future and Words for Every Day of the Year The Winchester Sun12/27/2021
Early 1900 photos of Cincinnati and other resources found at Library of CongressThe Cincinnati Enquirer12/26/2021
‘Older and busier’The Berea Citizen12/24/2021
CalendarThe Cynthiana Democrat12/23/2021
Eagle Scout constructs boxes to retire American flagsThe Berea Citizen12/23/2021
Hopkins County-Madisonville Public Library Response to the 12.10.2021 TornadoThe Messenger12/23/2021
Legible Announces Agreement with Ingram Content Group for its Digital Sales PlatformBusinessWire12/23/2021
Neblett Center updating library, hopes to spark interest in reading The Messenger-Inquirer12/23/2021
Paul Sawyier Public Library News — Dec. 27-31The State Journal12/23/2021
Winter clothing collection drive continues through Dec. 31Franklin Favorite12/23/2021
Woodford County group honors cancer survivors, remembers those who've died with special Christmas tree Spectrum News 112/23/2021
Writer Joan Didion Has Died at Age 87Book Riot12/23/2021
Library CornerThe Estill Tribune12/22/2021
Library showcasing Goodfellows' historyThe Messenger-Inquirer12/22/2021
The Most Popular Books in U.S. Libraries in 2021Book Riot12/22/2021
This week at the Public LibraryThe Spencer Magnet12/22/2021
ALA to announce the next classics in children’s and YA literature and mediaAmerican Library Association12/21/2021
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