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Library displaying miniatures through Sept. 30   The Spencer Magnet9/22/2021
This week at the Public Library  The Spencer Magnet9/22/2021
What's Happening Week of September 22  The Spencer Magnet9/22/2021
Apple Festival returns this week Casey County News9/21/2021
Celebrate Banned Books Week 2021 with Resources, Events  American Library Association9/21/2021
Library Notes  Franklin Favorite9/21/2021
LINEUP  The Paducah Sun9/21/2021
McCracken library requires face masks for patrons  The Paducah Sun9/21/2021
Teach for RUSA  American Library Association9/21/2021
United for Libraries to coordinate 16th Annual National Friends of Libraries Week; award applications open  American Library Association9/21/2021
COMMUNITY CALENDARThe News Enterprise9/20/2021
Jason Reynolds Extends Term as National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature  Publisher’s Weekly9/20/2021
The Return to Public Spaces: Alleviating Anxiety for Staff, Patrons, and Yourself Public Libraries Online9/20/2021
Publishers, Amazon Ask Court to Dismiss ‘Illogical’ E-book Price-Fixing SuitPublisher’s Weekly9/19/2021
‘Hank the Horse’ visits the Cynthiana library to encourage readingWKYT9/18/2021
A Brief History of Books on WheelsThe New York Times9/17/2021
Community pillar Ann Haney dies at 71 Commonwealth Journal9/17/2021
Most county tax rates remain unchanged Middlesboro News9/17/2021
National Book Awards Announces Its 2021 Nominees  The New York Times9/17/2021
Uncover Black History in Louisville at This Frazier Exhibit Opening On Saturday  Louisville Eccentric Observer9/17/2021
CCPL looks to the future at board meeting  Murray Ledger & Times9/16/2021
Community CalendarThe Cynthiana Democrat9/16/2021
Community Calendar  The Trimble Banner9/16/2021
Did you know-September 16, 2021The Cynthiana Democrat9/16/2021
Fiscal Court approves annual tax rates  Murray Ledger & Times 9/16/2021
Local News in Brief The Daily Independent9/16/2021
Magistrates approve VA, NKADD contractsThe News-Democrat 9/16/2021
Paul Sawyier Public Library News — Sept. 19-25  The State Journal9/16/2021
Public Library ActivitiesThe Adair Progress9/16/2021
Work in Progress: Workforce Development in Public LibrariesLibrary Journal9/16/2021
ALA Announces LibLearnX Will Be VirtualAmerican Libraries9/15/2021
Community CalendarThe News-Enterprise9/15/2021
COVID-19 rapid tests: Where to find one in Greater Cincinnati and NKY, and how to administer one  The Enquirer9/15/2021
DATEBOOK: Sept. 15, 2021The Sentinel-News9/15/2021
Friends of the Kenton County Library to resume book sales that cover shortfall in traditional fundingNorthern Kentucky Tribune9/15/2021
Mini grants offered to help promote getting vaccineKentucky Today9/15/2021
This week at the Public LibraryThe Spencer Magnet9/15/2021
Voices of Elmwood returns ThursdayMessenger-Inquirer9/15/2021
What’s Happening Week of September 15 The Spencer Magnet9/15/2021
2021 Kentucky Book Festival announces author lineupThe Lane Report9/14/2021
An updated history of ALA policy on intellectual freedomAmerican Library Association 9/14/2021
Boyd County Public Library debuts new facility in Ashland   The Herald-Dispatch9/14/2021
Checking out the library: BCPL Midland Branch draws large turnoutThe Daily Independent9/14/2021
EKCEP to host "Hire-a-bration" Part 2The Beattyville Enterprise9/14/2021
Guidance for Social Work Positions at the Library  Public Libraries Online9/14/2021
Library Notes  The Cadiz Record9/14/2021
A history of library hand Book Riot9/13/2021
NASA@ My Library Selected Sites American Library Association9/13/2021
Walker volunteering time to help job seekersMessenger-Inquirer9/13/2021
9/11 Exhibit at the Scott County Public LibraryNews-Graphic9/11/2021
Capitol celebrates a centuryBowling Green Daily News9/11/2021
Library provides authoritative, money-saving car care guidanceThe Messenger9/11/2021
LineupThe Paducah Sun9/11/2021
ALA President Patty Wong to host Connectivity Corner Instagram Live series on libraries, broadband access and digital equityAmerican Library Association9/10/2021
Library continues community outreach through programsThe Messenger9/10/2021
Library hosting senior fitness program 'Bingocize'Messenger-Inquirer9/10/2021
Report on Library Programming Offers Recommendations to the FieldProgramming Librarian9/10/2021
State’s 2020 census quilt arrives at its final destination WTVQ9/10/2021
Louisville Artists, Get Paid With This Library ResidencyLouisville Eccentric Observer9/9/2021
Paul Sawyier Public Library NewsThe State Journal9/9/2021
Retirement by DesignCynthiana Democrat9/9/2021
Top books 2021: The most highly ranked and widely read books on Goodreads this yearBook Riot9/9/2021
Why Have Libraries Gone Fine-free The Past Few Years?The Office for Intellectual Freedom-American Library Association9/9/2021
Carnegie-Whitney Grant awards up to $5,000 for guides to library resourcesAmerican Library Association9/8/2021
Heritage poster, essay and poetry contests planned  The Mountain Eagle9/8/2021
LaRue County Public Library to host 9/11 Memorial and Museum's Education ExhibitionLaRue County Herald News9/8/2021
Lexington Public Library brings back children’s programming with Destination KindergartenWTVQ 9/8/2021
Mountain Heritage Festival Photo Contest to be held The Mountain Eagle9/8/2021
Nancy Pearl Receives National Book Foundation’s 2021 Literarian Award for Outstanding ServiceLibrary Journal 9/8/2021
National Library Card signup month in September 2021The Pioneer News9/8/2021
Outside and In: Services for People Impacted By IncarcerationLibrary Journal9/8/2021
Remember 9/11 in Photographs at Louisville Library Exhibit, Panel DiscussionLouisville Eccentric Observer9/8/2021
This week at the Public Library  The Spencer Magnet9/8/2021
What are libraries doing for national library card sign-up month?Book Riot9/8/2021
Banned Books Week to unite communities   American Library Association9/7/2021
Beyond the Books   News-Democrat & Leader 9/7/2021
Booklist launches Booklist Reader for library patrons and the public  American Library Association9/7/2021
Community Calendar  The Cynthiana Democrat9/7/2021
Community CalendarThe News-Enterprise9/7/2021
Family Week in full swingTribune-Courier9/7/2021
First-year students dig into Danville during new student orientation eventThe Advocate-Messenger9/7/2021
IMLS funds $500,000 research project to study the value of U.S. library programming  American Library Association9/7/2021
Library cards empower students and fuel academic successMurray Ledger & Times9/7/2021
Library director feeling good after first month on job  The Paducah Sun 9/7/2021
Library NotesThe Cadiz Record9/7/2021
Rapid At-Home COVID Tests Now Available for Free at Cincinnati Public LibrariesCityBeat9/7/2021
September Online Learning with RUSAAmerican Library Association9/7/2021
September is National Library Card Sign-up MonthThe Messenger (Madisonville, KY)9/4/2021
10 Things to Do This Week for $5 And Under In Louisville (9/6)Louisville Eccentric Observer9/3/2021
2021 YALSA Symposium   American Library Association 9/3/2021
Activities resume at the library The Advocate-Messenger9/3/2021
Boyle adopts compensating property tax rate, had considered keeping current rateThe Advocate-Messenger9/3/2021
Community Calendar: Week of September 1, 2021  The Berea Citizen 9/3/2021
An App Called Libby and the Surprisingly Big Business of Library E-booksThe New Yorker9/2/2021
Fiscal Court Digest: Sept. 2, 2021  The Messenger-Inquirer9/2/2021
Fishing poles available for checkout at libraryThe Paducah Sun9/2/2021
Having fun isn’t hard (when you’ve got a library card)The News-Democrat (Carrollton, KY)9/2/2021
Lawrence library featured in film challengeThe Daily Independent 9/2/2021
Paul Sawyier Public Library News, Sept. 5-11The State Journal9/2/2021
Vaccines, Variants, and Ventilation Research BriefingOCLC9/2/2021
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