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2020 Visions | Year in Architecture 2020Library Journal11/19/2020
EveryLibrary’s One Book, One Congress Campaign Raises Awareness of Role of LibrariesThe State Journal11/19/2020
Library closed to in-person services for 2 days due to quarantines; computer lab openThe Gleaner11/18/2020
Library seeks nominations for free turkey dinnersMessenger-Inquirer11/18/2020
Marion County Public Library 100-year anniversary is approaching soonThe Lebanon Enterprise11/18/2020
WEDNESDAY LINEUPThe Paducah Sun11/18/2020
Win a Free Turkey: Drawings Held on FridayThe LaRue County Herald News11/18/2020
ALA Unveils 2021 Carnegie Medals ShortlistAmerican Libraries11/17/2020
ALA Youth Media Awards webcast open to schools, libraries and publicALA11/17/2020
AT THE LIBRARY: Bespoke book groups, holiday bookazines and new email prints addressWinchester Sun11/17/2020
Digital Stewardship Training Courses for Tribal Archives, Libraries, Museums, and Small Public LibrariesWebJunction11/17/2020
Lexington Public Library and YMCA of Central Kentucky announce strategic partnershipThe Lane Report11/17/2020
United for Libraries to present Dec. 9 member webinar on Baker & Taylor’s ‘Sustainable Shelves’ALA11/17/2020
ALA unveils shortlist for 2021 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and NonfictionALA11/16/2020
Henderson County Public Library updating grievance policies, proceduresThe Gleaner11/16/2020
Lawrence Co. Library will be closed until Nov. 30 to the publicThe Levisa Lazer11/16/2020
Limited curbside service resuming at libraryThe Paducah Sun11/16/2020
Richard Taylor's novel 'Girty' topic of PSPL virtual eventThe State Journal11/16/2020
THE PUBLIC MOVIE AND LIBRARIAN REPRESENTATIONBook Riot11/16/2020
A Chicago story with lessons for libraries everywhereThe Guardian11/15/2020
McCracken County resumes curbside service for books placed on holdWPSD Local 611/15/2020
Girl Scouts Honor Local Partners with Community AwardsThe River City News11/14/2020
OPS, DCPL partner to modernize reading and literacy through Sora appThe Owensboro Times11/14/2020
A Transition Plan for Library AdvocatesAmerican Libraries11/13/2020
ALA Accepting Applications for the Julia J. Brody Scholarship for Public LibrariansALA11/13/2020
CCPL board approves property purchase, discusses complaint about trustee termsMurray Ledger & Times11/13/2020
For Libraries, a Time of Caution and OptimismPublisher’s Weekly11/13/2020
Library Land Project Gets Nonprofit Status, Continues Mission During COVID ShutdownLibrary Journal11/13/2020
Local libraries endure and adapt to COVID-19 challengesThe Paducah Sun11/13/2020
McCracken County Public Library halts curbside serviceThe Paducah Sun11/13/2020
Ohio Valley Art League eyes big year in 2021 for 30th-anniversary celebrationThe Gleaner11/13/2020
Paducah Library Temporarily Stops Curbside ServiceWest Kentucky Star11/13/2020
Paul Sawyier Public Library News, Nov. 15-21The State Journal11/13/2020
At the library events for Nov. 14-20The Jessamine Journal11/12/2020
AT THE LIBRARY: Friendly, personal service always and Quiplash, tooWinchester Sun11/12/2020
Iowa City Public Library Strategic Plan To Incorporate Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Policing AlternativesLibrary Journal11/12/2020
Lexington Public Library acquires site for new Village BranchThe Lane Report11/12/2020
LIS Students: Apply for the 2021 Larew Scholarship for Tuition HelpALA11/12/2020
One of Lexington’s most popular and bilingual library branches will expandLexington Herald Leader11/12/2020
Submit a Nomination for the Prestigious Kilgour Technology Research AwardALA11/12/2020
Civil Legal Assistance in Natural Disasters: A Role for the LibraryWebJunction11/11/2020
Open to Change: Libraries Pivot to Serve Small BusinessesPublic Libraries Online11/11/2020
Referenda Roundup 2020: Final Report American Libraries11/11/2020
Retiring library director reflects on 18-year careerThe Anderson News11/11/2020
EdTech Companies Expand Offerings To Help Educators; ALA Midwinter Registration Open; and More | News BitesSchool Library Journal11/10/2020
How COVID-19 Has Transformed Reference Services for Public and Academic LibrariesLibrary Journal11/10/2020
Libraries back to curbside service only until COVID-19 cases dropThe Pioneer News11/10/2020
OPS and library partner to offer Sora appThe Messenger Inquirer 11/10/2020
Public libraries critical to health coverage during public health crisisALA11/10/2020
Report: Boston Public Library Announces Plan to Address Systemic Racism and InequityLibrary Journal11/10/2020
Richmond honors Tuskegee Airman with newest muralRichmond Register11/10/2020
Construction Wraps on DC, Boston, and Brooklyn Public Library Branches, Work Proceeds at Spokane and Mid-Continent, Theodore Roosevelt Library Chooses Snøhetta | Branching OutLibrary Journal11/9/2020
Teen at Newark Public Library Expands Peer-Led Coding Club OnlineSchool Library Journal11/9/2020
Veterans Day events in the Heartland 2020KFVS11/9/2020
Boyd County Public Library launched new websiteIronton Tribune11/7/2020
Cultivating Carter County: Library director creates farm featuring beef, vegetables, moreThe Daily Independent11/7/2020
HYDROGEN PEROXIDE, LOLLIPOPS, AND TOILET PAPER: CHECK OUT PANDEMIC LIBRARY TAKE-HOME KITSBook Riot11/6/2020
Library hosts flash fiction writing workshop and other interactive eventsThe Advocate Messenger11/6/2020