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Reaction to LGBTQ Book Display Leads to Library Director’s Resignation

COLOMBIA, Tennessee. (WSMV)- Maury County Public Library is looking for a new leader after its director resigned due to community backlash over LGBTQ Pride Month book show. On Wednesday evening, the board regretfully approved the resignation of Zachary Fox. Library officials said Fox decided to resign due to mounting pressure from members of the Maury

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Online Book Catalogs: Chatham Kent Public Library

The Chatham Kent Public Library has unveiled a new online catalog for consumers to make it easier to find a new or favorite book. The Library will now bundle e-books, audiobooks, large print books, CD-ROM books, regular print books, and playbooks into a single search result, making it easier for users to find and discover

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Des Moines Library Asks for Literacy Funding

The Des Moines City Council is considering funding an early literacy campaign. The Des Moines Public Library asked the city for money under the American Plan of Salvation Act. They want to hire community outreach workers to promote reading in preschools, classrooms and kindergartens. The Iowa Department of Education reports that Des Moines is one

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