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2013-09-23 23:03:12

Revitalization of square to create active programming for Vibrant Convention and Entertainment District. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 Events DC, the official convention and sports authority of the District of Columbia, and the Malrite Company, the Cleveland-based owner of the International Spy Museum (SPY), announced today the proposed redevelopment of Mt. Vernon Square, including the relocation of SPY from its current location at 800 F Street, NW, to the historic Carnegie...

2012-01-20 23:15:00

Libraries and Literacy Programs benefit when old books turn into new books DALLAS, TX (PRWEB) January 20, 2012 Traditional library supply is changing rapidly and patron needs combined with budget challenges are driving libraries to rethink how content is acquired and funded. Through a new program developed by Ingram Content Group and Better World Books, libraries now have a tool to turn old books into revenue for new content acquisitions through their Ingram library account. The...

2009-12-03 13:45:00

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnegie Mellon University Libraries and the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh have created a joint digital archive of Andrew Carnegie materials on the Web at http://diva.library.cmu.edu/carnegie/. Integrating five physical collections in one searchable full text resource, the site demonstrates a larger vision, which is to facilitate and host a digital repository of Andrew Carnegie materials held by institutions worldwide. The inaugural Andrew Carnegie...

2009-10-06 11:00:00

-- Four Branches to Close, Two to Merge, One to Relocate in Effort to Protect Quality of Programs, Collections and Services -- Library Hours to be Cut; Staff to be Reduced; Fines and Fees to Increase -- New Programs to take Library Services out to communities PITTSBURGH, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A plan to reduce costs and protect the quality of library services for the citizens of the City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County has been approved by Carnegie Library of...

2009-10-05 14:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Funding cuts, coupled with escalating annual operating costs, are projected to create a widening gap between operating revenue and expense at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Library officials will hold a news media briefing to share the details of a plan to reduce costs and protect the quality of library services for the citizens of Allegheny County. WHEN: Tuesday, October 6, 2009 11:00 AM WHERE: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Main...

2009-06-19 10:24:00

Media Alert/Photo Opportunity PITTSBURGH, June 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Funding cuts coupled with escalating annual operating costs are creating a widening gap between operating revenue and expense at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Library officials will hold a news briefing to address the organization's future. WHEN: Monday, June 22, 2009 10:00 AM WHERE: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Main 4400 Forbes Avenue, Oakland Front Steps (in the event of inclement weather the briefing...


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