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2013-07-23 23:01:01

A newly completed robotic book retrieval system is one of the technological highlights of Liberty University's new Jerry Falwell Library, which is currently under construction. The system uses three cranes to store and retrieve bins (a total of 4,200 bins) filled with items such as books and historical artifacts, and the system has a capacity for approximately 420,000 items. Lynchburg, VA (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 One of the technological highlights of Liberty University’s new $50...

2013-07-19 23:03:19

Know more about a person before doing business with them. San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) July 19, 2013 LocateAMERICA.com is now offering its unlimited background search product at no charge to all libraries who subscribe to AtoZ Databases. Now, library patrons are still able to use 2 very powerful databases providing comprehensive information on anyone, anywhere in the United States. With LocateAMERICA.com, patrons will be able to find an address, phone, property value, common residency, current...

2013-07-18 23:27:07

Rising unemployment and falling disposable income during the recession resulted in declining tax revenue for state and local governments, which necessitated budget cuts for public libraries; but because many public libraries serve as the only source of free computers and wireless internet in their community, according to the American Library Association, funding is anticipated to rise as the economy recovers and tax revenue increases. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has...

2013-07-16 23:28:37

Northwest Georgia Regional Library, in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books, is pleased to announce the launch of eAudiobook Service OneClickdigital and Digital Magazine Service Zinio. Dalton, GA (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 Northwest Georgia Regional Library (Dalton, GA) has partnered with RBdigital from Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD) to deliver two new electronic resources: Zinio for Libraries and OneClickdigital. Zinio for Libraries, awarded Best New Database of 2012 by...

2013-07-12 23:23:35

New initiative’s rapid growth will help entrepreneurs across Arizona find resources and support to pursue their ideas. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 Arizona’s entrepreneurs and innovators will soon have several new places to connect, collaborate and find resources as Arizona State University’s Alexandria Co-working Network expands to include two more communities by this fall. Designed to provide support for Arizona’s innovation economy, the Alexandria Co-working Network...

2013-07-09 23:29:06

AWE's Early Literacy Station Bilingual Spanish Edition Computers Provide Technology Exposure, Early Learning Skills, and School Readiness for Young Children Chester, PA (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 AWE announced today that Brooklyn Public Library will be adding eight of its Early Literacy Station™ Bilingual Spanish edition computers to its library system. The Early Literacy Station Bilingual Spanish edition is an all-in-one computer system designed for children ages 2-8. It features over...

2013-07-02 23:23:08

Contest Showcases Creativity of Public Libraries and Rewards Winner with a Free Early Literacy Station from AWE Chester, PA (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 AWE, Inc. announced the winner of its 2013 Video Contest for Public Libraries at its annual breakfast event for customers at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in Chicago, Ill., on June 29, 2013. Evanston Public Library garnered the most votes by the AWE staff for its entertaining and inspiring video. "This award...


Word of the Day
lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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