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2014-06-25 12:25:36

ProQuest extends library services platform with industry-first capabilities SEATTLE, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Libraries struggling with the challenges of managing e-resources

2014-06-24 23:15:54

In advance of the 2014 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference, BiblioBoard® announces SELF-e, in partnership with Library Journal, and Self-Published Rock Stars—two programs

2014-06-17 13:11:58

How do open access sources, tightened budgets, and competition from popular technologies affect how librarians perceive and employ reference resources?

2014-06-11 23:05:20

Librarians Can Easily Connect with Users via Text, Chat and Email Anytime, Anywhere San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Librarians can now extend

2014-06-11 12:26:38

First Canadian Library to Receive Award; Recognized for Innovative Approach to Service FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich.

2014-06-10 08:26:50

The institutions and libraries highlighted on this list feature collections of documents created before 1000 A.D. CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online Christian

2014-06-09 08:28:29

--Rubicon Is Expanding Worldwide Distribution Channels for Its Growing Line of DNA Library Prep Kits In Advance of Upcoming New Product Launches-- ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/

2014-06-07 23:02:05

Leader in online education to fund the development of 100+ community-based driver education programs in US Public Libraries. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 07,

2014-06-06 16:22:25

Complimentary Digital Newspapers and Magazines Available to Library Patrons BOGOTA, Colombia, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- BibloRed, the Public Library System of Bogota, expands its

2014-05-30 23:15:23

BiblioLabs® announces expansion in library adoption of BiblioBoard, with new state-wide programs in Massachusetts, North Carolina and Arizona. Charleston,


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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