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  1. Working Knowledge

    A Monthly Column about Life on the Job By Mary Pergander American Libraries Columnist Mary Pergander is director of the Deerfield (Ill.) Public Library. Send comments or questions to working@ala.org. Column for April, 2008 Failure to Perform What to do wh ...

    admin - 03/27/2012 - 03:39 - American Libraries Magazine

  2. Sacramento Trio Indicted in Billing and Bribery Scam

    Sacramento Trio Indicted in Billing and Bribery Scam Two contractors and a former facilities supervisor for Sacramento (Calif.) Public Library made their first court appearance April 2, following their arrest the previous week on felony charges in an alle ...

    admin - 03/27/2012 - 03:39 - American Libraries Magazine

  3. Ohio Libraries Under Fire for Program Cancellations

    Ohio Libraries Under Fire for Program Cancellations March was a month that embroiled two Ohio public libraries in charges of censorship from local community groups. In a decision sharply criticized by the American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio, the Clevel ...

    admin - 03/27/2012 - 03:39 - American Libraries Magazine

  4. Book Groups Defend Reader Privacy from National Security Letters

    Book Groups Defend Reader Privacy from National Security Letters Six organizations have banded together to fire two new salvos in an ongoing battle against the use of National Security Letters to obtain information about individuals’ reading habits under ...

    admin - 03/27/2012 - 03:39 - American Libraries Magazine

  5. Victoria Library Labor Dispute Resolved

    Victoria Library Labor Dispute Resolved Staff of the Greater Victoria (B.C.) Public Library returned to work beginning April 2 after the library and its staff reached an agreement that day to end the lockout that had closed the library since February 17. ...

    admin - 03/27/2012 - 03:39 - American Libraries Magazine

  6. Library of Congress Group Urges Copyright Law Changes

    Library of Congress Group Urges Copyright Law Changes The independent Section 108 Study Group, which was set up in 2005 by the Library of Congress to reexamine the exceptions that apply to libraries found under Section 108 of the U.S. Copyright Act, issue ...

    admin - 03/27/2012 - 03:39 - American Libraries Magazine

  7. Lincoln Library Construction Cost Fight Settled

    Lincoln Library Construction Cost Fight Settled The state of Illinois will collect more than $3 million from three contractors and deflect claims totaling another $7 million under a settlement over cost overruns and construction delays at the Abraham Linc ...

    admin - 03/27/2012 - 03:39 - American Libraries Magazine

  8. Washington Librarian Helps Nab Montana Library Thief

    Washington Librarian Helps Nab Montana Library Thief A Great Falls, Montana, man was arrested March 27 and charged with interstate transportation of stolen goods in relation to the theft in February 2006 of at least 648 maps found on his property that wer ...

    admin - 03/27/2012 - 03:39 - American Libraries Magazine

  9. EPA Gives Congress Library-Reopening Timeline

    EPA Gives Congress Library-Reopening Timeline The Environmental Protection Agency submitted March 26 its EPA National Library Network Report to Congress  on the state of the EPA National Library Network. The report noted that: The four libraries that were ...

    admin - 03/27/2012 - 03:39 - American Libraries Magazine

  10. Ozzie Smith PSAs now available in Second Life

    Contact:Megan McFarlane Campaign Coordinator (312)280-2148 mmcfarlane@ala.org For Immediate Release, April 29, 2008 Ozzie Smith PSAs now available in Second Life <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /?> ...

    admin - 01/03/2012 - 10:02 - News and Press Center