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Local photographer John Seder has an intimate understanding of the attacks of September 11, 2001. As one of the first photographers to take pictures of the recovery effort, he documented the devastation and heartbreak of a changing world. And in subsequent years, returned to Ground Zero to continue...
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LLAMA Thought Leader Webinar with R. David Lankes Sept. 14

LLAMA Thought Leaders Webinar will feature R. David Lankes The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA), a division of ALA, will present a free webinar featuring R . David Lankes , Sept. 14, at 12:00 – 1:00 pm, Central Time. Lankes will talk about his personal perspective on successful...
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Glenside Public Library District Hosting 4th Annual How-To Fest

The Glenside Public Library District will host its 4th Annual How-To Fest on Saturday, September 17th from 10am-4pm. This years' event will expand beyond the library walls to offer lectures and workshops at the Glendale Heights Center for Senior Citizens, the Glenside Fire Protection District,...
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HSLI Conference: Poster Submission Deadline

Health Science Librarians of Illinois (HSLI) Conference Running With It! – Library Trends in 2016 November 9-11, 2016 – St. Charles, IL Poster submission deadline is Friday September 2, 2016 Submitting a conference poster is a great opportunity for you to share with your colleagues the projects you...
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Congrats! Glen Ellyn Community Surpasses Read to Build Goals!

What a finish! Thanks to this community of readers, the Friends of the Glen Ellyn Public Library and the Glen Ellyn Library Foundation will each donate $1000 to DuPage Habitat for Humanity to help purchase new appliances for a family in need. This is the fourth year the library has asked the...
Photo of various appliances.