Municipal offices closed for Memorial Day
Opelika Auburn News
Most area municipal government offices will be closed Monday for Memorial Day, though some recreation centers will be open, and garbage schedules will be affected in the days to follow. In Opelika, the following offices will be closed on Memorial Day ...

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Education Week (subscription) (blog)

Response: Reading Digitally vs. Reading Paper
Education Week (subscription) (blog)
Certainly, people seem to love their ereaders--since 2011, Amazon has sold more ebooks than paper books. To capture a snapshot of .... Education Week has published a collection of posts from this blog -- along with new material -- in an ebook form. It ...



Entrepreneur

15 Ways to Enhance Your Career (for Free)
Entrepreneur
Revolunet's Collection of Python Resources. Revolunet offers you the chance to delve into one of the world's most-used coding languages, with this massive list of free Python ebooks. Python is one of the most versatile coding languages around, but with ...



Grand Forks Herald

Fisher, Minn. veteran has donated more than 2000 military books to Campbell Library over his lifetime
Grand Forks Herald
In total, more than 4,279 books, audio visuals and ebooks comprise the library's military collection, officially called the Henry G. Tweten Military Library. The name is painted on the wall above the shelves and the man behind it has been a friend of ...



Big Think (blog)

Are You a Geek or a Nerd? The Difference Really Is in the Data
Big Think (blog)
Collections are geeky. All derivatives of the word “collect” (“collection,” “collectables”, etc.) are orange. As are “boxset” and “#original,” which imply a taste for completeness and authenticity. Academic fields are nerdy: “math”, “#history ...



N.C. State University Technician Online

COLUMN: Technological dilemma: the pros and cons of e-books
N.C. State University Technician Online
To this day I keep on my shelf my grandfather's old Shakespeare collection, which he received when he was a student at Yale. And being a comic book collector, I purchase all my single issues and graphic novels in print. Despite the affordability and ...



Shelf Life in Glen Ridge
NorthJersey.com
Under no circumstances may a patron use another person's library card and the eBook reader must not be transferred to another user. The collection housed on the Kindles is constantly growing. View a list of current titles at www.glenridgelibrary.org ...



Dailyuw

Teach me how to hobby: Personal libraries
Dailyuw
Like many people in my generation, I'll never forget the Christmas morning I rushed downstairs to find a nicely wrapped copy of the “Harry Potter” series waiting for me under the tree. It was the beginning of a truly magical journey as my mom ... I ...
Loving eBooks: Why you should too | Technology for 'Us'Mercer Island Reporter (subscription)

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Wicked Local

HAPPENING AT TUFTS: Beach Reads; Our favorite books for the summer
Wicked Local
Last year, the Commonwealth Ebook Collections was launched in order to offer residents throughout the state access to more ebooks and e-audiobooks. Axis360 is one of these collections and it offers readers the most popular authors and current titles ...



Overdrive Introduces Summer Reading Program for Schools
Digital Book World
Overdrive announced today that it has partnered with more than 1,700 schools throughout the US and Canada for a summer reading program in June. Through the program, students will be able to borrow from a collection of popular ebooks 24/7 on “virtually ...


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