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Philadelphia Libraries Staying Open

Budget passed. Libraries are staying open. I have mixed feelings about this “unless you pass the budget, we will close the libraries!” sort of PR move, but I have to admit that I didn’t follow this last one as closely … Continue reading

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today is one of those library firsts days

Today is, if you believe The Writer’s Almanac, the date in 1731 that Ben Franklin founded the first circulating library. The blurb is neat to read but short on references, so here is me fleshing it out a little. It … Continue reading

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