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The step-by-step guide to 200 crochet stitches /

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    ISBN: 9781632506573
    Author: Todhunter, Tracey,


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The silhouette girl /

New At the Library - Thu, 2019-01-31 07:16

    ISBN: 9781501162664
    Author: Andrews, V. C.


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Secrets at Cedar Cabin /

New At the Library - Thu, 2019-01-31 07:16

    ISBN: 9780718085865
    Author: Coble, Colleen


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The rule of law /

New At the Library - Thu, 2019-01-31 07:16

    ISBN: 9781508266709
    Author: Lescroart, John T.


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Turning point : a novel /

New At the Library - Thu, 2019-01-31 07:16

    ISBN: 9780399179358
    Author: Steel, Danielle


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The best of us /

New At the Library - Thu, 2019-01-31 07:16

    ISBN: 9780778351306
    Author: Carr, Robyn


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Consortium of Icelandic Libraries selects Innovative for National ILS Solution

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2019-01-30 19:14
(January 30, 2019). Innovative Interfaces announced the company Landskerfi bókasafna hf., Consortium of Icelandic Libraries, selected the Innovative next-generation integrated library system (ILS) solution to support up to 300 library members in the Icelandic nationwide consortium. The selection is the result of an invitation to tender issued by CIL in the European Economic Area.
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Universität Lille entscheidet sich für Ex Libris Alma und Primo

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2019-01-30 13:11
(January 30, 2019). x Libris, a ProQuest Company, gibt bekannt, dass sich die Universität Lille für die Bibliotheksmanagementplattform Ex Libris Alma® und die Discovery- und Delivery-Lösung Primo entschieden hat. Die Entscheidung zum Wechsel von SirsiDynix Horizon, Ex Libris Aleph und EBSCO Discovery Service wurde durch den Zusammenschluss dreier Universitäten (Lille 1, 2 und 3) zur weltweit größten französischsprachigen Universität angestoßen.
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LITA Excellence in Children’s and Young Adult Science Fiction Notable Lists

LITA Blog - Wed, 2019-01-30 11:31

The LITA Committee Recognizing Excellence in Children’s and Young Adult Science Fiction presents the 2019 Excellence in Children’s and Young Adult Science Fiction Notable Lists. The lists are composed of notable children’s and young adult science fiction published in 2018, organized in three age-appropriate categories. The annotated lists are posted on the Science Fiction Notables website.

The Golden Duck Notable Picture Books List is selected from books intended for pre-school children and very early readers, ages up to 6 years old. Recognition is given to the author and the illustrator.

Bitty Bot’s Big Beach Getaway by Tim McCanna. Illustrated by Tad Carpenter. Paula Wise-man/Simon & Schuster.

Breaking News: Alien Alert by David Biedrzycki. Charlesbridge.

Doll-E 1.0 by Shanda McCloskey. Little, Brown YR.

If You Had a Jetpack by Lisl H. Detlefsen. Illustrated by Linzie Hunter. Knopf.

Little Robot Alone by Patricia MacLachlan and Emily MacLachlan Charest. Illustrated by Matt Phelan. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

A Place for Pluto by Stef Wade. Illustrated by Melanie Demmer. Capstone Editions.

The Eleanor Cameron Notable Middle Grade Books List titles are chapter books or short nov-els that may be illustrated. They are written for ages 7 – 11. Containing more science fiction than fantasy, the main characters are problem solvers and science users rather than someone who must be rescued. This list is named for Eleanor Cameron, author of the Mushroom Planet series.

CatStronauts: Robot Rescue by Drew Brockington. Little, Brown YR. (Graphic novel).

Jamie Drake Equation by Christopher Edge. Delacorte.

Margot and Mateo Save the World by Darcy Miller. HarperCollins.

Mega Robo Bros by Neill Cameron. Scholastic. (Graphic novel).

A Problematic Paradox by Eliot Sappingfield. G. P. Putnam’s Sons.

Quantum Mechanics by Jeff Weigel. Lion Forge. (Graphic novel).

Sanity & Tallulah by Molly Brooks. Disney/Hyperion. (Graphic novel).

Star Scouts: The League of Lasers by Mike Lawrence. First Second. (Graphic novel).

The Story Pirates Present: Stuck in the Stone Age by Geoff Rodkey. Rodale Kids.

Too Much Space! (Beep and Bob) by Jonathan Roth. Simon and Schuster BYR.

Voyage of the Dogs by Greg Van Eekhout. HarperCollins.

Waste of Space by Stuart Gibbs. Simon & Schuster BYR.

The Wild Robot Escapes by Peter Brown. Little, Brown YR.

The Hal Clement Notable Young Adult Books List contains science fiction books written for ages 12 – 18 with a young adult protagonist, a teenager who must make adult decisions. This list is named for Hal Clement, the pen name of Harry Stubbs, a well-know science fiction writer and high school science teacher who promoted children’s science fiction.

A Conspiracy of Stars by Olivia A. Cole. Katherine Tegen/HarperCollins.

Cross Fire by Fonda Lee. Scholastic.

The Future Will Be B.S.-Free by Will Mcintosh. Delacorte.

Honor Among Thieves by Rachel Caine and Ann Aguirre. Katherine Tegen/HarperCollins.

Ignite the Stars by Maura Milan. Albert Whitman.

Impostors by Scott Westerfeld. Scholastic.

Pitch Dark by Courtney Alameda. Feiwel and Friends.

Skyward by Brandon Sanderson. Delacorte.

The Spaceship Next Door by Gene Doucette. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

A Spark of White Fire by Sangu Mandanna. Sky Pony.

Stronger, Faster, and More Beautiful by Arwen Elys Dayton, Delacorte.

This Splintered Silence by Kayla Olson. HarperTeen.

Unearthed by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner. Hyperion.

Your One & Only by Adrianne Finlay. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Liar liar /

New At the Library - Wed, 2019-01-30 07:10

    ISBN: 9780316418249
    Author: Patterson, James, 1947-


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L'Université de Lille choisit les solutions Ex Libris Alma et Primo

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2019-01-29 13:03
(January 29, 2019). Ex Libris, une filliale de ProQuest, est ravie d'annoncer que l'Université de Lille a choisi la plateforme de services de bibliothèque basée sur le cloud Ex Libris Alma et la solution de distribution et de découverte Primo. La décision de passer des systèmes SirsiDynix Horizon, Ex Libris Aleph et EBSCO Discovery Service aux solutions Ex Libris Alma et Primo fait suite à la fusion des trois universités lilloises (Lille 1, 2 et 3), qui a donné naissance à la plus grande université francophone au monde.
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Kumsal Bayazit appointed Chief Executive Officer of Elsevier

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2019-01-29 13:03
(January 29, 2019). Elsevier, the information analytics business specializing in science and health, today announced Kumsal Bayazit has been appointed Chief Executive Officer effective February 15, 2019.
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Fujitsu and Follett partner to deliver innovative student information system to Ontario schools in Canada

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2019-01-29 07:03
(January 29, 2019). Fujitsu Consulting announced it has been named the Preferred Vendor for the Student Information System and Services initiative through the Ontario Education Collaborative Marketplace and will deliver Follett's Aspen Student Information System and related services to district school boards across Ontario. Fujitsu is partnering with Follett of Canada to set up and manage the SIS software application, delivery environment and integrated platform with either Software-as-a-Service or on-premise solutions, leveraging Follett's Aspen platform in all cases.
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Warren High School adopts Yewno Discover Technology

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-01-28 18:58
(January 28, 2019). Yewno announced that Warren High School in San Antonio, Texas has adopted the Yewno Discover Platform for use in its library. Warren High School is part of the Northside Independent School District, which is the fourth largest school district in Texas, and is the first public high school in the United States to implement Yewno's cutting-edge technology.
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The Crowley Company names officers, Conversion Services Director

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-01-28 18:58
(January 28, 2019). The Crowley Company announces that Patrick (Pat) Crowley has assumed the office of president following the passing of his brother and former co-owner and president, Christopher (Chris) Crowley this past December.
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Town of Victoria Park and Goulburn Mulwaree councils choose Civica as a library management partner of choice as they migrate to the cloud with Spydus10

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-01-28 18:58
(January 28, 2019). Civica announced that Goulburn Mulwaree, New South Wales and the Town of Victoria Park, Perth are the latest councils to join the Spydus community. This kicks off a very exciting year for Civica's Library division and reflects the current landscape of library service delivery, which focuses on cloud-based, customer-centric library management solutions to meet the changing needs of library users.
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OASIS platform adds 34,000 ebooks from Project MUSE

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-01-28 18:58
(January 28, 2019). More than 34,000 ebooks from Project MUSE, focused on humanities and social sciences, are now available for title-by-title purchase in the OASIS platform. These Project MUSE ebooks are all digital rights management -free – which means users can access them from any personal device or reader without download, print or copy/paste restrictions.
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Axiell acquires Bibliotekenes IT-senter and becomes leading library vendor in Norway

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-01-28 18:58
(January 28, 2019). Axiell, the leading vendor globally to public libraries, museums and archives, today announces the acquisition of Bibliotekenes IT-senter (Bibits) in Norway. Through the acquisition, Axiell adds 300 municipalities in Norway, Sweden and Finland which use the ILS-solution MikroMarc for public libraries, and 100 number of customers using SAGA, an OPAC. As the largest partner for IT solutions and services to public libraries in the Nordics, Axiell now expands its operations and strengthens its position in Norway. Axiell makes this move to pave the way for Quria, Axiell's cloud-based library services platform and WeLib, the digital school library, as well as integration of additional solutions across the cultural sector.
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University of Hawaiʻi System selects Ex Libris Alma Platform

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-01-28 12:47
(January 28, 2019). Ex Libris announce that the University of Hawaiʻi System has selected the Ex Libris Alma library services platform, which will be integrated with the library's Ex Libris Primo® discovery and delivery solution.
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