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Downtown Davenport library reopens after remodeling

The Davenport Public Library’s downtown branch reopened Friday after about a two-week hiatus for the installation of new carpeting in the building.

Creative Arts students from the Q-C explore 'Our World'

The Integrated Arts classes at the Creative Arts Academy of the Quad-Cities all have different interpretations of the theme "Our World." The 18 studen…

Downtown library closes for carpeting

The city of Davenport reports that because of carpet renovations, the Main Library, at 321 Main St., will be closed beginning today through Dec. 23.
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OMG! NARA AAD DCAS FYI!

21 May 2015

With Memorial Day approaching, the staff at Richardson-Sloane Special Collections thought to share an online government resource to aid in searching for veterans who have served in United States military forces. These resources are free and may be accessed from any … Continue reading →

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A Jane Austen Education by William Deresiewicz

21 May 2015

Subtitled “How Six Novels taught me love, friendship, and the things that really matter,” A Jane Austen Education is partly the story of how William Deresiewicz, now a well-regarded Austen scholar, evolved from being dismissive, to being a true fan. There are chapters devoted to Emma, Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility, Mansfield Park, Northanger Abbey, […]

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