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Libraries offer admission passes to Q-C attractions

Quad-Cities libraries are taking another step beyond books, now offering passes to local cultural attractions for checkout.

Bix Jazz Festival weekend kicks off with Bix Porch Party

Local bands played jazz for the Davenport Public Library's annual Bix Porch Party.

Davenport, 7 Illinois libraries work out sharing agreement

Davenport Library cardholders will be able to borrow books and other materials from seven Illinois Quad-City area libraries — and vise versa — under a…
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Banned Books Week: Banned & Challenged Classics

30 Sep 2016

Each year, the ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom records hundreds of attempts by individuals and groups to have books removed from libraries shelves and from classrooms. According to the Office for Intellectual Freedom, at least 46 of the Radcliffe Publishing Course Top 100 Novels of the 20th Century have been the target of ban attempts. … Read More →

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Online Reading Challenge – September Wrap-Up

30 Sep 2016

September was a fun month, wasn’t it? What better topic for book lovers to read about than books and bookstores and libraries? It’s win-win. And there are a lot of great titles to choose from – makes it hard to pick just one! The title I settled on for Books About Books was The Thirteenth … Read More →

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