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Moab’s Slick Library

Like the famous slickrock surrounding the area, the Grand County Public Library in Moab is slick (“operates in an impressively smooth, efficient, and apparently effortless way”), especially considering how much it depends on grants and volunteers. Adjacent to the city hall … Continue reading

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Blending the Old and New in Pueblo, CO

While visiting the Arkansas Riverwalk recently, I got a chance to check out another downtown Pueblo structure that seamlessly combines the old and new.  The six year old Robert Hoag Rawlings Public Library is all modern angles and spaces from the back, but … Continue reading

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Neder Nederland Community Library

Nestled in the mountains west of Boulder, rural Nederland, CO might seem plucked out of a J.M. Barrie story and never never more so than last weekend when we visited for Frozen Dead Guy Days. But actually, this town is firmly grounded in reality and has its … Continue reading

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Diving into Diversity at Dover

Dover Town Library in MA is quite something, especially for a community of only 6200. It’s a pretty tree-shrouded building in a bucolic central location.  Real estate agents frequently bring prospects by as it’s such a selling point for living here.  Even in … Continue reading

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Great Marketing Idea

Because anyone in Colorado can still use the Colorado Library Card and go to the public library of their choosing, I still go to the Highlands Ranch branch of Douglas County Libraries.  It’s a lovely library, with xeriscaped grounds conveniently located … Continue reading

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UT Library Association Conference in Gorgeous (St.) George

Sorry for the wrestling reference, I couldn’t resist as it’s so stunning (and hot) here in the extreme SW corner of UT, the Dixie of the mountain west (the convention center’s name too).  I didn’t have a chance to do much … Continue reading

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Breathtaking Bozeman

In Bozeman exhibiting and presenting at the Montana Library Association Conference and I actually got a chance to attend a few sessions. Kate Holloway and Kari Grimm talked about getting the most out of your Digital Video Cameras with Smilebox … Continue reading

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