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Chief Innovation Officer to Discuss Citizen Engagement Efforts at USC SLIS Dean's Lecture
Wednesday, 12 March 2014 13:03

Many people think about the Declaration of Independence or the Constitution when they think of the National Archives. Did you know that the National Archives also holds more than 10 billion pages of textual records and more than 133 terabytes of electronic data? These are the permanent records of the federal government.

On Thursday, April 3 at 7 p.m., Pamela Wright, chief innovation officer of the National Archives in Washington, D.C., will talk about the innovative efforts at the National Archives to provide access to the records and to support and encourage public participation in making the records available online. For more information, please visit the USC SLIS website.

Libraries to Host Family History Event in Columbia
Friday, 07 March 2014 09:28

On March 22, 2014, Clemson University Libraries and Richland Library will partner to host a one-day, family history themed event. This event is funded by a Knight Foundation grant and will focus on the intersection of discovering ancestral roots, preserving the past, and making new family memories.

The day’s events will begin with a family story time at 10:30 a.m., which is a regular Saturday morning event for Richland Library. Also featured is a talk by local author Dinah Johnson, whose book All Around Town explores the photography of Richard Samuel Roberts.

Preparing and Planning for Financial Literacy Month @ Your Library
Thursday, 06 March 2014 10:59

April is national Financial Literacy Month, and it couldn’t have come at a better time. Consumers are feeling more pinched each week with rapidly increasing gas and food prices and sluggish economic growth.  According to a recent survey by Career Builder, 77 percent of American consumers are living paycheck to paycheck.

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