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Scan and Email

We get asked from time to time if it’s possible to email an article from a copier. In the past the answer has been no. With an upgrade or two, the copiers in the Library can now email scanned items.

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Panels

When School for Children’s Admissions decided to upgrade and renovate their offices they called us to look after some panels that had graced their walls for a number of years. We saw then and immediately said. “Yes, we want them.”

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The Shelving Area

It’s that time of the year folks – a deluge of books from graduate students, parents, and School for Children classrooms is about to hit the Library’s shelving area. All librarians and support staff will be shelving like crazy for

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C3 Libraries

I recently attended the Computers in Libraries Conference in Washington DC and sat in on a presentation I didn’t mean to attend. Although the presentation by Moe Hosseini-ara (Director of Service Excellence, Markham Public Library, Ontario, Canada)  focused on public

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Library Renovation: Nearly There

One thing you’ll immediately notice about the reference area is the new configuration of PCs. It gives this part of the library more space and at peak times fewer bottle necks. The south side of the library in the photograph

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Library Renovation: Where Have All the Computers Gone?

One of the reasons the library’s been closed for the last two weeks is that we needed to clear space for new carpet. Yippee, while most of us were on break the guys from facilities have been ripping it up

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Library Renovation: Walls Are Up

The library renovation project is in full swing. Two offices are being built, the smaller one is a librarian workstation, and the larger is an archivist’s office and storeroom. The walls don’t quite go up to the ceiling, and if

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Join us at Bank Street on April 11th for The Building Blocks of Play: Art, Books, and Childhood! We are very pleased that keynote speaker Dr. Linda Mayes and authors and artists Nina Crews, Robie Harris, Richard Lewis, @peterhreynolds, Laura Vaccaro Seeger, @paulozelinsky will be joining us. Hope to see you there! Wishing Walrus & Polar Bear would drive Super Truck to us right now! Thanks to the lovely and always dapper Stephen Savage for the new addition to our wall :) #supertruck #stephensavage Love this year's Project Cicero boxes! Donations are being accepted through March 5th #kidsneedbooks Browsing the bookshop at 69 Bank Street, 1960 #bankstreetarchives #tbt @bankstreetbooks Check out that smile :) This SFC student was so happy to meet 2015 Claudia Lewis Award winner and Newbery honoree Jacqueline Woodson while reading Brown Girl Dreaming on the subway! Draw What You See book signing event sponsored by #themichaelrosenfeldgallery and @bankstreetlibrary drew a fabulous crowd! Celebrating Caldecott winner @dsantat! Congrats Dan :) #Beekle #Caldecott Hooray for printed invites! Join author Kathleen Benson on Feb. 7th to celebrate 'Draw What You See: The Life and Art of Benny Andrews' at Michael Rosenfeld Gallery. More info at bankstreet.edu/events/details/405 Snow day tomorrow! Celebrating with this 1929 shot from the #bankstreetarchives. :)
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