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  Category: Delaware Libraries


Business and Community Leaders are invited to an Open House for Delaware Partners

Delaware Libraries | Department of State | News | Date Posted: Monday, May 2, 2016

(Dover, DE) – The Delaware Division of Libraries, in collaboration with the Delaware Community Foundation and the Delaware Alliance for Nonprofit Advancement, invite all community leaders affiliated with a Delaware entity offering services and support to Delawareans (businesses, nonprofit organizations, agencies, and more!) to attend an Open House for Delaware Partners on Thursday, June 2, […]




State Librarian, Dr. Annie Norman, Inducted into the Hall of Fame of Delaware Women

Commission for Women | Delaware Libraries | Department of State | Date Posted: Monday, April 11, 2016

The Delaware Division of Libraries is delighted to announce Dr. Annie Norman, State Librarian, was inducted into the Hall of Fame of Delaware Women in March 2016. Each year the Delaware Commission for Women inducts exemplary women into their Hall of Fame. Dr. Norman is the first librarian to be inducted, and she was selected […]




Library Advocates, Legislators to Meet Tuesday April 12 to Discuss the Future of Delaware’s Libraries

Delaware Libraries | Department of State | News | Date Posted: Thursday, April 7, 2016

Dover—Delaware library officials, friends, advocates, patrons, and other lovers of libraries will have an opportunity to meet with legislators at the annual Delaware Library Legislative Action Day on Tuesday, April 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The event is presented by the Delaware Library Association. A full day of activities is planned, including an […]




Beth-Ann Ryan from the Delaware Division of Libraries Receives Prestigious “Mover and Shaker” Award from Library Journal

Delaware Libraries | Department of State | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Monday, March 21, 2016

Beth-Ann Ryan of the Delaware Division of Libraries has been named a “Mover and Shaker” in the library industry by the national publication, Library Journal. In its March 15, 2016 issue, Library Journal named 54 outstanding professionals committed to providing excellent service and shaping the future of libraries. Beth-Ann was selected because of her commitment […]




Delaware Libraries Celebrate 1 Million eMedia Checkouts!

Delaware Libraries | Department of State | Date Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016

If you’ve clicked “download” on eBooks or eAudiobooks from a Delaware library, you are one of the thousands of Delawareans who have collectively checked out more than 1 million eMedia titles in just 4 years, since the service began in December 2011! Interest in eMedia remains strong and continues to grow with annual checkouts increasing […]







  Category: Delaware Libraries


Business and Community Leaders are invited to an Open House for Delaware Partners

Delaware Libraries | Department of State | News | Date Posted: Monday, May 2, 2016

(Dover, DE) – The Delaware Division of Libraries, in collaboration with the Delaware Community Foundation and the Delaware Alliance for Nonprofit Advancement, invite all community leaders affiliated with a Delaware entity offering services and support to Delawareans (businesses, nonprofit organizations, agencies, and more!) to attend an Open House for Delaware Partners on Thursday, June 2, […]




State Librarian, Dr. Annie Norman, Inducted into the Hall of Fame of Delaware Women

Commission for Women | Delaware Libraries | Department of State | Date Posted: Monday, April 11, 2016

The Delaware Division of Libraries is delighted to announce Dr. Annie Norman, State Librarian, was inducted into the Hall of Fame of Delaware Women in March 2016. Each year the Delaware Commission for Women inducts exemplary women into their Hall of Fame. Dr. Norman is the first librarian to be inducted, and she was selected […]




Library Advocates, Legislators to Meet Tuesday April 12 to Discuss the Future of Delaware’s Libraries

Delaware Libraries | Department of State | News | Date Posted: Thursday, April 7, 2016

Dover—Delaware library officials, friends, advocates, patrons, and other lovers of libraries will have an opportunity to meet with legislators at the annual Delaware Library Legislative Action Day on Tuesday, April 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The event is presented by the Delaware Library Association. A full day of activities is planned, including an […]




Beth-Ann Ryan from the Delaware Division of Libraries Receives Prestigious “Mover and Shaker” Award from Library Journal

Delaware Libraries | Department of State | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Monday, March 21, 2016

Beth-Ann Ryan of the Delaware Division of Libraries has been named a “Mover and Shaker” in the library industry by the national publication, Library Journal. In its March 15, 2016 issue, Library Journal named 54 outstanding professionals committed to providing excellent service and shaping the future of libraries. Beth-Ann was selected because of her commitment […]




Delaware Libraries Celebrate 1 Million eMedia Checkouts!

Delaware Libraries | Department of State | Date Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016

If you’ve clicked “download” on eBooks or eAudiobooks from a Delaware library, you are one of the thousands of Delawareans who have collectively checked out more than 1 million eMedia titles in just 4 years, since the service began in December 2011! Interest in eMedia remains strong and continues to grow with annual checkouts increasing […]