City Of Arlington Pondering Potential Washington CutsAt an Arlington City Council meeting Tuesday, elected leaders were briefed on some possibilities that might mean tighter budgets and tough spending choices for large projects.
UTA Has History Many Don't Know AboutThere are thousands of books, documents, maps, newspapers, photos, and other artifacts in the UTA Special Collection- much of which was donated by Fort Worth attorney and UT Austin alum, Jenkins Garrett and his wife, Virginia.
Library Coming To Homes Of Those Who Can't Get ThereMaterials will include return postage, and all items will have a 6-week loan period with two renewals available.
Officials Set To Decide Where 'Library Cat' Goes NextCity leaders in White Settlement will decide Friday what will happen to a fired library worker. Browser the library cat was brought on board five years ago to take care of a mouse problem.
Vote Leaves Browser “The Library Cat” Homeless; Friends Claw For A RecallThe same city government that voted to give "Browser" the boot, actually commissioned the cat to live in the library to chase away rodents – a job it has obediently fulfilled for years.
Holy Bible On List Of 'Challenged' Books At LibrariesOn the latest list of books most objected to at public schools and libraries, one title has been targeted nationwide, at times for the sex and violence it contains, but mostly for the legal issues it raises. The Bible.
Woman Unharmed After Locked In Texas Library For 36 HoursAn elderly woman survived being locked alone in a Texas library for about 36 hours after she was trapped in a bathroom stall.
Library Book Overdue Nearly 50 Years Returned To SchoolA library book overdue by nearly 50 years has been returned to a university library.
James Patterson Announces Gifts To Booksellers, LibrariesA Texas bookstore is a part of James Patterson's $2 million holiday gift program, with grants and bonuses to schools and libraries and independent bookstores.
Award Honors 2 North Texas Librarians & 8 Others Across U.S.A librarian in Denton who makes librarians look "cool" and another in Granbury who during the summer fought to keep two LGBT children's books from being banned are among 10 recipients of the I Love My Librarian Award.
Collin County Commissioners Cut $240,000 In Library FundingCollin County commissioners have voted to all county funding to the libraries -- about $240,000.
Book On LGBT Issues To Remain In Kid's Section At Texas LibraryHood County commissioners spent nearly three hours Tuesday listening to members of the public on both sides of arguments over some controversial books.