lending library

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Synonyms for lending library

library that provides books for use outside the building

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A Little Lending Library works this way: Take a book, read a book, donate a book.
Believing in the vitality of libraries, and as the Library of Birmingham is closed on a Sunday, I ask my fellow Brummies to join me there on Saturday, September 5 at 10am to celebrate the150th anniversary of the Central Lending Library and to honour those far-sighted and egalitarian citizens who believed that the provision of free libraries for the people was obligatory to a great city that cared for its people.
The Ventura College Foundation annually funds over $50,000 for the Textbook Lending Library. Between the lending library and reserve collection, approximately 9,000 students take advantage of the program.
Although most of the lending library was saved, very little of the Reference Library survived, and 50,000 volumes were lost.
McQuaid, a Hardwick resident who writes about gardening for Turley Publications and is a horticulturist for Old Sturbridge Village, has helped create the seed lending library within the Paige Library.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 12, 2012-Amazon announces launch of Kindle Ownersa[euro](tm) Lending Library in UK, Germany and France(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
As Amazon put it in a press release, "Owning a Kindle just got a whole lot better for magic-loving Muggles." Amazon purchased an exclusive license from Rowling's Pottermore, which allows for the unlimited lending of the seven Potter novels through the Kindle Owners' Lending Library.
A FAMILY-run business in Garston is launching a lending library to raise money for charity.
The facility, which has been built thanks to Welsh Government funding of pounds 275,000, features a children's area with an activities table and storage boxes, a teenage area with plasma screen, X Box console and games and an enhanced adult lending library area with a widespread collection of pounds 14,000 of new books, audio books and DVDs.
There will be stalls from the NDFHS and various displays in the lending library. The event begins at 9.30am with a workshop, followed by a short film.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-November 3, 2011-Amazon launches Kindle Ownersa[euro](tm) Lending Library for Prime members(C)1994-2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
According to the National Young Farmers' Coalition (www.youngfarmers.org), ten small farmers in North Carolina have cooperated to secure grant funding to establish a Sustainable Agriculture Tool Lending Library. They put up money to purchase implements and tools that no single farm needed on a daily or weekly basis, like a disc harrow, a manure spreader, and a trailer to move the tools around on.
How his wife coped and even devised a new kind of language therapy based on her background in brain science lends to a heartwarming story of success and love that should be in every general lending library.
Any general lending library will find this a popular lend!