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Warren Library Shuts Doors Amid Bedbug Infestation

A metro Detroit library has been closed as part of an effort to stop a bedbug infestation from spreading.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2014

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Ann Arbor Library: A Haven For Heroin Users?

Documents show that Ann Arbor police have been called to handle hundreds of complaints, including reports of heroin overdoses, at the city’s downtown library during the past three years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2014

Young neighbor Isabel McNamara got to choose the first book from her neighborhood's new BookBot last month. (Handout photo/Lynn Contos)

Stolen BookBot Found At SW Michigan Tree Farm

A Little Free Library designed to look like a robot that was stolen from its roadside home has turned up in a field at a southwestern Michigan tree farm.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2013

Young neighbor Isabel McNamara got to choose the first book from her neighborhood's new BookBot last month. (Handout photo/Lynn Contos)

Free Library BookBot Stolen From Michigan Neighborhood

A Little Free Library designed to look like a robot has been stolen from its roadside home in southwestern Michigan.

10/21/2013

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Alternate Site Opening For UM Historical Library

The repository of historical materials has undergoing a two-year renovation.

07/31/2013

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Need A Tool? Libraries Lending More Than Books

In a number of communities, it’s possible to borrow tools, musical instruments, fishing poles and much more from the local public library.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2013

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Bedbugs Found In Book Bindings Close Library

A library spokesperson said the bedbugs were found in books that had been returned in a drop box.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2013

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Detroit Library To Host Barack Obama Photo Exhibit

The Detroit Public Library’s main branch and Children’s Library are hosting an exhibit that provides an intimate look at the first African-American President of the United States.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2012

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Outdoor Libraries Set Up After Branch Closings

Students from a Detroit school and the University of Michigan are setting up six outdoor libraries in the city following recent library branch closings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2012

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Mason County Library Settles Lawsuit With Writer

The board of the Mason County District Library has reached a $57,000 settlement in the civil rights lawsuit filed by Sally Stern-Hamilton, an ex-employee who wrote the book “The Library Diaries” under the pen name Ann Miketa.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2012

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