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National Library Week

First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries across the country each April. It is a time to celebrate the contributions of our nation's libraries , libraries, and to promote library use and support.
  • National Library Week
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  • First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries across the country each April. It is a time to celebrate the contributions of our nation's libraries , libraries, and to promote library use and support.
  • When Apr 09, 2017 12:00 AM to Apr 15, 2017 01:00 PM (US/Eastern / UTC-400)
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Celebrations during National Library Week include:  National Library Workers Day, celebrated the Tuesday of National Library Week (April 11, 2017), a day for library staff, users, administrators and Friends groups to recognize the valuable contributions made by all library workers.  National Bookmobile Day, celebrated the Wednesday of National Library Week (April 12, 2017).  Thursday (April 13, 2017) is Take Action for Libraries Day.  Soccer great Julie Fondy serves as the 2017 National Library Week Honorary Chair.

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