March 8, 2021

Devon Skeele Named New Mexico State Librarian

From the Albuquerque Journal: Devon Skeele, who has more than three decades of experience in institutions such as the Library of Congress, San Juan College and the New Mexico Museum of Art, has been named New Mexico state librarian. [Clip] Skeele has been librarian, archivist and webmaster for the New Mexico Museum of Art since […]

Historical Records: State Library of Tennessee Partners With Ancestry.com, Database Includes Millions of Images and Names

From the Tennessee Department of State: The State Library and Archives is commencing the relationship by sharing Tennessee death records from 1908 through 1959 with Ancestry.com and its users. This database includes 1.2 million digital images and indexes 3.4 million names that appear in those records. The records are available free to Tennesseans by visiting […]

New Online Tutoring Service From the North Dakota Public Library

From an AP Article (via the Washington Examiner): The North Dakota State Library is launching a service that will provide free tutoring for state residents of all ages. The Tutor ND program links people with professional tutors over the Internet, through the website www.tutornd.com . It’s for students in public, private and home schools, as […]