Kathleen Tyree New TEC Branch Librarian

June 14, 2018

Kathleen Tyree announced as new Branch Librarian of the RCLS Technology Engagement Center

The Rutherford County Library System (RCLS) is pleased to welcome Kathleen Tyree as the new Branch Librarian for the Technology Engagement Center (TEC).  W...

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Tennessee Teen Tech Week Scavenger Hunt

May 10, 2018


By Kate Greene Smith, Youth Services and Special Projects Coordinator 

Earlier this year, eight Teen Advisory Boards (TABs) from public libraries across Tennessee participated in the first Tennessee Teen Tech Week Scavenger Hunt. TABs had a w...

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RLCS Director receives award

April 6, 2018

Rita Shacklett, Director of the Rutherford County Library System, has been awarded the TLA Honor Award at the recent Tennessee Library Association convention in Memphis, Tennessee.

The Honor Award recognizes any person or group who has made a sig...

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Rutherford County Library System – 70 Years Strong!

March 14, 2018

When Henry T. Linebaugh made his $5,000 donation toward the creation of a public library in his hometown, he never imagined that within 70 years, that humble beginning would grow to be a five-branch library system serving most of Rutherford County...

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Latest Update on TEC

February 28, 2018

From WGNS Radio News Feb. 28, 2018

Rutherford County Library System Director Rita Shacklett told the Murfreesboro Rotary Club on Tuesday (2/27/2018) that the new Technology Engagement Center (TEC) at 306 Minerva Drive would have a soft opening in...

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TEC Paver Donations Now Being Accepted

January 8, 2018

Rutherford County Library System is offering a wonderful opportunity to celebrate and support the building of its newest facility, the Technology Engagement Center. The TEC is a state of the art, all digital branch, the first of its kind in Tennes...

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New Name for Library System

October 18, 2017

To better reflect the growth and changing services of our libraries, the Library Board voted in October 2017 to change the name of Linebaugh Public Library System to Rutherford County Library System (RCLS).

Each individual branch of the Rutherfo...

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LPLS Launches New Website

June 30, 2017

Linebaugh Public Library System is pleased to share our new website with you! As we continue to seek to improve our services to you, we are using the EBSCO STACKS platform that is a built specifically for libraries. As a result, we trust you wil...

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