Friends of Smyrna Library Receive Rotary Grant

December 5, 2018

Friends of the Smyrna Library received a $3000.00 grant from the Rotary Club of Smyrna, TN. The Friends will use the award funds to purchase an AfterSchool Edge computer from AWE Learning for the Smyrna Public Library. "The AfterSchool Edge is ide...

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Legal Notice of Meeting

December 4, 2018

The Budget & Finance Committee of the RCLS Board of Directors will meet on Wednesday, December 12 at 5:00 p.m. at the RCLS Administration building at 123 E. College St. for the purpose of receiving the auditor's annual report.

This notice is pro...

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Friends of Linebaugh Library kicks off giving campaign

November 27, 2018

The Rutherford County Library System is growing, and with that growth, efforts are being made to make sure library materials are getting to the five branches in a timely manner. Linebaugh Library Branch Librarian Carol Ghattas dreams of a time whe...

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Patrons can explore the Morning Press archives online at any library branch

October 25, 2018

Rutherford County Library System (RCLS) is pleased to announce additional in-library online access to another newspaper archive. The Morning Press (also known as the Murfreesboro Press) archive is now available through our partnership with Newspap...

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New Technology and Outreach Coordinator for the Rutherford County Library System

September 27, 2018

We are pleased to announce that Trey Gwinn has accepted the newly created Technology and Outreach Coordinator position with the Rutherford County Library System (RCLS). This position will not only manage system-wide computer and technology classes...

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Changes happening at Linebaugh

September 12, 2018

Linebaugh Branch Librarian Carol Ghattas is always looking for ways to improve services and space usage for the community, and two recent events have enabled her to work on these goals. In May of 2018, the offices of the Rutherford County Library ...

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New Branch Librarian at Smyrna Public Library

August 2, 2018

The Rutherford County Library System (RCLS) is pleased to welcome Ginger Graves as the new Branch Librarian for Smyrna Public Library. Graves began her new position on August 1.

Graves has her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, and her ...

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Library visitors can explore the Daily News Journal archives online at any branch

July 19, 2018

Rutherford County Library System (RCLS) is pleased to announce in-library online access to the Daily News Journal (DNJ) archive through a new partnership with (part of the company) and Gannett (the owner of the DNJ).


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Innovative Tech and Idea Incubator Celebrates Grand Opening

July 16, 2018

SUMMARY: Rutherford County Library System opens the new Technology Engagement Center with a ribbon cutting ceremony on July 18 at 10 a.m. The new branch is a shelf-less digital public library, one of just a few in the country.

A new kind of lib...

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