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My Little Free Libraries Journey

February 25, 2019 by Cameron Marlin, Administrator and HR Director I first noticed Little Free Libraries when I lived in Seattle. It seemed like there was one on every block, each unique in design, color, and contents. I liked to amuse myself by imagining the adventures of the books and how they temporarily found themselves […]

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Overdue Book Fines – No More!

February 21, 2019 by Clear Creek County Library District Staff In the last year, many public libraries in Colorado and across the country made a big decision: to no longer charge patrons for overdue materials. Why? Fines often are not huge streams of revenue for a library, and more importantly, they often do more harm […]

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Postcards from Clear Creek County: Part One

February 18, 2019 by Sean Babbs, Archives Library Assistant This is the first in a series of blog posts we will be publishing on postcard history as it relates to Clear Creek County. The Undivided Back Period, 1901-1907 In the United States, the printing and mailing of private postcards began in 1898 with the passing […]

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