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Guest Opinion: Library efficiency is improved, but we truly need better buildings

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Original post made on Sep. 2, 2008
Last comment by Bill, on Sep 10, 2008 at 5:58 am | 124 comments | 35418 Views

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Smoking gun

"Golden Holocaust: Origins of the Cigarette Catastrophe and the Case for Abolition" by Robert N. Proctor; University of California...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Jul 23, 2012 at 5:47 pm | 9 comments | 16064 Views

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Guest Opinion: 21st century libraries are good investment

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Original post made on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by libraryfan, on Jun 23, 2008 at 7:28 pm | 179 comments | 10403 Views

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'The Unwinding' is a requiem for the American Dream

In his new book, George Packer demonstrates that you don't need a passport to chronicle misery, poverty, destruction and...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by musical, on Sep 25, 2013 at 3:12 pm | 6 comments | 8979 Views

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New interest in book inspired by sensational Stanford murder

A novel inspired by a sensational 1933 murder on Stanford's Faculty Row is the subject of Stanford's "Another Look" Book...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Sarah, on Feb 5, 2013 at 11:34 pm | 1 comment | 8706 Views

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Minkoff's improbable history

When industry types use the term "Hollywood North," it generally refers to Toronto and Vancouver, but how about right here?...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2014
Last comment by Congratulaltions, on Mar 7, 2014 at 10:55 am | 1 comment | 7460 Views

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BEECH STREET...The Summer of 59'

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Original post made by Marie on Oct. 7, 2006
Last comment by April, on Oct 12, 2006 at 6:12 pm | 4 comments | 6456 Views

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Join Palo Alto Reads -- "Funny in Farsi"

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Original post made by Palo Alto City Librarians on Sep. 26, 2006
Last comment by Marianne, on Nov 20, 2006 at 3:51 pm | 18 comments | 6447 Views

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Tom Wyman, library champion and activist, dies at 86

Tom Wyman, a longtime Palo Alto volunteer, died on March 10. He was 86. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2014/03/21/tom-wyman-library-commissioner-dies...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2014
Last comment by Liz Davis, on Mar 26, 2014 at 10:19 am | 10 comments | 6009 Views

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Palo Alto Libraries vs. Borders

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Original post made by r on Sep. 25, 2006
Last comment by Questions & Comments, on May 30, 2007 at 4:29 pm | 14 comments | 5896 Views

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Artist, surgeon team up to illustrate medical techniques

As a longtime medical illustrator, Chris Gralapp has collaborated with many physicians. One of the most frequent copilots...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2012
Last comment by persuasive speech , on Jun 11, 2012 at 3:55 pm | 2 comments | 5804 Views

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Book Discussion Group for Diana Gabaldon Outlander Novels

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Original post made by carol riso on Sep. 8, 2007
Last comment by Paly reporter, on Mar 19, 2008 at 1:56 pm | 1 comment | 5212 Views

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Fantastic New Utopian Fiction Novel

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Original post made by Thomas Sigel on Sep. 27, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5106 Views

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Is someone trying to tell us something?

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Original post made by Carol on Oct. 6, 2006
Last comment by Amy, on Dec 5, 2006 at 3:16 pm | 3 comments | 5086 Views

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Harry Potter Book 7: All-most here!

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Original post made by Family of Fans on Jul. 16, 2007
Last comment by HP Parent, on Jul 21, 2007 at 10:21 am | 15 comments | 4918 Views

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Distant Land of My Father by Bo Caldwell

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Original post made by abbyboyd on Sep. 18, 2007
Last comment by Paly reporter, on Mar 19, 2008 at 2:00 pm | 2 comments | 4804 Views

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CSPAN2 goes missing from cable TV

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Original post made on Oct. 29, 2007
Last comment by What a company!, on Nov 11, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 9 comments | 4793 Views

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More dead bodies, please

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Original post made on Oct. 3, 2007
Last comment by DotDead Is Good, on Oct 10, 2007 at 1:16 pm | 5 comments | 4677 Views

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650 horses competing in Charity Horse Show

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Original post made on Aug. 1, 2007
Last comment by Carole Kealy, on Aug 1, 2007 at 9:34 pm | 1 comment | 4620 Views

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Thank You Harry Potter!

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Original post made by Family of Fans on Jul. 22, 2007
Last comment by Nat, on Sep 28, 2007 at 1:48 pm | 32 comments | 4519 Views
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Services, Dining and Shopping Downtown in Palo Alto
By Steve Levy | 16 comments | 2,340 views

Handmade truffle shop now open in downtown Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 2,116 views

It's the End of the World as We Know It: "Snowpiercer"
By Anita Felicelli | 1 comment | 1,531 views

Why is doing nothing so difficult?
By Sally Torbey | 7 comments | 1,012 views

Call it a novel: Dirty Love by Andre Dubus III
By Nick Taylor | 0 comments | 203 views