Monthly Archives: December 2015


Not happy with what you get googling a word? Want to learn the whole history of a word? Check out the State Library’s collection of dictionaries! We have multiple dictionaries (including a full 20 volume Oxford English Dictionary, the largest … Continue reading

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The Capitol Stacks!

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Upcoming Program

January 13, 2016 – Doing Business with Tribes: What You Need to Know Presented by Heidi McNeil Staudenmaier. Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2016 Time: 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m. Location: State Library of Arizona, Con Cronin Commons (formerly 3rd Floor … Continue reading

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Technology-Enabled Transportation

Interested in the policy and planning implications of transportation services such as Uber and Lyft? On December 11, 2015, the Transportation Research Board (TRB) will release Special Report 319: Between Public and Private Mobility: Examining the Rise of Technology-Enabled Transportation Services.  … Continue reading

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Pearl Harbor Remembrance

In remembrance of Pearl Harbor there will be a ceremony at 10:55am in Wesley Bolin Plaza on Monday, December 7 with a flyover from the CAF Airbase Arizona. Immediately following will be  a talk by azcentral‘s Shaun McKinnon about his experience interviewing … Continue reading

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Congratulations Chris!

Chris Seggerman, Genealogy Researcher was recognized at today’s meeting of the Arizona State Library, Archives, and Public Records Advisory Board meeting for rising to the occasion and ensuring a smooth transition of the genealogy collection to the Polly Rosenbaum History … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Maricopa Public Library!

Secretary of State Michele Reagan presented the Maricopa Public Library with a check for $9,425 to use towards virtual reality technology programs. For some background, Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grants are administered by the Arizona State Library, Archives and … Continue reading

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