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The Lost Dutchman’s Lost House

The morning of February 19, 1891 began “WITH A CRASH” according to the Arizona Republican, chronicling the largest flood the pioneer city of Phoenix had witnessed the next day, Feb. 20. Subheadlines state “Fell Many Adobe Houses Last Night” and … Continue reading

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The Dummy and the Vault

A dummy tells a librarian to look for a book in a vault, but what if that vault no longer exists* in reality? This is not a premise for a Twilight Zone episode, but describes how the State of Arizona … Continue reading

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How did Arizona get its shape?

The State of Arizona Research Library has just launched a new digital Story Map called, How Did Arizona Get its Shape? A Story Map is an interactive platform that combines digitized maps, images, and text to provide a narrative. The … Continue reading

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New Hampshire State Library: 300 Years!

One of our fellow state libraries, New Hampshire, is turning 300 this year! The New Hampshire State Library began with two books and a proclamation by the New Hampshire General Assembly. To learn more: http://nhpr.org/post/nh-state-library-first-nation-celebrates-300-years#stream/0 To learn about the history of … Continue reading

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Join us for an upcoming event!

February 22, 2017 – ReferenceUSA Workshop   Learn to use ReferenceUSA! Get fast and easy access to details on more than 42 million U.S. businesses and more than 260 million U.S. residents. Information includes; company name, address, phone, executive contact … Continue reading

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Bookmark Design Contest!

Governor Ducey’s 2nd Annual Bookmark Design Contest begins today! Governor Ducey launched his 2nd Annual Bookmark Design Contest on February 1, 2017. Arizona children grades K – 6 are encouraged to design bookmarks showcasing a “My Favorite Book” theme. The … Continue reading

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The Capitol Stacks!

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