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2007 Session - January through May

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to LIBRARIES, January through May, 2007.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

ARTICLES ON LIBRARIES, January through May, 2007

Ann Marie Bush
Library tries program designed to improve children's reading and communication skills using therapy dog
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/2/2007

Taylor Atkins
Library embraces online virtual community as tool for reaching local teens
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/16/2007

Chad Lawhorn
Decisions loom for proposed tax increases
Lawrence Journal World, 1/18/2007

Finn Bullers
Library director to start new chapter
Kansas City Star, 1/25/2007 [Newsbank article]

Library seeks donations
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/25/2007

Christina M. Woods
Parks book starts library's effort
Wichita Eagle, 1/30/2007 [Newsbank article]

Chad Lawhorn
Public library on park site unlikely
Lawrence Journal World, 2/8/2007

Hurst Laviana
Exhibits tour Kansas libraries
Wichita Eagle, 2/11/2007 [Newsbank articles]

Susan Moyer
Librarians lobbying for funding in the legislature
Junction City Daily Union, 2/11/2007

Chad Lawhorn
Library plans to be checked out in study session
Lawrence Journal World, 2/14/2007

Diana Friend
Library continues writing chapters
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/24/2007 [Newsbank article]

Chad Lawhorn
Fields wants new library to be a city icon
Lawrence Journal World, 2/25/2007
Mary Feighny
Any system has cost
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/9/2007

See how candidates' view on new library stack up
Lawrence Journal World, 3/13/2007

Chad Lawhorn
Candidates weigh in on library proposals
Lawrence Journal World, 3/13/2007

Chad Lawhorn
Advertising campaign for library to focus on parking, size needs
Lawrence Journal World, 3/16/2007

J-W Staff Reports
Kansas University Spencer librarian announces retirement
Lawrence Journal World, 3/23/2007

Finn Bullers
Bookworm bonanza
Kansas City Star, 3/26/2007 [Newsbank article]



Legislative Reference Section
300 SW 10th, Capitol Building, Room 169-W
Topeka, KS 66612

Kim Harp
Legislative Reference Librarian
Email: kim.harp@library.ks.gov

Cindy Roupe
Director of Public Services
Email: cindy.roupe@library.ks.gov

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