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Brands and Their Companies

Consumer information on company brands, U.S. company imports, and products marketed by competing companies. Available in the Birmingham Public Library Business, Science & Technology Department.

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Birmingham Public Library Board President Gwendolyn B. Guster Welch Receives National Citation Award for Distinguished Service

The Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations (ALTAFF), a division of the American Library Association, has selected Gwendolyn B. Guster Welch to receive the ALA Trustee Citation, which recognizes public library Trustees for distinguished service to library development, outstanding contributions, and efforts that library board members make in their community. The award, given since 1941, is the highest honor that ALTAFF bestows on its members. ...learn more

Dolores Hydock Shares Stories about Fools for Love at the June 13 Brown Bag Lunch Program

Between the covers of a history book, between the covers of an artist's portfolio, and under the covers of a secret marriage—there are amazing true stories about some famous and not-so-famous people who were fools for love in the early 1800s. Dolores Hydock shares these stories that are part royal scandal, part true romance, part fun facts from history, part R-rated (in a Fine Art kind of way), and part art appreciation for amateurs, with a shout-out to Queen Elizabeth, Jane Austen, and Columbo. ...learn more

Summer Reading 2012 Offers Something for All Ages

We at the Library are thrilled about the great summer reading 2012! We have so much planned for so many people. ...learn more

June 8, 2012
Birmingham Public Library
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Birmingham, Alabama 35203
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