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IFLA Green Library Award 2016 Winners announced

“IFLA’s Environmental Sustainability and Libraries Special Interest Group (ENSULIB) is pleased to announce the winner of the IFLA Green Library Award 2016.The IFLA Green Library Award was established 2016 by ENSULIB (SIG) and generously sponsored by De Gruyter publishing. The award is 500 Euros for the first place winner.” (via IFLA)

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LegalPubs for Greener Law?

Stem Legal – “The only way the premise works of course, is for Law Librarians to be using RSS for new product awareness. So the question becomes: Are we there yet?”

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Compostable Library Cards?

oing Green @your library – “The San Francisco Public Library will soon be handing out compostable corn EcoCards (they still offer plastic as an option). Its not that landfills are not overflowing with plastic library cards, but models environmentally responsibility.”

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Global Warming’s Library Challenge

Library Journal – “Like every institution that uses energy, consumes resources, and engages in construction or renovation, libraries have an impact on the environment and on the critical problem of climate change.”

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God’s Green Earth

Paper Cuts Blog – “The Green Bible,” printed on eco-friendly recycled paper, with cotton/linen cover and soy-based ink, makes the Word of God not only accessible (it’s the New Revised Standard Version, not the sonorous King James) but exceptionally biodegradable.”

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