American Library Association stands with local libraries like the Rutherford County Library System in condemning threats of violence (with audio)

Jul 19, 2022 at 06:15 am by WGNS

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – Over the years there has been a growing trend of threats of violence and vandalism at local libraries, some of which have turned into more than just words. In June, the American Library Association (ALA) released a detailed statement condemning such threats and acts of violence in libraries. Amanda, who is with the Rutherford County Library System, read the statement that was released by the ALA Executive Board... While there have not been any recent or serious threats made towards staff of the Linebaugh Library or other library branches in Rutherford County, local law enforcement are keeping a close eye on our local library locations.

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Hear an UPDATE on different events at the different Rutherford County Library branches (10 Min and 10 Sec):

Rutherford County Library System locations:

1. Linebaugh Public Library (Main Branch):
105 W Vine St, Murfreesboro, TN, US, 37130

2. Smyrna Public Library:
400 Enon Springs Rd W, Smyrna, TN, US, 37167

3. MGL (Myrtle Glanton Lord) Public Library:
521 Mercury Blvd, Murfreesboro, TN, US, 37130

4.  Eagleville Bicentennial Public Library:
317 Old Hwy 99, Eagleville, TN, US, 37060

5. Technology Engagement Center (TEC):
306 Minerva Dr. Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Visit the Rutherford County Library System online HERE.

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