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Reference: 2012 U.S. Presidential Primary and Caucus Calendar

December 25, 2011 by

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The calendar is provided by the National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS). Direct to Calendar See Also: Key Upcoming Dates on 2012 Campaign Trail (via The Hill) See Also: IFES Election Calendar (Global) Advertisements

Beijing’s First “Human Library” Opens

December 25, 2011 by

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From Xinhua: Beijing’s first human library opened Saturday night, with dozens of readers and six “living books” exchanging their life stories and ideas. In a human library, also called living library, readers borrow and return books as they do in a normal one. But books in a human library are real people who engage readers […]

National Library of the Netherlands (KB) and National Archives of the Netherlands To Become One Organization

December 25, 2011 by

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From the Announcement: The Koninklijke Bibliotheek, the National Library of the Netherlands, and the National Archives will be integrated into one organization. This was decided by the Cabinet on 23 December following a proposal from Secretary of State Zijlstra (OCW: Ministry of Education, Culture and Science). The integration is a logical continuation of the substantial […]