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Lawrence Public Library

Archive-It Partner Since: Oct, 2017

Organization Type: Public Libraries & Local Governments

Organization URL: https://lplks.org/   

Description:

Lawrence Public Library (LPL for short) is a community learning hub that believes in sharing knowledge and resources. We empower our community to imagine more together to grow a world we can all believe in by learning, connecting, creating, and growing with a passionate staff and vast collections, resources, services, and programs.

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Title: Lawrence, Kansas -- Larryville -- Community Site

URL: http://brushyrun.farm/larryville/

Collection: Community

Description: Larryville.com hosted a community calendar, community forum, "swapmeet" (where community members could advertise, trade, sell, and buy personal goods and services), and local commercial promotions. The site also linked to a number of personal and business sites, as well as miscellaneous articles.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) HTML Script (Computer program language) Community forums--online Early web

Title: HEEEPS

URL: http://heeeps.com/

Collection: Community

Description: HEEEPS serves as an archive of local skate videos from the VHS era, as well as more recent videos and articles that are related to the Lawrence/Kansas City area skate scene.

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Videos: 6696 Videos Captured

Subject:   Skateboarding Lawrence (Kan.) Video art.

Title: Lawrence/Douglas County, Kansas African American Oral History Interviews

URL: http://oralhistory.lplks.org/index.html

Collection: Local History

Description: A collection of interviews conducted with African American residents of Lawrence and Douglas County, Kansas. Interviews were conducted over the course of 28 years, initially by Curtis Nether and Linda Poindexter and in subsequent years by the Lawrence-Douglas County African American Oral History Project under the leadership of Alice Fowler, Leonard Monroe, and Marla Jackson.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.)--History. African Americans--Civil rights--Kansas Oral history

Title: Peaslee Tech

URL: http://peasleetech.org/

Collection: Education

Description: "Peaslee Tech is a technical school located in Lawrence, Kansas. Students apply, enroll, and receive certificates through surrounding community colleges but take the classes onsite at Peaslee Tech." Peaslee Tech offers programs in residential electricity, residental plumbing, facilities maintenance, industrial maintenance, pharmacy tech, commercial driving (CDL), Cisco network tech, court reporting, and drivers education, among others.

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Videos: 17 Videos Captured

Subject:   Technical education. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: Raintree Montessori School

URL: http://raintreemontessori.org/current/

Collection: Education

Description: Website of Raintree Montessori School, founded in 1978 and offering pre-school and elementary programs for children ages 18 months to 12.

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Subject:   Montessori method of education. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: St. John's Mexican Fiesta

URL: http://stjohnsfiesta.com/

Collection: Community

Description: St. John's Fiesta is a celebration of Mexican American culture in Lawrence, Kan., which provides funding for a Spanish language program at St. John's School and a scholarship fund for post secondary education to Mexican youth in Lawrence.

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Subject:   Hispanic heritage Scholarships Lawrence (Kan.)

Title: Tenants To Homeowners – The Lawrence Community Housing Trust

URL: http://tenants-to-homeowners.org/

Collection: Community

Description: Tenants to Homeowners is a Lawrence-based affordable housing nonprofit that provides homebuyer education workshops, maintenance workshops, post-purchase counseling, and foreclosure prevention advocacy. Since 1992, Tenants to Homeowners has helped 350 families become homeowners, and the organization has a 0% foreclosure rate since the adoption of the Housing Trust in 2005.

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Subject:   Affordable housing Lawrence (Kan.) Housing trusts

Title: Leo Beuerman

URL: http://uss-rangerguy.com/Lawrence/Leo_Beuerman.htm

Collection: Local History

Description: An early web (HTML) page containing auto/biographical information and photographs of Leo Beuerman, who lived from 1902 to 1974, sold pencils on Massachusetts Street, and was the subject of an Academy-award nominated documentary. Beuerman was a dwarf and was unable to walk.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.)--History--20th century. Dwarfism

Title: LPL Blog

URL: http://www.lawrence.lib.ks.us/category/if-you-like/

Collection: Lawrence Public Library

Description: April 2018 captures contain a series of "Like, Try, Why" blog posts. More recent captures (2019 to present) archive LPL staff's public blogposts, on topics like moving to Lawrence, Dungeons & Dragons, and romance genre fiction.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Public libraries.

Title: In the Spotlight

URL: http://www.lawrence.lib.ks.us/category/in-the-spotlight/

Collection: Lawrence Public Library

Description: LPL staff blog posts from 2018, on topics like Donald Glover's Atlanta, hygge, and Barry Crimmins.

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Videos: 3 Videos Captured

Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Public libraries.

Title: Other

URL: http://www.lawrence.lib.ks.us/category/other/

Collection: Lawrence Public Library

Description: An "other" LPL blog page containing information on Nerd Nites 23 through 25.

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Videos: 27 Videos Captured

Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Public libraries.

Title: Staff Picks

URL: http://www.lawrence.lib.ks.us/category/staff-picks/

Collection: Lawrence Public Library

Description: LPL staff picks, including posts on Hamilton, Hunter S. Thompson, and superheroes.

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Videos: 50 Videos Captured

Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Public libraries.

Title: Kids + Babies

URL: http://www.lawrence.lib.ks.us/kids-room/

Collection: Lawrence Public Library

Description: LPL's children's department page, including information on the kid's room, early literacy, Starlings, 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, school support, online resources, award winners, storytimes, and staff picks and blogs.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Public libraries.

Title: Renovation/Expansion

URL: http://www.lawrence.lib.ks.us/renovation-construction/

Collection: Lawrence Public Library

Description: A record of LPL's facility renovation (2014). Includes blueprints of the new building, information on the artwork designed for the library, semiregular updates on the renovation's progress, and the library's LEED certification application.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Public libraries.

Title: Home Delivery

URL: http://www.lawrence.lib.ks.us/seniors/

Collection: Lawrence Public Library

Description: The Book Van visits numerous retirement communities in Lawrence. Patrons with physical disabilities or transportation limitations can also arrange for home delivery.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Public libraries.

Title: Teen Zone

URL: http://www.lawrence.lib.ks.us/teen-zone/

Collection: Lawrence Public Library

Description: LPL's teen department page, including new YA books and graphic novels, teen zone info, award winners, school support, and information on the Teen Advisory Board and VolunTeens.

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Videos: 1 Videos Captured

Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Public libraries.

Title: Lawrence Montessori School

URL: http://www.lawrencemontessorischool.com/

Collection: Education

Description: Website of Lawrence Montessori School, a Montessori primary school operating since 2010 and founded by Purviz Birdie.

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Subject:   Montessori method of education. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: Lawrence Unchained Bicycle Co-op – A Non-profit, Volunteer-run Community Bike Shop in Lawrence, Kansas

URL: http://www.lawrenceunchained.com/

Collection: Community

Description: Lawrence Unchained is a non-profit, volunteer-run community bike shop for promoting cycling safety education, bike maintenance instruction, exchanges and repair of bicycles, in Lawrence, Kansas.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Cooperative education. Bicycle sharing programs.

Title: Montessori Children's House of Lawrence

URL: http://www.montessorilawrence.org/

Collection: Education

Description: Website of Montessori Children's House of Lawrence, a Montessori primary school in operation since 1973.

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Subject:   Montessori method of education. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: Bishop Seabury Academy

URL: http://www.seaburyacademy.org/

Collection: Education

Description: Website of Bishop Seabury Academy, a college preparatory school founded in 1994. Bishop Seabury Academy is an accredited member of the Independent Schools Association of the Central States and a member of the National Association of Episcopal Schools and the National Association of Independent Schools.

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Videos: 21 Videos Captured

Subject:   National Association of Independent Schools. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: The Indian Leader – The oldest running Native American student newspaper

URL: http://www.theindianleader.com

Collection: Community

Description: Archived and current issues of the Indian Leader, the student newspaper of Haskell Indian Nations University. The newspaper covers stories related to campus events, politics, sports, student council, and Indian Country, and publishes opinion pieces and horoscopes.

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Subject:   Haskell Indian Nations University--Newspapers. Lawrence (Kan.) Student journalism

Title: Bill Hatke | The Life, Writings and Legend of Our Friend Bill

URL: https://billhatke.wordpress.com/

Collection: Community

Description: A chronicle of the life of Bill Hatke, long-time Lawrence resident who died in 2007. Hatke had three degrees from the University of Kansas, lived on the 1100 block of New York Street, and gradually gave up many modern conveniences, including electricity, indoor plumbing, and phones.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Gardeners. Urban farming

Title: Lawrence KS DSA

URL: https://lawrencedsa.com/

Collection: Community

Description: The Lawrence (Kan.) chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America was founded in 2019 by students and workers to advance a more free, democratic, and humane society.

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Subject:   Democratic Socialists of America Lawrence (Kan.) Political activists

Title: Lawrence Association of Neighborhoods – Neighborhoods working together!

URL: https://lawrenceneighborhoods.wordpress.com/

Collection: Community

Description: The Lawrence Association of Neighborhoods (LAN) exists to support and enhance the viability and effectiveness of Lawrence neighborhood associations and the Urban Growth Area. It aims to provide opportunities for networking among neighborhoods for the sharing of resources, information, and expertise; to encourage and assist in the development of new neighborhood associations within the City of Lawrence boundaries and the Urban Growth Area; to encourage the cooperation of neighborhoods with similar concerns in order to facilitate the achievement of their common goals; to identify more efficient ways to evaluate the effects of city government policies, services, and programs on neighborhoods; and to encourage accurate and timely feedback to city officials on neighborhood concerns and issues regarding city policies, services, and programs.

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Subject:   Neighborhood associations. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: Lawrence Public Library

URL: https://lplks.org/

Collection: Lawrence Public Library

Description: The homepage of the Lawrence Public Library. Includes access points to library collections, library services and information on accessing the library.

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Videos: 253 Videos Captured

Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Public libraries.

Title: LPL Seed Library

URL: https://lplks.org/browse_program/seed-library/

Collection: Lawrence Public Library

Description: Lawrence Public Library’s Seed Library provides seeds and offers gardening resources for our community. The library site includes information on local gardens, farmer's markets, gardening resources, and gardening events.

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Videos: 194 Videos Captured

Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Public libraries.

Title: Community Mercantile Archives

URL: https://mercarchives.wordpress.com/

Collection: Community

Description: A collaborative project of Community Mercantile member-owners. Contains historical information on the founding of the Community Mercantile, its relocations over time, and portraits of its owner-members and staff.

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Subject:   Cooperative stores. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: St. John Catholic School

URL: https://sjevangelist.com/school/

Collection: Education

Description: Website of St. John Catholic School, the first Catholic elementary school in Lawrence, Kan., in operation since 1956 and originating as a parish school attached to St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.

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Videos: 39 Videos Captured

Subject:   Catholic schools. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: QR1863: A public list by 1863Lawrence

URL: https://twitter.com/1863Lawrence/lists/qr1863/

Collection: Local History

Description: A "live tweeting" historical reenactment of Quantrill's Raid (1863).

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Videos: 13 Videos Captured

Subject:   Historical reenactments. Quantrill's Raid (Lawrence, Kan.), 1863. Twitter.

Title: Dr. Anthony Lewis (@draslewis)

URL: https://twitter.com/draslewis/

Collection: Education

Description: USD 497 superintendent's professional Twitter feed.

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Videos: 312 Videos Captured

Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.). Public schools. Twitter.

Title: QR1863: A public list by 1863Lawrence

URL: https://twitter.com/hashtag/QR1863?src=hash/

Collection: Local History

Description: A "live tweeting" historical reenactment of Quantrill's Raid (1863).

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Videos: 2 Videos Captured

Subject:   Twitter. Quantrill's Raid (Lawrence, Kan.), 1863. Historical reenactments.

Title: LarryvilleLife (@larryvillelife)

URL: https://twitter.com/larryvillelife/

Collection: Community

Description: Twitter feed chronicling Lawrence, Kan. events

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Videos: 411 Videos Captured

Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.). Twitter.

Title: Veritas Christian School

URL: https://veritaschristianschool.org/

Collection: Education

Description: Website of Veritas Christian School, a nondenominational Classical Christian School founded in 1978 and offering kindergarten through 12th grade.

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Videos: 11 Videos Captured

Subject:   Christian education. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: New York School Mural Project

URL: https://vimeo.com/103952778/

Collection: Community

Description: A short video chronicling the painting of a mural at New York Elementary School (East Lawrence, Kan.).

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Subject:   Neighborhood-based arts projects. Oral history. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: Facing EAST

URL: https://vimeo.com/99573994/

Collection: Community

Description: Through site-specific cinema Facing EAST celebrates the people and culture of the East Lawrence neighborhood. A series of Interviews with sixteen East Lawrence neighborhood residents form this Renku/collage style tale of the much beloved, historical neighborhood and the people who make it their home.

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Subject:   Neighborhood-based arts projects. Oral history. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: Elizabeth Ballard Community Services (EBCS) - Lawrence, KS

URL: https://www.ballardcenter.org/

Collection: Education

Description: The Ballard Center is a nonprofit in Lawrence, Kansas, that provides emergency rent and utility assistance, food and clothing pantries, and early childhood education. It has been in operation since 1967 and also includes Penn House, a nonprofit Human Services agency.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Early childhood education. Community services.

Title: Lawrence High Inter-Tribal Club - Home | Facebook

URL: https://www.facebook.com/LHSIntertribal/?ref=py_c

Collection: Education

Description: Lawrence High Inter-Tribal Club supports and celebrates Native American students. The club undertakes a number of outreach activities, including speaking with younger students, making displays about Native culture and appropriation, and hosting Indian taco fundraisers.

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Videos: 6 Videos Captured

Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Extracurricular activities Native American students.

Title: Lawrence Revolution School - Home | Facebook

URL: https://www.facebook.com/LawrenceRevolutionSchool/?ref=py_c

Collection: Education

Description: An organization which educates young people (ages 15-19) about systemic oppression and social change.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Youth--Political activity.

Title: ECM KU (@ecmku)

URL: https://www.instagram.com/ecmku/

Collection: Community

Description: Instagram feed of Ecumenical Campus Ministries at the University of Kansas: "a welcoming and safe place for students and the Lawrence community to cultivate compassion & justice."

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Subject:   Ecumenism. University of Kansas.

Title: Mona Cliff (@spottedcloud)

URL: https://www.instagram.com/spottedcloud/

Collection: Community

Description: Mona Cliff is a Native A'ananin visual artist working in Lawrence, Kansas, at the intersection of beadwork and technological imagery.

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Videos: 44 Videos Captured

Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Native American artists Beadwork.

Title: Justice Matters in Lawrence, Kansas

URL: https://www.justicemattersinkansas.org/

Collection: Community

Description: Justice Matters is an interfaith nonprofit organization founded to study, understand, and address issues of injustice in Lawrence, Kansas, and to strengthen understanding of the scriptural imperative to do justice. There are currently 17 member congregations, including First Presbyterian Church, First United Methodist Church, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Haskell Catholic Campus Center, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Islamic Society of Lawrence, Morning Star Church, Ninth Street Baptist Church, Oread Friends Meeting, Peace Mennonite Church, Plymouth Congregation Church St John Catholic Church, St Luke AME Church, St Margaret Episcopal Church, Trinity Lutheran Church, Velocity Church, and Victory Bible Church.

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Subject:   Interdenominational cooperation. Lawrence (Kan.) Political activists.

Title: Prairie Moon Waldorf School

URL: https://www.prairiemoon.org/

Collection: Education

Description: Website of Prairie Moon Waldorf School, which "offers Waldorf education from early childhood through middle school on seven rural acres in the Kaw River Valley. Currently, the only Waldorf school in Kansas, Prairie Moon is an Associate Member of the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America and the Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America." The school opened in 2005.

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Subject:   Waldorf education. Lawrence (Kan.).

Title: Home - Renters Together LFK

URL: https://www.renterstogetherlfk.org/

Collection: Community

Description: Renters Together LFK advocates for renters through tenant rights education, neighborhood organizing, and local political activism.

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Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.) Political activists Affordable housing

Title: Lawrence Public Schools USD 497

URL: https://www.usd497.org/

Collection: Education

Description: Website of USD 497, Lawrence's public school system. Includes district calendar, staff directory, schools foundation, student registration, menus, Skyward access, PowerSchool access, and information on adult education.

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Videos: 81 Videos Captured

Subject:   Lawrence (Kan.). Public schools.

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