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HOLIDAY ANNOUNCEMENT:  Town of Nashville Non-Emergency offices will be closed Monday, May 27th   , for Memorial Day.   Therefore the Garbage Services will run as follows: 

Monday Service  will be picked up on Tuesday, May 28th.

Tuesday Service will be picked up on Wednesday, May 29th.

Wednesday Service will be picked up on  Thursday, May  30th.

Thursday Service will be picked up on Friday, May 31st.

There will be NO BULK PICK UP during the week of May 27th.   Recycling will be picked up as regularly scheduled. 

 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE:  The proposed Fiscal Year 2019-2020 budget for the Town of Nashville has been presented to the Nashville Town Council and is available for public inspection in the office of the Town Clerk at the Nashville Town Hall from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm weekdays.  The Town of Nashville Town Council will hold a public hearing on the proposed budget at 7:00 pm on May 29, 2019 at Nashville Town Council Chambers located at 114 West Church Street, Nashville, North Carolina, for the purpose of receiving comments on the proposed budget. Interested persons are invited to attend the Public Hearing and express their views.


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ABC-CLIO E-book Collection- History and literature eBooks, including the series Daily Life, Critical Companions, Literature in Context, as well as American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography.

African-American Poetry- Poems from 1750-1900 including Lucy Terry Prince, Phillis Wheatley, Jupiter Hammon, Paul Laurence Dunbar, and more.

American Poetry- Find poems written from 1650-1920. Includes Anne Bradstreet, Emily Dickinson, Edgar Allan Poe, Phillis Wheatley, Walt Whitman and Herman Melville.

Arts & Humanities Database- This database features hundreds of titles covering Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies.

Ebook Central Academic and Public Library Complete- Scholarly titles supporting student and faculty research, and general nonfiction on topics such as school & studying, career development, arts & leisure, and practical life skills.

eBooks on EBSCOhost- Over 26,000 fiction, reference, scholarly, and professional books online.

English Poetry- Find poems written from 600 to 1900 including Thomas Percy, Walter Scott, Robert Dodsley, Francis Turner Palgrave, and more.

Faber Poetry Library- Find poems written from 600 to 1900 including Thomas Percy, Walter Scott, Robert Dodsley, Francis Turner Palgrave, and more.

Gale Literary Sources- Combines Literature Resource Center with Gale Virtual Reference Library in one interface. Articles, critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, and biographies covering authors, their works, and literary movements.

Gale Virtual Reference Library- Searchable collection of online reference titles.

HomeGrown Ebooks Collection- A collection of more than 3,200 eBooks from a variety of North Carolina publishers. Includes popular and scholarly nonfiction, novels by well-known NC authors, and award-winning short fiction and poetry.

Library Science Database- This database allows you to search the full-text of leading library and information science journals. This collection provides full-text coverage of 125+ core titles.

Literature Resource Center- Articles, critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, and biographies covering authors, their works, and literary movements.

NoveList Plus- A readers’ advisory resource that uses appeal factors and expert reviews to offer read-alike and listen-alike recommendations for fiction, nonfiction, and audiobooks.

Open Library- A downloadable eBook collection with books contributed from libraries across the country. Create a username and password to borrow up to five books at a time.

ProQuest Learning: Literature- Full-text works of poetry, prose and drama, and secondary sources such as author biographies, literary criticisms, essays, reviews and interviews. Designed with schools and public libraries in mind.

RBdigital- Downloadable audio and ebooks on a variety of topics, including language learning, history, biography, classic literature, and more. Compatible with most iPods and WMA compatible MP3 players.

Twentieth Century African-American Poetry- 62 of the most important African-American poets of the last century: Langston Hughes, Jean Toomer, Imamu Amiri Baraka, Audre Lorde and Rita Dove.

Twentieth Century American Poetry- A database of modern and contemporary American poetry from the early twentieth century to the present. Presently includes 36,000 poems drawn from 460 volumes by 217 poets.

Twentieth-Century English Poetry- Modernist poems (1900-1999): W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Wilfred Owen, Robert Graves, A.E. Housman, D.H. Lawrence, Carol Ann Duffy, and more.