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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.

American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography- Life histories of former slaves compiled from 4,000 interviews with ex-slaves.

ArchiveGrid- Access to primary source information, including birth and death records, ship logs, and cemetery records.

Biography Reference Bank- A biography database of in-depth profiles from Current Biography and World Authors, the periodical coverage of Biography Index, and specialist content from Junior Authors & Illustrators.

Biography Reference Center- A comprehensive collection of full-text biographies on popular and heavily-researched figures. Users can locate biographies of interest by browsing key categories, including occupation, nationality, publication and more than 30 genre categories including actors, artists, athletes, authors, current world leaders, explorers, scientists and many others.

Credo Reference- A premier virtual reference collection including encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, images, audio files, and videos in a wide expanse of subject areas.

Criminal Justice Database- Research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends.

DigitalNC- Explore the history and culture of North Carolina through original materials from cultural heritage repositories across the state.

Digital Public Library of America- The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) provides access to millions of photographs, manuscripts, books, sounds, moving images, and more from libraries, archives, and museums across the United States. Find primary sources to use in school projects, academic research, family history research, and more.

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.

Films on Demand Video Collection- Thousands of high quality videos on business & economics, health & medicine, humanities & social sciences, and science & mathematics, as well as travel and fitness programming, home and how-to videos, indie films, and popular music performances. Includes Oscar, Emmy and Peabody award winning documentaries, interviews, instructional and vocational training videos, historical speeches and newsreels.

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.

HeritageQuest- Treasury of American genealogical sources: unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. Includes historical census, PERSI, Revolutionary War records, and more.

Historic North Carolina Digital Newspaper Collection- Newspapers.com North Carolina Collection. 3.5 million pages of digitized content from over 1,000 NC county newspapers.

History Study Center- A collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day.

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

Military Database- Articles from topics across all government and military branches, including international relations, political science, criminology, defense, aeronautics and space flight, communications, civil engineering, and more.

NCPedia- Information about the state, its history, people, government, and educational institutions.

North America Women's Letters and Diaries- Women's writings from the Colonial period to 1950. Includes writings by Abigail Adams, Louisa May Alcott, Susan B. Anthony, Clara Barton, Dorothea L. Dix, Julia Ward Howe, and more.

Political Science Database- Political science and international relations journals, dissertations and working papers on topics such as comparative politics, political economy, international development, and environmental policy.

ProQuest Central- General reference database for over 175 subjects from magazines, journals and newspapers, including peer-reviewed and scholarly works.

ProQuest Research Library- General reference database from business and political science to literature and psychology scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and daily news content, accessible to readers and researchers at every level.

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.

SIRS Knowledge Source- Search three SIRS databases at once for articles, primary sources, websites and graphics to support students with research, study and homework. Includes SIRS Issues Researcher, SIRS Government Reporter, and SIRS Renaissance.

SIRS Renaissance- Full-text articles on arts & humanities subjects in the areas of Architecture & Design, Culture, Literature, Multimedia, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy & Religion and Visual Arts.

Social Science Database- Research covering topics in sociology, social work, anthropology, and politics.