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July 12, 2024

Preserving History: Fletch Coke’s Legacy

In 1993, Fletch Coke approached the Metro Archives with a significant idea: creating a database of all cemeteries and graveyards in Davidson County. This project aimed to protect these sacred spaces from vandalism and destruction by developers, which was becoming

July 1, 2024

Nashville Public Library Foundation Welcomes New Board Chair and Directors Focused on Building Awareness for Nashville’s Essential Public Library System

July 1, 2024 Nashville, Tenn., – Nashville Public Library Foundation (NPLF), a non-profit organization advancing the impact and reach of Nashville Public Library (NPL) programs and initiatives, welcomes six new members to its Board of Directors for fiscal year 2025.

June 28, 2024

Bridging the Digital Divide: Empowering Seniors Through Digital Inclusion 

By NPLF In an increasingly digital world, access to technology and the internet is not merely a convenience but a necessity. Yet, for many seniors, navigating this digital landscape can be daunting. Nashville Public Library (NPL), through its Digital Inclusion

June 26, 2024

Meet the Board: Alvaro Manrique Barrenechea, Program Chair

When Alvaro moved to the United States in February 2015, his first U.S. account was with his local library. Despite not having a Social Security number or a U.S.-issued ID, he was able to access the vast resources offered by