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ALTOONA AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY CELEBRATED 90 YEARS WITH A TIME CAPSULE – HONORED FIRST NOVEL SERVICE AWARD WINNER

The Altoona Area Public Library celebrated its history from its humble beginnings of a room atop a ticket office to the three-story, fully-equipped structure that stands today. On Thursday, November 9, 2017, the Altoona Area Public Library started off the presentation with the sealing of a time capsule at the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, […]

ScanPA Digitization Project

The Altoona Area Public Library has recently joined the ranks of other libraries that have uploaded digital collections to Power Library’s PA Photos and Documents which is an online digital repository for preserving our history. The first collection uploaded was selected as a test case to prepare for future public scanning sessions. The collection consists […]