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A.R.E. Library - Timeline 

1938         The Library - This is a vintage article about the hopes and dreams for a library. A.R.E. Bulletin VOL. VII No. 12 August, 1938 (pdf)
1946   Vintage photograph of the A.R.E. Library. The A.R.E. Library started as a reading room in the Cayce household. Photograph of David E. Kahn, Hugh Lynn Cayce and Harold J. Reilly in front of the bookshelves at A.R.E. Headquarters.
1975   The Book Brigade In 1975, over 200 staff and volunteers spent their day moving 16,000 books from the Cayce hospital building to their new home on the second floor of the newly built Visitor Center.
1977   Library purchases Andrew Jackson Davis Collection
A.R.E. News July 1977 (pdf)
1979   Library Purchases the Egerton Sykes Collection
1988   First Friends of the Library Newsletter (pdf)  
2005   The Card Catalog changed from paper to digital
2008   The Alan M. Smith Media Lounge was created
2010   Virtual Library launched