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TOMORROW: Kluge astrobiology symposium #PrepareToDiscover ( go.usa.gov/VYEe ) live-streamed via NASA ac.arc.nasa.gov/loc/
Sept 17, 1862, was the bloodiest single day of the Civil War, with 23,000 casualties in the Battle at Antietam. go.usa.gov/ypVw
We the People: Today we celebrate the 227th anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution in Ph... 1.usa.gov/1p0Uk2C
Information on this week's @NASA / @librarycongress astrobiology symposium is in today's blog post go.usa.gov/pTxY #PrepareToDiscover
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The route of Theodore Roosevelt"s last expedition is shown on this 1914 map from the  Bulletin of the AGS: go.usa.gov/pWbB
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October Films Salute Newspapers, Lauren Bacall, James Garner: The 74th year of National Newspaper Week (Octobe... 1.usa.gov/1sjEelX
The latest Annual Report of the Librarian of Congress is now available as a downloadable PDF. go.usa.gov/p27F
Did you know that we've launched a new set of tablet apps for use in the classroom? Very cool: go.usa.gov/p4pC @TeachingLC
Our @KlugeCtr has also launched a new blog, check it out: go.usa.gov/p4NW
Welcome to our newest Twitter feed, @KlugeCtr : We are The John W. Kluge Center, a scholars center inside the Library of Congress
THIS WEEK: astrobiology symposium Sept 18-19 ( go.usa.gov/VYEe ); live-streamed via NASA ac.arc.nasa.gov/loc/ #PrepareToDiscover
How "We Shall Overcome" became the anthem of a movement in this issue of #LCM go.usa.gov/VxGR
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage: Feliz Cumpleaños, Hispanic Division: (Today is the beginning of Hispanic Herita... 1.usa.gov/1ww6Oar
Student Discovery Ebook Series Launched: The new Library of Congress Student Discovery Sets for iPad tablets b... 1.usa.gov/X6N1yT
To honor Respect for the Aged Day in Japan, view our 2001 exhibit on Japanese prints from the 17th-19th centuries. go.usa.gov/ypmR
National Hispanic Heritage Month begins today & runs through Oct. 15. Resources, information here: go.usa.gov/V6Nz
Happy 200th Birthday Star-Spangled Banner! Read it's history in #LCM go.usa.gov/VxGR & see rare sheet music go.usa.gov/VYk3
Mark Twain, intellectual rights & copyright in this issue of #LCM go.usa.gov/VxGR
Live stream of Sept 18-19 astrobiology symposium ( go.usa.gov/VYEe ) avail through NASA ac.arc.nasa.gov/loc/ #PrepareToDiscover
Science Lecture Series on Mars, Wildfires, More: The 2014 fall science lecture series from the Library of Cong... 1.usa.gov/1xUinKi
Conservation Corner: A Persian Manuscript: (The following is a guest post written by Yasmeen Khan, senior book... 1.usa.gov/WTflV6
What do Bambi & Chinatown have in common? #NatFilmRegistry! Nominate new titles TODAY, last chance this year ! go.usa.gov/yNc3
Congrats to our sister feed! MT @TeachingLC It's our first #Twitterversary! Thx to all amazing educators who've kept the conversation lively
Our National Anthem is 200 years old & not showing a sign of age. See historic images at our Pinterest page: pinterest.com/LibraryCongres…
ASCAP Exhibit Travels to Los Angeles: The Library of Congress exhibition "ASCAP: One Hundred Years and Beyond"... 1.usa.gov/1rTq3nj
Map of Attack on Harper’s Ferry, VA by Confederate forces, September 12-14, 1862. go.usa.gov/VGye
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LAST DAY! Sept 12 is deadline for nominations to our #NatFilmRegistry - Nominate now! go.usa.gov/yNc3
#NatFilmRegistry - Connections are French, Summers are Endless & Professors are Nutty. Nominate a film today! go.usa.gov/yNc3
Martha Graham, Aaron Copland & the genesis of Appalachian Spring in this issue of #LCM go.usa.gov/VxGR
What a great way to honor a #Detroit legend! A collection of Rosa Parks items will be featured at @librarycongress on.freep.com/1rN6LzQ
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The Library of Congress is undoubtedly the most beautiful building in Washington DC. @librarycongress @washingtondc pic.twitter.com/V99cyLWppH
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How great was Gatsby? Come to the Library & find out Monday at noon. go.usa.gov/VpJA
#NatFilmRegistry - Bambi meets Dirty Harry (good thing there’s a Hospital too). Nominate a film today! go.usa.gov/yNc3
One year after Sept. 11, 2001, the Library shared acquisitions obtained during the year following the attacks go.usa.gov/ypUB
Hey, DC friends—on Weds Sept 17 at 10:30 AM, I'll be at the Young Readers Center at @librarycongress! pic.twitter.com/1x57evhjSI
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Bringing Up Baby Face in the Crowd. The Empire Strikes Back to the Future. Mix, match, nominate to #NatFilmRegistry go.usa.gov/yNc3
There are some great films that are NOT on #NatFilmRegistry. You can change that. Nominate before Sept. 12 deadline! go.usa.gov/VZ3G
Civil Rights Act Exhibition Opens Today: An exhibition celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Ac... 1.usa.gov/WJetlT
Songs of a Movement: Music is a powerful tool. It can create an emotional response, a feeling, a certain attit... 1.usa.gov/1rGM34L
NOW OPEN! New exhibition on #CivilRightsAct in our Jefferson Bldg, Washington DC! More: go.usa.gov/Vqfe pic.twitter.com/Zodl13we1Z
Rosa Parks Papers to Reside at Library of Congress: The Library of Congress will be the new home of the Rosa P... 1.usa.gov/WG0U71
Need help picking a film to nominate to #NatFilmRegistry by Sept. 12 deadline? Try here: go.usa.gov/VZ3G
A 1947 interview with Jackie Robinson is part of the new #CivilRightsAct exhibit opening tomorrow go.usa.gov/Vqfe
Hear voices of W.E.B. DuBois, A. Philip Randolph & other leaders in #CivilRightsAct exhibition opening tomorrow go.usa.gov/Vqfe
#NatFilmRegistry - BIG. Big Business, Big Heat, Big Parade, Big Sleep, Big Trail. Nominate your BIG favorite today! go.usa.gov/yNc3