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