Library of Congress
The Library of Congress is honoring Billy Joel with its Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.
The World Digital Library led by the Library of Congress reached a milestone Thursday, surpassing 10,000 items with the addition of ancient manuscripts from the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore.
The Library of Congress is hosting an open house of its ornate Main Reading Room to show how the public can access the library’s resources and a presidential display for President’s Day.
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Just in time for a new movie about the making of “Mary Poppins,” the 1964 Disney classic starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke has been selected for preservation at the Library of Congress so future generations of Americans can see it.
The Library of Congress estimates as many as 70 percent of silent movies have been lost to time.
A former Library of Congress worker has been sentenced to five years and six months in federal prison for stalking and identification fraud.
Astronomers and scientists joined Seth MacFarlane at the Library of Congress for the opening of a new collection of Carl Sagan’s papers.
The historic main building of the Library of Congress was evacuated after a water alarm went off.
The National Book Festival is closing with the announcement of a $5 million gift to continue the event for at least the next five years on the National Mall.