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Library of Congress Launches New Blog To Spotlight International Collections

The Library of Congress has launched a new blog: 4 Corners of the World. “Dedicated to showcasing the international collections and studies at the Library of Congress, the blog will highlight important research resources and rare treasures from the Library’s four area studies divisions — African and Middle Eastern, Asian, European and Hispanic.”

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Momentary Observation- Distractions and Government Waste

Last week I saw an article in the Wall Street Journal regarding the Library of Congress and illegal aliens. It seems the Library of Congress wants to change certain terminology currently in use, namely the terms “illegal aliens” and “aliens”. 60 more words


THOMAS.gov Shutting Down on July 5

THOMAS.gov is turning off on July 5th. “On September 19, 2012 we introduced Congress.gov and mentioned that it ‘marks the first public announcement of the eventual end of THOMAS.’ And from that time on, the focus has been on making Congress.gov into a full-fledged replacement. 35 more words

Tweaks & Updates

The Lemonade Recipe

As you may have heard, Beyoncé released a new album/video collection. People are talking. Some say it is a work of genius. Piers Morgan liked the less political Beyoncé. 399 more words

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The Peanut Butter Meme

A facebook friend posted a meme this morning. There is a picture of a piece of bread, covered in peanut butter. There is forty point, sans serif, text pasted on the condiment. 393 more words


Researching at the Library of Congress

My experience researching at the Library of Congress is fairly extensive and I was most recently there this past February.  I’ve used the Main Reading Room, Newspaper & Current Periodical Room, Geography & Map Reading Room, and Microform Reading Room over the past few years.  932 more words


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Work Schedule is Open – Indefinite NTE 5 Years
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