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The Library of Congress has announced that Jane Sánchez has been appointed chief of the Humanities and Social Sciences Division. Sánchez has more than 35 years of library and information program management experience—most recently as director of Library Services and Content Management at the Government Printing Office.
The Digital Public Library of America is an extraordinary new resource worth checking out immediately, especially if you have some […]
The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) presented its 2012 National Medal for Museum and Library Service to ten […]
From Historical Society of Washington D.C: Washington, D.C.— October 4, 2012 (PDF): The Historical Society of Washington, D.C. announced today it […]
Today,the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation announced the first 12 winners of a national competition […]
“The revolution will not be tweeted.” Or, so read the tagline on a recent Malcolm Gladwell article in The New […]