Library of Congress

Library of Congress

Library of Congress

We are the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in our collections.
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1800
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The Verge

The Library of Congress wants to help you remix public domain audio clips

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Nebraska researchers partner with Library of Congress

Technical.ly DC

Library of Congress secured a $1M grant to pilot infrastructure for digital research

The Verge

Write history for the Library of Congress’ crowdsourcing project

Technical.ly

The Library of Congress is digging into baseball data

Sports Culture, Art, Books
GeekWire

Library of Congress saves the Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus and other online ‘web cultures’

Robotics Culture, Art, Books Websites
GeekWire

The Library of Congress has archived every public tweet for 12 years — and that’s changing in 2018

Quartz , FutureShift

The US Library of Congress has decided not every tweet is worth saving after all

TechCrunch , Ars Technica , Re/code , +1

Library of Congress will no longer archive all public tweets, citing longer character limits

Slashdot

The Library of Congress Will Stop Archiving Every Public Tweet On January 1st

CNET , The Verge , BI Tech

Library of Congress stops full-Twitter archiving at 2017's end

Privacy
Observer Innovation

The Library of Congress Opened Its Catalogs to the World—Here’s Why It Matters

Culture, Art, Books Music streaming
Technical.ly

The Library of Congress is going all in on GIS Day DC

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ZDNet

Congress' website was down for three days

Cyber security
Slashdot

Library of Congress Hit With a Denial-Of-Service Attack

WIRED

Library of Congress Says It’s OK to Hack Your Car

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