The Library of Congress welcomed the new year with a variety of blog posts. Following are a sampling of stories.
In the Muse: Performing Arts Blog
Cait Miller commemorates the 150th anniversary of the composer’s death.
In Custodia Legis: Law Librarians of Congress
Robert Brammer looks back on the failed attempt on the seventh president’s life.
The Signal: Digital Preservation
Efforts are being made to preserve the culture of the western North Carolina Smokey Mountain Region.
Teaching with the Library of Congress
Rebecca Newland, the Library of Congress 2013-14 Teacher in Residence, talks about using the works of the children’s author in the classroom.
Picture This: Library of Congress Prints & Photos
Helena Zinkham gives an update on the successful social media community.
From the Catbird Seat: Poetry and Literature at the Library of Congress
Rob Casper talks poetry with a group of enthusiasts.
Sports play a big part in military culture.