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Archive: August 2023 (6 Posts)

A collage of historic and contemporary photographs of baseball players and collections from the Library of Congress.

More Baseball Trivia: Summer Reading Part 2

Posted by: Alli Hartley-Kong

The trivia questions in this post were created by Library of Congress Internship (LOCI) program spring 2023 participant Katrina Limson, a MLIS student at San Jose State University. As the dog days of summer goes on, so does the Library of Congress’s partnership with the Washington Nationals—the “team that reads”! On July 31, the Nationals …

Card catalog with an orange origami shrimp in it

In Search of a Shrimp: Origami Collections & Activity

Posted by: Alli Hartley-Kong

This is a guest post written by Jennifer Ezell, an Educational Programs Specialist in the Informal Learning Office, with special thanks to Cameron Penwell, Japanese Reference Specialist in the Asian Division at the Library of Congress. This past April, we hosted our annual Japanese Culture Day event, a celebration of Japanese culture and heritage featuring …