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Archive: June 2024 (3 Posts)

shelves of stacks of current newspapers with labels for the Washington Times, USA Today, Baltimore Sun.

How to Find Currently Received Newspapers

Posted by: Joanna Colclough

Learn how to find 21st century newspapers (current newspapers) in the Serial and Government Publications Division collections. These are mostly accessible on-site only, but you can look up titles from the comfort of your own computer using our interactive lists. "How to find" is a new blog series on tips, tricks, and tools to help you navigate the collections of the Newspaper and Current Periodical Reading Room.

Spider-man holds a man with one arm while swinging from a web between buildings with the other.

Treasures Gallery: Spider-Man’s Origin Story

Posted by: Malea Walker

One of the Library's many outstanding comic book holdings is the 24 original drawings by Steve Ditko for Amazing Fantasy No. 15 in August 1962, including the Spider-Man origin story. The iconic images were donated to the Library by an anonymous donor in 2008. They are included in the opening exhibit of the David M. Rubenstein Treasures Gallery.