This blogpost offers a reminder that the Ask a Librarian service and the online catalogs with rich international content are still available while the Library of Congress buildings are closed to the public.
When the news of the day seems overwhelming, nothing can soothe frayed nerves more than an interlude, however brief, with poetry or with nature.
Is there science fiction in North Korea? Surprisingly, the answer is yes. This blog looks at some of its characteristics.
This blogpost highlights resources available at the Library of Congress regarding Emperor Menelik II of Ethiopia and the Battle of Adwa.
A brief glimpse into the interconnectend lives of several powerful medieval Scandinavian women.
Anandibai Joshee (1865-1887) was the first woman from India to earn a degree in western medicine in the United States.
(This is a guest post by Bianca Poma, a 2020 Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities Archaeological Research Fellow at the Library of Congress. The post originally appeared on the Worlds Revealed Blog.) Since the moment I could carry on a well phrased conversation, I have always been curious by nature and have asked a lot […]
[Haz clic aquí para versión en inglés] La División Hispánica apoya con entusiasmo la nueva campaña de crowdsourcing de La Biblioteca Jurídica del Congreso y By the People (BTP): #Herencia: una iniciativa cuyo propósito será mejorar el acceso a la importante colección de documentos jurídicos españoles de la Biblioteca del Congreso. Este es el primer proyecto […]
[Haz clic aquí para la versión en español] The Hispanic Division is excited to support the Law Library of Congress and By the People (BTP) in their invitation to improve access to a collection of Spanish Legal Documents. The Herencia BTP crowdsource campaign is the first at the Library of Congress to focus on Spanish, […]
Benjamin Franklin Bache, grandson of Benjamin Franklin, disseminated his grandfather’s and his own revolutionary principles through the materials he disseminated as a printer, especially his almanacs.