Jason Reynolds, the National Ambassador for Young Peoples Literature, writes about the problems of posing for photographs in his August newsletter.
Tune in on Instagram and Twitter to learn 19 stories you may not know from the Library of Congress, Smithsonian and National Archives. Every weekday from August 3 through Women’s Equality Day, August 26, we’re counting down from 19 to 1 with a new story each day on our Instagram and Twitter feeds.
The Library begins a new blog for families and children, Minerva’s Kaleidoscope.
Library collections preserve photos taken by George S. Patton, the brilliant World War II commander on campaigns through North Africa and Europe. His family donated his papers to the Library after his death in 1945.
Amara Alexander is the 2019-20 Einstein Fellow at the Library of Congress. Here, she writes about her research at the Library.
Nicole Lamberson of the Copyright Office offers fun guidance as to what you can and can’t copyright.
A remembrance of Rep. John Lewis by Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden upon the congressman’s death on July 17, 2020.
The history behind one of Alexander Hamilton’s farewell letters to his wife, Eliza, displays their deep devotion to one another. It feature prominently in “Hamilton,” the hit musical and Disney+ filmed version.
Jason Reynold’s “Grab the Mic” July Newsletter.
The Library’s Free to Use and Reuse sets of copyright-free images features weddings this month.