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Printed, color map of Brazil with decorative cartouche
Le Bresil. Nicolas de Fer, 1719. Geography and Map Division.

Virtual Orientation to the Geography and Map Division: Tuesday 6/11

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Curious about our collections? Please join Geography and Map Division staff next Tuesday for a virtual orientation to our collections and resources!

Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2023

Time: 3:00-4:00 pm (Eastern)

Location: Zoom

Register for this session here!

Reference librarians Amelia Raines and Lena Denis will present an introduction to the Geography and Map collections at the Library of Congress. This orientation session, aimed at the general public, will highlight a wide range of cartographic formats and subject matter. The focus of the session will be on maps and online resources available to all patrons any time or place in the world. Topics covered will also include search tips and tricks, research and collection guides, ways to engage with the collections online, and how to prepare for a future trip to the reading room. After the presentation, staff look forward to answering additional questions from attendees.

Comments (4)

  1. Muy buena iniciativa! Adelante!

  2. Go, Lena and Amelia! Excited to watch this.

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