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Connect with Library Experts in Five Live Virtual Festival Presentations, Sept. 20-24

During this year’s Festival, Library of Congress experts are opening our national library to you in five virtual live presentations! These interactive sessions, taking place Sept. 20-24 at 3 p.m. ET, give you the chance to learn more about the Library’s collections and services, and to connect directly with our experts in live Q&A. From genealogy to Spider-Man, we have something for everyone.

Dolly’s Library, Parents as Teachers and Luminos Fund Honored with Library Literacy Awards

On International Literacy Day, Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden announced the recipients of the 2021 Library of Congress Literacy Awards to organizations that promote literacy, including Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, Parents as Teachers, and the Luminos Fund. Fourteen additional organizations were also recognized.