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Volunteer Vignette: More accessible and searchable than ever before!

Posted by: Carlyn Osborn

In today’s post, Abby Shelton interviews a By the People volunteer, Laura, who has gone above and beyond! By the People is a crowdsourced transcription program launched in 2018 at the Library of Congress. Volunteer-created transcriptions are used to make digitized collections more accessible and discoverable on You can read some other Volunteer Vignettes on the Signal here and here. Abby: What motivates …