Library of Congress

August 31, 2021
The 2021 Library of Congress National Book Festival will run Sept. 17-26 this year, featuring more than 100 authors, poets, and writers in a range of formats.
May 5, 2021
Washington, DC — Edited by Joy Harjo, the first Native poet to serve as U.S.
February 12, 2021
Washington, D.C. — The Library of Congress has acquired the Aramont Library, a collection of rare books from some of the most prolific authors and artists of the 19th and 20th centuries.
January 22, 2021
For book lovers, the highlight of the presidential inauguration earlier this week was easily Amanda Gorman’s reading of her poem, “
December 18, 2020
The Library of Congress has completed a more than two decade-long initiative to digitize the papers of nearly two dozen early presidents.
December 7, 2020
Washington, D.C.
December 3, 2020
The Dwight D. Opperman Foundation is donating $1 million to reimagine and enhance the visitor experience at the Library of Congress with a new orientation gallery, exhibitions and learning lab, the Library announced today.