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National Book Festival

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The Library of Congress Pavilion offers an in-depth look at the many ways the Library brings its extraordinary resources to Congress and the American people everywhere. A variety of special exhibits will be on view, and you can hear from representatives of the various Library divisions on the work they do to collect, share and preserve the creative and intellectual heritage of the nation at the world’s largest library.

Exhibit Schedule

Time Program Table Number
10:00 – 5:00 Copyright Office 1
10:00 – 5:00 Law Library 2
10:00  - 5:00 World Digital Library 3
10:00 - 1:30 Prints & Photographs 4
1:30 – 5:00 Geography & Maps 4
10:00 - 1:30 NLS 5
1:30 – 5:00 Folklife 5
10:00 - 1:30 Veterans History Project 6
1:30 – 5:00 Music 6
10:00 - 1:30 Genealogy 7
1:30 – 5:00 Preservation 7
1:30 – 5:00 Publishing Office 8

Presentation Schedule

Time Presentation Division
10:30 – 11:00 "The World Library: A Free Multilingual Collection of Cultural Treasures" World Digital Library
11:00 – 11:30 Copyright Treasures in the Library of Congress Copyright
11:30 – 12:00 "Great Photographs E-book" Prints & Photographs
12:00 – 1:00 BREAK
1:00 – 1:30 "That All May Read: A Brief History of Braille and Talking Books" National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
1:30 – 2:00 BREAK
2:00 – 2:30 "The Book of Life: America’s Unwritten History in Song & Story" American Folklife Center
2:30 – 3:00 Star Spangled Banner – 200th Anniversary Music
3:00 – 3:30 "Magna Carta & Related Rare Book Items" Law Library
3:30 – 4:00 "The Columbus Book of Privileges" Publishing

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