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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.

Display Schedule

Program Time
American Folklife Center 3 p.m. − 8 p.m.
Copyright 9 a.m. − 8 p.m.
Geography & Map 9 a.m. − 3 p.m.
Law Library of Congress 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Local History & Genealogy 9 a.m. − 3 p.m.
Music & Performing Arts (display) 9 a.m. − 8 p.m.
National Digital Newspaper Program 3 p.m. − 8 p.m.
National Library Service for the Blind 9 a.m. − 6 p.m.
Preservation 9 a.m. − 6 p.m.
Prints & Photographs (display) 3 p.m. − 8 p.m.
Publishing Office 9 a.m. − 6 p.m.
Veterans History Project 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
World Digital Library 9 a.m. − 8 p.m.

Presentation Schedule

Presentation Presenter Time
National Digital Initiatives Kate Zwaard 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Teaching with the Library of Congress Lee Ann Potter 11:10 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.
Chronicling America: Elections in the News Deborah Thomas 12:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Strengthening Our Networks Pam Jackson 12:20 a.m. – 12:50 p.m.
Why Braille? Karen Keninger 1 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Introduction to Law.gov & Congress.gov Barbara Bavis 1:40 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.
Copyright FAQs Whitney Levandusky & Rob Kasunic 2:1 p.m.5 – 3:15 p.m.
Half Horse & Half Aligator: American Folklife Center Stephen Winick 3:15 p.m. – 4:05 p.m.
World Digital Library Jason Yasner 4:05 p.m. – 4:35 p.m.
Veterans History Project Lisa Taylor 4:35 p.m. – 5:05 p.m.

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