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  • Web Archiving at the British Library

    Helen Hockx-Yu discussed the key processes of web archiving and provided an overview of the British Library's web archiving activities. She discussed how the current selective archiving practices are changing to meet ...

    • Contributor: Hockx Yu, Helen
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-07-18
  • The Connection Between the U.S.Independence and the Hispanic American Independence Movement

    Allan Brewer-Carías discussed the Connection between the U.S. Independence and the Hispanic American Independence Movement in the context of several key constitutional law books published in the United States at the beginning ...

    • Contributor: Brewer Car&Iacute - As, Allan
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-11-22
  • Meryle Secrest: Book Fest 07

    Meryle Secrest in a presentation at the 2007 National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

    • Contributor: Secrest, Meryle
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007-09-29
  • James L. Swanson: 2009 National Book Festival

    New York Times best-selling author James L. Swanson appears at the National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Swanson, James L.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009-09-26
  • Jose Luis Orozco: 2012 National Book Festival

    Jose Luis Orozco performs on the Family Storytelling Stage at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Orozco, Jose Luis
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012-09-22
  • Wayne Newell and Blanch Sockabasin: Traditional Passamaquoddy Music From Maine

    Wayne Newell and Blanch Sockabasin, members of the Passamaquoddy Tribe in Maine, perform at Coolidge Auditorium. They share music and culture of the Passamaquoddy Tribe.

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2009-09-16
  • Frederic R. and Molly S. Kellogg Biennial Lecture on Jurisprudence

    Ronald Dworkin, professor of jurisprudence at University College London and the New York University School of Law, delivers the inaugural Frederic R. and Molly S. Kellogg Biennial Lecture on Jurisprudence in the ...

    • Contributor: Dworkin, Ronald
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009-10-26
  • Poetry 180

    • Contributor: Collins, Billy
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2002-10-12
  • Literary Birthday Celebration: Robert Frost

    Poets Dana Gioia and Eric Pankey celebrate the birthday of American poet Robert Frost by reading selections from his work and discussing his influence on their own writing.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2013-03-26
  • Anna Mwalagho

    Anna Mwalagho reads from her work and discusses the state of contemporary African literature.

    • Contributor: Mwalagho, Anna
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012-11-07
  • Chesapeake Bay from Space: New Views of a National Treasure

    The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) studies Earth from space, and the Chesapeake Bay is an important part of NASA research. Changes in the waters of the bay and on the ...

    • Contributor: Brown De Colstoun, Eric
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010-06-22
  • Candice Millard: 2011 National Book Festival

    Author Candice Millard appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Millard, Candice
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-09-24
  • Nathaniel Philbrick

    • Contributor: Philbrick, Nathaniel
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004-10-09
  • Charles Darwin, Geologist

    The Science, Technology and Business Division of the Library of Congress celebrated the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth with a lecture by Sandra Herbert, one of the world's leading authorities on ...

    • Contributor: Hebert, Sandra
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009-02-18
  • Opening of the Young Readers Center at the Library of Congress

    For the first time in its history, the Library of Congress has a center for young people, called the Young Readers Center.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009-10-23
  • China, Africa, and the African Diaspora: Perspectives

    Part of a series of programs to mark the 50th anniversary of the African Section of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Dr. Sharon Freeman discusses her latest book, "China, Africa, and ...

    • Contributor: Freeman, Sharon
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010-01-29
  • The Kislak Pirates Symposium: Panel II, part 1

    Within some 50 years of its discovery, the Americas became a great and growing source of wealth for the Spanish crown. Silks, spices, precious metals and gems flowed across the Pacific to ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007-12-08
  • Holocaust Cantata: Songs from the Camps

    videorecording | videorecording ; 71 min | The Master Chorale of Washington, in partnership with the Library of Congress Veterans History Project, presented the "Holocaust Cantata: Songs from the Camps," a work ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - McCullough, Donald
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
  • Daniel Hoffman: 2006 National Book Festival

    Daniel Hoffman speaks at the 2006 National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Hoffman, Daniel
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006-09-30
  • Catalog Record

    Making a difference : transition from planning to practice, 1387-1391 (2008/09-2012/13) / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    This documentary outlines Afghanistan's vision and goals to be achieved by the solar year 1400 (2040) formally approved by President Hamid Karzai on April 21, 2008. It is Afghanistan's blueprint for national ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010