March 10, 1997 - Vol. 56, No. 5
The Library's Fiscal 1998 Budget
Dr. Billington recently testified on Capitol Hill on the Library's fiscal 1998 budget request
ALA IN D.C.
Attendees of the American Library Association's Midwinter Meeting in Washington were hosted by LC during several events, notably a reception in the Jefferson Building.
A preliminary look at "American Treasures of the Library of Congress."
SPEAKING ON SOLIDARITY
A Polish journalist spoke at the Library on a successes and failures of the Solidarity movement.
Jon Newsom is the Music Division's new chief.
WHAT POLITICIANS READ
Roy Jenkins, biographer of Gladstone, spoke on "Politicians and Their Reading."