Film, Video James H. Billington: 2012 National Book Festival

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Title
James H. Billington: 2012 National Book Festival
Summary
James H. Billington appears on the Family Storytelling Stage at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
Event Date
September 23, 2012
Notes
-  James H. Billington is the 13th Librarian of Congress and has headed the Library since 1987. In 2000, the Library of Congress National Book Festival was created under his leadership with Laura Bush. Billington has been instrumental in making the Library's vast collections accessible to all Americans, especially through its website at loc.gov. He is also originator of the idea that led to creation of the World Digital Library (wdl.org), among his many other initiatives.
Related Resources
National Book Festival website: https://www.loc.gov/bookfest/
Running Time
7 minutes 42 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
Original Format
film, video

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