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Exhibit Pavilion Schedule

Visit the Library of Congress Pavilion #2941 at Ernest M. Morial Convention Center External (900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130)

  • Friday, June 22: 5:30-7:00pm (ribbon-cutting and opening reception)
  • Saturday, June 23: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sunday, June 24: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Monday, June 25: 9:00am - 2:00pm

Friday, June 22, 2018

Presentations

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
5:30pm Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast
6:00pm Happy Hour with the Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden

Office Hours

Time Program Staff
5:30pm - 7:00pm Program for Cooperative Cataloging Manon Théroux

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Presentations

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
9:00am Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast
9:30am Are you smarter than the Library of Congress? Trivia Game LC Trivia Game
10:00am Ask the Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden
11:00am Rare Books Trivia! Stephanie Stillo
11:30am The Library of Congress: Pursuing your Family History in the National Library Ahmed Johnson
12:00pm Braille at the Library of Congress Neil Bernstein
12:30pm Meet the Presidents: Presidential Papers in the Manuscript Division Michelle Krowl
1:00pm Copyright Works George Thuronyi & Xander Harcourt
1:30pm Science, Technology and Business Division:  Guide to resources Nanette Gibbs
2:00pm Building the Library's Collections Joe Puccio
2:30pm Discovering Library Collections through GIS and Story Maps Stephanie Stillo
3:00pm Kids and Teens and the Library of Congress Sasha Dowdy
3:30pm Conservation of the Veteran’s History Project Collections at the Library of Congress Jennifer Evers
4:00pm Are you smarter than the Library of Congress? Trivia Game LC Trivia Game
4:30pm Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast

Office Hours

Time Program Staff
10:00 - 11:30am Interlibrary Loan Candice Townsend
11:30 - 12:30pm Descriptive Cataloging Training in the U.S. Arts, Sciences, and Humanities Division Vera Clyburn & Jessalyn Zoom
1:00 - 3:00pm Geography and Map Division Iris Taylor
1:30 - 3:00pm Preservation Jake Nadal
1:00 - 5:00pm American Folklife Center Valda Morris
2:00 - 4:00pm eResources Donna Brearcliffe

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Presentations

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
9:00am Coffee with Carla Dr. Carla Hayden
10:00am Featured video from the Library of Congress/Coffee served until 11:30am Webcast
10:30am In Conversation: The Librarian and the Archivist
(Morial Convention Center, New Orleans Theater B)
Dr. Carla Hayden & David S. Ferriero
12:00pm Take a tour of historic New Orleans with Library of Congress online collections Judith Conklin & Kate Zwaard
12:30pm Copyright Works George Thuronyi & Xander Harcourt
1:00pm Ambassador for Young People's Literature will be signing autographs Jacqueline Woodson
2:00pm Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith will be autographing National Book Festival Posters Tracy K. Smith
2:30pm The Library of Congress: Pursuing your Family History in the National Library Ahmed Johnson
3:00pm Braille at the Library of Congress Neil Bernstein
3:30pm Science, Technology and Business Division:  Guide to resources Nanette Gibbs
4:00pm Are you smarter than the Library of Congress? Trivia Game LC Trivia Game
4:30pm Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast

Office Hours

Time Program Staff
9:00 - 11:00am Veterans History Project Karen Lloyd
11:00 - 1:00pm Geography and Map Division Iris Taylor
1:00 - 5:00pm American Folklife Center Valda Morris
2:00 - 3:00pm Descriptive Cataloging Training in the U.S. Arts, Sciences, and Humanities Division Vera Clyburn & Jessalyn Zoom
2:00 - 4:00pm eResources Donna Brearcliffe
3:00 - 5:00pm Interlibrary Loan Candice Townsend

Monday, June 25, 2018

Presentations

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
9:00am Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast
9:30am Rare Books Trivia! Stephanie Stillo
10:00am Conservation of the Veteran’s History Project Collections at the Library of Congress Jennifer Evers
10:30am Kids and Teens and the Library of Congress Sasha Dowdy
11:00am Building the Library’s Collection Joe Puccio
11:30am Meet the Presidents: Presidential Papers in the Manuscript Division Michelle Krowl
12:00pm Take a tour of historic New Orleans with Library of Congress online collections Judith Conklin & Kate Zwaard
1:00pm Are you smarter than the Library of Congress? Trivia Game LC Trivia Game
1:30pm Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast

Office Hours

Time Program Staff
9:00 - 10:30am Descriptive Cataloging Training in the U.S. Arts, Sciences, and Humanities Division Vera Clyburn & Jessalyn Zoom
9:00 - 11:30am eResources Donna Brearcliffe
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