News from the Library of Congress

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May 2013

  • May 10, 2013  (13-092)
    Letters About Literature Reading-Writing Program Winners Announced Letters About Literature, a national reading and writing program that asks young people in grades 4 through 10 to write to an author (living or deceased) about how his or her book affected their lives, has announced its 2013 winners.
    • Date: 2013-05-10

April 2013

  • April 4, 2013  (13-052)
    Koussevitzky Foundations Announce Commission Winners The Serge Koussevitzky Music Foundation in the Library of Congress and the Koussevitzky Music Foundation, Inc., have awarded commissions for new musical works to five composers.
    • Date: 2013-04-04

March 2013

February 2013

  • February 13, 2013  (13-014)
    Library Announces National Recording Preservation Plan The Library of Congress today unveiled “The Library of Congress National Recording Preservation Plan,” a blueprint for saving America’s recorded sound heritage for future generations. The congressionally mandated plan spells out 32 short- and long-term recommendations involving both the public and p
    • Date: 2013-02-13

January 2013