News from the Library of Congress

July 2018

  • July 12, 2018  (18-091)
    Library of Congress Announces Application-Development Winners to Receive Over $1 Million in Grants The Library of Congress today announced the selection of three organizations that will receive a total of $1,058,513 during the next two years to support the development of engaging web- and mobile-based applications on subjects related to Congress and civics for use in K-12 classrooms.From a mobile game with civics-themed musicals, to an app that takes users back in time to the pre-19th Amendment...
    • Date: 2018-07-12

September 2005

April 2004

  • April 15, 2004  (04-076)
    Library of Congress Honors Dolly Parton with Living Legend Award The Library of Congress honored country singer and musician Dolly Parton with its Living Legend medal at a special evening presentation on April 14. Photo at right of Librarian of Congress James Billington and Dolly Parton by John Harrington.
    • Date: 2004-04-15