Visit the Library of Congress Exhibit Booth #631 at McCormick Place (2301 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60616).
Exhibit booth hours are:

  • Friday, June 28: 5:30-7:30pm (ribbon-cutting at 5:15pm)
  • Saturday/Sunday, June 29/30: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Monday, July 1: 9:00am-2:00pm

Friday, June 28, 2013

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
5:30pm Books That Shaped the World, The Library of Congress National Book Festival Reflections, and
Experience the Library of Congress: Making History Together (featured video from the Library of Congress)
Webcast
6:00pm Modern Marvels: The Library of Congress (featured video from The History Channel) Webcast

Saturday, June 29, 2013

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
9:00am Inside the Library of Congress (bonus feature from DVD for National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets) and Books That Shaped the World (featured video from the Library of Congress) Webcast
9:30am The Center for the Book: Promoting Reading and Literacy Guy Lamolinara
10:00am Unique Map Collections in the Library of Congress Min Zhang & Tammy Wong
10:30am Recording Metadata in the Field: American Folklife Center Oral Histories Maggie Kruesi
11:00am Transition Accomplished! RDA Implementation @ LC Dave Reser
11:30am A Center of Knowledge at the Library of Congress: A 21st Century Vision Blane Dessy
12:00pm The Library of Congress: Pursuing your Family History in the National Library Ahmed Johnson
12:30pm Online from the Library of Congress: The Hispanic Reading Room Everette Larson
1:00pm The BIBFRAME Model: High-level Concepts and Objectives Kevin Ford
1:30pm What You Can Do With RDA: Update Judith Cannan & Paul Frank
2:00pm Getting the Most from RDA Colleen Cahill
2:30pm ISSN and Linked Data Regina Reynolds
3:00pm The National Digital Newspaper Program and Chronicling America "All News is Local"... Or Is It? Teri Sierra
3:30pm Talking Books in the 21st Century Steve Prine & Pam Davenport
4:00pm The Library of Congress (featured video from C-Span) Webcast

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Sunday, June 30, 2013

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
9:00am Experience the Library of Congress: Making History Together and The Veterans History Project (featured video from the Library of Congress) Webcast
9:30am Working with Cataloging in Publication Metadata in the RDA Environment Camilla Williams
10:00am From Preservation Research to Preservation Action: How the Library of Congress’ Research and Testing Helps Protect Your Collections Jeanne
Drewes
10:30am Collecting African Materials for LC's International Collections Laverne Page
11:00am The National Digital Newspaper Program and Chronicling America "All News is Local"... Or Is It? Teri Sierra
11:30am Recording Metadata in the Field: American Folklife Center Oral Histories Maggie Kruesi
12:00pm "Share Our Stacks!" Resource Sharing at the Library of Congress Candice Townsend
12:30pm ISSN and Linked Data Regina Reynolds
1:00pm The Library of Congress: Pursuing your Family History in the National Library Ahmed Johnson
1:30pm Treasure Hunting in the General Collections Barby Morland
2:00pm Getting the Most from RDA Colleen Cahill
2:30pm The BIBFRAME Model: High-level Concepts and Objectives Kevin Ford
3:00pm The Two Most Valuable Maps in the World Min Zhang & Tammy Wong
3:30pm A Center of Knowledge at the Library of Congress: A 21st Century Vision Blane Dessy
4:00pm Modern Marvels: The Library of Congress (featured video from the History Channel) Webcast

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Monday, July 1, 2013

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
9:00am The Veterans History Project and Books That Shaped the World (featured video from the Library of Congress); Inside the Library of Congress (bonus feature from DVD for National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets) Webcast
9:30am The Center for the Book: Promoting Reading and Literacy Guy Lamolinara
10:00am From Preservation Research to Preservation Action: How the Library of Congress’ Research and Testing Helps Protect your Collections Jeanne Drewes
10:30am Collecting African Materials for LC's International Collections Laverne Page
11:00am Online from the Library of Congress: The Hispanic Reading Room Everette Larson
11:30am Talking Books in the 21st Century Steve Prine & Pam Davenport
12:00pm E-Resource Discoveries at LC: What’s New and Coming Soon Donna Scanlon
12:30pm The Library of Congress (featured video from C-Span) Webcast

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