Events at the Library of Congress

Thursday June 24, 2021

Monday June 28, 2021

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    Virtual LGBTQ Pride Night Monday
    June 28, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT
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    In celebration of Pride 2021, we invite you to explore the depth, breadth, and diversity of LGBTQ collections and services at the Library of Congress. This event will provide a brief overview of what’s available in each reading room and research center, as well as a detailed introduction into the rare and unique holdings in the general and international collections at the Library.
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Wednesday June 30, 2021

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    Library of Congress Online Open House Wednesday
    June 30, 2021
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
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    Experts from across the Library of Congress will give short presentations to showcase various primary sources, materials, and other resources that you can use in the classroom with your students.
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Thursday July 1, 2021

Tuesday July 13, 2021

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    Prints & Photographs Virtual Orientation: Photographic Processes Tuesday
    July 13, 2021
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT
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    Join us for an introduction to some of the numerous photographic processes found in the Library’s collections, from daguerreotypes to cyanotypes and salted paper to inkjet prints. Basic information will be provided to help you identify some of the types of photographs you might have at home. How to search the collections and access digitized content through the online catalog will also be covered...
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Wednesday July 14, 2021

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    Virtual Business Research Orientation Wednesday
    July 14, 2021
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
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    Are you curious to learn how business research is done at the Library of Congress? Join our virtual business research orientation that provides an overview of resources and services for business research, with an emphasis on Library of Congress tools and search strategies that can be used from home.
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Thursday July 15, 2021

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    The Constitution Annotated on Congress.gov Thursday
    July 15, 2021
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
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    The Congressional Research Service has provided expert, non-partisan analysis of legal and policy issues for Congress for over a century. Now, in an attempt to expand access to its resources, it has made one of its products available through Congress.gov—the Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation (Constitution Annotated).
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Tuesday July 20, 2021

Wednesday July 21, 2021

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    Prints & Photographs Virtual Orientation: Photographic Processes Wednesday
    July 21, 2021
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
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    Join us for an introduction to some of the numerous photographic processes found in the Library’s collections, from daguerreotypes to cyanotypes and salted paper to inkjet prints. Basic information will be provided to help you identify some of the types of photographs you might have at home. How to search the collections and access digitized content through the online catalog will also be covered...
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Thursday July 22, 2021

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    Copyright Public Modernization Committee Forum Thursday
    July 22, 2021
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
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    The Library will convene this public meeting of the Copyright Public Modernization Committee (CPMC) to enhance communication and provide a forum for the technology-related aspects of the U.S. Copyright Office’s modernization initiative. The meeting will include an update from Library experts on the development of the Enterprise Copyright System (ECS), a discussion about Copyright IT modernization with the CPMC members and a public Q&A...
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Wednesday August 4, 2021

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    Library of Congress Online Open House Wednesday
    August 4, 2021
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
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    Experts from across the Library of Congress will give short presentations to showcase various primary sources, materials, and other resources that you can use in the classroom with your students.
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Wednesday September 8, 2021

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    Virtual Business Research Orientation Wednesday
    September 8, 2021
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
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    Are you curious to learn how business research is done at the Library of Congress? Join our virtual business research orientation that provides an overview of resources and services for business research, with an emphasis on Library of Congress tools and search strategies that can be used from home.
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Wednesday October 13, 2021

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    Historical Company Research Webinar Wednesday
    October 13, 2021
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
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    Learn strategies and resources business librarians at the Library of Congress use to research old companies. This class uses resources available at the Library of Congress, some of the resources are available through your local library or historical society, both of which have resources to help with this type of research.
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Wednesday November 10, 2021

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    Virtual Business Research Orientation Wednesday
    November 10, 2021
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
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    Are you curious to learn how business research is done at the Library of Congress? Join our virtual business research orientation that provides an overview of resources and services for business research, with an emphasis on Library of Congress tools and search strategies that can be used from home.
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