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Research Center Newspaper and Current Periodical Reading Room


The Serial and Government Publications Division hosts a variety of events, lectures, and webinars on newspapers, comic books, and research orientations.

There are no events scheduled for the reading room at this time. Please check back regularly for new events.


Library of Congress
101 Independence Ave, SE
James Madison Building, LM 133
Washington, DC 20540-4810
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Monday through Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friday and Saturday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Sundays & Federal Holidays

Reader Registration (Rm. LM 133)
Monday through Saturday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.