Tag: loc

Library Juice interview with LoC’s Barbara Tillett

I get mail from Sandy Berman almost once a week. In envelopes with interesting stamps and adorned with rubber stamped images, he sends a pile of photocopied news articles, printed out web pages and cc’ed letters that he’s sent to…

two good links from resource shelf: IFLA & LOC

Two things stuck out from the most recent Resource Shelf posting by Gary Price today “The Library of Congress has launched a new public Web site to cover the groundbreaking work of a special independent committee. By 2006, this committee…

Library Of Congress subject of sex discrimination lawsuit

David, now Diane, Schroer had been hired as a terrorism research analyst at the Congressional Research Service. When she told her soon to be boss she would be undergoing surgery to change genders, her job offer was rescinded. Diana and…

Nevermind in LoC.

What do Pet Sounds by the Beach Boys, Fear of a Black Planet by PublicEnemy, and Nevermind by Nirvana all have in common? They’ve been added to the National Recording Registry of the Library of Congress. Here’s the full list.…