Live Today: U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations Hearing on Library of Congress FY 2017 Budget Request
The Library of Congress FY17 budget request hearing before the Legislative Branch Subcommittee, U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations is scheduled to begin sometime around 3 p.m. Eastern Time and will be streamed live here.
Acting Librarian of Congress David Mao will testify.
Additional LC leadership will also attend and answer questions if/when called upon.
The U.S. Copyright Office is a part of LC and the United States Register of Copyrights Maria A. Pallante is scheduled to attend the hearing.
Pallante has also submitted a written statement that’s now available online. It’s titled, Fiscal 2017 Budget Request for the U.S. Copyright Office.
See Also: Library of Congress Fiscal Year 2017 Congressional Budget Justification (184 pages; PDF)
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.