Coverage of Carla Hayden’s Swearing-In Ceremony as 14th Librarian of Congress (September 14, 2016)
We will post a variety of reports, video, and other resources here throughout the day.
Tweets of Ceremony via @LibraryJournal Stream
Video: Ceremony (Version One)
Swearing in of Carla Hayden (via C-SPAN)
Video: Ceremony (Version Two)
Note: This version runs approx. 106 minutes and begins with about video and music before ceremony begins.
Video: Shown at Swearing-In Ceremony
Carla Hayden describes her journey from nomination, confirmation and inauguration as 14th Librarian of Congress.
Video Source URL
Carla Hayden’s prepared are available here. (8 pages: PDF and Also Embedded Below)
Full Text of Prepared Remarks by Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan
Carla Hayden’s New Librarian of Congress Twitter Account is Now Live at @LibnofCongress
New Librarian of Congress Offers a History Lesson in Her Own Right (via NY Times)
Carla Hayden Becomes the First Woman, First Black to Lead Library Of Congress (via USA Today)
‘Rock Star’ Baltimore Librarian Makes History at Library of Congress (via Washington Post)
Who is the New Librarian of Congress? (via CSM)
Congratulations Statement From ALA
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