119 Years Ago Today: The Library of Congress Building Opens & a New LC Homepage Now Live
Happy birthday to the magnificent structure now known as the Jefferson Building, Library of Congress.
See: Today in History, November 1st (via LC)
See: “The Buildings.” In Jefferson’s Legacy: A Brief History of the Library of Congress (via LC)
More Library of Congress News
LC is launching a new homepage at LOC.gov today.
The director of communications for the Library of Congress, Gayle Osterberg, provides an introduction to new homepage in this post.
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.