January 26, 2022

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.

Learn More

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 (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.