June 18, 2021

VIDEO: Conversation with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden & Archivist of the United States David Ferriero

The video recording embedded below was posted online today by the Library of Congress. It was recorded on June 24, 2018 at the 2018 American Library Association Annual Conference in New Orleans and runs 46 minutes.

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Conversation with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden & Archivist of the United States David Ferriero

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Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden and National Archivist David Ferriero discussed the importance of collecting physical information and materials in the digital age.The Library of Congress and the National Archives are the home of the nation’s most valuable treasures and historical documents. During their conversation, the Librarian and the Archivist discussed the role of their institutions in making these resources accessible to the public.

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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.

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