Library of Congress

LOC website visitors can now reap the rewards of the library’s crowdsourcing labors

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 5 months ago

The library's By the People initiative is up and running and releasing transcriptions.

Library of Congress Chrome extension offers easy access to Congress.gov

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 7 months ago

It's one of two experimental extensions built by LOC interns this summer.

Library of Congress to launch crowdsourcing program

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 8 months ago

The library wants to "improve discovery and access across our diverse collections through transcription and tagging" by members of the public.

Library of Congress’ new Digital Strategy makes broad commitments to emerging tech

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 9 months ago

The strategy specifically calls out computer vision, natural language processing and and machine learning as potential future investments.

Library of Congress launches awaited public-facing CRS reports website

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 9 months ago

Early impressions indicate the site delivers on the Library's plan, if not all outside advocates' hopes.

GPO grapples with ‘Keeping America Informed’ in the digital information age

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 10 months ago

A new report suggests that the agency might want to consider automated alerts for federal agency product releases.

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