Library of Congress

Transparency advocates push Congress on public access to CRS reports

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 weeks ago

A letter sent to Capitol Hill has some critiques of the Library of Congress's crsreports.congress.gov site.

Library of Congress says it has ‘significantly improved’ IT

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 months ago

"We have stabilized our core IT structure, we have streamlined and strengthened our IT governance and we have centralized and professionalized our IT workforce," Librarian Carla Hayden says.

Library of Congress gets grant to experiment with digital collections as data

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 5 months ago

A $1 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation which will go to support the Computing Cultural Heritage in the Cloud project.

Constitution Annotated gets a new website from Library of Congress

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 5 months ago

The document is now available in searchable, HTML format.

Library of Congress seeking ‘smart devices’ for the blind and visually impaired

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 6 months ago

The devices for audio playback must be commercially available for the general public, portable, battery operated and chargeable, according to the library's RFP.

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

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 year ago

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

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