Tag: Library of Congress

Martian Mud: Recent Discovery of Organic Matter on Mars

Martian Mud: Recent Discovery of Organic Matter on Mars

>>Jennifer Harbster: Good afternoon everyone. I’m Jennifer Harbster. I’m the science section head for the science, technology, and business division here at the Library of Congress. I’d like to welcome you to today’s program that will take us…

Read More »

In the Shadows of Notre Dame – Morning Session

In the Shadows of Notre Dame – Morning Session

>>Paulette Hasier: Good morning, everyone. Thank you for coming to GIS Day 2019. I am the Chief of the Geography and Map Division. My name is Dr. Paulette Hasier. It is my privilege to be up here and…

Read More »

Risk Capital: Fictitious Finance & the Rise of the Insurance Business

Risk Capital: Fictitious Finance & the Rise of the Insurance Business

>>Kimberly L. Bugg: Hello, everyone, and welcome to the Library of Congress. My name is Dr. Kimberly Bugg, and I’m Chief of the Researcher and Reference Services Division. And today we are excited to welcome Dr. Elisabeth Engel…

Read More »

Elaine Pagels: 2019 National Book Festival

No Picture

>>I’m Jon Peede: Good afternoon. I’m Jon Peede, the Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, and on behalf of my colleagues, we want to welcome you to the pavilion we have funded. And before we start,…

Read More »

2016 Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program

2016 Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program

>>From the Library of Congress in Washington DC.>>The Library of Congress Junior Fellows program offers undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to work on projects with specialists at the world’s largest and most comprehensive repository of human knowledge….

Read More »

David Sloan Wilson: 2019 National Book Festival

David Sloan Wilson: 2019 National Book Festival

>>Shari Werb: Good morning and welcome to the science stage at the Library of Congress National Book Festival. I hope you have a great day hearing your favorite authors discuss their latest work. I’m Shari Werb and I’m…

Read More »

Junior Fellows 2019 Closing Ceremony

No Picture

>>Eric Eldritch: Good morning everyone. Good morning everyone, glad that you’re here and we’d ask that all of you would take a seat. We’re here in LJ119. We love this room. The nightlines are not the best. So…

Read More »

Junior Fellows 2018

Junior Fellows 2018

>>Sasha Zborovsky, Cleveland, OH; Ohio State University: You should apply for the junior fellows program because you’re going to be able to work with not only so many pieces of unique literature and documents but also the people…

Read More »

2017 Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program

2017 Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program

>>From the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. [ Music ]>>Amalia Castaneda: My favorite part of being a Junior Fellow I think is just access to the resource of the Library, from lectures, to the people here at…

Read More »

American Luthier Carleen Hutchins: The Art & Science of the Violin

American Luthier Carleen Hutchins: The Art & Science of the Violin

>>From the Library of Congress in Washington, DC.>>Quincy Whitney: Thank you very much for coming tonight. And forgive my voice. I think the changing weather you all are having is as bad as New England. And so, I’m…

Read More »