Category Archives: Library of Congress (LOC)

Sounds From the Past

The last “Let’s Talk Library” Blog featured information regarding the Library of Congress’s efforts to archive and preserve one of the most contemporary forms of communication—Tweeting.  Today’s post showcases another program at the Library of Congress to preserve an important … Continue reading

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Tweet This: Library of Congress to Archive Tweets

Last April the Library of Congress announced plans to digitally archive all public tweets from the Twitter information network. Soon all your carefully crafted 140 character messages will have a permanent home in the world’s largest and most prestigious library. Sure this announcement … Continue reading

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