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December

December 15, 1998 (98-197)
"American Treasures" Features Holiday Items
December 15, 1998 (98-196)
Historian Henry Mayer To Speak at LC Jan. 26
December 15, 1998 (98-195)
Utah Center for the Book Approved
December 8, 1998 (98-194)
Chinese Scholar Catalogs Pictographic Manuscripts
December 8, 1998 (98-193)
Dec. 2 Poetry Reading by Yehuda Amichai Cancelled

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November

November 30, 1998 (98-192)
Jose Rico Direitinho To Read at LC Dec. 7
November 25, 1998 (98-191)
Hoess to Deliver Third Vienna Lecture at LC
November 19, 1998 (98-190)
Advisory: LC Donates Computers to DC School
November 17, 1998 (98-189)
Advisory: Motown Symposium at Library Nov. 20
November 16, 1998 (98-188)
New Reprint of Library History Available
November 16, 1998 (98-187)
Hollander and Williamson To Read Poetry Dec. 3
November 16, 1998 (98-186)
Advisory: Library To Receive Major Donation from Shell
November 16, 1998 (98-185)
Shell Donates $500K to LC for Online HAER Archive
November 16, 1998 (98-183)
"American Ballroom Companion" Web Site Goes Online
November 16, 1998 (98-182)
Israeli Poet Yehuda Amichai Reads at LC Dec. 2
November 16, 1998 (98-181)
Librarian Names 25 More Films to National Film Registry
November 12, 1998 (98-184)
First Draft of Gettysburg Address To Be Displayed
November 12, 1998 (98-180)
Kristallnacht Anniversary Concert at LC Nov. 19
November 6, 1998 (98-178)
Italian Author Enzo Siciliano To Read at LC
November 5, 1998 (98-179)
Author Patricia O'Toole To Speak at LC Dec. 8

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October

October 29, 1998 (98-174)
Commemorative Coin for Library's Bicentennial
October 26, 1998 (98-175)
Three Dutch Women Poets To Read at Library Oct. 28
October 23, 1998 (98-173)
1999 "River Of Words" Poetry, Art Contest Announced
October 23, 1998 (98-127)
LC Acquires Collection of Edna St. Vincent Millay Manuscripts
October 21, 1998 (98-165)
Pamela Harriman Papers Given to Library of Congress
October 20, 1998 (98-172)
Media Advisory: Styron Lecture Cybercast Live Nov. 4
October 20, 1998 (98-171)
Seven Washington Poets To Read at Nov. 4 LC Event
October 20, 1998 (98-170)
Brumidi Capitol Murals Subject of Nov. 17 Lecture
October 13, 1998 (98-167)
Alexa Internet Donates Web Archive To Library
October 9, 1998 (98-168)
Media Advisory: LC Receives Alexa Internet Archive
October 8, 1998 (98-166)
Symposium on Sterling A. Brown at LC Oct. 23-24
October 8, 1998 (98-155)
Lecture Explores Freud's Influence on Literature
October 7, 1998 (98-169)
Poet Laureate Lecture To Be Cybercast Live
October 1, 1998 (98-152)
Baseball Cards, Buckaroos New on LC Website

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September

September 30, 1998 (98-164)
Media Advisory: Press Preview of Freud Exhibition
September 30, 1998 (98-157)
LC Offers 2,100 Early Baseball Cards Online
September 29, 1998 (98-159)
Ira Berlin Discusses "Remembering Slavery" Nov. 9
September 28, 1998 (98-162)
Poets Carol Muske and Carl Phillips To Read at LC
September 28, 1998 (98-161)
Poets David Ferry and Thom Gunn To Read at Library
September 28, 1998 (98-160)
Linden, Senator Wirth Discuss Global Stability
September 28, 1998 (98-158)
Gewanter, McGrath, McHugh Win Poetry Fellowships
September 25, 1998 (98-156)
1998 Bobbitt Poetry Prize To Go to Frank Bidart
September 25, 1998 (98-150)
"A Century of Lawmaking" Online Collection Expands
September 24, 1998 (98-154)
Library 1998-99 Concert Season Opens Oct. 1
September 21, 1998 (98-153)
George & Ira Gershwin Room Features Collections
September 17, 1998 (98-149)
National Photo Contest to Celebrate Libraries
September 17, 1998 (98-148)
NLS Establishes Committee on Digital Audio
September 17, 1998 (98-147)
Online Collection of Washington Papers Expands

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September 17, 1998 (98-146)
William Styron and Biographer Speak at LC Nov. 4
September 17, 1998 (98-143)
"Pioneering the Upper Midwest" Goes Online
September 17, 1998 (98-138)
Harvard Design Collection Goes Online at LC
September 17, 1998 (98-132)
Architectural and Engineering Surveys Online
September 16, 1998 (98-151)
Advisory: Vaclav Havel to Open LC Exhibit Sept. 17
September 16, 1998 (98-145)
Pinsky To Open 1998-99 LC Literary Series
September 16, 1998 (98-142)
Sen. Harkin Keynotes Disability Awareness Month
September 16, 1998 (98-129)
Events at the Library, Sept.-Dec. 1998
September 15, 1998 (98-144)
LC Hosts U.S.-Latin American Relations Conference
September 4, 1998 (98-141)
Center for the Book Holds Family Literacy Workshops
September 2, 1998 (98-137)
LC Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
September 2, 1998 (98-135)
Exhibition Commemorates Founding of Czechoslovakia
September 2, 1998 (98-134)
Miller and Jackson Launch 6th Annual Poetry Project
September 2, 1998 (98-133)
Center for the Book To Participate in NY Book Fair

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August

August 27, 1998 (98-130)
Najib Mahfuz Subject of Library Lecture Sept. 10
August 24, 1998 (98-128)
Leonard Bernstein Items Online from LC
August 20, 1998 (Revised) (98-027)
Major Freud Exhibition To Open October 15
August 18, 1998 (98-123)
Library Announces Fall 1998 Literary Series
August 18, 1998 (98-121)
Cohen Named Director of Operations, Library Services
August 14, 1998 (98-126)
1998-99 Concerts from the Library Series Announced
August 14, 1998 (98-125)
Rockwell Kent Subject of Oct. 6 Lecture at LC
August 14, 1998 (98-124)
Essayist Anne Fadiman to Speak at LC Oct. 20
August 14, 1998 (98-122)
"Zion's Call" Exhibition Marks Israel's 50th Year
August 14, 1998 (98-119)
Columbus's "Book of Privileges" Added to Treasures
August 11, 1998 (98-120)
LC 1999 "Literary Companion" Calendars Published
August 10, 1998 (98-118)
Jefferson Building Renovation Wins AASLH Award
August 10, 1998 (98-117)
LC Publishes Essays Reassessing Coolidge Era
August 4, 1998 (98-116)
LC Book on Jefferson Building Wins Top Award

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July

July 30, 1998 (98-115)
LC Receives Collection Documenting Nureyev's Career
July 28, 1998 (98-113)
LC Publishes Final Volume in Delegate Letter Series
July 28, 1998 (98-112)
CONSER Celebrates 25th with Training Initiative
July 24, 1998 (98-114)
Guidelines for National Digital Library Competition
July 20, 1998 (98-111)
Report on Future of Copyright in a Networked World
July 20, 1998 (98-110)
Flemish Author Stefan Hertmans To Read at LC
July 20, 1998 (98-108)
LC Publishes Genealogical Research Source Book
July 10, 1998 (98-109)
FLICC Announces Federal Librarian Award Program
July 14, 1998 (98-107)
Swann Foundation Announces Fellowship in Cartoon
July 8, 1998 (98-105)
NLS Issues Report on Digital Talking Books
July 8, 1998 (98-103)
New LC Volume, Performing Arts: Motion Pictures
July 4, 1998 (98-104)
LC Publishes Annual Report for 1997

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June

June 27, 1998 (98-098)
American Children's Books on Display at Library
June 22, 1998 (98-102)
Exhibition of Oliphant Cartoons Extended to Aug. 15
June 22, 1998 (98-100)
For the Love of Libraries Postcard Book Published
June 22, 1998 (98-099)
Book on Jefferson the Man Published in Paperback
June 22, 1998 (98-096)
FSA-OWI Images from 1930s and 1940s Go Online at LC
June 22, 1998 (98-095)
AACR2 To Be Incorporated into Cataloger's Desktop
June 19, 1998 (98-101)
Advisory: LC To Close Streets Saturday, June 20
June 18, 1998 (98-084)
June 18 Program on LC Artifacts and Archives
June 16, 1998 (98-097)
Stevens Named Program Manager for LC Bicentennial
June 4, 1998 (98-094)
Americas Award for Literature To Be Presented at LC on June 29
June 3, 1998 (98-093)
Library History Round Table Marks 50th Anniversary
June 3, 1998 (98-091)
Jefferson Building To Become Literary Landmark
June 1, 1998 (98-092)
Spanish Author Jose Maria Merino To Read

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May

May 29, 1998 (98-033)
"Religion and the Founding of the American Republic" To Open
May 28, 1998 (98-088)
Declaration Draft on Display at in "Treasures"
May 28, 1998 (98-086)
Library of Congress Names American Memory Fellows
May 27, 1998 (98-090)
Concert Features Alan Jabbour, Stephen Wade
May 27, 1998 (98-087)
Packard Foundation Grants $10 Million to LC for Culpeper Facility
May 27, 1998 (98-085)
Bezalel Narkiss To Speak on "Zionism and Art"
May 21, 1998 (98-083)
Vermont, Oklahoma Win Center for the Book Awards

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May 21, 1998 (98-082)
LC Announces Mellon Foreign Area Fellowships
May 21, 1998 (98-080)
Library Awards ILS Automation Contract
May 21, 1998 (98-079)
Robert Pinsky Reappointed Poet Laureate
May 21, 1998 (98-078)
Book on 1814 Burning of Washington Discussed on July 28
May 13, 1998 (98-077)
LC Seeks Nominations for Bobbitt Poetry Prize
May 13, 1998 (98-076)
Kresh Named Director for Public Service Collections
May 8, 1998 (98-075)
Type Designer Matthew Carter To Lecture on May 19
May 4, 1998 (98-064)
Library Acquires Martha Graham Archives
May 1, 1998 (98-071)
Advisory: Time of Tipper Gore's Speech Changed
May 1, 1998 (98-070)
Advisory: Library Police To Close Streets May 2

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April

April 29, 1998 (98-062)
LC and IHS in Agreement To Expand Technical Resources
April 28, 1998 (98-059)
Second Round of LC/Ameritech NDL Awards Announced
April 27, 1998 (98-069)
LC To Host Conference on National Libraries
April 27, 1998 (98-068)
LC To Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage
April 22, 1998 (98-067)
National Digital Library Competition Winners To Be Announced
April 21, 1998 (98-065)
Robert Hass To Present Student Poetry and Art Awards
April 21, 1998 (98-063)
Robert Pinsky To Read at the Library May 7
April 16, 1998 (98-061)
Events at the Library of Congress: May-June 1998
April 10, 1998 (98-066)
Greek Novelist Nicholas Papandreou to Read at LC
April 10, 1998 (98-055)
Shlomo Aronson To Speak at Library
April 9, 1998 (98-060)
Author Taylor Branch To Discuss Latest Book
April 8, 1998 (98-058)
Judith P. Reid To Receive Top Genealogy Award
April 8, 1998 (98-056)
John Byrum To Receive Margaret Mann Citation
April 8, 1998 (98-054)
Winston Tabb To Receive Melvil Dewey Medal
April 3, 1998 (98-057)
Authors Grace Paley and Anne Winters To Read at LC
April 3, 1998 (98-053)
Poets Mark Satrand & Rosanna Warren To Read at LC

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March

March 24, 1998 (98-051)
Media Advisory: Oliphant To Appear at Exhibit Preview
March 23, 1998 (98-050)
LC and National Portrait Gallery Hold Joint Event on Cartoon
March 20, 1998 (98-049)
LC Documentary To Air on History Channel
March 20, 1998 (98-048)
Economist Amartya Sen in Annual Goldman Lecture
March 20, 1998 (98-047)
Austrian Novelist Christoph Ransmayr To Read at LC
March 18, 1998 (98-046)
Algerian-Born French Writer Assia Djebar To Read at LC
March 18, 1998 (98-040)
"Top Treasures" Exhibition Case Wins Design Award
March 18, 1998 (98-038)
"A Century of Lawmaking" Debuts Online
March 12, 1998 (98-045)
Favorite Poem Project Launched in Five Cities
March 12, 1998 (98-044)
Poets Erin Belieu and Fanny Howe To Read at LC
March 12, 1998 (98-043)
LC Presents Noh Performance for Cherry Blossom Festival

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March 12, 1998 (98-042)
Nevada Center for the Book Approved
March 12, 1998 (98-041)
Gershwin Room Opens at the Library of Congress
March 12, 1998 (98-039)
Morley Winograd To Speak at FLICC Forum
March 11, 1998 (98-032)
Tipper Gore and Neuroscientists Speak at Conference
March 10, 1998 (98-037a)
Festival Marks Opening of Gershwin Room at Library
March 4, 1998 (98-037)
LC-Soros Visiting Fellows Program Hosts Sixth Class
March 4, 1998 (98-035)
LC in NSF Digital Library Initiative -- Phase 2
March 3, 1998 (98-036)
Miller Flute Collection Preview in NDL Program

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February

February 27, 1998 (98-034)
Media Advisory: Interim D.C. Police Chief To Give Keynote
February 27, 1998 (98-005)
Texaco Foundation To Donate $300,000 to NDL
February 25, 1998 (98-031)
Poets Jorie Graham, James McMichael To Read at LC
February 25, 1998 (98-030)
LC, N2K Join for Live Cybercast of Rampal Concert
February 23, 1998 (98-029)
Films of Spanish-American War Go Online
February 25, 1998 (98-025)
Emancipation Proclamation To Go on Display at LC
February 23, 1998 (98-026)
Poets Alan Shapiro and Tom Sleigh To Read at LC

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February 23, 1998 (98-024)
LC Plans Preservation Awareness Workshop April 21
February 23, 1998 (98-020)
LC Presents Premiere of New Elmer Bernstein Score
February 15, 1998 (98-028)
First Release of George Washington Papers Goes Online
February 13, 1998 (98-007)
Koussevitzky Commissions Announced
February 3, 1998 (98-019)
LC Receives Gift To Digitize Lincoln Materials
February 3, 1998 (98-014)
Tu Wei-Ming Discusses Confucius at LC on Feb. 26
February 3, 1998 (98-012)
LC To Put African American Collections Online
February 3, 1998 (98-006)
Exhibition of Oliphant Cartoons To Open
February 3, 1998 (98-004)
LC To Accept IFLA Vouchers for International Loans
February 2, 1998 (98-017)
Center for Book Promotes Family Literacy Project

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January

January 30, 1998 (98-018)
African American Odyssey in Three LC Buildings
January 30, 1998 (98-015)
LC Gets $1 Million for Online Lincoln Collection
January 26, 1998 (98-011)
African American Odyssey Press Preview Date Changed
January 26, 1998 (98-009)
Witter Bynner Poetry Fellowships Awarded
January 21, 1998 (98-013)
New Phone Number for Exhibitions Information
January 21, 1998 (98-008)
LC Awards Second Contract for Book Preservation
January 16, 1998 (98-010)
Center for Book, FOLUSA Promote Literary Heritage
January 13, 1998 (98-002)
"Voices of the Dust Bowl" Collection Debuts
January 13, 1998 (98-001)
GLIN & Partners Receive NASA Research Grant
January 9, 1998 (98-003)
99 Groups Apply for National Digital Library Awards

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