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Recovering Anthropology student turned library studies grad student. Highly interested in community informatics, group empowerment, social theory and comics.


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Library of Congress Digitizes Vast Teddy Roosevelt Collection

The Roosevelt collection is the  largest presidential archival collection held by the LOC, at 276,000 documents, which have been scanned into 461,000 images. The bulk of the collection was a personal gift from President Roosevelt to Herbert Putnam (Librarian of Congress 1899-1939).

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New York Public Library: Serving Looks and Books          

The Riverside Branch of the New York Public Library has added professional fashion accessories to its circulating materials options.