Library of Congress - LOC

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101 Independence Ave. SE
Washington, DC 20540
202-707-5000 (Voice)


The Library's mission is to make its resources available and useful to the Congress and the American people and to sustain and preserve a universal collection of knowledge and creativity for future generations. Some of its resources and services include: documents, photographs, movies, and sound recordings that tell America's story; full text access to current bills under consideration in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate; library services for libraries, information professionals, and researchers, including Acquisitions, Cataloging, Preservation, Research, Special Programs, Standards and access to the catalogs of the Library of Congress and other libraries; research tools for researchers and information professionals -- these include the catalogs of the Library of Congress and other libraries, databases on special topics, and other Library of Congress Internet resources; and exhibits of the library's collections.

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Review Date

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2011