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Please join us for a celebration and discussion of the Civil Rights Movement, in honor of Rosa Parks and African-American History Month. Facilitated by librarians at the Library of Congress.
When: Wednesday, February 8, 2:00 p.m. (E.D.T.), 1:00 p.m. (C.S.T.)
To attend, go to
Type your name and click Enter to go into the online room. A small software applet will download to your computer as you enter the room. All that is needed is an Internet connection, sound card, and speakers. A headset with microphone will enable you to speak to the group.
Note: Use of Internet Explorer is recommended. Log on 5 minutes early to allow for the web conference software plugin to be downloaded automatically to your computer.
For more information about upcoming programs, see Online Programming for All Libraries (OPAL) at http://www.opal-online.org/progschrono.htm.
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Digital Reference Team
The Library of Congress