Greetings Friends,

We are proudly celebrating the swearing-in of Dr. Carla Hayden and enjoying her first day in office today as the 14th Librarian of Congress. This is an exciting time and for all of us, I wanted to share some of the coverage.

From today's New York Times:

Full coverage of Swearing-In Ceremony

For those of you coming to the Book Festival, we look forward to seeing you real soon!!!!

Thank you for your continued participation with the Library of Congress Center for the Book.


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