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The Library of Congress’ 2022 National Recording Registry inductees included albums created by Alicia Keys, A Tribe Called Quest and Wu-Tang Clan.

North Carolina man Floyd Ray Roseberry was arrested Thursday afternoon after he threatened to blow up the Library of Congress.

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Nas’ debut album has been added to the Library of Congress' National Recording Registry.

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Award-winning author Jason Reynolds has been appointed National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature by the Library of Congress.

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Jay-Z’s ‘The Blueprint’ has been inducted into the Library of Congress’ National Recording Registry.

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7-year-old author Nicholas Buamah’s book was accepted into the Library of Congress.

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Akosua Haynes’ letter to ‘Hidden Figures’ author Margot Lee Shetterly won an award from the Library of Congress.

The first African-American and woman becomes Library of Congress' new chief executive. She's widely praised for promoting technology at libraries in low-income neighborhoods.


"As a descendant of people who were denied the right to read, to now have the opportunity to serve and lead the institution that is the national symbol of knowledge, is a historic moment," Carla Hayden said at her swearing-in ceremony.

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Dr. Carla Hayden as the Librarian of Congress. If confirmed Dr. Hayden would be the first woman and first African-American to serve in the post, as mentioned in a press release issued by the White House Office of the Press Secretary. President Obama issued a […]

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Lauryn Hill is considered a legend in hip-hop culture to many, and it looks like the Library of Congress agrees. According to Yahoo! Music, the “Ready…

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Julieanna Richardson, founder and executive director of The HistoryMakers joined Roland Martin Wednesday on “NewsOne Now” to discuss the Library of Congress’s acquisition of The History Makers. Be sure to listen to “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin, weekdays at 7 a.m. EST and watch at 9 a.m. EST on TV One.