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The Library of Congress has nearly 200 million items in hundreds of languages. Over 7 million of these rare items are now available online for users worldwide.
The National Digital Library Program is digitizing historical Americana materials from the Library's holdings into online collections. There are currently more than 100 collections in the American Memory Historical Collections. These multimedia collections of photographs, manuscripts, rare books, maps, recorded sound, and moving pictures are grouped according to themes.
How do you know what is available?
There are many ways to search the collections, though finding exactly what you are looking for may take some digging and persistence. Get started with searching:
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|Last updated 09/26/2003