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From Haven to Home is a Library of Congress exhibition marking 350 years of Jewish life in America.

Visit this exhibit featuring more than two hundred treasures of American Judaica from the collections of the Library of Congress, augmented by a selection of important loans from other cooperating cultural institutions.


Almanacs and Fast Facts

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Books, Periodicals, and Publishing



Calendars, Clocks/Times

Children, Teachers & Parents (Links)

  • Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids (Ben's Guide serves as the educational component of GPO Access, GPO's service to provide the official online version of legislative and regulatory information. This site provides learning tools for K-12 students, parents, and teachers. )
  • Federal Resources For Educational Excellence (More than 30 Federal agencies formed a working group in 1997 to make hundreds of Federally supported teaching and learning resources easier to find. The result of that work is the FREE web site.)
  • FirstGov for Kids (This site provides links to Federal kids' sites along with some of the best kids' sites from other organizations all grouped by subject.)
  • The Library of Congress Learning Page (The "front door" to more than 100 American Memory Collections! Here is a "teacher's eye view" of over 7 million historical documents, photographs, maps, films, and audio recordings. You will find lessons, features, activities, and tips and tricks for using theese collections in the classroom or any teaching/learning environment for k-12 learners.)
  • Library of Congress Live! (Combining the vast historical treasures from the Library's collections with music, dance and dialogue)

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Dictionaries and Thesauri




Genealogy, Biography, and Archaeology

Grant Resources


History (General )

Language and Literature




Political Science and Government


Science, Technology and Engineering


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