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Library of Congress

United States -- Library of Congress

Library Hours
Monday 8:30 am 8:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am 8:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am 8:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am 8:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am 5:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am 5:00 pm

Address: 101 Independence Avenue SE
Washington, District of Columbia
United States

Phone: 202-707-5000

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: Library of Congress is a National library.
This library is affiliated with Library of Congress (view map) . The collection of the library contains 175,000,000 volumes. The library circulates 250,000 items per year.

Other Info: Went live with Voyager on August 15, 1999. Currently planning to implement the Library Collections Access Platform (LCAP) on FOLIO and EBSCO discovery services in FY25.

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Administration: The director of the library is Dr. Carla Hayden .

Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries

Collection size175,000,000volumes
Annual Circulation250,000transactions

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemFOLIO -- EBSCO Information Services2023
Previous Automation SystemVoyager1998
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI
Item ID TypeBarcode 
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers ID2263
WorldCat Registry ID45266

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 9, 1998 and was last modified on Oct 30, 2023.

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