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A Tuesday like no other: Feds recall shock of 9/11

Federal News Network asked readers who were in federal agencies that day to share their experiences of 9/11, in honor of the 20th anniversary on Saturday.

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Library of Congress gathering pandemic documents, artifacts to preserve history

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Main Reading Room of the Library of Congress in the Thomas Jefferson Building

The Library of Congress brings in an outsider to take over a public-facing division

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Main Reading Room of the Library of Congress in the Thomas Jefferson Building

Library of Congress completes major project to preserve early presidential papers

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Bid protest over Library of Congress cloud procurement succeeds

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Library of Congress enlisting volunteers to help transcribe documents

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Agencies find ways to support Congress’ needs remotely

Coronavirus’ closures of government facilities or enforcement of social distancing hasn’t stopped Congress from conducting business.

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Pandemic doesn’t mean creativity stops

Business activity might be nearly choked off, but this is a busy country. People are still thinking, creating, Congress is still doing its thing.

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In this Friday, April 17, 2020, photo, a vial used to collect a nose swab sample is put into a collection bag as members of a team of University of Washington medical providers conduct coronavirus testing at Queen Anne Healthcare, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility in Seattle. More than 100 residents were tested during the visit, and the results for all were negative, according to officials. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Creating a viable resource for coronavirus information

The Library of Congress has published a resource guide that brings together many coronavirus data sources that are otherwise scattered all over.

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