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Monday, May 14, 2007

Library of Congress joins

The Library of Congress has joined the alliance.  (Thanks to ResourceShelf.)  From the announcement:

The Library of Congress (LOC) recently joined the Alliance. The nation's oldest federal cultural institution and largest library in the world, the LOC serves as the research arm of Congress with millions of books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The addition brings the Alliance membership to 17 organizations (view other participants). Currently in its fourth generation, provides search of more than 50 million pages of science information with just one query, and is a gateway to over 1,800 scientific Web sites and 30 deep Web databases.