Library of Congress, Scholarship, and Books

Librarian of Congress James Billington spoke with C-SPAN about the role of books and scholarship in the American… read more

Librarian of Congress James Billington spoke with C-SPAN about the role of books and scholarship in the American society. Mr. Billington talked about the future of books with the rise of the computer chip. Mr. Billington also talked about the Library of Congress and the vast amount information that was stored in the Library.  close

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Library of Congress, Scholarship, and Books

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Program ID:
766-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 24, 1987
Last Aired:
Dec 26, 1987

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  • Dec 24, 1987 | 5:57pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 25, 1987 | 1:17pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 26, 1987 | 12:31am EST | C-SPAN 1
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