Bronwyn’s Library Blog

Libary of Congress shares nation’s treasures on Youtube

Posted by bronwynr on April 1, 2009

The Library of Congress (LC) has begun distributing portions of its vast audio and video collections—including 100-year-old films from the Thomas Edison studio—on YouTube and Apple’s iTunes.

The nation’s oldest federal cultural institution is greatly expanding the digital distribution of its collections after the U.S. General Services Administration announced a deal last week with several video sharing and social networking sites after six months of talks. more » » »

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