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Ten reasons to confirm Dr. Hayden for Librarian of Congress

There are probably a hundred reasons why the Senate should immediately vote – and unanimously at that — to confirm Dr. Carla Hayden to serve as the next Librarian of Congress.  With the clock ticking down to zero this week on its pre-recess calendar, here are our top ten for…

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ALA Past President Carla Hayden receives warm Senate welcome

It was a standing room only crowd at today’s confirmation hearing of Dr. Carla Hayden, President Obama’s nominee to serve as Librarian of Congress, with the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration. The hearing marks the first step in the Senate review process. Three Maryland senators (one former) presented Dr.…


LIVE: Watch the confirmation hearing for Dr. Carla Hayden

The Confirmation Hearing for Librarian of Congress Nominee, Carla Hayden, by the U.S. Senate Committee on Rules and Administration, will air LIVE on C-SPAN3, C-SPAN Radio and on Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 2:15pm ET. The hearing will also be webcast from the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration hearing…

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Preparing for a librarian…Librarian

ALA, and librarians everywhere, couldn’t be more pleased and proud with the President’s choice of Dr. Carla Hayden, a past-president of the Association, to serve as the nation’s next Librarian of Congress. It’s also been tremendously gratifying, though not surprising, to see how immediate and broad the support for her nomination has…

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