How to Navigate the Online Catalog of the Manuscript Division at the Library of Congress


In this video, Barbara Bair, Historian and Curator, as well as Exhibition Liasion, at the Manuscript Division at the Library of Congress, describes the variance of collections and items maintained by the Manuscript Division, and demonstrates how to navigate the Division's online catalog. Resources for researchers, digital collections, and methods for contacting reference staff are also discussed. This video supplements the session "Locating and Using Native American Archival Collections in Federal Repositories" given at the 2019 ATALM annual conference held in Temecula, California on October 8-11, 2019.