significant developments in human knowledge over the past century
to the relationship between the rule of law and the spread of democracy;
from the Great Congressional triumvirate of Henry Clay, John C.
Calhoun, and Daniel Webster to the historical context of poetry;
from preserving and securing collections to national libraries of
the world and bibliographic control in the new millennium...all
of these subjects have been a part of the rich mosaic of Bicentennial
Bicentennial symposia are available as cybercasts on the Library's
Web site. Take a look at the descriptions of past symposia, and
if the topic and speakers intrigue you, watch the cyber version!