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Library of Congress

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For the 1945 documentary film, see Library of Congress (film).
Library of Congress
Logo      Seal
Flag of the United States Library of Congress.svg
Flag of the Library of Congress[citation needed]
Established 1800
Location Washington, D.C.
Coordinates 38°53′19″N77°00′17″WCoordinates: 38°53′19″N77°00′17″W
Branches N/A
Collection
Size 23,892,068 catalogued books in the Library of Congress Classification system; 5,711 incunabula (books printed before 1500), 14,067,260 monographs and serials, music, bound newspapers, pamphlets, technical reports, and other printed material; and 122,810,430 items in the nonclassified (special) collections:

160,775,469 total Items[1]

Access and use
Circulation Library does not publicly circulate
Population served 535 members of the United States Congress, their staff, and members of the public
Other information
Budget $598,402,000[1]
Director James H. Billington (Librarian of…

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