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Introduction to the activities of the American Folklife Center and its Archive of Folk Culture at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. News about programs and activities, online presentations of multiformat collections and other resources to facilitate folklife projects and study.
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of Margaret Mead's birth, the Library of Congress presents a selection of materials from its extensive Mead collection, which came to the Library after her death. The corpus of notes and other field materials that Mead preserved are available to scholars interested in evaluating and building on her research.