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Service Alert

The Anacostia Library will be closed from Monday, July 22 - Sunday, Aug. 4 for a scheduled facilities project. Learn more on the Anacostia Library page.

Contains full text for thousands of history encyclopedias, reference books, leading periodicals and other sources. Features historical documents, biographies of historical figures, historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video.

Access Update:  Access to History Reference Center will be discontinued on 7/1/2024.


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Audiences: Teens Adults
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