Here are some articles that discuss the importance of Carla Hayden as the new Librarian of Congress. She is the first African American and woman to hold this post.
- Carla Hayden confirmed as 14th librarian of Congress-Washington Post, July 13th, 2016
The Library of Congress Gets a History-Making New Leader-The Atlantic, July 13, 2016
- Senate Confirms Carla Hayden as 14th Librarian of Congress-Library of Congress Press Release, July 13, 2016
Dr. Carla Hayden to serve as the next Librarian of Congress-American Library Association Press Release, July 16, 2016
What the ‘First Black Woman’ Librarian of Congress Means-Time Magazine, July 18, 2016