Interview: SMART Readers

EUGENE, Ore — An Oregon nonprofit is getting national recognition for helping to improve children’s reading skills. The Start Making A Reader Today, or SMART program, is the 2014 Recipient of the Library of Congress Literacy Award in the American Prize Category. Laure McNichols, SMART’s Lane County Assistant Manager, joined us live in the studio … Continue reading »

Library of Congress Collects Tweets

(CNN) — The Library of Congress has a new kind of collection: tweets. The library’s communications director has published a blog entry giving an update on the its efforts to build a collection of tweets. So far, it’s amassed more than 170 billion tweets. Now it’s looking to make them available to the public. The … Continue reading »