Category Archives: Library

Festive Fun, Friends, and Farewells

The staff of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum would like to wish everyone Happy Holidays and warm wishes for a Happy New Year! A note on our holiday hours: The Library/Research Room will close at 2:00pm on Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks and Reading Books

The staff of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum would like to wish all an early HAPPY THANKSGIVING! We are so thankful for those who visit our museum to see the exhibits and  for those who visit our library to … Continue reading

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New Digital Library Goes Live!

The Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum is excited to announce the official start of its online Digital Library with the “release” of approximately 89,000 pages of digitized textual records from the Presidential “Handwriting” Files of the Office of Staff … Continue reading

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Federal Government Shutdown

Due to the Federal Government shutdown, the National Archives (www.archives.gov) is closed. We are unable to post or participate in any of our social media channels during this closure. All National Archives facilities are closed, with the exception of the … Continue reading

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Interns of Summer 2013

The goal of the internship program at the Carter Library is to provide undergraduate and graduate students with a meaningful and realistic work experience. Opportunities exist for students in a variety of disciplines, such as library & information science, political … Continue reading

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Staff Bid Farewell to Director

Jay Hakes, Director of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum, will be stepping down at the end of July after serving in the position for thirteen years. A press release sent out in May details Hakes’ departure and career in … Continue reading

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Does the Carter Library catch your Pinterest?

The National Archives would like to welcome you to one of its latest social media ventures. Presidential Libraries are now on Pinterest! “Pinterest is a content sharing service that allows members to ‘pin’ images, videos, and other objects to their … Continue reading

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National Museum Month

I can’t think of a better way to start off this month’s first blog post than to say that May is National Museum Month! What better time is there than now to recognize the roles that museums play in our … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays 2012

The staff of the Jimmy Carter Library & Museum would like to wish HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL as 2012 comes to a close… For anyone planning to visit the Library & Museum in person, please be advised that the Library/Research … Continue reading

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Carter Family Recipes: Plains Cheese Ring

This week Library and Museum staff were invited to join The Carter Center for lunch as part of its annual Thanksgiving potluck. Ceri McCarron, an Archives Specialist at the Jimmy Carter Library, decided to make a “Plains Cheese Ring” for … Continue reading

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