Magna Carta: Enduring Legacy

Between 2014 and 2018, The ABA Standing Committee on the Law Library of Congress collaborated with the Law Library of Congress to present a traveling exhibit to raise awareness about Magna Carta and celebrate its enduring legacy. The traveling exhibit was an integral part of the world-wide observations of the 1215 sealing of Magna Carta.

Magna Carta Lecture Series

The ABA Standing Committee on the Law Library of Congress cosponsored a lecture with the Library of Congress: "Magna Carta from Runnymede to Washington: Old Laws, New Discoveries." Magna Carta scholar Nicholas Vincent gave this lecture at the Library of Congress at on April 6, 2015. See the press release for more details. The Standing Committee and the Law Library of Congress collaborate throughout the year to offer trainings and educational programming aimed at increasing knowledge about the Law Library’s vast array of legal resources; teaching how to access these resources; and examining critical legal issues of the day. Programs typically take place at ABA Midyear and Annual Meetings and at the Law Library in Washington, DC.

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