The Library of Congress will conduct a planned power outage from 5 p.m. ET on Friday, August 9, 2019 through Sunday, August 11, 2019 during which most of the Library’s public websites, including NLS BARD and the NLS public websites, will be unavailable. Downloads to personal smart devices will continue to be playable during this time, but patrons will not be able to download new material.
We are sorry for the inconvenience this may cause. For more information, visit: https://go.usa.gov/xytKQ