In celebration of 100 years of IADR, attendees can purchase tickets for the IADR Centennial Gala to be held on Friday, March 20, 2020 at the historic Library of Congress. A ticket to the Centennial Gala includes a sit-down dinner, music from a live band, Centennial programming and the viewing of the Presidents’ Induction Ceremony. Gala attendees will also be given the opportunity to tour the Library’s collection during the evening. The IADR Centennial Gala starts at 6 p.m., please wear cocktail/black tie attire. 

Tickets are $125 per person and are available for purchase during your General Session registrationA limited number of tickets are available.

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What is the Library of Congress?

The Library of Congress was founded in 1800, making it the oldest federal cultural institution in the United States. The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world and an unparalleled world resource. The collection of more than 168 million items includes more than 39 million cataloged books and other print materials in 470 languages, more than 72 million manuscripts, the largest rare book collection in North America and the world's largest collection of legal materials, films, maps, sheet music and sound recordings. The Library is the main research arm of the U.S. Congress and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office. Learn more about the Library of Congress at www.loc.gov/about.