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Leonard Bernstein: A Guide to Resources at the Library of Congress

Digital Collections

This page connects researchers with digitized Bernstein-related collection material available in curated digital collections as well as digital exhibits representative of past physical exhibits mounted at the Library of Congress.

The Leonard Bernstein Digital Collection

Digital Collections with Bernstein-Related Material

The following digital collections include digitized items by or about Leonard Bernstein. Once you open a digital collection, you can keyword search "This Collection" at the top right corner of the page.

Online Exhibits

Library of Congress exhibitions document present and past exhibits that feature unique material from our collections to center on a specific topic. These online exhibitions feature digital content, though there may be limits as to what you can download due to rights issues. The following exhibits, listed as examples, feature material by and about Bernstein:

In the Muse Blog

Banner for "In the Muse Performing Arts Blog" with photographs of a Civil War band, Leonard Bernstein, rare violins, and a drawing of a dog listening to gramophone.

The Music Division maintains a blog, In the Muse, which promotes Library-sponsored performing arts events and features articles about the Music Division's unique collections. Keyword search across the blog for any posts that mention Leonard Bernstein.