FDLP

"Point of Need" Services

The U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) has partnered with The University of Illinois at Chicago's (UIC) Daley Library to provide virtual reference service to the public.

UIC is working with almost twenty other academic, public, and state Federal depository libraries to provide chat and e-mail service through Government Information Online: Ask a Librarian (GIO). GIO is an example of a successful collaboration and represents how depository libraries are focusing on services to provide access to government information. This service partnership is consistent with GPO's strategic direction and the Depository Library Council's vision of serving users at their point of need.

GPO is interested in collaborating with other depository libraries to provide "point of need" access to Federal information. If you would like to propose such a partnership, please submit a partnership inquiry form to GPO.

News & Events

January 30, 2015
WHAT: The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) will be releasing President Barack... Read More...
January 30, 2015
The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) is pleased to introduce the FDLP Coordinator Certificate Program, a new FDLP educational... Read More...
January 30, 2015
A live training webinar, "GPO Partnership Projects: Expanding Access to Government Resources," will be presented on Friday, March 13,... Read More...
January 29, 2015
The next Depository Library Council Meeting and Federal Depository Library Conference will be held October 19 - 21, 2015 at the... Read More...
January 29, 2015
Learn more about the change in Library Services & Content Management policy regarding the classification of Visitor/Recreation Guides for... Read More...
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FDLP Events and Conferences are designed to showcase Federal products and services and address issues related to the FDLP.

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