FDLP

2016 New Depository Librarians Institute

2016 New Depository Coordinators Institute

Held October 12 and 13, 2016

This two half-day virtual event is oriented to new staff (although any depository library staff member may attend), and it addresses topics such as day-to-day management of tangible and electronic collections and item selection profiles, public access requirements, and the role of regional depository libraries.

WEDNESDAY, October 12, 2016

Session 1:

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Mission of the FDLP – “Free Public Access”
  • FDLP.gov overview
  • Contacting GPO for help
  • FDLP Academy
  • GPO Resources

Duration: 68 minutes

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Session 2:

  • Documents Lifecycle
  • Collection Development
  • Cataloging at GPO

Duration: 90 minutes

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Thursday, October 13

Session 3:

  • Box Processing
  • Bibliographic Control
  • Regional Depository Libraries

Duration: 63 minutes

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Session 4:

  • Weeding your Collection / Needs & Offers
  • Overview of FDLP Rules
  • Library Visits
  • Biennial Survey of Depository Libraries
  • Disasters and Renovation Situations
  • Promotion

Duration: 92 minutes

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