FDLP

2018 New Depository Librarians Institute

2018 New Depository Coordinators Institute

Held October 10 and 11, 2018

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 10, 2018

Session 1:

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Mission of the FDLP – “Free Public Access”
  • Regional Depository Libraries
  • FDLP.gov overview and GPO Resources
  • FDLP Academy

Session 2:

  • Documents Lifecycle at GPO
  • Cataloging at GPO
  • Collection Development
  • Overview of FDLP Rules

Duration: 242 minutes

Closed captioning transcript

Thursday, October 11

Session 3:

  • Promotion
  • Box Processing
  • Bibliographic Control

Session 4:

  • Weeding your Collection / Needs & Offers
  • Library Visits / GPO on the Go
  • Biennial Survey of Depository Libraries
  • Disasters and Renovation Situations
  • Contacting GPO for help

Duration: 228 minutes

Closed captioning transcript