2020 FDL Conference

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  • • October 20: 1:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
  • • October 21: 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • • October 22: 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • • October 23: 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

All times are Eastern.

This event is free of charge.

Join the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) and the Depository Library Council for the largest annual gathering of Federal depository librarians and colleagues in the country, presented virtually for the first time this year. Four afternoons of knowledge, information-sharing, and enrichment await you.

During this free, virtual event:

  • Participate in collaborative, informative, and interactive sessions presented by the DLC, GPO, other Federal agencies, and depository library staff.
  • Network with GPO staff and fellow depository librarians from across the Nation.
  • Explore interesting posters and field-related tools and resources.

Follow the FDL Conference on Twitter

Follow along with GPO and event attendees via our Twitter feed. Share your updates and photos using the hashtag #FDLConference.

Tips for Conference Success

Read GPO’s Tips for Conference Success – what to do before, during, and after the event to get the most out of your virtual conference experience.

Present an Educational Program

Share your specialized expertise with event attendees by presenting an educational program. Presentations can cover introductory to advanced information on topics related to U.S. Government information resources and librarianship. Educational programs run for 60 minutes. Presenters should allow time for Q&A.

The deadline for program proposals is September 8, 2020.

Present a Poster in Our Poster Gallery

Showcase your FDLP activities, services, or resources by displaying a virtual poster in our poster gallery. Presenters will create a PDF or image file (.png preferred) and submit a short paragraph description of the poster for attendees to browse.

The deadline for poster proposals is September 8, 2020.

Exhibit Your Products & Services in Our Exhibitor Gallery

Demonstrate, display, and promote products, resources, tools, and services to conference attendees in our vendor gallery. Exhibitors will submit PDF or image files (.png preferred), a paragraph description of the products or services for attendees to browse, and contact information for the organization.

The deadline for exhibitor proposals is September 8, 2020.

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