Deadline - Midnight, September 30, 2022, for the Selection Profile Update CycleMidnight, Friday, September 30, 2022, is the deadline for libraries intending to add tangible formats to their item selection profiles for Federal… Read More
Wrapping Up Constitution Day 2022Federal depository libraries across the Nation celebrated Constitution Day on September 17, with events, contests, giveaways, displays, and more. Over 29,000 free… Read More
CGP Monthly Maintenance: September 2022The Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP) including GPO’s MetaLib will undergo routine maintenance. Start Date: Wednesday, September 21, … Read More
GPO'S GOVINFO WINS 2022 GOVERNMENT EXPERIENCE AWARDThe U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) has won a 2022 Government Experience Award for GovInfo, the one-stop site for authentic information published by… Read More
2022 Federal Depository Library Conference: Updated Schedule and Detailed AgendaThis message has been cross-posted. Please excuse any duplication. An updated schedule and detailed agenda are now available for the 2022 Federal Depository… Read More
The University of TX at Arlington Libraries gave out 1,000 Pocket Constitution gift bags in just a little over an hour on Constitution Day!
A second FDLP microfiche conversion contract has ended, effective April 30, 2022. Items sent to the contractor for conversion will continue to be distributed until all processing is complete. Read more on the project page.
Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. The observation started in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week under President Lyndon Johnson and was expanded by President Ronald Reagan in 1988 to cover a 30-day period. It was enacted into law on August 17, 1988, on the approval of Public Law 100-402.
During the 9th month of the year, there are many designated topics which are celebrated or acknowledged to increase awareness, such as Hispanic Heritage Month, National Preparedness Month, and Constitution Day. Take a look at these FDLP LibGuides: