FDLP eXchange Scheduled Maintenance: Tuesday, September 27, 2022The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) is performing scheduled maintenance on the FDLP eXchange. Start Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 5:00 p.m. … Read More
FDLP.gov Routine Maintenance - September 27, 2022FDLP.gov will undergo routine maintenance this week. Start Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 5:00 p.m. (EDT) End Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 7:00… Read More
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
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.
On September 26, 1777, the British began an eight-month occupation of the city of Philadelphia during the American Revolution. This allowed British troops to spend the winter stationed in comfortable quarters, while Washington’s troops suffered at Valley Forge. When France recognized the United States and declared war on Great Britain in February 1778, British war strategy changed to meet the new threat, and the army evacuated Philadelphia on June 18, 1778.
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: