FDLP

askGPO Training

Title: askGPO Training

Description:

    This site provides short video tutorials, recorded webinars, and written user guides to assist users from Federal depository libraries and Federal agencies with using the askGPO website.

Please use the Chrome, Firefox, or Safari browser for askGPO. The site will not work properly in Internet Explorer or Edge.

askGPO Training for Federal Depository Libraries

askGPO Training Guide for Federal Depository Libraries

Short tutorial videos:

  • askGPO Community Overall Navigation (4 minutes)
    Overview of the askGPO webpage and its components.
  • FAQ/Knowledge Base on askGPO Community (1 minute)
    How to find answers to frequently asked questions before submitting your question.
  • Create Inquiry in askGPO Community (2 minutes)
    How to submit a question for GPO staff to answer.
  • Review My Inquiries (3 minutes)
    For those who have a login, how to view inquiries you have submitted.
  • Update My FDL Directory Information (3 minutes)
    For those who have a login, how to change the information about your library in the Federal Depository Library Directory.
  • Submit Webforms (4 minutes)
    For those who have a login, how to submit specific forms to GPO for your depository library. Only some FDLP forms are submitted through this site.
  • Submit Login Request Form (1 minute)
    For those who have a login, how to submit a request so that an additional staff member at your depository library can also have a login. Not all staff who work with the depository collection need a login.

Recorded webinar:

    The New askGPO: Training for Federal Depository Libraries (43 minutes, held 7/22/2020)

    Topics covered:

    • Navigating the new home page
    • Submitting a question
    • Reviewing questions you have already submitted / past questions
    • Update your Federal Depository Library Directory entry
    • Submit webforms
    • Submit a Login Request form
    • Q&A time

    Speakers:

    • Lara Flint, Outreach Librarian, GPO
    • Sean O’Brien, Project Manager, CoreSphere

Associated files available for download:


askGPO Training for Federal Agencies

askGPO Training Guide for Federal Agencies

Short Tutorial Videos

Recorded webcast

The New askGPO: Training for Federal Agencies (15 minutes, recorded 7/21/2020)

    This webcast provides a comprehensive overview for Federal agency users of how to navigate the askGPO site, submit and review inquiries, and submit an agency publication submission form.

Speakers:

  • Lara Flint, Outreach Librarian, GPO
  • Sean O’Brien, Project Manager, CoreSphere

Associated file available for download: