2012 Meeting Proceedings


Posters from the 2012 DLC poster presentation.


This session provides an overview of the fundamentals of depository collection development. Concepts included are a review of the Federal Government information needs of a library community as well as FDLP collection lists and other content.

Web published content has moved from its position as an additional access method to the primary publishing platform for much of the content created by the Federal Government. The Web provides a variety of challenges and opportunities for building meaningful collections and providing access to end users. This panel will discuss the basic building blocks of Web archiving as well as updating the community on efforts to harvest and preserve federal Web content.

Highlights from the welcome session welcome session to begin the 2012 Depository Library Council Meeting and Federal Depository Library Conference. Acting Public Printer, Davita Vance Cooks , provides information on topics including GPO's Transformation into a digital information platform, GPO's Strategic Plan, Budget for Fiscal Year 2013, and FDSys and FDLP accomplishments.

Superintendent of Documents Mary Alice Baish provides an update on the FDLP Forecast Study for the FDLP community.