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Webinar: Legislative Branch Resources 101

Register to attend the live training webinar, "Legislative Branch Resources 101."

Date: Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (EDT)

 

Recording and closed captioning are available. All webinars are free of charge.

  • Speakers:  Christopher Brown, Reference Librarian and Coordinator of Government Documents, University of Denver, Main Library
  • Summary: Whether you are an accidental Government information librarian, a library staff member tasked with providing information to your community, or a seasoned librarian, an introduction to (or refresher in) congressional information can be helpful. This presentation surveys the major congressional publications, what their functions are, and where they can be found. Emphasis will be placed on govinfo.gov. Additional sources will include the U.S. Code on the House Law Revision Counsel site, HathiTrust, and commercial sources where relevant.
  • Webinar series: Gov Docs 101 is a series of introductory subject webinars on frequently-requested Government information topics. The webinars are designed for newer depository coordinators, however anyone with an interest in the subject may attend.

Registration confirmation information:
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Prior to the webinar:
For those participating via a desktop or laptop computer (preferred method), a WebEx plug-in must be installed (one-time only). Download instructions. Some features will not be available for users participating with a tablet or smartphone.Devices need to have a WebEx app installed from the device’s app store, which may take time. After installation, the app will ask for you to allow or deny permissions.

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