FDLP

Your Public Library: First Stop for Government Information /Tu Biblioteca Pública: Primera Destinación para Información del Gobierno

Title: Your Public Library: First Stop for Government Information /Tu Biblioteca Pública: Primera Destinación para Información del Gobierno

Speaker: 

  • Jane Canfield, Coordinator Federal Documents, Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico

Description:

    Public libraries provide free access to a variety of materials. The FDLP provides free access to Government information to help create better informed citizens. This webinar focuses on materials of use to public libraries and demonstrate how public libraries and citizens can access the wealth of Government information that exists. This bilingual webinar offers insights into working with speakers of other languages, as well as links to Government information in Spanish. Topics covered include the U.S. Congress and Government; immigration and citizenship; social security and aging; and health and mental health. Some examples of state level documents are also included.

Duration: 51 minutes

Date Recorded: 8/17/2016

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