News: FDLP Celebrates Preservation Week with Virtual Meeting

The announcement below is from the GOVDOC-L@LISTS.PSU.EDU email list.

Join  the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) and the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) as we celebrate Preservation Week 2013 by conducting a virtual meeting with the theme, “Partners in Preservation: Government Information for Future Generations.”
The meeting will be held over three days, April 23-25, 2013. It provides an opportunity to convey how GPO and Federal depository libraries are “Keeping America Informed” by preserving our nation’s documents of democracy for permanent public access. Through a mix of information updates, focused discussions, and training sessions, agenda topics explore:

  • GPO’s role in preservation.
  • Depository library views on preservation as reflected in FDLP Forecast Study responses.
  • Partnerships for preservation.
  • Digitization project guidance.
  • Preservation of tangible collections.
  • Digital registries.

The meeting is free, but registration is required For those who are unable to attend the live programming, sessions will be recorded and made available for later viewing here
TITLE:   Partners in Preservation: Government Information for Future Generations
DATES:   April 23-25, 2013
TIMES:   Beginning each day at 2:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time
AGENDA:   View the complete agenda
REGISTER: Registration Form:
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