Fall 09 FEDLINK Membership Meeting
"Options for Virtual Reference"
Wednesday, November 4, 2009
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Please join us for a brief update on FEDLINK activities and a chance to hear from colleagues about how they are currently performing virtual reference.
Speakers will include:
~ Phillip Ip, Army Corp. of Engineers will discuss participation in the U.S. Army QuestionPoint group.
~ Representatives from The National Defense University will describe their experience using an internal system for handling virtual reference.
~ Jennifer McMahan and Jan Oberla, Department of Justice will discuss their current use of QuestionPoint.
~ Neal Kaske, NOAA will explore the idea of a federal system for virtual reference.
The last hour will be a question/answer session - an opportunity for members and presenters to discuss, what works and what does not. Topics of conversation will cover collaboration, work staff buy-in/training and marketing.
November 4, 2009
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Public access allowed into the Library of Congress after 8:30 a.m.)
Library of Congress
West Dining Room, 6th Floor
101 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20540
Call Holly Kerwin
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TTY (202) 707-4995
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Free, but advanced registration is required. Register online at http://www.loc.gov/flicc/feveform.html.
Please notify FLICC at (202) 707-4813 if you cannot attend to allow those on the waiting list an opportunity to register.
Web Conferencing Opportunity
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