FLICC Meeting Announcement 2000-24

REMINDER: FEDLINK Fall Membership Meeting
Thursday, October 19, 2000--Library of Congress
See the AGENDA below

Join your FEDLINK colleagues at the FEDLINK Fall Membership Meeting.
In conjunction with the Library of Congress Bicentennial we will
celebrate the accomplishments of our federal libraries. John Cole,
Director of the Center for the Book and Co-Chair of the LC
Bicentennial, will present a brief history of the Library of
and federal libraries. Barbara Christine, Chief of the Library
US Army Community & Family Support Center, will show a slide
presentation on setting up general libraries for deployed troops.
final presentation will feature Janice Beattie, Director of  Central
and Regional Libraries, National Oceanic and Atmospheric
Administration (NOAA), who will highlight some of the library's
award winning initiatives. NOAA was the 1999 FLICC Library of  the
Year. Come celebrate!

In addition, Ruby Thomas, FEDLINK Member Services Manager, will
introduce the new FEDLINK online registration process. The Personnel
Working Group, Education Working Group, and Information Technology
Working Group will present updates on their accomplishments. And
Tarr, Executive Director of the Federal Library and Information
Committee, will provide a status report on FLICC and FEDLINK.

Thursday, October 19, 2000

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. There is no
entrance to the Library of Congress prior to 8:30 a.m.)

The FEDLINK Fall Membership Meeting precedes the afternoon FEDLINK
Fall OCLC Users
Group Meeting. See Meeting Announcement 2000-25 at
for more information.

Mumford Room, 6th floor, Madison Building, The Library of Congress
Use the Main Entrance at 1st Street and Independence Ave. S.E.,
Washington, DC

Capitol South (Orange and Blue lines)


Free--Open to all FEDLINK members but registration is required. Call
the FLICC Office to register at (202) 707-4800.

ADA accommodations will be provided if requested five (5) business
days in advance. Please contact (202) 707-4800 or [log in to unmask]

Call FEDLINK Network Operations (202) 707-4848; TTY (202) 707-4995


9:00 - 9:10
Welcome and Introductions - Maxine Brown, Chair, FEDLINK,  FAC

9:10 - 9:40
Demonstration of FEDLINK's Online Registration System - Ruby Thomas,
Supervisor, FEDLINK Member Services

9:40 - 10:05
FLICC Working Group Reports
* Education Working Group - Sandy Morton-Schwalb (GPO) - Chair
* Personnel Working Group - Tad Downing (GPO) - Chair
* Information Technology Working Group - Rod Atkinson (CRS) - Chair

10:05 - 10:30
Status of FLICC and FEDLINK - Susan Tarr, Executive Director, FLICC

Break and Celebration

10:55 - 11:25
History of LC and Federal Libraries - John Cole, Director, Center for
the Book, and Co-Chair, LC Bicentennial

11:25 - 12:30
Highlights of Federal Libraries
* Army General Libraries - Barbara Christine, Chief, Library Program,
Army Community and Family Support Center
* NOAA - Janice Beattie, Acting Director, Library and Information
Services Division