FLICC Meeting Announcement MA2002-27 FLICC Orientations to Libraries and Information Centers Series National Geographic Libraries As part of a series of FLICC's continuing orientations to libraries and information centers, FLICC is offering an opportunity for federal librarians to get a behind-the-scenes look at the National Geographic Society's Libraries. Begun in 1888 and opened to the public in 1920, the libraries now serve a global staff working on print, television, online and other products. * Welcome, Introduction, History, Focus * From the Desktop - Custom Services * Library Tour * Future Challenges * Explorers Hall and Gift Shop (following the tour) Date Tuesday, October 8, 2002 Time 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (Register by 10:00 a.m. with security.) Place National Geographic Society, 1146 16th Street N.W., Washington, D.C. Metro Choose either the McPherson Square Station (Orange and Blue Lines) or the Farragut North Station (Red Line). Walk from either station to 16th Street and then walk north to the 16th Street entrance located between L and M Streets N.W. For additional information, see the map on the Web site at http://www.nationalgeographic.com/explorer/map.html. Sponsor FLICC Education Working Group Registration Free, but advanced registration required. Call the FLICC office to register: (202) 707-4800 or visit the FLICC Educational Programs Web site at http://www.loc.gov/flicc/feveform.html. Limited to 20 attendees. Request ADA Accommodations five business days in advance at (202) 707-6362 TTY or [log in to unmask] Cancellations Please notify FLICC (202) 707-4800 if you cannot attend so those on the waiting list have an opportunity to register.