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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.