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FLICC Orientations to Federal Libraries and Information Centers Series
National Gallery of Art Library
Wednesday, November 15, 2006, 10:00 a.m. — 11:30 a.m.
Register today!  Limited to 20 attendees.

As part of a series of orientations to libraries and information centers, FLICC is offering an opportunity for federal librarians to become acquainted with the National Gallery of Art Library. Founded in 1941, the library is a major national art research center. The collection of more
than 350,000 resources on the history, theory and criticism includes monographs on artists as well as international exhibition, museum, and private collection and action catalogues, and comprehensive holdings of auction catalogues from all major American and European auction
houses from the seventeenth century to the present. The program will highlight distinctive aspects of
     o   the NGA Library’s Collections and
     o   Specialized Research in the Visual Arts Image Collections
     o   Rare Book Room Highlights
 
Date
Wednesday, November 15, 2006
 
Time
10:00 a.m. — 11:30 a.m.
 
Place
The National Gallery of Art, 4th Street and Constitution Avenue N.W., East Building. (For maps, public transportation and parking information, visit http://www.nga.gov/ginfo/area_map.shtm.) Attendees will meet at the main dest of the Study Center on the 1st Floor of the East Buidling.
 
Metro
The nearest Metro stops are Judiciary Square on the Red Line, Archives on the Yellow/Green Lines, and Smithsonian on the Blue/Orange Lines. Metro bus stops are located on 4th Street and 7th Street NW. DC.  Circulator bus stops are located at 4th Street and Madison Drive and at 7th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW.
 

Sponsor
FLICC Education Working Group
 
Registration
Free, but advanced registration required. Limited to 20 attendees. Visit the FLICC Educational Programs Web site at http://www.loc.gov/flicc/feveform.html to register online. Request ADA Accommodations five business days in advance at (202) 707-6362 TTY or [log in to unmask].
 
Information
Call FLICC (202) 707-4813; TTY (202) 707-4995 or send email to [log in to unmask].
 
Cancellations
Please notify FLICC (202) 707-4813 if you cannot attend so those on the waiting list have an opportunity to register.