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The Institute for Defense Analyses
Wednesday, March 7, 2007
10:00 a.m. * 11:30 a.m.
(See Meeting Announcement MA2007-19 at

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 programs and services of the Institute for
Defense Analyses (IDA). Created during World War II to evaluate new
weapons, IDA*s formalized its role and mission in 1956 with the debut of
its new name. IDA now administers two federally-funded research and
development centers on behalf of the Secretary of Defense, as well as
the Science & Technology Policy Institute on behalf of the White House
and the president*s science advisor. IDA*s library, which opened in
1960, is a joint facility serving both institutes. The orientation will
How the library helps the IDA*s analysts produce reports A tour of the
library, with a stop in the IDA*s document reference center.
IDA*s library conversion to virtual service.
Wednesday, March 7, 2007

10:00 a.m. * 11:30 a.m.

Institute for Defense Analyses
(IDA), Alexandria, Virginia

See for driving directions
(preferred). Or take Metro*s Blue and Orange Line to the Pentagon and
ride the IDA*s shuttle which departs every 15 minutes on the quarter
hour. Using Metro alone is not recommended. 
FLICC Education Working Group

Call FLICC (202) 707-4813
TTY (202) 707-4995

Please notify FLICC at (202) 707-4813 if you cannot attend to allow
those on the waiting list an opportunity to register.

Free, but advanced registration is required.  Limited to 35 attendees.
Register online at