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The Military Libraries Division of the Special Libraries Association invites
your participation in the following special events at SLA 2009 in

Saturday, June 13, 12:00-5:00 PM    How to Become a Federal Librarian --
CLICK <>  here
for information and Registration [REQUIRED] for this Free event at the
Library of Congress/Madison Building -- If you would like to confirm your
registration, please email  <mailto:[log in to unmask]> [log in to unmask]

Saturday, June 13, 1:00-2:00 PM     Wreath Laying at Tomb of the Unknown
Soldier,  Arlington National Cemetery (METRO Blue Line)

Sunday, June 14, 7:30-10:30 PM      International Spy Museum Tour (Ticketed
event #585--$5.00), 800 F Street, NW,  (Metro YELLOW, RED, GREEN Lines,
Gallery Place/Chinatown)

Monday, June 15, 7:00-8:30 AM      MLD/SLA Networking Breakfast, Convention
Center, Room 151B 

Monday, June 15, 9:00-10:30 AM     Imagining Knowledge Government Access in
Virtual Worlds, Convention Center, Room 150A -- Panel will address the
capabilities of virtual worlds and the pieces that need to be put into place
to imagine the future possibilities. 

Monday, June 15, 1:30-3:00 PM     All About Succession Planning in
Libraries: Part One,  Case Study, Convention Center, Room 147B - Department
of Justice (DOJ) Library Succession Planning Group prepares for the
impending retirement wave, (Part 2 follows in the same room)

Tuesday, June 16, 7:00-8:30 AM     MLD/SLA Networking Breakfast, Convention
Center, Room 151A 

Tuesday, June 16, 9:30-11:00 AM     Competitive Intelligence and the
Government Librarian, Convention Center, Room 144B -- This program will
review some of the key sources and techniques for undertaking government CI
and look at some recent examples of the use of CI in the federal sector.

Tuesday, June 16, 11:30AM-1:00PM    DMIL Business Meeting/Luncheon,
Convention Center, Room 140A, Preregistration Required-RSVP to Pat
<mailto:[log in to unmask]> [log in to unmask]   ( For
current DMIL members only)  .   <> CLICK

Tuesday, June 16, 1:30-3:00 PM       ABCs  of  Military Resources,
Convention Center, Room 142 -- Military Librarians' best recommendations for
unclassified resources to answer questions about the military.

Wednesday, June 17, 7:00-8:00 AM   MLD/SLA Networking Breakfast, Convention
Center. Room 207A 

Wednesday, June 17, 8:30-10:00 AM   Effective Communication Strategies How
to Understand and Be Understood with Customers and Co-Workers, Convention
Center, Room 144C 

Thursday, June 18, 8:00AM-4:00 PM  Trip to Mount Vernon - Home of George
Washington (Ticketed event #1003--$50.00) 


Posted by Marybeth Dowdell <mailto:[log in to unmask]>  and Greta
Marlatt <mailto:[log in to unmask]> -MLD Public Relations Committee