(Please excuse cross postings.) FEDLINK Orientation to Federal Libraries and Information Centers Series The National Institutes of Health Library Thursday, June 20, 2013 10:00 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Library is the focal point for the exchange of biomedical and scientific information vital to the support of the research activities conducted at the National Institutes of Health. The library also provides information services and resources to several other agencies within the Department of Health & Human Services. The tour will include a look at the history of the NIH Library (including the effects of the 2007 flood and the Library's renovation), an examination of the duties of an NIH Informationist, an instruction program, a technology sandbox seminar, a bioinformatics discussion, and a look at NIH's "Going Green" initiative, all in addition to a tour of the Library and the Green Terrace. Date Thursday June 20, 2013 Time 10:00 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. Place National Institutes of Health Library 10 Center Drive Building 10, Room 1L-25 MSC 1150 Bethesda, MD 20892 Metro/Directions: Medical Center Station (Red Line). Attendees must enter the NIH campus via the Gateway Visitors Center next to the Medical Center Metro Station. After exiting the Gateway Visitor Center, walk two blocks west to Building 10 or take the Campus Shuttles. Enter Building 10 through the South Entrance. The Library is the only door down the left corridor. Further instructions and a map of the NIH campus are available at http://nihlibrary.nih.gov/AboutUs/Pages/Address.aspx . Attendees should plan to arrive by 9:45 a.m. Sponsor FEDLINK Education Working Group Information Call FLICC (202) 707-4813 TTY (202) 707-4995 Request ADA Accommodations five business days in advance. Registration Registration is free but required. Click here to register. Cancellations Please notify FEDLINK at (202) 707-4813 if you cannot attend to allow those on the waiting list an opportunity to register.