Dear Colleagues,


The Federal and Armed Forces Libraries Round Table is presenting and co-sponsoring several programs at the 2015 ALA Annual Conference.  Join us to learn, network, and celebrate!


10:30-11:30 am  Saturday, June 27

Moscone Convention Center West – Room 3012

Open Government: Current Trends and Practices Concerning FOIA, Open Access, and Other Post-Wiki-Leaks Issues

Hear from librarians about evolving and emerging trends concerning open access and FOIA in the post-Wikileaks era.

Speakers:  Anneliese Taylor, University of California San Francisco; James Jacobs, Stanford University


1:00-2:30 pm  Saturday, June 27

Marriott Marquis San Francisco – Yerba Buena Salon 11

Open Source Tools in Federal Agencies

Federal agencies are developing and using open source tools in interesting ways to build digital government.

Speakers: Richard Aroksaar, National Park Service; Sarah Allen and Sasha Magee, 18F, a program of the General Services Administration


12:00-1:00 pm  Sunday, June 28

Hilton San Francisco, Union Square – Golden Gate 6

FAFRLT Awards Reception

Join us for refreshments to celebrate the accomplishments of your distinguished colleagues:

FAFLRT Achievement Award – Jeanne Drewes

FAFLRT Distinguished Service Award – Richard Huffine


1:00-2:00 pm  Sunday, June 28

Hilton San Francisco, Union Square – Golden Gate 6

FAFLRT Membership Meeting


I hope to see many of you in San Francisco!



Anne Harrison

Librarian/Network Program Specialist

Library of Congress/FEDLINK

101 Independence Ave. SE  Washington, DC 20540-4935

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