Training Institute for Federal Library Technicians "Value Added: Essentials for Growth" Monday - Friday 9:o0am - 4:00pm August 1st - 5th, 2014 Join your colleagues for the 2016 FEDLINK Technicians Institute. Offered every other year, this year's five-day training institute will focus on the dynamic skills technician's need to support the mission and operations of their federal library or information center. Using the FEDLINK Competencies for Federal Librarians<http://www.loc.gov/flicc/publications/Lib_Compt/2011/2011Competencies.pdf> as a curricular benchmark, the institute will feature library science and federal library management topics including: O Data Services O Acquisitions Basics O New Tools (SharePoint/Social Media) O Maker Spaces O Customer Service O Social Media and Metrics .....And More! Featured speakers are library leaders form a variety of federal agencies including the Departments of Education, Justice, and Transportation, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the General Services Administration and the Library of Congress. Dates Monday - Friday August 1st - 5th, 2016 Time 9:o0am - 4:00pm Place Library of Congress Mumford Room, 6th Floor 101 Independence Ave. Washington, DC 20540 Metro/Directions Blue/Orange Line to Capitol South. Sponsor FEDLINK Technicians Working Group Information Call FEDLINK (202) 707-4813 TTY (202) 707-4995 Request ADA Accommodations five business days in advance at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>. Registration Cost is $300. Register online here.<https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WFGDB2W> Cancellations Please notify FEDLINK at (202) 707-4813 if you cannot attend to allow those on the waiting list an opportunity to register.