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Federal library colleagues, Interested in the Congressional Research Service (CRS)? Please consider joining the Federal and Armed Forces Libraries Interest Group (FAFLIG) Executive Committee for their next meeting.
FAFLIG will host as a guest speaker Mr. Julius Jefferson, Immediate Past President of the American Library Association (ALA) and Head of the Research and Library Services Section in the Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade (FDT) Division of the Congressional Research Service (CRS). Julius will be sharing information regarding his work with Congressional Research Service (CRS) and its role in the Federal Government.
You won’t want to miss this informative job talk with a leading expert in the field of research librarianship. The meeting's details are as follows:
"Navigating the CRS"
November 17, 2021
7 p.m. Eastern / 6 p.m. Central / 5 p.m. Mountain / 4 p.m. Pacific
Zoom link: https://ala-events.zoom.us/j/96980938455?pwd=SCtKNmZJRGJLb1U4cTFMTzVCL3JpZz09
Speaker information: Julius C. Jefferson, Jr., is the Section Head of the Research and Library Services Section in the Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade Division at Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress. In this role, Jefferson led research librarians who provide public policy research assistance exclusively to Members of Congress, Congressional Committees, and Staffers. He also previously served as the Acting Chief of Research & Reference Services at the Library of Congress.
Jefferson was the 2020-2021 President of the American Library Association (ALA). He has also served on a number of critical ALA committees, including the Finance and Audit Committee, the Budget Analysis and Review Committee, and the Intellectual Freedom Committee, serving as the 2010-11 Chair.
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Ms. Adria P. Olmi
Army Logistics University Library
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