FLICC Meeting Announcement MA 99-14

Teleconference for Library Professionals

Periodical Database

Librarians, new to or experienced with electronic databases, will review =
the basics and have a unique opportunity to explore the best ways to =
integrate these database resources into their libraries. Featuring =
representatives from the Gale Group, the H.W. Wilson Company, OCLC, and =
University Microfilms Inc. (UMI), the program will consist of short vendor =
presentations followed by two-way discussions where some participants will =
have the opportunity to tell vendors what they need and what database =
products would work best in their libraries.

Best of all, FLICC participants can add their questions before and after =
the program. First register with FLICC then call, write, or email DuPage =
your questions (College of DuPage Library, Student Resource Center, Room =
2500, 425 22nd Street, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137=AF(630) 942-2350=AFslusarl@cdne= They will build them into the program format. Afterward, the =
DuPage Web site will offer a continuing forum that you and participating =
vendors can access.

Date: Friday, February 26, 1999

Time: 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm--Registration begins at 11:30 am; attendees are =
requested to be seated by 11:50 am)

Place:Mary Pickford Theater, 3rd Floor, Library of Congress--Use the Main =
Entrance at 1st Street and Independence Avenue, S.E., Washington, D.C. For =
downlink sites outside the D.C. area, call (630) 942- 2350.

Metro: Capitol South (Orange and Blue Lines)

Sponsor: College of DuPage Library, Glen Ellyn, IL and FLICC

Registration: Free, but advanced registration is required. Interpreting =
services (American Sign Language, Contact Signing, Oral and/or Tactical) =
will be provided if requested ive (5) business days in advance of the =
event. For other ADA Accommodations, please contact the Library's ADA =
Coordinator at (202) 707-9948 (TTY) or (202) 707-7544 (Voice).

Information: Call FLICC (202) 707-4800

Cancellations: Please notify FLICC (202) 707-4800 if you cannot attend so =
those on the waiting list have an opportunity to register.