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Online Doc Award Nomination Call for FY18 - Federal and Armed Forces Library Round Table

by Janice M. Young on Tue, Nov 28, 2017 at 07:13 am

Nominations are accepted between each year for the four FAFLRT awards to be presented at the ALA Annual Conference.  Deadline for nomination is January 31, 2018  

We are accepting nominations for:

The FAFLRT Distinguished Service Award recognizes a FAFLRT member for outstanding and sustained contributions to FAFLRT.

Nominations are accepted between each year for the four FAFLRT awards to be presented at the ALA Annual Conference.  Deadline for nomination is January 31, 2018  

We are accepting nominations for:

The FAFLRT Distinguished Service Award recognizes a FAFLRT member for outstanding and sustained contributions to FAFLRT.

The FAFLRT Achievement Award recognizes an individual for achievement in the promotion of library and information service and the information profession in the Federal community. Those nominated need not be members of FAFLRT.

FAFLRT Rising Stars Initiative, highlights the achievements of those new to the profession. Rising Stars are those people who display a passion for the profession, both at work and via volunteer or association activities.  Rising Star candidates must:

  • Be a FAFLRT member in good standing
  • Work in a federal or armed forces library or government information management setting
  • Have graduated from an MLS/MLIS program five years ago or less
  • Been a professional librarian or information manager for five years or less

Adelaide del Frate Conference Scholarship Award is available to any current Library Science Student and provides $1000.00 to defray the cost of attending the American Library Association Annual Conference.

You can self-nominate for any award, but the Conference Scholarship Award requires a recommendation from a professor at your University.

 

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Online Doc Federal Librarian Newsletter - September/Fall 2017 issue

by Janice M. Young on Wed, Sep 27, 2017 at 10:40 pm

This issue includes, Karl Debus-López, FAFLRT Past-President 2016-2017 - President’s Membership Report 2017 ALA Annual Conference

The 2016-2017 year was a very successful one for the Federal and Armed Forces Libraries Round Table.  FAFLRT returned to being a fully functional round table, supporting the needs of federal and armed forces librarians and libraries worldwide. Highlights include restoration of the newsletter, awards, and programs at ALA. 

This issue includes, Karl Debus-López, FAFLRT Past-President 2016-2017 - President’s Membership Report 2017 ALA Annual Conference

The 2016-2017 year was a very successful one for the Federal and Armed Forces Libraries Round Table.  FAFLRT returned to being a fully functional round table, supporting the needs of federal and armed forces librarians and libraries worldwide. Highlights include restoration of the newsletter, awards, and programs at ALA. 

...plus, the 'Fabulous Feds In the News' column and our featured 'In The Spotlight' article, The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) Library; increasing the visibility of ERDC authored reports by using Linked Data. 

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Online Doc Welcome to the Summer 2017 issue of Federal Librarian!

by Janice M. Young on Thu, Jun 8, 2017 at 05:53 pm

We have another great issue with information on our programs at ALA Annual and our 2017 award recipients, and a special article on the Federal Depository Library Program Academy. 

If you have additional content you would like us to consider for future issues, please contact FAFLRT.

Online Doc Federal Librarian Winter/February 2017 Newsletter

by Janice M. Young on Wed, Mar 1, 2017 at 10:07 am

We are very happy to share with you the Winter/February 2017 issue of Federal Librarian.

We are very happy to share with you the Winter/February 2017 issue of Federal Librarian.

Many thanks to the members of our community who wrote articles or contributed information for the newsletter.  We have another issue filled with great content, including two articles on the great work being done at the Yosemite National Park Research Library, an update on topics of interest from the ALA Midwinter Conference, information on our upcoming programs at the ALA Annual Conference in Chicago, Illinois, and our recurring columns, including Fabulous Feds.

If you have additional content you would like us to consider for future issues, please contact FAFLRT.

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Online Doc FAFLRT Membership Drive

by Janice M. Young on Fri, Jan 6, 2017 at 11:40 am

The Federal and Armed Forces Libraries Round Table is seeking new members to join its ranks of enthusiastic federal and armed forces librarians and those who care about federal and armed forces libraries. Please see the attached flyer to learn more about FAFLRT and how to become a member.

 

Online Doc 2014 Conference Presentations

by Virginia M. Sanchez on Thu, Nov 24, 2016 at 09:56 am

This falls under the category, "Better late than never!" Thank you to Madison Bolls and Shari Clayman for allowing FAFLRT to post their presentation "Librarian Expertise in Customer Resource Management".

Huge thanks as well to Rosa Liu and Mary-Deirdre Coraggio for sharing their presentation, "Responding to the Challenges of Recruitment, Retention, and Succession at the NIST Information Services Office".

Enjoy!

 

The mission of the Federal and Armed Forces Libraries Round Table (FAFLRT) is to promote library and information service and the library and information profession in the armed forces and federal communities.

Learn more about FAFLRT on the ALA website.

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