GODORT (Government Documents Round Table)

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The mission of the Government Documents Round Table (GODORT) is to (1) To provide a forum for discussion of problems, concerns, and for exchange of ideas by librarians working with government documents; (2) to provide a force for initiating and supporting programs to increase availability, use, and bibliographic control of documents; (3) to increase communication between documents librarians and other librarians; (4) to contribute to the extension and improvement of education and training of documents librarians.

Learn more about GODORT on the ALA website.

ALA Midwinter (Boston) GODORT Bylaws and Organization Committee -- Agenda

  • 1.  ALA Midwinter (Boston) GODORT Bylaws and Organization Committee -- Agenda

    Posted Dec 28, 2015 04:43 PM
    GODORT Bylaws and Organization Committee

    Friday, January 8, 2016

    3:00-4:00 p.m.

    Boston Park Plaza, Brandeis Room

    The Bylaws and Organization Committee will discuss implications of GODORT reorganization and virtual meetings for the work of the Committee, as well as our strategic planning and five-year goals.  Non-Committee members are particularly encouraged to attend to contribute to the discussion of agenda items.


    Welcome and Introductions (Attendance Sheet) – David Utz, Chair

    Adoption of the Agenda

    Approval of the Minutes, Annual, 2015

    Report of the Committee Chair on Significant Activities since Annual, 2015

    1. PPM Chapter 1 (Conferences):  Renaming and Harmonizing with regulations and guidelines for conferences and meetings in the ALA Policy Manual

    2. GODORT Steering Committee [open] (virtual) meeting concerning “GODORT Reorganization: Bylaws, PPM, and the GODORT Steering Committee”

    Old Business

    1. GODORT Ad Hoc Committee on Virtual Meetings

    2. GODORT Ad Hoc Committee on Re-organization

    New Business

    1. Discussion of Strategic Planning:  Five-Year Goals – David Utz