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.

GODORT-NMRT Liaison: NMRT Events at 2013 Midwinter Meeting

  • 1.  GODORT-NMRT Liaison: NMRT Events at 2013 Midwinter Meeting

    Posted Nov 21, 2012 12:21 AM

    ***Posting on Behalf of NMRT Liaison to GODORT, Michelle Dunaway***

    Greetings, GODORT!


    Here are the details for the NMRT Events at 2013 Midwinter Meeting.


    You can find them all listed within the conference

    scheduler<http://alamw13.ala.org/scheduler>linked on the Midwinter

    Meeting website <http://alamw13.ala.org/>.


    We hope to see you in Seattle!


    Janel Kinlaw,

    President, NMRT


    Saturday, January 26

    8:30 - 10:00 am - Conference Orientation - WSCC - Room 611-614

    New to the Midwinter Meeting or ALA? Get a fun and informative introduction

    to the Midwinter Meeting. Learn to navigate the exhibits, to decipher the

    conference program, how ALA really works, and ways to get involved. NMRT

    provides tips from the pros and the opportunity for you to get your

    questions answered.


    10:30 am - 12:00 pm - Executive Board Meeting - WSCC - TCC 101


    3:00 - 4:00 pm  - Membership & Networking Meeting - WSCC - Room 205

    Join potential & current New Members Round Table (NMRT) in learning about

    the round table’s latest activities. Hear from the ALA Presidential

    Candidates about their platforms and ideas for ALA. Stop by this informal

    meeting to network and learn more about the exciting things NMRT has to

    offer you.


    5:30 - 7:30 pm  - Midwinter Social - Dragonfire Cafe, 722 Pine Street

    Please join fellow NMRT members (and non-members!)at the DragonFire Cafe

    (722 Pine Street) in the Paramount Hotel for an evening of networking and

    fun in Seattle. Light refreshments will be provided. Everyone is welcome!


    Sunday, January 27

    10:30 - 11:30 am - NMRT/LLAMA Discussion Group - WSCC - Room 619

    Join us for discussion and networking with LLAMA and NMRT members, new

    librarians, new members of LLAMA and/or NMRT, librarians making career

    shifts, and anyone interested in developing leadership skills.


    WSCC – Washington State Convention Center

    WSCC-TCC – The Conference Center of the Washington State Convention Center


    NOTE: The TCC ( The Conference Center) is part of the Convention Center.

    They have some of the same room numbers as the Convention Center so please

    make sure you notice the TCC in front of the number.