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.

REMINDER: Call for nominations for GODORT Awards

  • 1.  REMINDER: Call for nominations for GODORT Awards

    Posted Nov 16, 2023 02:45 PM
    **Reminder: Upcoming deadline for nominations: 12/1/23**

    *Please excuse cross posting*

    Does someone come to mind when you think of notable achievements in Government information/documents?

    What about publications pertaining to government information?

    Or do you have a research idea that needs some funding?

    Consider applying or nominating an individual for a GODORT award!  The GODORT award committee presents six awards annually.  If you would like to find out more about each award, please visit the GODORT Awards Website.

    To fill out a nomination for any of the awards, please use the nomination form.

    The deadline for the awards this year is December 1st, 2023.  Additionally, if you have noticed someone very active in the government information community and feel they should be considered for an award, but are not familiar enough to make a formal nomination, please pass along their information to godort.awards1972@gmail.com!

    Alison Downey (she/her/hers)
    Assistant Professor of Library Science/ Technical Services Librarian
    Christopher Center for Library Room 174 / 265
    Valparaiso University
    (219) 464-6183