Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Nov: Discovering a Gold Mine of U.S. Government Information: Exploring the HathiTrust Catalog and Its Rich Veins (FDLP)

This webinar has been rescheduled. Registration is open to new registrants, and those already registered need not re-register.

Register today for Tuesday, November 25
  • Start time: 2 p.m. Eastern Time
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Speaker: Bert Chapman, Government Information, Political Science, & Economics Librarian, Professor of Library Science, Purdue University
  • Learning outcomes: The digitization of thousands of U.S. Government documents by the HathiTrust catalog and its participating institutions expands access to a tremendous volume of historical U.S. Government information not digitally accessible through GPO or agency Web sites. This webinar will cover finding historical information such as agency annual reports, Congressional hearings, statistics, and numerous other materials on historically significant and contemporarily relevant Government policymaking issues.
  • Expected level of knowledge for participants: No prerequisite knowledge needed.
The webinar is free, however registration is required. Upon registering, a confirmation email will be sent to you. This registration confirmation email includes the instructions for joining the webinar.