Webinar: LSCM Pilot Projects: the Application ProcessRegister to attend the live training webinar, "LSCM Pilot Projects: the Application Process." Date: Wednesday, February 16, 2022 … Read More
GPO Director Appoints Task Force to Study Making GPO Library Program All-DigitalThe U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) Director Hugh Nathanial Halpern appointed a task force to study the feasibility of an all-digital Federal Depository… Read More
Nominate Candidates for the DLC by February 9, 2022There are two weeks left to submit your nominations for individuals to serve as members of the Depository Library Council. The deadline is February 9, 2022. … Read More
Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Split Out in List of ClassesAs part of LSCM’s plan to phase out the microfiche format for FDLP distribution, there is a change to the List of Classes of United States Government Publications… Read More
Webinar: Naval Postgraduate School: Historical and Contemporary Information ResourcesRegister to attend the live training webinar, "Naval Postgraduate School: Historical and Contemporary Information Resources." Date:… Read More
Jim Shaw served on the DLC from 2015-2018, ending as Chair in 2018. He continues to serve as the Government Documents Librarian at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, in his 25th year in that role. Jim is also the Collections Coordinator.
At 11:38 a.m. (EST) on Friday, January 28, 1986, the space shuttle Challenger lifted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Seventy-three seconds later, hundreds on the ground stared in disbelief as the shuttle broke up in a forking plume of smoke and fire. Millions more watched the wrenching tragedy unfold on live television. There were no survivors. See these resources from the CGP:
- Space Shuttle Challenger explosion
- Power to explore: a history of the Marshall Space Flight Center, 1960 – 1990
- Space shuttle accident : hearing before the Subcommittee on Science, Technology, and Space of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session, on space shuttle accident and the Rogers Commission report, February 18, June 10, and 17, 1986
- NASA’s response to the committee’s investigation of the "Challenger" accident : hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, One hundredth Congress, first session, February 26, 1987
- Implementation of the recommendations of the Presidential Commission on the Space Shuttle Challenger accident [microform] : report to the President
The Government Documents staff at Albany Law School’s Schaffer Law Library is celebrating Library Shelfie Day in Albany, NY.
Alison Wilson will be retiring on Jan 31, 2022, after 38 years working with Government documents at J. Murrey Atkins Library at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Thank you, Alison, for your years of dedicated service to the FDLP, and congratulations from GPO.