Webinar: Preservation Services for the FDLP: Preserving the National Collection for Present and Future Users

  • Last Updated: August 26, 2022
  • Published: August 26, 2022

Register to attend the live training webinar, “Preservation Services for the FDLP: Preserving the National Collection for Present and Future Users."

Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (EDT)


Recording and closed captioning are available. All webinars are free of charge.

  • Speaker David Walls, Preservation Librarian, Library Services & Content Management, U.S. Government Publishing Office
  • Learning outcomes: Preserving the National Collection of U.S. Government Public Information (National Collection) for use by the American public is a priority for GPO. To help libraries in the FDLP preserve their collections, a number of programs and processes have been developed and are in planning. This webinar will discuss a variety of Preservation Services to FDLP collections including Preservation Stewards, Preservation Pilots, Collection Assessment, and others. The webinar will also discuss assistance with preserving digital, as well as physical, collections.
  • Webinar Series: Gov Docs 101 is a series of introductory subject webinars on frequently-requested Government information topics. The webinars are designed for newer depository coordinators, however anyone with an interest in the subject may attend.

Registration confirmation information:
Upon registering, a confirmation email from [email protected] will be sent with instructions for joining the webinar. To ensure delivery of that email, configure your junk mail or spam filter(s) to permit messages from that address. GPO staff will also email your access information the day before the webinar. If you do not receive your login information, please email [email protected].

Prior to the webinar:
For those participating via a desktop or laptop computer (preferred method), a WebEx plug-in must be installed (one-time only). Download instructions. Some features will not be available for users participating with a tablet or smartphone. Devices need to have a WebEx app installed from the device’s app store, which may take time. After installation, the app will ask for you to Allow or Deny permissions.