University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Information for Federal Depository Libraries in Wisconsin

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Provided by UW-Madison's Memorial Library, regional depository library for Wisconsin.

For questions about federal depository library issues, or reference questions regarding government documents at Memorial Library, please contact the government documents reference librarian, Beth Harper (608/262-9852; email link).

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Item Selection Update Cycle, June 1-July 31, 2011

Discussion Lists for Government Documents Library Workers

  • WISGOVINFO-L: Discussion list for government documents library workers in Wisconsin. Announcements about discard lists and events of interest to docs folk posted here.
    • Subscribe to or leave the list by emailing Beth Harper, list manager, using this link.
    • Archives: no searchable archives available.

  • GPO-FDLP-L: official list serve of the FDLP. If you're a federal depository coordinator, you should be on this list. This is what GPO uses to make official announcements.

  • GOVDOC-L: the fun one, the very busy one, the national discussion list for government documents library workers working with local, state, federal, foreign, or international documents (though most discussion centers around U.S. federal documents). Post your advice, questions, or musings about all aspects of documents on this moderated list.

  • DOC-TECH-L: "devoted to questions regarding the technical processing of Government Documents. This list has been specifically put in place for this reason. DocTech-L is not a place for reference questions, position announcements, or conference announcements."

Federal Depository Library Discard Procedure and Lists for Wisconsin Libraries

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Government Documents at Memorial Library |
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Page created 6/27/05; last updated 7/8/11.

Created and maintained by:
Beth Harper
Government Documents Reference Librarian
276 Memorial Library
728 State St, Madison, WI 53706
(608) 262-9852