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GODORT 2022 Virtual Annual Meetings

GPO Update | 11:00 - 12:00 pm CST

GPO Update

June 16 | 11:00 - 12:00 pm CST

GPO representatives will share updates related to the FDLP and GODORT Community. 


Meeting Recording

GODORT Government Information for Children Committee | 1:00 - 2:00 pm CST

GODORT Government Information for Children Committee

June 16 | 1:00 - 2:00 pm CST

The purpose of the Government Information for Children Committee is to:

  • Promote government information in order to engage K-12 students in learning about history, culture, science, and government through games and other interactive activities.
  • Assist teachers, school librarians, public librarians, academic librarians, parents, and the general public with locating teaching aids, lesson plans, and exciting tools to enhance students' learning.
  • Provide all populations with a collection of free government resources – designed for children – to advance their personal and professional needs.


  • Welcome and Introductions 
    Current Committee Members - Introductions 

Attendees – Welcome! 

  • Approval of January 13, 2022 Mid-winter Meeting Minutes 

  • History Day – Hayley Johnson 

  • Constitution Day – Connie Williams 

  • GIC LibGuides – Jenny Groome and Jennifer Castle 

  • Links 

  • Guide “ownership” 

  • Structure of our guides 

  • Tech Committee – GODORT Best Practices Guide 

  • After “Best Practices” in place – Training resources 

  • Announcements 

  • Lauren Hall  - 2022/2023 GIC Chair 

  • New Business 

Meeting Recording

GODORT General Membership Meeting | 2:30 - 3:30 pm CST

General Membership Meeting

June 16 | 2:30 - 3:30 pm CST

This is a meeting for the full GODORT membership. This is a great way to get updates on what is currently going on and will be happening in GODORT.


  • Adoption of Agenda

  • Welcome and Introductions

  • In Memoriam moment of silence

  • Approval of Minutes from January 2022

  • Guest Report ALA Treasurer, Maggie Ferrell 

  • Treasurer’s Report and presentation of proposed budget

  • Guest Report from GODORT Emerging Leader, Lauren Hall

  • Committee Reports/Action Items

  • New Business/Discussion

Meeting Recording