The ASERL Collaborative Federal Depository Program

Wednesday, 9/13/2017
  • 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (Eastern)
  • 1:00 PM-2:00 PM (Central)
  • 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Mountain)
  • 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Pacific)

This session was presented on September 13, 2017. Access the recording and webinar materials now:

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Presenters are representatives from the three initial Centers of Excellence libraries for the Collaborative Federal Depository Program and will provide a general overview of the program while discussing some of the benefits, challenges and outcomes of developing a COE collection.

Learning Outcomes

This webinar will:

  • provide an overview of the CFDP Model and how it works within the legal mandate of the Federal Depository Library Program to manage large collections of legacy print publications;
  • demonstrate how Centers of Excellence libraries make determinations on retrospective collecting of government publications; and
  • discuss space allocation and storage of government publications.

Who Should Attend

Government documents coordinators and collection managers


Sandra McAninch, Regional Depository Librarian, University of Kentucky Libraries

Judith Russell, Dean of University Libraries, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida

Bill Sudduth, Head, Government Information and Maps, Thomas Cooper Library, University of South Carolina



A recording of the webinar will be availble at no charge six months from the date of the presentation.

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