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Virtual Orientation to the Geography and Map Division: Tuesday 6/13

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Please join Geography and Map Division staff tomorrow for a virtual orientation to our collections and resources!

Date: Tuesday, June 13, 2023

Time: 3:00-4:00 pm (Eastern)

Location: Zoom

Register for this session here!

Reference librarians Cynthia Smith and Julie Stoner will present an introduction to the Geography and Map collections at the Library of Congress. This orientation session, aimed at the general public, will highlight a wide range of cartographic formats and subject matter. The focus of the session will be on maps and online resources available to all patrons any time or place in the world. Topics covered will also include search tips and tricks, research and collection guides, ways to engage with the collections online, and how to prepare for a future trip to the reading room. After the presentation, staff look forward to answering additional questions from attendees.

Comments (4)

  1. Will this orientation be archived for future views? I’m unable to attend the June 13 session

  2. Una sola pregunta, ¿se repetirá en español? Atte

    • Unfortunately we cannot give the orientation in Spanish, our apologies.

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