Documents Association of New Jersey

2018 DANJ Conference
A Health Dose of Information:
Health Resources for Personal and Public Research
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Friday, October 26, 2018
Prudence Hall, Thomas Edison State University
111 W. State Street, Trenton, NJ 08608
Registration Fee, $30; Students, Free
Please Register by October 19, 2018

Program
Dr. John George, Clinical Psychologist, “A Healthy Retirement: Helping New Retirees Navigate This Challenging Life Transition"

Elaina Vitale, Academic Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, “Collaboration and Innovation: NNLM’s Nationwide Online Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon"

Robert Vietrogoski, Special Collecetions Librarian, Rutgers University, "Sources in New Jersey Medical History: Special Collections, Annual Reports, and Beautiful Sewer Maps"
 
Caitlyn Cook, New Jersey Reference and Digital Librarian, New Jersey State Library, "From Dorothea Dix to the Post-War Era: Historic Reports of New Jersey's Mental Hospitals"

Registration begins at 8:45 AM
Program begins at 9:30 AM
Continental Breakfast and Lunch included

 Special thanks to LibraryLinkNJ and Thomas Edison State University

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Travel Grant Opportunity

The Documents Association of New Jersey (DANJ) is offering two (2) travel grants to attend the Depository Library Council Meeting & Federal Depository Library Conference in Washington D.C. on October 22-24, 2018. Each grant will total $300 and is meant to offset the travel and lodging expenses of Conference attendance.
Applicants must be DANJ members in good standing. Applications will be reviewed by a committee of Executive Board members. Preference will be given to first-time conference attendees and applicants who do not have institutional financial support for attendance. Library students interested in government information are encouraged to apply.Application deadline: Sept. 24, 2018
Application Form

The Documents Association of New Jersey promotes the use of and access to government publications in libraries in the NJ area.

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DANJ meeting and program announcements are also posted on the DOX_NJ listserv, a forum for New Jersey librarians and others to communicate about government information.