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The Government Resources Section promotes state-wide cooperation among library employees working with all types of government documents, provides opportunities for continuing education and idea sharing, supports all levels of government in making their public documents readily available to all types of libraries, and seeks to fulfill the objectives of the North Carolina Library Association.


Executive Committee

Chair:  
Rebecca Freeman, University of South Carolina, Lancaster, RFreeman@mailbox.sc.edu

Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect:
Elisabeth Garner
University of North Carolina Wilmington, garnere@uncw.edu

Secretary/Treasurer:
Rebecca Forbes, State Library of North Carolina, rebecca.forbes@ncdcr.gov

Website Administrator:
Jennifer L. Smith, Elon University, jsmith41@elon.edu

Past Chair:

Renee Bosman, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, rbosman@email.unc.edu



Help! I'm an Accidental Government Information Librarian Webinars are available on our YouTube page.


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Census Resources + Data: Government & Business Perspectives Webinar, June 16, 2020

This webinar includes guest speakers who will be discussing recent changes to Census.gov and the Economic Census. This webinar is for you whether you are new to Census.gov and the Economic Census or you are an expert. We will be looking at the basics and taking a deeper dive into the topics. Michele Hayslett, Librarian for Numeric Data Services and Data Management at UNC at Chapel Hill, will compare and contrast several sources for Census data, including the new data.census.gov; the National Historical GIS (NHGIS) from the Minnesota Population Center; and Social Explorer (a commercial database). She will guide participants through several demonstration searches and then take questions. Jennifer Boettcher, Business Information Consultant of Georgetown University, will provide a next level look into the Economic Census. For context, interested participants are highly recommended to check out her previous talk, Industry Research Using the Economic Census, as her presentation will build off that content. Jennifer will also provide an overview of additional business sources from the Census Bureau which can be used to supplement the Economic Census.

Recorded Webinar

Hayslett Slides

Boettcher Slides


2019 NCLA Biennial Conference - GRS Sponsored Presentation Slides:

2020 Census - Counting on Libraries by Bob Coats

Two birds one stone: Supporting data literacy and encouraging civic engagement using framework-inspired library programming with Megan Carlton and Jo Klein2020 Census – Counting on Libraries
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