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, "Historic Health and Mortality Resources in the George F. Smith Library of Health Sciences Collection"
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.