Library Provides Update on Language Outreach Programs and Services at Board of Library Trustee Meeting

In keeping with the DC Language Access Act of 2004, the Library will update the public on the programs and services offered to the Spanish, Amharic, Chinese, Korean, French and Vietnamese speaking communities as outlined in the Language Access Plan for Fiscal Year 2013.  The update will take place at the Board of Library Trustees meeting on Sept. 25 at 6 p.m.

The meeting will take place at the Anacostia Library, located at 1801 Good Hope Road S.E.  Board of Library Trustees meetings are open to the public and are generally held on the fourth Wednesday every other month at Library locations throughout the system.

The Library encourages everyone to participate in Board meetings.  Language interpretation services can be obtained by contacting the Chief Librarian’s office, by phone: (202) 727-1101, Monday-Friday 9:30 am-5 pm.  Please request accommodation as early as possible, but at least seven days in advance of the meeting, so that proper arrangements may be made.  If you find that you cannot attend, please promptly cancel the request.