Mr. Travis Ferrell

Research Librarian,
US Library of Congress

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US Library of Congress

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I am a research librarian at the U.S. Army War College. I am also very heavily involved in MLC (the Military Libraries Community of SLA).

Current work responsibilities:

- Provide reference service to assist students, faculty, and staff.
- Compile topical LibGuides and the Periodical Articles for Current Awareness (PAC), a monthly list of the most pertinent articles in the periodical literature for US Army War College researchers.
- Compile twice monthly Current Awareness Alerts, which are selected open source reports of strategic, geopolitical, or geoeconomic importance.
- Librarian Liaison to the Department of Command, Leadership, and Management; the Center for Strategic Leadership; the Army Strategic Education Program; and various USAWC Integrated Research Projects.

- Lead orientations and tours to acquaint researchers with library resources.

MLC responsibilities:

- Director, Military Libraries Training Workshop (MLTW) 2021
- Past Chair, 2020
- Chair, 2019
- Chair-Elect, 2018
- Student Liaison Coordinator, May 2014 – October 2018
- Director, Military Libraries Training Workshop (MLTW) 2017

More information can be found on my LinkedIn account.