The NewFeds mission is to support the development and advancement of
early-career Library and Information Science (LIS) professionals by focusing on community building, skill enhancement, and leadership development. Through collaborative activities with professional associations, NewFeds raises awareness about LIS competencies, best practices, and issues relevant to federal library and information environments. NewFeds seeks to build a networked community of engaged federal information professionals.
NewFeds supports programs in the following areas:
- Leadership development
- Training and skill-building
- Professional networking and mentoring
- Career planning
- New librarian advocacy