December 2, 2015



IMLS Press Contact
Giuliana Bullard,

IMLS and USCIS Present Webinar on Employee Rights and myE-Verify

Washington, DC—The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) present the next webinar in a series for public librarians on immigration and U.S. citizenship topics on Wednesday, December 9. This webinar will help librarians assist employees in understanding their rights and roles regarding Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, and E-Verify. Participants will also learn about free tools available within myE-Verify such as self-check and self-lock. Representatives from USCIS and the Department of Justice will provide an overview of how librarians can direct their customers to resources on Employee Rights and myE-Verify.

Webinar: Overview of Employee Rights and myE-Verify Updates

Date and Time: Wednesday, December 9, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Eastern

To register for this free session, please follow the steps below:

  • Visit our registration page to confirm your participation
  • Enter your e-mail address and select "Submit"
  • Select "Subscriber Preferences"
  • Select the "Event Registration" tab
  • Complete the questions and select "Submit"

Once your registration is processed, you will receive a confirmation e-mail with additional details. If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail within two business days, please e-mail USCIS at

This series was developed as part of a partnership between IMLS and USCIS to ensure that librarians have the necessary tools and knowledge to refer their patrons to accurate and reliable sources of information on immigration-related topics. To find out more about this partnership and the webinar series, visit the Serving New Americans page of the IMLS website.

Note to Media: This engagement is not for press purposes. Please contact the USCIS Press Office at (202) 272-1200 for any media inquiries.

For more information about USCIS and their programs, visit or follow them on Twitter (@uscis), YouTube (/uscis), Facebook (/uscis), or visit the USCIS blog, The Beacon.

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