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Catalog of Government Publications
The newest finding tool for federal publications. it includes descriptive records for historical and current publications and provides direct links to those that are available online. Users can search by authoring agency, title, subject, and general key word. Advanced searching is also available.
U.S. Government Documents
Dates vary from early and mid 1990's. Full text. The primary source for free, online, published, official and authenticated government information. Includes Congressional bills, budget, documents, prints, and reports, hearings, the Congressional Record, the Constitution, the Federal Register, the United States Code, Presidential Documents, Public and Private Laws, United States Code and Statutes at Large. Links to the CGP (Catalog of Government Publications), news, offices of the Inspector General, Congressional Relations, and more.
Pre-1000 BC to present. Licensed WorldCat product. A catalog of books and a wide variety of other materials in libraries worldwide.
Links to Federal Documents
United States Constitution
An online guide to multiple websites with and about the Constitution.
The Federalist Papers
The Federalist, commonly referred to as the Federalist Papers, is a series of 85 essays written by Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison between October 1787 and May 1788. The essays were published anonymously, under the pen name "Publius," in various New York state newspapers of the time.
Our Federal Depository Library materials are available in paper, microprint, microfiche, CD-ROM, and online. We have a dedicated Computer Work Station next to the Reference Desk in the Central Reading Room, which is reserved to provide public access to materials from the FDLP, Federal Depository Library Program.
Many Federal documents are not cataloged by the Library of Congress system but by the SuDoc, Superintendent of Documents system, and many of them cannot be found in STARS.
For Federal documents not found in STARS and published since 1976, you may check the Government Documents Catalog Services database for our holdings. For pre-1976 documents, consult the paper Monthly Catalog in the Central Reading Room, Encyclopedias & Indexes - Z1223.A18. You will also find many documents listed in the new Catalog of Government Publications (CGP).