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The Muskingum University Library is an 18% selective depository library for Federal and State Government Documents. Federal documents received since May 2000, and Ohio Documents received since January 2000 can be found by searching the catalog. Print publications are located in the short range of compact shelving in the basement.

Learning About the United States Federal Government
United States Government Manual is the official handbook of the Federal Government and provides comprehensive information on the agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches.

Locate U.S. Government Information
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications provides an index to print and electronic publications created by Federal agencies.

Federal Digital System (FDSys) provides public access to Government information submitted by Congress and Federal agencies and preserved as technology changes.

GPO Access is a service of the U.S. Government Printing Office that provides free electronic access to a wealth of important information products produced by the Federal Government. is a portal to Federal information and services.

The Library Of Unified Information Sources allows you to search the following executive and legislative sources: Congressional Reports, Congressional Record, Congressional Hearings, Federal Register, Presidential Documents, GAO Reports, and Congressional Bills & Resolutions.

Documents in the News (University of Michigan) identifies issues about government making news headlines and web sources with additional information.

CyberCemetary (University of North Texas) provides permanent public access to the electronic Web sites and publications of defunct U.S. government agencies and commissions.

Locate Ohio Government Information

Ohio Documents - cumulative lists

ohio documents list (outside link to State Library)

Links to a list of publications issued by state agencies and deposited in the State Library of Ohio for use by the public. Items listed under Digital Collection can be accessed via the Muskingum Catalog or OhioLINK.

Locate Muskingum County Information

Not sure how to get started on your research? Need help? There are many ways to ask us questions. We're here to help you!

Citing Government Information

Citing Government Information Sources in MLA (link to University of Nevada)

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