This guide has been replaced!

June 15, 2017

Please visit the library homepage,, and click on the Government Document Link at the bottom government document or

This guide will be closed at the end of 2017.


December 13, 2011

Not sure where to start looking for government information? Here are a few suggestions…. provides official information and services from the U.S. government. As the U.S. government’s official web portal, makes it easy for the public to get U.S. government information and services on the web. also serves as the catalyst for a growing electronic government. – A-Z site index to help find the topic or subject you are looking for. Chat service available if you need additional assistance.

U.S. Government Information, by Topic

Find Government Agencies – A-Z list, Federal, State, Local, Tribal and International Governments. Learn about the U.S. Government, Branches and U.S. Constitution.

Frequently Used Sites Related to U.S. Federal Government Information.

LexisNexis Government & Politics Search

Ask A Librarian – GPO has partnered with The University of Illinois at Chicago’s (UIC) Daley Library to provide virtual reference service to the public. UIC is working with almost twenty other academic, public, and state Federal depository libraries to provide chat and e-mail service through Government Information Online: Ask a Librarian (GIO).

Partial Depository

December 12, 0021

” This library is a congressionally designated depository for U.S. Government documents. Public access to he government documents collection is guaranteed by public law. (Title 44 United States Code)”