Government Documents

Topic: USA Libraries celebrates 50 Years in the U.S. Government Publishing Office's (GPO) Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP).

   The FDLP ensures the public has free access to Federal documents in participating libraries across the Nation. The libraries, in partnership with GPO, work in support of Keeping America Informed
   In recognition of the event, the Marx Library will be hosting a 2-day special event which is open to the public:

March 20th, 2018

  • 2:00-3:00 pm    Guided tours of the Government Documents area every 15 minutes (2nd FL South)
  • 3:00 pm             Presentation: "FDLP 101" (Rm 305, 3rd FL South)
  • 4:00-5:30 pm     Reception with refreshments (Rodney Gallery of Art, 3rd FL North)
                              Display: 1968: A Year in Review with Government Information
                              Display: What is a Government Document?

March 21st, 2018

  • 9:00-10:00 am    Presentation: "Basic U.S. Government Resources"
  • 10:00-11:00 am  Presentation: "govinfo"

All presentations will be given by Kathryn Bayer, a representative from GPO.