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U.S. Government Information: Home

Guide to information resources by and about the federal government.

Key Tools to Locate Government Information

Please note that resources tagged with a blue lock symbol are available remotely only to UC San Diego affiliates.

Collections of Digitized Documents & Archived Born-Digital Documents

Several libraries, governmental offices, and other organizations are actively working to increase availability of, and ensure permanent public access to, federal information. The sites below include collections of digitized documents - those that were originally published in physical format but have been converted to electronic format - and/or archived "born digital" documents - those that were originally published in electronic format.

Indexes to pre-1976 Government Publications

Links go the UCSD Library catalog, which provides call number and location information for these print resources.

Research Help

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Preserving Access & Promoting Transparency

These resources are not provided by the federal government, but help provide access to federal government information.

Open Access for Federally-Funded Research

How to Cite Government Publications

Obama Administration Archives