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Catalog of US Gov't Pubs
  • Provides descriptive records for historical and current publications
  • Provides direct links to those that are available online
  • 1976-present
  • Updated daily
GPO Monthly Catalog
  • Citations to U.S. Government publications from the Government Printing Office (GPO)
  • 1976-present
  • Updated monthly
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  • Indexes United Nations publications, all subjects
  • 1966-present
  • When Readex Year: (specific year) appears, then full-text available in Holl Microfiche JX 1977 A2
  • When Readex Year: Not filmed appears, consult a librarian
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American FactFinder
  • Primary distribution mechanism for all Census 2000 products and data
  • Includes data from 2000 and 1990 Decennial Censuses, 1997 Economic Census, and the American Community Survey
  • Provides demographic profiles and generates tables, reports, and maps
CCH Internet Tax Research NetWork
  • Provides comprehensive and up-to-date tax information, covering federal, state, and local primary source material; also includes CCH's explanations, analysis and practice aids.
  • 1990-present
  • 1978-present: Internal Revenue Code
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CenStats Contains information available from the U.S. Census, including
  • Annual Survey of Manufactures
  • Building Permits
  • Census Tract Street Locator
  • Consolidated Federal Funds Report
  • International Trade Data
  • County Business Patterns
  • Occupation by Race and Sex
  • USA Counties
  • Zip Business Patterns

Checkpoint RIA Group
  • Provides comprehensive and up-to-date federal tax information including primary source material analysis and commentary.
  • Also includes full-text tax journals.
  • 1990-present

Congressional - Lexis Nexis
  • Access to publications by and about the U.S. Congress, including hearings, bill texts, legislative histories, voting records, congressional calendars, hot topics and more.
  • 1789 to present
  • Updated daily
  • Some full text

Full text of many widely used U.S. government documents published by the Government Printing Office. Everyone

GrayLit Network
  • Portal to Federal gray literature
  • Information on over 100,000 full-text technical reports located at the Department of Energy, Department of Defense, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
  • Documents from the Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) collection are not available in full text; abstracts and ordering information are provided instead

New Electronic Titles
Direct access to individual publications located on servers at official Federal agency World-Wide Web sites. Everyone

PAIS International & Archive

  • Citations with summaries to all types of publications in the area of world public affairs
  • 1935 - present
  • Updated monthly
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  • Gateway to authoritative selected science information provided by U.S. Government agencies, including research and development results
  • Enables you to search both government Web sites and databases


  • Provides vital economic, business, and international trade information produced by the U.S. Government
  • Contains all of the information available on the National Trade Data Bank - and more, including the releases once offered through the Economic Bulletin Board
  • Full-text
Available in Holland and Owen Librares only.
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U.S. Congressional Serial Set

  • All the Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives
  • A rich source of primary source material on all aspects of American history
  • Through 1819
  • Full-text

USA Trade Online

  • Assists in finding specific U.S. export and import information on more than 18,000 commodities world wide
  • The most current US Merchandise Trade data available
  • Full-text
Available in Holland and Owen Librares only.
Ask at Reference for assistance.
Washington State Legislature
  • Covers the most recent WA State legislative session
  • Provides the full-text of bills, initiatives, referenda, and some committee reports

Western Waters Digital Library
  • Covers publications about the Columbia, Colorado, Platte and Rio Grande river basins
  • Materials include government reports, classic water literature, legal transcripts, water project records, personal papers, photographic collections and video materials


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