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Finding Aids

Reed College Library Catalog
Search for U.S. government publications received since January 1998.  Links to web versions of government publications are included when available.

GPO Catalog
Database for identifying U.S. government publications distributed to libraries since 1976.  Links to web versions of government publications are included when available.  A librarian can help you identify publications at Reed and other libraries in the area.

A note of caution:  The GPO Catalog can verify that a government publication exists, and that it was distributed to libraries or is available on the web.  Check the Reed catalog to verify whether Reed or another library has a copy of the publication available.

U.S. Government Online Bookstore
U.S. government publications available for sale from the Government Printing Office. Some may be available in libraries as well.  This site is useful for identifying popular government publications and lists of publications by topic, such as environment or military history.

Federal Citizen Information Center
Free and low-cost U.S. government publications on popular, consumer-oriented topics.