Resources for Government Depositories
Managing the Government Depository Library Collection
- 21 Things to Do (When Assuming Responsibility for a Federal Depository Library)
Click on "Ask a Question."
- Documents Data Miner
Includes the latest version of the List of Classes, Inactive and Discontinued items, and a search - under Depository Selection and Directory - for the items your depository has selected.
- Enhanced Shipping List Service
Developed through a cooperative agreement between the State University of New York at Buffalo and the Federal Depository Library Program, this site includes shipping lists (arranged by year and shipping list number) for documents received in paper, electronic format, as separates, and microfiche for the past several years.
- FDLP Administration
Information about the depository library program and the basic tools needed to meet FDLP requirements.
- FDLP Administrative Notes
Monthy publication of the Superintendent of Documents, Library Program Services for the Government Printing Office. Search by the date of the publication.
- FDLP Desktop: Depository Management
Compiled by the Federal Depository Library Program, this site "provides resources that will assist you in administering your depository operation to be compliant with the instructions.
- FDLP Electronic Collection
Information not only about the transition of Federal government information to electronic format but links to full text and tools to locate government information.
- Government Printing Office Links
Links to the FDLP Web site, Administrative Notes, Depository Library guidelines and specifications, government information available on the Internet, the Depository Library Council, and current survey information.
- GPO Access: New Electronic Titles
Includes new additions to the Federal Depository Library Program Electronic Collection (FDLP/EC).
- Government Documents Round Table (GODORT)
Information from the American Library Association's Government Documents Round Table about issues, laws and legislation effecting the distribution of government information and the management of government depository libraries as well as summaries from various committee and task force meetings.
- Substitution List: Official FDLP Permanent Full-Text Databases
"FDLP Guidelines on substituting electronic for tangible versions of depository publications."
- Toolbox for Processing and Cataloging Federal Government Documents
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