The Federal Depository Library Program publishes everything from coloring books to advanced scientific research. Every month, Cook Library receives hundreds of documents, reports, information series, maps, databases, and streaming video from the United States Government Printing Office.
Enter some Keywords for your topic: Try Chesapeake and Watershed:
Find Location Menu
Below the search boxes, find the Location menu and open it. Select Government Documents.
In the results, most of the records will come with an Internet link on them. They will likely include the element “PURL”. It stands for Permanent URL, a place marker that opens the item, without having to find it on the web.
Not all documents are PDF. Some are databases or web documents. Not all our documents are electronic. Many print documents reside in our regular catalog going back decades. Our Government Information Topic Page has many more resources: