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Federal Government Resources: @ Tutt

Help locating what Tutt Library houses along with selected internet resources.

Tutt Library Federal Documents

FDLP logo    Federal Depository Government Publications:

- receive about 1/3 of materials from the Government Printing Office since 1880
- organized according to the classification system of the Superintendent of Documents
- located in Tutt South Basement (paper)
       North 2nd floor
      and the Map Room, South 1st floor (maps)

- over 60% cataloged in
TIGER; Prospector also contains government documents
- use special indexes, catalogs, bibliographies and guides  
in the map room and online sources to access the rest of this collection
- government departments and agencies provide much of their information on the Internet

The historical collection (paper, microfiche, and maps) is particularly strong in publications of the Congress, Smithsonian Institution, Census Bureau, Interior - particularly the USGS, Labor, State, some areas of Agriculture and Treasury and surveys of the west (Haycen, Powell, Wheeler, King and Pacific Railroad). 

 Check here to search for Colorado State publications.

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