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Tutt Library Research Guides


Federal Government Resources: SuDocs

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

What is SuDocs?

Superintendent of Documents Classification


… is a classification system used for materials printed by the federal government
… groups together publications by the same governmental agency or department

Note – this is a different system than is used for other materials at Tutt Library!


How doeis it work?

 - Basic Explanation (Michigan State University)

 - Finding on Shelf (Colorado State University)



Need help with citations?

Citing Guide (University of Memphis)
- very detailed

Guide: Citing U.S. Government Publications (Inidana University)
- nice list of types of sources

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