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Maps: Locating government publications

what is at Tutt Library along with some online sources

@ Tutt

Locating U.S. GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS in Tutt Library

Locate materials by the SuDocs call number
— e.g., A 13.88/2:INT-92.
Note: This is different from LC used in the library.

TIGER catalog

  • Records for documents received since 1992; earlier documents are being added.
  • Many records in TIGER have web links to full text.

Find more by checking the subjects page on the Government Documents Libguide and databases.

You can always ask a reference librarian for help too.

Key Catalogs


Locations @ Tuttt

There are several locations for government publications in Tutt Library.
And documents may have multiple locations.

Tangible items {Paper, Microfiche, CDs, DVDs and Videos}

Docs Enclosed locked shelves in the South Basement
Docs Enclosed - Microcard locked shelves in the South Basement
Docs Index CD-ROM case in Documnets Office
Docs Index 1st Floor South east wall of map room
Docs Office document librarianship materials
Docs Oversize South Basement last row on west side before locked shelves
Docs South Basement most items are found here
Docs South Basement Non Circ same as Docs South Basement
Docs Special Census located in C section
Documents - Colorado Documents first row of east aisle
2nd Floor-Docs Microforms south side of the atrium


Note: most maps are shelved in the Docs South Basement

Map room - not cataloged topo maps in map room along the outer walls
Docs Enclosed - Atlas locked shelves in the South Basement
Docs Enclosed - Flat Map locked shelves in the South Basement
Docs Maps 1st Floor South in cases in the middle of the map room
Docs Maps/Folded S. Basement last row of west aisle before locked shelves
2nd Floor Maps Oversize wooden case on west side by stairs to 3rd floor


Other FDLP Collections

In town:

University of Colorado, Colorado Springs (UCCS) and the U.S. Air Force Academy are also U.S. government publications depositories. Both libraries select 25% of the publications available. UCCS holds the only ERIC microfiche collection in the area. The Air Force Academy specializes in military topics. They also have NTIS technical publications on microfiche.

In State:

There are other depository libraries in the state.
Denver Public Library selects a large amount and has the biggest collection closest to us.
The Government Publications Department at the University of Colorado in Boulder receives 100% with an extensive collection.

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