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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:

 - CC receives about 1/3 of materials from the Government Printing Office since 1880
 - organized according to the Superintendent of Documents classification system
 - located in Tutt Garden Level (paper including some maps), Creekside
(paper,
   microfiche, and maps), and the Map Room, 4th floor (maps)

 - over 85% cataloged in
TIGER;
    Prospector also contains government documents you can request
 - use special indexes, catalogs, bibliographies and guides,
and online sources to access
   historic documents in the collection not yet cataloged

- government departments and agencies provide much of their information on the Internet

   

CC's 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). 

Key Catalogs

Related Guides

Help

Government Information Online: Ask a Librarian
   These Librarians, not at CC, are available to all for help with reserach.

El gobierno de los Estados Unido Informaciόn en español from CSU

Subject Guide

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McKinley Sielaff
Contact:
Tutt Library, Room 219
Colorado College
719-389-6186
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Tutt Library, Colorado College      Research Help Desk: 719-389-6662, Texting: 719-387-5441, E-mail: tuttref@ColoradoCollege.edu