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Beyond the Numbers 2021 – Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

September 28, 2021
This message is being posted on behalf of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.This November, the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is hosting free virtual Beyond the Numbers sessions.View the full descriptions on the schedule.Register to attend for free on the event’s website.Wednesday, Nov. 17, 3:00 p.m. (EST) Accessing IPUMS Harmonized Population Microdata… Read More

GPO and Law Library of Congress Make Volumes of Nation's Most Treasured Publications Digitally Available

September 28, 2021
The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO), in collaboration with the Law Library of Congress, has digitized and made available volumes of the United States Congressional Serial Set on GPO’s govinfo, the one-stop shop to information published by the Federal Government. The release comes as part of a large decade-long partnership to digitize more than 15,000… Read More

Wrapping Up Constitution Day 2021

September 24, 2021
Federal depository libraries across the Nation celebrated Constitution Day on September 17, with events, contests, giveaways, displays, and more. Over 20,500 free Pocket Constitutions from GPO were shared with library patrons across the country.’s ‘Celebrating Constitution Day’ gallery showcases photos and details of 2021 celebrations at Federal… Read More

New eCFR Website

September 23, 2021
The Office of the Federal Register (OFR) and the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) have formally launched a new eCFR website. Over the last few years, OFR and GPO developed significant improvements that are now available on the new eCFR website, including the ability to:Show which sections have been recently updated.Display and compare… Read More

Adelaide Hasse Story Map

September 23, 2021
An Adelaide Hasse Story Map is now available. This resource celebrates and commemorates the great achievements of Adelaide Hasse, a foundational figure in the history of the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) and the field of Government information. Her achievements as the creator of a classification system for Federal Government publications and as the… Read More

Monthly Maintenance for the CGP This Wednesday

September 20, 2021
The Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP) and MetaLib will undergo routine maintenance from Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. (EST) through Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 6:00 a.m. (EST). During the maintenance period, these services may experience brief, intermittent downtime.Thank you for your cooperation, and we apologize for the… Read More

Updated Schedule and Detailed Agenda: 2021 Federal Depository Library Conference

September 20, 2021
An updated schedule and detailed agenda are now available for the 2021 Federal Depository Library Conference. Have you registered to attend yet?When: October 18 – 20, 2021 (afternoons, EDT)Where: Virtual; participate anywhere, from the comfort of your own home, office, or libraryEvent cost: FREEJoin us from your corner of the country for the largest annual… Read More

New and Restocked FDLP Promotional Items Available

September 17, 2021
New and restocked FDLP promotional items are now available for free ordering by Federal depository libraries.FDLP LibGuides highlighter markersThese green highlighter markers display the FDLP LibGuides URL. Each library may order up to 10 highlighters.govinfo sticky notes (restock)The popular govinfo sticky notes are back in stock and now available. Each… Read More

Limited Offer for FDLP Libraries: Yosemite National Park Tourist Map Poster

September 16, 2021
A new, limited-quantity offer is now available to Federal depository libraries. GPO’s Library Services & Content Management has acquired a small run of Yosemite National Park tourist map posters:Yosemite National Park, CaliforniaOCLC 1199053617, CGP 001130243SuDoc: I 29.6:Y 8/15/2020Each library may order one tourist map poster while quantities last. This… Read More

New Electronic Titles for August 2021

September 16, 2021
New Electronic Titles (NET) are now available for August 2021. These files are accessible from the New Titles section of the Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP). Read More