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U.S. Government Information: Home

Provides information about Ursinus College's selective depository and links for government information found online and in the library.

Federal Depository

Access U.S. information on the go and on the shelf

Welcome to United States Government Information

Myrin Library at Ursinus College has been a selective federal depository since 1963.  It is also a Pennsylvania state depository.  Myrin Library serves the students, faculty and staff of Ursinus College as well as to the general public residing in the 6th Congressional District in Pennsylvania. As an officially designated Federal Depository Library, Myrin Library is expected to provide access to Government publications published by the Federal Government.   

Federal Depository Library Closure due to Coronavirus Outbreak

Myrin Library at Ursinus College is closed effective Friday, March 13, 2020 until further notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak in Montgomery County, PA. During this time, print government documents are not accessible.  Service is provided by e-mail or by searching online resources found on this libguide remotely.  Requests for materials from other libraries through interlibrary loan may be filled if online resources are available.                   

Contact kgibson@ursinus.edu  for assistance in finding government documents.  

Finding Government Information: Catalogs and Databases

Print government documents can be located in OneSearch by typing "GOVDOC" in the keyword box (speech marks included). Limiting this search to Myrin Library only will ensure that print Government Documents are found.  

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