Government Documents Collection

Stewart library is a partial Federal Depository Library. Government documents are available when the library is open. Community users are welcome to use government documents and library online resources. Community member library and computer usage rules are available here.

US Federal documents are arranged by publishing agency, using the Superintendent of Documents classification system. The Government Document collection contains materials published and distributed by US government agencies, including:

  • Congressional hearing and reports
  • Books
  • Serial publications
  • Journals and magazines
  • Maps
  • Exhibition catalogs
  • Laws and legislation
  • Supreme court reports
  • Patents


Many documents are not yet listed in the online catalog, but some are. Most items may be checked out for 21 days or according to circulation policies.

Please visit our Finding Government Information Libguide for more information.