How to find a government
document in the Library online catalog
How to find government
information on the Government Documents website
You may learn how to find Federal
information at the partial depository at the University of Texas-Pan
American Library by working through the lessons listed at the
left. You may reach the lessons by clicking on the lesson
You may use
the following questions to practice with the lessons:
Find the title "Statistical Abstract of
the United States" in the online catalog;
Find the person "George Washington" in
the online catalog;
Find the sudoc number "J 1.1.14/2:D 84"
in the online catalog;
Find an ERIC document on the government
documents web site;
Find information about the president of
the United States on the online web site.
Documents are books, microfilm,
cd-roms pamphlets or websites that will contain information.
A partial depository is a
collection of documents given out by the Federal government for use by
the citizens of the United States.