Select the tabs at the top to navigate to information on:
Government Research Basics
A Civics Refresher
Freedom of Information Act
Finding Documents & Articles
The Executive Office of the President
Departments and Agencies
Congress: House and Senate
Congressional Bills, Record and Hearings
U.S. Supreme Court
Lower Federal Courts
Citing Government Documents
Portland State University Library is a Federal Depository Library
Our physical collections are located on the fourth floor of Millar Library and include official documents from federal, state, and local sources as well as a variety of atlases and maps. Additional local, state and federally-produced government documents are found throughout the general collection, and links to full-text digital documents available 24/7 online.
This guide is based on the work of Meagan Kinsley & Molly Riley of the University Of Washington iSchool dated May 2011.