FDLP

Basic Collection

Every Federal depository library is required to have the titles in the "basic collection" accessible for immediate use.

These titles are vital sources of information that support the public's right to know about the workings and essential activities of the Federal Government. This list is subject to change.

Consult the guidance article on Depository Collection and Development for more information and ways to provide access to these titles within your depository library.

Title SuDocs # Item Format
American FactFinder C 3.300: 0154-B-16 EL
Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government GP 3.39 0556-C-15 EL
Budget of the United States Government PREX 2.8: 0853 P/EL
Budget of the United States Government PREX 2.8/1: 0853-C-01 EL
Budget of the United States Government PREX 2.8/1: 0853-C CD
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance PREX 2.20: 0853-A-01 P
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance PREX 2.20: 0853-A-09 EL
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications GP 3.8/8-9 0557-F EL
Census of Population and Housing: Population & Housing Unit Counts (all states - U.S. Summary and Puerto Rico) (Series PHC-3) C 3.223/5: 0159-C-(#) P
Census of Population and Housing: Population & Housing Unit Counts (all states - U.S. Summary and Puerto Rico) (Series PHC-3) C 3.223/5: 0159-G-(#) EL
Census of Population and Housing: Summary Population & Housing Characteristics (all states - U.S. Summary and Puerto Rico) (Series PHC-1) C 3.223/18: 0159-B-(#) P
Census of Population and Housing: Summary Population & Housing Characteristics (all states - U.S. Summary and Puerto Rico) (Series PHC-1) C 3.223/18: 0159-H-(#) EL
Census of Population and Housing: Summary Social - Economic - & Housing Characteristics (all states - U.S. Summary and Puerto Rico) (Series PHC-2) C 3.223/23: 0156-M-(#) P
Census of Population and Housing: Summary Social - Economic - & Housing Characteristics (all states - U.S. Summary and Puerto Rico) (Series PHC-2) C 3.223/23: 0156-O-(#) EL
Census of Population and Housing: Social - Economic - & Housing Characteristics (Outlying Areas) (Series PHC-4) C 3.223/23-2: 0156-M-54 P
Census of Population and Housing: Social - Economic - & Housing Characteristics (Outlying Areas) (Series PHC-4) C 3.223/23-2: 0156-O-54 EL
Code of Federal Regulations AE 2.106/3: 0572-B P
Code of Federal Regulations AE 2.106/3: 0572-B-01 EL
Code of Federal Regulations AE 2.106/3: 0572-C MF
Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents AE 2.109: 0577-A EL
Congressional Directory Y 4.P 93/1:1 0992 P
Congressional Directory Y 4.P 93/1:1 0992-A-01 EL
Congressional Record (daily) X 1.1/A: 0994-B P
Congressional Record (daily) X 1.1/A: 0994-B-01 EL
Congressional Record (daily) X 1.1/A: 0994-C MF
Congressional Record (daily) X 1.1/A: 0994-D EL
Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation Y 1.1/3: 1004-E-01 P
Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation Y 1.1/3: 1004-E-02 EL
Economic Indicators Y 4.EC 7:EC 7 0997 P
Economic Indicators Y 4.EC 7:EC 7 0997-A EL
Economic Report of the President PR 43.9: 0848-F P
Economic Report of the President PR 43.9: 0848-F-01 EL
Economic Report of the President PR 44.9: 0848-F-02 P
Economic Report of the President PR 44.9: 0848-F-03 EL
FDsys GP 3.43: 0556-C-16 EL
Federal Register (daily) AE 2.106: 0573-C P
Federal Register (daily) AE 2.106: 0573-F EL
Federal Register (daily) AE 2.106: 0573-D MF
Bicentennial Edition: Historical Statistics of the United States - Colonial Times to 1970* - Part 1 [ Print version of the title may not be available at all depository libraries as it was distributed in 1976.] C 3.134/2:H 62/970 0151 EL
Bicentennial Edition: Historical Statistics of the United States - Colonial Times to 1970* - Part 2 [ Print version of the title may not be available at all depository libraries as it was distributed in 1976.] C 3.134/2:H 62/970 0151 EL
Occupational Outlook Handbook L 2.3/4: 0768-C-02 P
Occupational Outlook Handbook L 2.3/4: 0768-D-02 EL
Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States AE 2.114: 0574-A P
Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States AE 2.114: 0574-A-02 EL
Social Security Handbook SSA 1.8/3: 0516-C-03 EL
United States Statutes at Large AE 2.111: 0576 P
United States Statutes at Large AE 2.111: 0576-A EL
United States Code Y 1.2/5: 0991-A P
United States Code Y 1.2/5: 0991-A-01 EL
United States Code Y 1.2/5-2: 0991-B CD
United States Government Manual AE 2.108/2: 0577 P
United States Government Manual AE 2.108/2: 0577-A-01 EL
United States Reports JU 6.8: 0741 P
United States Reports JU 6.8: 0741-A EL
USA Counties [Copyright restrictions prevent the inclusion of some tables in electronic versions.] C 3.134/6: 0150-B-03 EL