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New Mexico State Library Named 2005 Federal Depository Library of the Year

March 05, 2007
The U.S. Government Printing Office is proud to present to New Mexico State Library the 2005 Library of the Year Award. The library won the award for going the extra mile to promote the goals of the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) in creative and innovative ways."New Mexico State Library is a shining example of what can happen when conscientious… Read More

Benton Harbor Public Library Named 2006 Federal Depository Library of the Year

October 23, 2006
The U.S. Government Printing Office has selected Michigan's Benton Harbor Public Library as the 2006 Federal Depository Library of the Year. Public Printer Bruce James presented the award to library officials October 22 at the annual Federal Depository Library Conference. In presenting the award, James commended the library for providing the residents of its… Read More

National Needs & Offers List Partner Search

May 06, 2005
The University of North Dakota, Chester Fritz Library partnership agreement with GPO for the support of the National Needs & Offers list will end in July 2005. In preparation for the ending of this partnership, GPO is working to develop a database that will provide a GPO administered National Needs & Offers service. In order to prevent any lapse in… Read More

2005 Congressional Record Daily Digest Archive Available

April 20, 2005
A full-document archive of 2005 Congressional Record Daily Digests is now available on GPO Access GPO's Federal Digital System (FDsys).The Daily Digest of the Congressional Record serves as a table of contents for the House and Senate actions reported in the issue and for statements published in the Extensions of Remarks of the Congressional Record. The Daily… Read More

Banking & Economic Data Available through FRASER Partnership

April 20, 2005
A new Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) partnership between the U.S. Government Printing Office and the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis has been established to provide public access to content in the Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research (FRASER) service. The FRASER service, developed by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve… Read More

Metadata Report Now on GPO Access

April 15, 2005
The  Report on the Meeting of Experts on Digital Preservation: Metadata Specifications is available on GPO Access. The Report was originally posted for comments until Monday, March 28, 2005, but because of the limited number of comments received, the deadline for comments has been extended until Friday, April 29, 2005. GPO encourages all to review this… Read More

The Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction, March 31, 2005

April 05, 2005
The Report of the Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction is now available from the U.S. Government Printing Office. It was transmitted to the President on March 31, 2005.The Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction was established in… Read More

Tulsa City-County Library Named 2003 Federal Depository Library of the Year

October 21, 2003
Forward thinking, superior customer service and Internet savvy: That is how a third of a million library users in Tulsa, Oklahoma describe their public library. Those reasons, paired with excellence in providing public access to government information through the U.S. Government Printing Office's (GPO) Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP), is why the… Read More