Government Documents

As a participant in the Federal Depository Library Program, University Libraries at the University of Akron provides public access to publications of the United States government in print, microform, audio-visual, CD-ROM, and electronic formats. Documents are distributed to Depository Libraries at no charge. In return, these libraries make the documents available to the public. For more details, visit the Government Documents Collection information section.

Reference Services

Our Government Documents Subject Guide provides a starting point for research concerning U.S. government information. See the Ohio Subject Guide for Ohio government resources.

For questions about locating materials in the library catalog, using library research tools, or borrowing library materials, visit or call the User Support Services desk on the first (main) floor of Bierce Library. For other questions related to locating, accessing, and using any type or format of government information, contact the Government Documents Librarian.