Do you want to learn more about the US Presidential Election? Do you need to understand how a bill becomes a law? Are you interested in historical photographs? Are you a student looking for information about financial aid?
Oakton College Library is one of the nation’s nearly 1,250 designated libraries in the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) with government information to help you answer these questions.
How to use this Guide
When you click on one of the topic tabs, you will be directed to introductory information, links to RSS feeds for current news, a featured moving image, a Google Uncle Sam search box for U.S. government information, links to the Library catalogs, and catalog search tips.
Additionally, under each tab, you will find links to specific resources such as electronic documents, websites, recommended books and articles, and tutorials organized by type of resource, subtopic, or user. If you need help navigating this Guide, please ask a Reference Librarian for assistance.
Search USA.gov, the government's official Web portal, for government publications and agency Websites.
Search GPO’s Federal Digital System (FDsys), which provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.
Need information about FDLP, financial aid...taxes? Check out the Library's Website