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This site provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government and allows you to:

  • Search for documents and publications using advanced search capabilities and the ability to refine and narrow your search for quick access to the information you need.
  • Browse for documents and publications alphabetically, by category, by Congressional committee, and by date (Government author coming soon!).
  • Access metadata about documents and publications in standard XML formats.
  • Download documents and publications in multiple file formats as a single file or content and metadata packaged together in a compressed file.

This Site Is:

  • A Content Management System- GPO provides free online access to official Federal Government publications and securely controls digital content throughout its lifecycle to ensure content integrity and authenticity.
  • Preservation Repository- GPO's repository follows archival system standards and guarantees long-term preservation and access to digital Government content.
  • An Advanced Search Engine- GPO combines modern search technology with extensive metadata creation to ensure the highest quality search experience.


  • Access is free.
  • About 50 different collections of Federal Government information are available.
  • Easy to use.
  • Offers authentic, digitally signed PDF documents.
  • Information is preserved for permanent public access.
  • Search multiple publications at once.
  • Conduct complex searches.
  • Narrow, sort, and filter search results.
  • Access documents in multiple file formats.
  • Access metadata in standard XML formats.
  • Browse alphabetically, by category, by date, by Congressional Committee, and by author.


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