The Brendlinger Library at Montgomery County Community College has been designated as a selective depository for U.S. government documents. The library houses a selection of books, periodicals, maps, and other publications of Congress and Federal agencies. These materials can be located using the library’s catalog, iLink, and most are available for a one-week borrow.
Online Access to Government Documents
USA.gov is the official webportal for the U.S. Government.
GPO Access is the starting place for official publications of the executive and legislative branches, including the Federal Register, Congressional Record, Catalog of United States Government Publications, and the U.S. Code.
THOMAS is the starting point for finding enacted and proposed bills and resolutions of Congress.
FedStats provides access to data and statistics from multiple agencies, including education, justice, and labor.
Whitehouse.gov is the official website for the White House and the President of the United States and provides access to information about current initiatives.
Librarians are available to assist the public in locating government information both within the library and online. Assistance may be requested in person, via phone at 215-641-6594, by IM at mccclibrarian, or over email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Government Documents Librarian is happy to speak to classes, groups, or individuals about government resources. Please contact Lianne Hartman, Government Documents Librarian at email@example.com, to make an appointment.