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Federal Government Information

This guide will help you find information from the federal government. To a lesser degree it will also cover Michigan state government and non-governmental organizations (NGOs).

Historical Collections

The library has acquired three major microfiche collections of legislative branch publications accompanied by indexes from Congressional Information Service. The indexes and microfiche collections are available in the Government Documents department on the second floor of Waldo Library.

  • CIS U S Serial Set Index (Covering the years 1789 to 1969. There is a separate index to maps available in the Serial Set)
  • CIS U S Congressional Committee Hearings Index (Covering the years 1833 to 1969)
  • CIS Index to US Senate Executive Documents & Reports (Covering the years 1817 to 1969)

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