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Information about Hoover Library's participation in the Federal Depository Library Program.

Quick Facts

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  • Our FDLP Library Number:  0248

  • Our Program Coordinator: Mary C. Wilson

  • Our Regional Depository Library:  University of Maryland, College Park

  • Status:  Selective (a subset of all depository items are selected for our collection)

  • Item Selections:  1.13% = 115 items

  • # of Volumes:  18,000

  • Access:  Print materials are housed in our government documents collection and shelved by SuDoc Number.  Some titles are cataloged in the regular collection instead.


When our new Discovery Service is launched in Fall 2013, the following government document information will be inlcuded:

  • Government documents in our online catalog
  • Government Printing Office Catalog:
    • Congressional Serial Set Catalog
    • Congressional Publications
    • GPO Access Publications
    • Internet Publications
    • Periodicals & Serials

Selection Files

Getting Started

Easy as FDL

You can use the Documents Data Miner's Online Catalog to get started finding government documents:

  • To search for documents in the Hoover Library depository collection, go to the "Depository" box and type in:  0248
  • To search for online documents available on the web, go to the "Format" box and choose "Online"
    • Click on "View" to open the individual title's record
    • Click on the url/purl link to open the document
  • For print, microfiche, and cd-rom titles, please ask a librarian to help you locate the materials you need

Other Finding Aids & Tools

My Profile

Mary C. Wilson
Collection Resources Management Librarian

Technical Services Office, 1st Floor of Hoover Library, Room 131

(410) 857-2284

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