Alamo Colleges San Antonio College SAC Library
This is the "Federal Depository Library" page of the "FEDERAL DEPOSITORY LIBRARY" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

FEDERAL DEPOSITORY LIBRARY   Tags: depository, documents, federal depository, federal documents, government, united states  

Free web sites on federal documents, government documents, federal depository, government information
Last Updated: Mar 30, 2015 URL: http://sacguide.libguides.com/fedguide Print Guide RSS Updates

Federal Depository Library Print Page
  Search: 
 
 

Library Hours & Phone


Library is

CLOSED

Saturday, April 25

due to power outage!!!


 

Reference, Reserves, Circulation

MLC 2nd-3rd floors

Mon-Thu, 8am-8pm

Fri, 8am-4pm

Sat, 9:30am-5pm

Sun, CLOSED

McAllister Collection, Study Area
MLC 4th floor

Mon-Fri, 8am-4pm

Phone

Reference (2nd): 486-0554
Reference (SMS text): 714-1649
Reserves (2nd): 486-0582
Interlibrary Loan (2nd): 486-0572
Circulation (3rd): 486-0570
Service Counter (4th): 486-1081

Library Office (2nd): 486-0559
Library Directory

This schedule is effective on the first day of classes for the semester. For changes due to holidays, please check the Academic Calendar.

Directions & Campus Map

 

Federal Depository Library

In 1913, depository libraries across the country were created to house federal documents. SAC's depository was established in 1972 as Depository Number 0591B. The U.S. government has made an heroic effort to transfer agency information to the Internet, much of which you will find accessible here. Whatever the format, paper or electronic, all depository documents are listed in SAC's Online Catalog.

Documents shelved throughout the library may be used in-house by any patron. Documents published in electronic format may be accessed from computer workstations within the library or at home.

The San Antonio College Library is proud of its depository collection. As with the rest of this library's collection, documents are accessible to the disabled. For assistance with documents, please contact librarians at the 2nd Floor Reference desk.

When searching for government information in WorldCat, enter your topic, then specify the Material Type. The Material Type (mt=) is also included as a choice on the pull-down menu under 'Indexed In'. The Material Type codes are:

ngp (Federal)

sgp (State)

 

  • Now available:

    Federal Mobile Apps Directory
    Government native apps, hybrid apps, responsive sites and mobile websites offer official information and services from the palm of your hand.

  • Featured Federal Websites & News

    CONGRESS.GOV
    Congress.gov is the official website for U.S. federal legislative information. The site provides access to accurate, timely, and complete legislative information for Members of Congress, legislative agencies, and the public. It is presented by the Library of Congress (LOC) using data from the Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Office of the Secretary of the Senate, the Government Publishing Office, Congressional Budget Office, and the LOC's Congressional Research Service.

    "Today on the Law Library of Congress blog, In Custodia Legis, the Law Library of Congress announced new spring features to Congress.gov including treaty documents, new default bill text, an updated appropriations table, more Browse options, and new fields in the Advance search."

     

    Federal Documents

     
    San Antonio College Library, 1001 Howard Street, San Antonio, TX 78212
    Located in the Moody Learning Center (MLC) building, floors 2 - 5
    Office: (210) 486-0559 * Reference Desk: (210) 486-0554 * Send Email * Computer Monitoring
    Library interior & exterior photos by: Leonard Ziegler, SAC photographer

    San Antonio College, 1819 Main Ave., San Antonio, Texas 78212, 210-486-0000
    Copyright © 2011 San Antonio College
    Description

    Loading  Loading...

    Tip