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Government Information: Finding and Citing Gov Info

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Finding Materials

SuDoc Call # Classification System is used to organize Government Information on the 4th Floor. Government publications are organized by the Government agency that produced the publication, rather than organized by subject like the Library of Congress Call # System does for the books on the 1st-3rd floors. If you are looking for government documents, staff at the 4th floor desk will assist you.

Look for Government/Political Science/Law related books in the 1st floor Reference & 2nd floor general collection book stacks in this call number range:

J General legislative & executive material JZ International Relations
JA Political Science (General) K Law (General), Jurisprudence, Comparative and Uniform Law
JC Political Theory KB-KBU Religious Law
JF-JQ Political Institutions & Public Administration (U.S. & International) KD-KZ Law of various geographical regions
JS Local Government KF U.S. Law
JV Colonies & Colonization, Emigration & Immigration, International Migration KF 319 - 320 Paralegal

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Citing Government Documents


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