Archive for the ‘Government Documents’ Category

Main/Science Libraries summer renovations

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

The entry floors of the Main Library and the Science Library will undergo renovations beginning in mid-May. By fall, both libraries will feature redesigned study spaces, new computers and furniture, and better-designed service desks. The Libraries plan to maintain our normal Maymester and summer hours, but please expect construction noise as ...

Tax documents available at UGA Libraries

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 - Amy Watts

The 2011 tax forms are now available in Main (in the student lounge), Science & the Curriculum Materials Library. We receive a limited number of US & Georgia tax forms each year to be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.  All US & Georgia tax forms are also available ...

Gov docs librarian on the radio!

Monday, September 19th, 2011 - vfeher

Listen to Hallie Pritchett (UGA Map and Federal Regional Depository Librarian) on "Lost in the Stacks," on WREK Radio at: http://www.wrek.org/lostinthestacks/ To listen, play "the last show" up until Friday September 23rd and then "the show before" for a week after that. Don't wait too long, though, because after September 30th ...

Debut of New Government Documents Website

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 - phoebe

Hallie Pritchett, UGA's Government Documents Librarian, announces the debut of the new government documents web site at the UGA Library, available at http://www.libs.uga.edu/govdocs/ She writes: Over a year in the making, our new site features a new look, updated information about our collections and staff, and an expanded section ...

Federal Documents Library User Survey

Saturday, December 4th, 2010 - Kristin Nielsen

If you use government documents in your research, the Government Printing Office wants to hear from you. Please take their brief survey at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/HSLCRRB.

Research Guide for 2010 Elections

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 - phoebe

Elizabeth White, our librarian for Political Science and Public Policy, has now published a research guide for the 2010 elections.  This guide is intended to support both students doing research on the elections and students who plan to vote in them! There are tabs for Political News, Georgia Elections (including voter ...

New Research Guide on GIS Data

Monday, September 20th, 2010 - phoebe

The UGA Map Library has published a new guide giving an overview of GIS (Geographic Information Systems) users and resources available on campus.  It includes a list of campus departments, institutes, and other groups using GIS (if your group is not listed, contact the Map Library to have it added!); ...

New Research Guide for Aerial Photos

Monday, September 13th, 2010 - phoebe

Wonder what Athens looked like from the air in the 1950s?  The new subject guide for air photographs, produced by the UGA Map Library, will help you discover our print and digitized/online collections of aerial views from Georgia (many available through the Digital Library of Georgia) and around the world. Click ...

New Research Guide for Maps

Monday, September 6th, 2010 - phoebe

The Map Library at UGA has published a new guide to finding maps, with sections on Georgia maps, United States maps, International maps, Gazetteers, Tools and Definitions, and Reference. This guide will be of interest to students in a variety of disciplines, including, for example, Biology, Anthropology, Political Science, and Forestry.

Federal Register Goes Web 2.0

Monday, July 26th, 2010 - phoebe

In celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Federal Register Act (passed July 26, 1935), the Office of the Federal Register (OFR) of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), and the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) have published federalregister.gov.  This site, currently labeled 'beta', is "an ...