The Wendell H. Ford Government Publications Act of 1998

The Wendell H. Ford Government Publications Act of 1998

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Rules and Administration

Publisher: Department of the Army

ISBN: STANFORD:36105050171110

Category: Depository libraries

Page: 460

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Edited by Glenn E. Curtis. 5th in a six-volume series, which is the successor to the one-volume "Soviet Union: A Country Study," published in 1991. Describes and analyzes Russia's political, economic, social, and national security systems and institutions. Examines the interrelationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by historical and cultural factors.

Government Publications

Government Publications

Author: Bernard M. Fry

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9781483156019

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 826

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Government Publications: Key Papers is a compilation of papers that covers various topics related to government publications. The book presents materials drawn from a variety of sources, such as public domains, book chapters, and periodicals from different countries. The text contains 61 chapters organized into 15 parts; each part covers a specific area, such as sorting and labeling of publications, library systems, reference services, and municipal and state publications. The book dedicates several parts to British, Canadian, and Australian publications. This book will be of great value to individuals who have an interest in government information.

Keeping America Informed, the U.S. Government Publishing Office

Keeping America Informed, the U.S. Government Publishing Office

Author: United States. Government Publishing Office

Publisher: Government Printing Office

ISBN: 0160933196

Category: Electronic books

Page: 178

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Find out how America's Government Publishing Office (GPO) transformed through technology to embrace the digital age Keeping America Informed: US GPO A Legacy of Service to the Nation 1861-20016 is the updated historical book that describes GPO's transition from traditional monotype and linotype printing to the digital technology of the 21st Century. Highlights include the role the agency has played in the production and dissemination of Federal Government information, from the Emancipation Proclamation, to the Warren Commission and 9/11 Commission Reports, to the latest in secure passport and smart card technologies. This updated volume includes new engaging mages with authoritative text to showcase the dedication of its employees, past and present, GPO's critical contribution to all federal organizations, Congress, and to the well-being of the American people throughout its history. American citizens of all ages may enjoy this story of traditional publishing and the printing industry transformation to the digital publishing era through the GPO and how they broaden their reach to access Federal Government information by offering print and digital formats to meet the needs of Americans around the globe with mobile technology. This Federal agency, formerly known as the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO), was established in 1861. It transitioned to the new agency name, the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO), in December 2013 with the U.S. Congress approval. GPO is the Federal Government's official, digital, secure resource for producing, procuring, cataloging, indexing, authenticating, disseminating, and preserving the official information products of the U.S. Government. The GPO is responsible for the production and distribution of information products and services all three branches of the Federal Government, including U.S. passports for the Department of State as well as the official publications of Congress, the White House, and other Federal agencies in digital and print formats. GPO provides for permanent public access to Federal Government information at no charge through www.govinfo.gov, partnerships with approximately 1,150 libraries nationwide participating in the Federal Depository Library Program, and our secure online bookstore www.bookstore.gpo.gov For more information, please visit www.gpo.gov