Open Access to Historical Government Publications

The Federal Depository Library Program just announced that the Digitization Projects Registry is now available! “The what?” you may ask. The Digitization Projects Registry is an inventory of digitization projects undertaken by libraries, U. S. Government agencies, and non-profit institutions. What this means is that Historical U.S. Government publications that were previously only available in print format are now freely available online to anyone!

Just a few examples of what you can find through this registry:

You’ll find reports, surveys, statistics, photos, maps, and more that cover all manner of subjects. It’s a great resource and it’s now so easy to access, so go ahead and take a look!

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