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The Government Domain: New GPO Catalog of Government Publications

Peggy Garvin reviews the new searchable catalog of current and historical federal congressional, executive, and judicial publications that are in print, electronic, and other formats.

Subjects: E-Government, Government Resources, Library Software & Technology, Search Engines, Search Strategies, The Government Domain

The Government Domain: FirstGov Becomes First in Government Search

Peggy Garvin reviews the new and improved search engine for finding what you need on U.S. government sites. She highlights the best new features of FirstGov search, and provides screens shots to illustrate her points.

Subjects: The Government Domain

The Government Domain: News Roundup

The Government Domain

News Roundup

By Peggy Garvin

Peggy Garvin of Garvin Information Consulting is author of The United States Government Internet Manual (Bernan Press) and contributing author for The Congressional Deskbook, 2005-2007 (TheCapitol.Net).

Subjects: The Government Domain

The Government Domain: GPO Access and THOMAS for Legislative Research

Peggy Garvin reviews how GPO Access and THOMAS each take a different approach to legislative information, and recommends why most researchers need to use both services.

Subjects: The Government Domain
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