University Libraries

Government Publications


Hours vary by day, week, and quarter          Telephone: (509) 963-1541


Located on the third floor of the James E. Brooks Library, Government Publications Services contains collections of government information resources published through the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) as well as from the Washington State government agencies made available through the Washington Stae Library (40.06 RCW).  Please note that the Washington State depository materials are in the process of being relocated, so please ask for assistance at a service desk or contact the Government Publications Librarian, Aimée Quinn, for assistance.

Government Publications also houses the Libraries' maps and microforms collections which also include government publications as well as materials from other sources.  Many of these materials are located through OneSearch.


Additional links leading to further information along with specialized  online resources for each collection are available below:


Quick links to government information sites:

  • GovInfo - Federal Digital Systems, the official site for U.S. government agency publications;
  • Access Washington - official site for Washington State agencies;
  • Washington State Legislature - official legislative site For Washington State;
  • Washington Courts - official judicial system in Washington State;
  • City of Ellensburg - official city information;
  • Kittitas County - official government web site for County resources;
  • - search interface providing access to government web pages;
  • - find the status of bills, roll call votes, public laws and any other activity going on in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate.








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