Federal Depository Collection

The Miles City Public Library is a designated Federal Depository Library and maintains online access to government documents and resources. Physical resources are also available upon request; please consult a library for assistance. 


Free online access to official publications from all three branches of the U.S. Government.

A-Z Index of U.S. Government Departments and Agencies

American FactFinder: Source for population, economic, housing, and geographic information and data about the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Island areas. 

Ben’s Guide to the U.S. Government: Ben’s Guide is a service of the Government Publishing Office (GPO), designed to inform students, parents, and educators about the Federal Government.

Budget of the United States Government: The Budget contains the budget message of the President, information about the President’s budget proposals for a give fiscal year, and other budgetary publications issues throughout the fiscal year. 

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance: The CFDA lists all Federal programs available to State and local governments; federally-recognized Indian tribal governments; Territories, domestic public, quasi-public, and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions; specialized groups; and individuals. 

Catalog of U.S. Government Publications: The CGP is the finding tool for federal publications.

Code of Federal Regulations

Congressional Directory

Congressional Record (daily)

Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation

Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents

Economic Indicators

Economic Report of the President

FDsys: Online database that gives free access to official publications from all three branches of the United States Government.

Federal Register (daily): The daily publication of the rules, proposed rules, and notices of the Federal agencies and organizations along with executive orders. 

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: The official publication of the President’s addresses, writings, and remarks. 

Social Security Handbook

United States Code

United States Government Manual

United States Reports: Contains the Supreme Court’s opinions.

United States Statutes at Large