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Links to state and federal resources of use to Federal Depository Library staff at Wisconsin libraries.

Administrative Guide for Government Information In Wisconsin

UW-Madison is one of two regional U.S. federal depositories in Wisconsin (Milwaukee Public Library is the other regional). This guide provides links to resources for library staff who work with the Federal Depository Library Program. There is some basic information about the Wisconsin Document Depository Program and Wisconsin Digital Archives.

FDLP resources regarding COVID-19

COVID-19 Toolkit: Federal Depository Library Program

  • Last updated November 4, 2020.
  • Has sections on 
    • COVID-19 Guidance for Federal Depository Library Staff
    • COVID-19 Resources for Libraries
      • Includes links to
        • COVID-19-related graphics you can download
        • Resources from various organizations about library operations generally
    • COVID-19 Resources for Library Patrons


FDLP Distribution Impacted by Ongoing COVID-19 Measures

  • Last updated October 22, 2020.


Notify GPO as Your Library Reopens

  • Contains a link to the form to notify GPO as your library begins to reopen and change operating statuses due to COVID-19. GPO staff members are tracking this information for the purposes of resuming shipments and general communication.
  • Last updated May 14, 2020.


New COVID-19 Signage & FDLP Face Masks Now Available for Free Ordering

  • Last updated July 15, 2020.
  • Information on how to order physical posters related to COVID, and FDLP facemasks for your staff.

About this Guide

This guide is for library staff in Wisconsin who work with federal government information.

If you are a researcher looking for government information, please visit