A service of the U.S. Government Printing Office that provides free electronic access to Official Federal Government Information. It includes access to the Catalog of U.S. Government Publications, an Online U.S. Government Bookstore, the Core Documents of U.S. Democracy and many links to other government information and service.

Provides the Internet's most comprehensive portal for searching all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

Catalog of U.S. Government Publications


The Karrmann Library Catalog provides bibliographic access to approximately 90% of the government publications in the Karrmann Library. For best results, try the Advanced Search; Limit Search Scope to: Books & Media (UW PLatteville).

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids

This site is the educational component of GPO Access which provides learning resources for K-12 students and their parents and teachers. It is designed to teach children about our government by providing access to primary source materials developed for kids.


WISCAT is the Wisconsin statewide online bibliographic database for all types of libraries. WISCAT is the major index for searching bibliographic information for Wisconsin State publications and also includes many federal government publications. Please consult the Government Publications Department for government publications which do not appear to be available at Karrmann Library. Items not available locally may be obtained full text online or through Interlibrary Loan.

Branch Information

Baraboo Sauk County Campus:
T.N. Savides Library

Richland Campus:
Miller Memorial Library

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