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FDLP Operations Resources
Information for New Depository Coordinators
This Guide is designed to answer any questions that a new depository coordinator may have.
Quick Start Guide
If you are new to the FDLP, the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) welcomes you. This guide is intended to help you get started with your library’s Federal depository operation.
Shipping lists are a list of publications that are mailed to libraries in their depository distribution boxes. Several shipping lists may be found in a depository shipment box. In addition to the paper copies that arrive in depository shipment boxes, electronic versions of shipping lists are posted online.
Web Tech Notes
WEBTech Notes is designed to support the management of Federal depository library collections. Federal depository libraries use WEBTech Notes to search, browse, and view updates to Superintendent of Documents classification numbers and to List of Classes information.
Depository Operations Training Series
These videos were recorded in 2018. They will be updated and replaced sometime in 2022.
Official website for Federal Depository Library Program.
govinfo provides free public access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.
Legal Requirements and Program Regulations
The Legal Requirements & Program Regulations of the Federal Depository Library Program provides member libraries with a single, concise resource to consult for the current legal and Program obligations of libraries in the Federal Depository Library Program.
LIst of Classes
The official listing of publications available for selection by depository libraries.
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