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Publications for Children: Home

A guide to using the Catalog of U.S. Government Publications to find and access government publications for children.


Many government agencies publish resources designed specifically for children. Some of the most prolific agencies are listed below. 

See the tabs at the top of this guide for tips on how to search the Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP) for children's publications.

Prolific Agencies

Department of Agriculture

  • Food and Nutrition Service
  • Forest Service
  • Natural Resources Conservation Service 

Department of Commerce

  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Department of Education

  • National Institute of Education 

Department of Health and Human Services

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Department of Homeland Security

Department of the Interior

  • Bureau of Land Management
  • Fish and Wildlife Service
  • National Park Service

Environmental Protection Agency

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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