Finding Government Periodicals on the Web

Use these steps to determine if a government periodical (journal) is available on the Web.  Before starting, make sure that the journal you are seeking is a government journal, ie. that it has been published by a government agency.

Step 1: Check available lists.

Migrating Government Publications(U. Memphis)

Government Periodicals (University of Louisville) Government Periodicals on the Web (Auburn University) Browse Electronic Titles (GPO)  

Step 2: Search online catalogs.

Monthly Catalog (MOCAT)


Step 3: Search agency web page.

Yahoo: Government: U.S. Government: Agencies
U.S. Federal Government Agencies Page (Louisiana State University)
Federal Web Locator (Villanova)