July 3 and 4: All libraries will be closed.

July 5: Dayton's Bluff Library will be closed. All other locations with regular Sunday hours will be open.

Government Documents

U.S. Federal Depository logoThe Saint Paul Public Library has been a Federal Depository Library since 1914.

The George Latimer Central Library has a large collection of Federal publications and information in many formats including paper, microfiche, CD-ROMs, and online. Most of these are available through our catalog.

The Saint Paul Public Library also holds a collection of State of Minnesota legislative publications on microfiche.

Ask a librarian for more information.

U.S. Government Information Online

Much of the information produced by the Federal government can be found online. Here are some good places to start searching:

Official U.S. Government portal to millions of pages of government-produced information.

Federal Citizen Information Center / 1-800-FED-INFO
Information about Federal programs, benefits and services.

Websites listed by subject

Information and resources for businesses, including patents and trademarks.

Data and analysis of U.S. Census information.

Laws & Regulations
Federal laws and regulations, including print holdings available at Central Library.

Statistical information from the government on crime, health, business, economics, and more.

Passport and travel information from the U.S. government. 

Local Links

From SPPL's Links on Pinboard
Includes government, legal information, voting, statistics, employment, wages, budget, maps, taxes, property tax information, vital records, counties, cities, licensing, offender lookup, construction codes, libraries, and law enforcement.

Ramsey County
From SPPL's Links on Pinboard
Information on Ramsey County.

Twin Cities
From SPPL's Links on Pinboard
Includes statistics, voting, maps, government, property tax information, counties, licensing, and law enforcement.

Additional Links

Federal Government Apps
Mobile apps from various departments of the Federal Government

St. Paul Public Library's Government Information Links on Pinboard
Click on the link above to get the entire list of links, or click on a link in the tag cloud below to get just the links on that topic.