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United States (Federal) Government Documents

Resources to Help You Cite

Since government documents are not produced for commercial publication, the do not follow the same standards of citation as academic books and journals. Many, but not all, government documents provide a sample citation on the cover or back of the document. For those that don't, there are generally agreed upon formats for citation. Below is a collection of resources for how to cite government documents.

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