ALA Notable Government Documents

ALA Notable Government Documents

Browse "the best of the best" Federal Government publications as chosen by leading librarians of the Notable Documents Panel of the American Libraries Association (ALA) Government Documents Round Table (GODORT) Publications Committee.

Each year, the ALA GODORT Notable Documents Panel selects what it considers to be the most “Notable Government Documents” published during the previous year by Federal, state, and local governments and includes the list of winners in its prestigious Library Journal (LJ).  Typically, many of the Federal publications it picks are available through the Government Printing Office's U.S. Government Online Bookstore.

Known as "the most trusted and respected publication for the library community," LJ provides groundbreaking features and analytical news reports covering technology, management, policy and other professional concerns to public, academic and institutional libraries. Its hefty reviews sections evaluate 8000+ reviews annually of books, ebooks, audiobooks, videos/DVDs, databases, systems and websites."

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The End of Don't Ask, Don't Tell: The Impact in Studies and Personal Essays by S

The End of Don't Ask, Don't Tell: The Impact in Studies and Personal Essays by Service Members and Veterans (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps/USMC, U.S. Marine Corps University Press

GPO Stock # 008-300-00021-6 ISBN: 9780160915581

Featuring 4 reports and 25 personal essays from diverse voices—both straight and gay—representing U.S. Marine Corps, Army, Navy, and Air Force veterans and service members, this anthology examines the impact of “Don’t Ask...

Price: $7.99
Keeping America Informed: The U.S. Government Printing Office 150 Years of Servi

Keeping America Informed: The U.S. Government Printing Office 150 Years of Service to the Nation (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Government Printing Office

GPO Stock # 021-300-00002-1 ISBN: 9780160891182

For 150 years, U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) has produced the digital documents of democracy crucial to an informed citizenry. Keeping America Informed: the U.S. Government Printing Office, 150 Years of Service to the Nation, published to...

Price: $7.99
The End of Don't Ask, Don't Tell: The Impact in Studies and Personal Essays

The End of Don't Ask, Don't Tell: The Impact in Studies and Personal Essays by Service Members and Veterans (Mobi eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps/USMC, U.S. Marine Corps University Press

GPO Stock # 008-300-00022-4 ISBN: 9780160917653

Featuring 4 reports and 25 personal essays from diverse voices—both straight and gay—representing U.S. Marine Corps, Army, Navy, and Air Force veterans and service members, this anthology examines the impact of “Don’t Ask...

Price: $7.99
Warren Report: The Official Report on the JFK Assassination ISBN 9780160921827

The Warren Commission Report: The Official Report on the Assassination of President John F. Kennedy (PDF)

By: The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy

GPO Stock # 040-300-00002-3 ISBN: 9780160921827

***Download FREE DIGITAL EDITION on this page*** This is the official full 889-page report by the President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy, known unofficially as the...

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You Cannot Surge Trust ISBN 9780945274704

You Cannot Surge Trust: Combined Naval Operations of the Royal Australian Navy, Canadian Navy, Royal Navy, and United States Navy, 1991-2003

By: Defense Dept., Navy. Naval History and Heritage Command

GPO Stock # 008-046-00287-8 ISBN: 9780945274704

You Cannot Surge Trust comprises four case studies in which naval historians from the U.S., Canada, Australia, and the U.K. explain how naval powers created a multinational, or "combined," framework of interoperability while...

Price: $38.00
Ponzimonium: How Scam Artists Are Ripping Off America (ePub eBook)

Ponzimonium: How Scam Artists Are Ripping Off America (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

GPO Stock # 666-080-00001-1 ISBN: 9780160890802

***Download IMMEDIATELY through this page.***  Ponzimonium: How Scam Artists Are Ripping Off America, the award-winning CFTC book on infamous con artists and their investment frauds and how...

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Celebrating 30 years of the Space Shuttle Program (ePub eBook)

Celebrating 30 years of the Space Shuttle Program (ePub eBook)

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration/NASA

GPO Stock # 999-000-55553-0 ISBN: 9780160915598

The Space Shuttle fleet set high marks of achievement and endurance through 30 years of missions, from its first on April 12, 1981, to its last, on July 21, 2011. Beginning with the orbiter Columbia and continuing with Challenger, Discovery,...

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Coyote and the Turtle's Dream diabetes prevention mystery children's book

Coyote and the Turtle\'s Dream

By: Health and Human Services Dept., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; and Indian Health Service

GPO Stock # 017-001-00577-1 ISBN: 9780160913174

In this entertaining mystery novel aimed to middle schoolers ages 10 to 13, Coyote and Turtle, animal characters drawn from American Indian and Alaska Native storytelling traditions, lead the children on a mystery/adventure in which they foil the...

Price: $19.00
Council of War: A History of the Joint Chiefs of Staff 1942-1991 (ePub eBook)

Council of War: A History of the Joint Chiefs of Staff 1942-1991 (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Defense, Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

GPO Stock # 999-000-44449-8 ISBN: 9780160915680

The history of the Joint Chief of Staff parallels the emergence of the United States in a great-power role and the growing demands that those responsibilities placed on American policymakers and military planners.

This narrative...

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Leaving Guatanamo: Policies, Pressures, and Detainees Returning to the Fight (eP

Leaving Guatanamo: Policies, Pressures, and Detainees Returning to the Fight (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. House of Representatives

GPO Stock # 999-000-44444-1 ISBN: 9780160915642

Published by the House Committee on Armed Services, this publication handles a complex topic in a straightforward way. It shows that the Guantanamo Bay detainee challenge started in 2002 when the facility was established, it provides information...

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