Government Resources

About Government Resources

logo of the Federal Depository Library ProgramWelcome to Randall Library‚Äôs Government Resources page. Randall Library is a member of the Federal Depository Library Program and the North Carolina State Clearinghouse. We receive resources that are produced by federal and state agencies and departments. These resources include Congressional hearings and committee prints, statistics, data, laws, journals, magazines, and much more. A wide range of subjects and topics are covered and resources are available in print and online. Please use the links below to search. If you have any questions or need help please contact Elisabeth Garner at or email the Center for Southeast North Carolina Archives and History at

Search for Government Resources

Search for federal government documents received by the library since 1990 and North Carolina State government documents since 1988.

Contact Us

Elisabeth Garner
Government Information Librarian

Collection Development

The William Madison Randall Library, University of North Carolina Wilmington, was designated as a selective depository for United States government publications in 1965. The depository collection is administered and maintained according to the requirements of Title 44, Chapter 19 of the United States Code; Instructions to Depository Libraries; and Guidelines For the Depository Library System. The library is committed to providing free access to the collection for UNCW students, faculty, staff, and the general public. Services are provided in person, by telephone, mail, email, chat and through Interlibrary Loan (ILLIAD).

Read more at Government Documents.

Recommended Government Databases

For information about government resources, we recommend: 

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Recommended Data & Statistics Databases

To find sources of data and statistics, we recommend: