Governments at War:
To commemorate Southern Methodist University’s 75 year commitment to the U.S. Federal Depository Library Program, staff in the Central University Libraries are highlighting portions of the depository collection in an exhibit of vintage World War II posters, booklets, pamphlets, and ephemera.
On display are several posters produced by the British, Canadian, and
From that small beginning, the Federal Depository Library
Program has grown into a system of close to 1,400 Federal depository
libraries. Depository libraries are public, academic, or other types of
libraries that are designated by Members of Congress or by law as official
depositories. With few exceptions, congressional districts and territories of
These libraries serve as the primary source for Government information to the people of these areas. Local business people, researchers, students, and many other Americans depend on the Federal Depository Library Program for important Government information.
For more information, please contact:
Government Information Librarian