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Ashland University was granted depository status 1938. As a depository library, Ashland selects government documents useful in research for our patrons. Use this guide to locate government documents and information within our collection and online.

COVID-19 Closure

Due to COVID-19, we will not be able to provide access to physical items in our Federal depository library collection, from 03/13-08/30/2020. Access to online Government information is available through the library catalog, AU Gov Doc LibGuide, and the reference desk (419.289.5402). We apologize for the inconvenience, and we will provide full access again as soon as possible. In the meantime, you may contact the State Library of Ohio (1.800.686.1532) for help with Government information. Contact information for nearby libraries can be found in the Federal Depository Library Directory (





Welcome to our Libguide for Government Documents. Use this guide as a starting point for locating federal and state information. If you need more assistance, please don't hesitate to contact me or the reference librarians. We're always happy to help!

Featured Federal Documents

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509 College Ave.
Ashland, Ohio 44805
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portals for Government information