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Government Information Research Guide: Citing Government Documents

Government information tips and resources by subject and type

Guide Guides

There is a book with advice on citing government information by Debora Cheney. It is held at the Information Center on Level 3:
The complete guide to citing government information resources: a manual for social science & business research.
Call number: 808.066016 G234c 2002

Citing Government Resources (University of Nevada) MLA style.

Citing Government Documents: American Psychological Association (TRINITY COLLEGE LIBRARY – Hartford, Connecticut)

Citation Guide for Historical Legislative Materials
Library of Congress web site providing samples of historical legislative material citations according to several styles.


MLA Style

Chicago/ Turabian

AAA Style

APA Style

ASA Style

Declassified Documents