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This guide provides access to federal, state, local and international resources.

About the Collection


Johnston Memorial Library serves as a selective federal depository library for the 4th Congressional District of Virginia.  The library has served as a federal depository since 1900.  The collection consists of  items in various formats. including print, microform, non-print media, and web-based information.  A large percentage of the collection is accessible through the library's catalog.  This includes publications from the Congress, Executive and Judicial branches.  For assistance with Government  Information inquire at the Reference Desk or call 804-524-5582.  Assistance is also available by calling 804-524-6945, or Ask the Government Information Librarian

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History of Federal Depository Library Program