UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Government Information

Federal                                                                                             Congressionally Designated Federal Depository Library

Chalmer Davee Library is a designated Federal Depository Library.  The library's resource discovery tool, Search@UWlink, contains significant Federal and Wisconsin government information; the Books and Media@UW Libraries scope searches library holdings for all librarieslink in the UW System including UW Madison's Regionallink collection.  

Access to Search@UW is available to all users, but licensed electronic full-text and e-books are accessible off-campus only to UWRF affiliated users.    Users who are not affiliated with UWRF (known in the library as Community Users) may access these materials by coming to the library and using a kiosk or by bringing a wireless enabled devise to campus and connecting to the University's wireless. 

UWRF users can search for materials on specific topics by using specific databases see Government Informationlink.  Many of these databases are restricted by licenses agreements, but  as stated above Community Users may access these resources in the library at a kiosk or by bringing a wireless enabled devise to campus and connecting to the University's wireless.  The Government Printing Officelink offers an array of no-fee databases.link

The print government document collection is available during all hours the library is open.  General research help is available during hours the help desk is staffed and specialized government information reference assistance is available by appointment.

Interlibrary Loan and direct UW Libraries requests are available only to affiliated users. Community Users should contact their local public library for interlibrary loan service.  Printing is available in the library for a charge. 

International Resources

                                                            Wisconsin Depository Library
 Wisconsin, Minnesota and local Wisconsin governments