Skeen Library

Government Publications 

NMT Library is a selective Depository Library receiving about 35% of the materials available through the Federal Depository Library Program. The materials selected are primarily those in science and technology, including most materials from the Dept of the Interior.

Materials are received monthly from GPO (Government Printing Office) which oversees the Program and are made ready for check out and available through our WorldCat online catalog usually within 10 days of receipt. Access to free digital publications is available at

This Department also maintains the Map Collection, located in the Garden Level, next to the elevator on the west side of the building. Of interest are the topo maps and USGS map series. On display are maps of current interest or special appeal.

The government document department functions include:

Regional Depositories in New Mexico

University of New Mexico Libraries

Useful Websites for Government Docs Dept.

U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO)

Superintendent of Documents (SuDocs)


Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP)

New Mexico State Library

State Publications Program

Government Information Resources


Government Publications / Maps / Archives

Lucinda Whitehorse


Phone: 575-835-6504