This library is a Congressionally designated depository for U.S Goverment documents. Public access to the Goverment documents is guaranteed by public law(Title 44 U.S.C).
Government Documents supports the Library and University's mission as a diverse community of learning. We provide quality government information services with free and equal access to the federal resources for students, faculty and staff of the University, as well as for constituents of the Eighth Congressional District in Tennessee in accordance with Title 44, Chapter 19 of the United States Code. We strive to be outstanding stewards of the government documents which we obtain, manage, and promote to best meet the curricular and research needs of the University. We also encourage and support the use of government documents services and collection by the community at large.