FAQ: Where Is the Documents Unit?

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The Cornette Library is in the center of the West Texas A&M University campus (Building 17). Parking is available along the street to the east of the Library. Park by the green or unpainted curbs and get a Visitor's Permit from the Library Administration Office or University Parking Services.

The Documents Department is on the second floor of the Cornette Library in the Southeast corner. Turn left at the top of the front stairs.

Documents Desk
Where to go for help finding government documents or any kind of government information.
Documents/Reference
A small collection of heavily used documents. Ask for help at the Documents Desk.
Documents/Abstracts
Specialized indexes and abstracts to government documents. Ask for help at the Documents Desk.
Computers
Access to the government CD-ROMs and the Internet. Ask for help at the Documents Desk.
Shelf-list
A card catalog of our United States documents holdings prior to 1995. Organized by SuDoc number. Ask for help at the Documents Desk.
Microfiche
Documents listed as "Government Documents Dept. - US Documents Microfiche Cabinet" in the online catalog or stamped MICROFICHE in the Shelf-list. Organized by SuDoc number. Ask for help at the Documents Desk.
Maps
Maps and posters are shelved in the map cases. The 7.5 minute USGS topographical maps of Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Colorado are shelved alphabetically by state and then by map name. The rest of the collection is organized by SuDoc number. Ask for help at the Documents Desk.
Texas Documents
Most of our Texas documents are shelved in the three aisles just before the map cases. Ask for help at the Documents Desk.
United States Documents
The vast majority of our collection consists of United States documents in paper, microfiche, and electronic formats.