Common Ground: A History of Public Information in the United States Institutional Repository Document uri icon


  • Government documents and scholarly communication have much in common: notably, a shared emphasis on the open and persistent availability of high quality resources to a broader public than might concern other units in a research library and a sensitivity to actions and mandates undertaken at federal, state, and local levels of government. In this poster, we consider the entwined histories of scholarly communication and government documents, and argue for a closer engagement and awareness.

author list (cited authors)

  • Sare, L., & Potvin, S.

complete list of authors

  • Sare, Laura||Potvin, Sarah

publication date

  • October 2015