The General Printing Office Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides
free online access to official publications from all three branches of
the Federal Government. FSsys is a Content Management System that
provides free online access to official Federal Government publications
and securely controls digital content throughout its lifecycle to ensure
content integrity and authenticity. The FSsys repository guarantees
long-term preservation and access to digital Government content. To meet
this critical need for permanent access to Federal Government
information, FDsys follows archival system standards. FDsys combines
modern search technology through an advanced search engine with
extensive metadata creation to ensure the highest quality search
Through FDsys, you are able to:
- Search for documents and publications — FDsys provides advanced
search capabilities and the ability to refine and narrow your search for
quick access to the information you need.
- Browse for documents and publications — FDsys offers browsing by
collection, Congressional committee, date, and Government author.
- Access metadata about documents and publications — FDsys provides
information about Government publications in standard XML formats.
- Download documents and publications in multiple renditions or file
formats — With FDsys, users can download a single file or download
content and metadata packaged together in a compressed file.
Discover the Benefits of FDsys
Access is free.
About 50 different collections of Federal Government information are available.
FDsys is easy to use.
FDsys offers authentic, digitally signed PDF documents.
Information is preserved for permanent public access.
Search multiple publications at once.
Conduct complex searches.
Narrow, sort, and filter search results.
Access documents in multiple file formats.
Access metadata in standard XML formats.
Browse by collection, Congressional committee, date, and Government author.