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Government Documents on Housing: Government Documents on Housing

Government Documents on Housing


Government Documents on Housing


Housing affects our lives in many ways. We buy and sell homes, rent apartments, and invest in residential and commercial properties. Government agencies produce many publications on various aspects of housing. These publications can be found in various Purdue Libraries with the HSSE and Parrish MEL libraries having the largest collections. Examples of Library Catalog subject headings you can use to search for government documents on housing include:

Foreclosure United States

Government Sale of Real Property United States
Home Ownership United States
Housing Policy United States
Housing Surveys United States
Rental Housing Law and Legislation United States

The principal index for U.S. Government publications is the Monthly Catalog of U.S. Government Publications HSSE REF & Periodicals 016.353 Un36 which is available online from 1976-present.  Additional useful indexes are the Congressional Information Service (CIS) Index HSSE REF 328.73005 C76 covering congressional publications from 1970 to the present, the CIS U.S. Congressional Serial Set Index 1789-1969 HSSE REF 328.73 C761c, CIS Index to Executive Branch Documents 1789-1909 HSSE REF 351.73 C497 1990, and CIS Index to U.S. Executive Branch Documents 1910-1932 HSSE REF 351.73 C497 1996  Connect HERE for information on downloading Purdue Libraries Ebooks.


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