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depos′itory li`brary


n.
a library designated by law to receive all or a selection of U.S. government publications.
[1925–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.depository library - a depository built to contain books and other materials for reading and study
athenaeum, atheneum - a place where reading materials are available
carrell, cubicle, carrel, stall - small individual study area in a library
depositary, depository, repository, deposit - a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping
circulating library, lending library - library that provides books for use outside the building
reading room - a room set aside for reading
stacks - storage space in a library consisting of an extensive arrangement of bookshelves where most of the books are stored
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Government Publishing Office's Depository Library Council.
The First Vice Prime Minister underlined importance of opening of NATO depository library in Kyrgyzstan and thanked for the provided opportunity of teleconference call with NATO headquarters in Brussels under Virtual Silk Road Project.
He incorporates changes as of July 2007 on the US Patent and Trademark Office's patent searching website, and the current resources available at the Patent and Trademark Depository Library system.
This legislation was the antecedent of GPO's Federal Depository Library Program, under which today we distribute the broadest possible spectrum of government publications in print and online formats to some 1,200 public, academic, law, and other libraries located in virtually every congressional district across the Nation, to be used by millions of Americans free of charge every year.
The Thurgood Marshall Law Library, which is a GPO Federal Depository Library, has been scanning hundreds of historical Civil Rights publications to make this digital collection possible.
Given TYG's unique collection of Ming local histories, a Depository Library of Local Histories was established inside the Tianyige Museum.
The Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) began in 1861 with the charge to make federal government information accessible to the public.
It has a research collection approaching a half million volumes and is the depository library for Saskatchewan government publications.
Trademarks, or in your state office or visit a patent and trademark depository library.
The Louisiana State University regional government depository library (http://www.
Access the data bank by visiting any federal depository library (found at most major universities).
Copies of the proposed boat emissions standard, as published in the Federal Register, may be obtained at any federal depository library.

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