Government Information Connection

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Assistance with government, business, geographic, or legal information.

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UNT Libraries’ Government Information Connection assists with questions or advice about finding government, business, geographic, or legal information. Our subject guides provide a starting place for individuals looking for government information or services. In addition to the students, faculty, and staff of the University of North Texas, we serve the citizens of the 13th Congressional District of Texas and beyond.

Assistance Provided

We provide assistance in person and by phone, E-mail, or snail mail.

We can provide you with the following types of reference assistance:

  • Strategies and sources for finding information on a specific topic
  • Information about indexes, online databases, and other research tools
  • Information about the Libraries’ holdings


We cannot provide legal, medical, business, or tax advice, nor do we provide statistical data over the phone or through e-mail; but we can direct you to the appropriate sources of such information.

How to Get Help

If you need assistance finding or using government information, please visit the Service Desk in the Sycamore Library during regular hours, contact us by phone at (940) 565-2194, or send a request to To request a research consultation or in-depth assistance, we recommend that you E-mail or call us to make an appointment with a member of our staff.