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About GPO


The core mission of Keeping America Informed, dated to 1813 when Congress determined to make information regarding the work of the three branches of Government available to all Americans. The U.S Government Printing Office (GPO) provides publishing & dissemination services for the official & authentic government publications to Congress, Federal agencies, Federal depository libraries, & the American public.

Welcome from the Public Printer
Robert C. Tapella, 25th Public Printer of the United States.

GPO History
View the History of GPO video & learn how the agency is evolving through new technologies.

Management Team
View our organizational chart & download leadership biographies.

GPO Strategic Plan
The plan establishes measures to implement goals on time and on budget.

Key Agency Initiatives
Learn about programatic initiatives neccessary to achieve GPO's strategic goals.

Photo Gallery
View Images of GPO meetings and events Review the Photo Gallery Archive.

Get directions & download a map to the agency & the U.S. Goverment Bookstore.

Frequently Asked Questions
General questions about GPO & specific services the agency has to offer pdf.

Quick Links

GPO Newsroom/Media
Links to press releases, news reports, and high resolution images for downloading.

Opportunities, benefits, and training

FDLP Desktop
Learn about Federal Depository Libraries
and their locations.

U.S. Government Bookstore
The official online bookstore for U.S. Government publications.

Continuity of Operations Programs (COOP)
Information and the latest emergency situation status.

GPO Privacy Program
GPO's privacy practices and compliance documents

General Contact
DC metro area
toll free866.512.1800