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Grey Literature

Introduction - Government Publications

Government departments and agencies produce a lot of grey literature, including

  • Government reports 
  • policy statements
  • issues papers
  • surveys
  • maps
  • fact sheets
  • newsletters & bulletins

Many of these are listed on the department and agency websites.

Australian Government

Australia.gov.au links you to the right information and service on around 900 Australian Government websites, as well as some state and territory sites.

Libraries Australia: Recent Australian Government Publications - a series of text files that list new government publications that have been added to the Australian National Database and published in the previous 2 years.

Check CSU Library's Australian Government Information guide for more links.

CSU Library also holds a microfiche index of Australian Government publications 1961-1998, that you can search manually.

Overseas Governments

USA.gov - Index of US Federal Government Departments and Agencies

EU Institutions and bodies

Science.gov - Gateway to U.S. Federal Science