World War II documents digitized

A digital library of more than 300 World War II documents is now available, thanks to a partnership between the U.S. Government Printing Office and Southern Methodist University’s libraries, at

Here you’ll find images of informational pamphlets, government reports, regulations, and pocket guides to foreign countries prepared for servicemen. Also linked from the site is the Melvin C. Shaffer Collection of photographs depicting North Africa (1943), Germany (1945), and Italy and Southern France (1944 – 1945).

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The University Library is a federal depository with many federal, state, local, and international documents on a variety of current and relevant issues available to you in print, microfiche, CD-ROM, and electronically. Come check out your government at the University Library!

About Barbara

I am a Reference & Instruction librarian, head of that department in Andersen Library, an associate professor, and a member of the General Education Review Committee and Faculty Senate. I've been working at UW-W since July 1, 1990.
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