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The Resource United States congressional serial set

United States congressional serial set

Label
United States congressional serial set
Title
United States congressional serial set
Title variation
  • Congressional serial set
  • Serial number set
  • Congressional edition
  • Congressional set
  • Congressional series
  • Congressional series of United States public documents
  • Congressional document series
  • Sheep set
  • Sheep bound set
  • Serial set
  • U.S. Congressional serial set
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Note
  • Microfiche version issued with title: CIS U.S. serial set, covering 1789-1969; as part of: CIS microfiche library, 1970-.
  • Includes a complete cumulation of: United States. Congress. House. Report; House document (United States. Congress. House); United States. Congress. Senate. Report; Senate document (United States. Congress. Senate); and: Treaty doc.
Related
Additional physical form
  • Documents in the Serial set also distributed individually to depository libraries in paper and microfiche.
  • Also issued on microfiche by Congressional Information Service.
  • Also issued in an online integrating resource at the GPO Access web site. Address as of 7/17/09: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/serialset/index.html ; current access is available via PURL.
Cataloging source
GPO
Entry convention
successive entry
Government publication
federal national government publication
Original alphabet or script of title
basic roman
Regularity
complete irregular
Label
United States congressional serial set
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Prior to the 97th Congress, the serial set had no official name; it was popularly known as the Congressional serial set
  • The set has also been known variously as: Congressional serial set, Serial number set, Congressional edition, Congressional set, Congressional series, Congressional series of United States public documents, Congressional document series, Sheep set, Sheep bound set (owing to its distinctive sheepskin binding), and Serial set
  • AVAILABLE ONLINE AT: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS839
Control code
(OCoLC)03888071
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
v.
Issn
1931-2822
Key title
United States congressional serial set
Lccn
92643101
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
  • Numbering began with 15th Congress, as the publications of the earlier congresses were not assembled in book form
  • Some no. published out of sequence
Publication designation
Began with: No. 1, with the 15th Congress, 1st session, 1817.
Publication frequency
Irregular
Label
United States congressional serial set
Publication
Note
  • Prior to the 97th Congress, the serial set had no official name; it was popularly known as the Congressional serial set
  • The set has also been known variously as: Congressional serial set, Serial number set, Congressional edition, Congressional set, Congressional series, Congressional series of United States public documents, Congressional document series, Sheep set, Sheep bound set (owing to its distinctive sheepskin binding), and Serial set
  • AVAILABLE ONLINE AT: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS839
Control code
(OCoLC)03888071
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
v.
Issn
1931-2822
Key title
United States congressional serial set
Lccn
92643101
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
  • Numbering began with 15th Congress, as the publications of the earlier congresses were not assembled in book form
  • Some no. published out of sequence
Publication designation
Began with: No. 1, with the 15th Congress, 1st session, 1817.
Publication frequency
Irregular

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