Government Information: United Kingdom

This guide introduces students to the main online sources of UK government information. The library also houses a large UK print collection (UK1) of government publications located on Floor 1. It is filed using the CODOC classification system.

Begin with: UK Parliament and UK Parliament - Facts and Figures and How Parliament works and Parliamentary Research Handbook



  • Royal Commissions - the Reports of Royal Commissions can be found in the UK Parliamentary Papers Database. They can also be searched using the library's main search tool, Omni.
  • Treaty Series - United Kingdom treaties and international agreements are published as Command papers, along with a large number of other government documents. Refer to the UK Parliamentary Papers Database.


Content last reviewed: May 15, 2020