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UM Libraries Federal Depository Anniversary: Celebrating 135 Years of free access to Federal documents & publications: FOIA Panel

This guide gives an overview of the University of Mississippi Libraries Federal documents collection, history, program materials, and a schedule of events in celebration of UM Libraries 135th anniversary as a Federal Depository Library.


Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)Learn how researchers are using FOIA at the University of Mississippi.

Join this panel of discussion and learn what FOIA is and how researchers across the University use FOIA to access valuable government information for their research.

March 28, 2018  at 12pm , J.D. Williams Library, Faulkner Room.

What is FOIA?

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) is a law that gives you the right to access information from the federal government. It is often described as the law that keeps citizens in the know about their government.

FOIA Guidance


(image: Dr. Jamie Harker and Prof. Charlie Mitchell speaking on FOIA panel)

FOIA Requests