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The Department of State was founded in 1789 and is currently headed by John Kerry, Secretary of State.

Department of State

S 1.1:    Foreign Relations of the United States
S 1.1/2:    Foreign Relations of the United States [by country]
S 1.1/3:    Foreign Relations of the United States, Conferences
S 1.1/3:C 12    The Conferences at Cairo and Tehran, 1943
S 1.1/3:M 29    The Conferences at Malta and Yalta, 1945
S 1.1/3:P 84/    The Conference of Berlin (the Potsdam Conference), 1945
S 1.1/3:Q 3    The Conference at Quebec, 1944
S 1.1/3:W 27    The conferences at Washington, 1941-1942, and Casablanca, 1943
S 1.1/3:W 27/2    The conferences at Washington and Quebec, 1943
S 1.1/4:    Report of the Visa Office
S 1.1/6:    Annual Report / Inspector General of the Department of State and Foreign Service
S 1.1/7:    World Refugee Report
S 1.1/7-2:    U.S. refugee admissions program for fiscal year ...
S 1.1/8:    Report to Congress on Voting Practices in the United Nations
S 1.1/9:    The Secretary's Semiannual Management Report to the Congress
S 1.1/b:    Foreign Relations of the United States, Indexes
S 1.1/c:    The Lansing papers, 1914-1920
S 1.2:    General Publications
S 1.2:C 83/2/    Schedules of Courses / Foreign Service Institute
S 1.3:    Department of State Bulletin
S 1.3/4:    Visa Bulletin
S 1.3/5:    US Department of State Dispatch
S 1.3/a:    Department of State Bulletin (separates)
S 1.4/2:    Circulare: General Instructions, Consular or Special Instructions, Consular
S 1.6:    Biographic Register of the Department of State
S 1.7:    Foreign Service List
S 1.7/2:    Foreign Service Classification List
S 1.8:    Diplomatic list 1893-
S 1.8/2:    Employees of Diplomatic Missions
S 1.10:    Environmental Diplomacy: The Environment and U.S. Foreign Policy
S 1.21:    Telephone Directory
S 1.21/2:    Directories
S 1.22:    Annual Report of the American High Commissioner at Port au Prince, Haiti to the Secretary of State
S 1.26:    Inter-American Series 1929-
S 1.30/3:    Bibliographies and Lists of Publications
S 1.30/3-2:    Selected State Department Publications
S 1.30/5:    New acquisitions for ... / The Ralph J. Bunche Library of the Department of State
S 1.31:    Near Eastern Series
S 1.33:    Map Series
S 1.33/2:    Maps and Atlases
S 1.36:    The Territorial Papers of the United States
S 1.37:    Commercial Policy Series 1934-
S 1.38    East Asia and Pacific Series 1932-
S 1.39:    Immigration Series
S 1.40:    Regulations, Rules, and Instructions
S 1.40/2:    Handbooks, Manuals, Guides
S 1.40/5:    Key Officers of Foreign Service Posts
S 1.40/6:    Escort Interpreter Manual
S 1.41:    Posters
S 1.42:    The Record
S 1.42/2:    Field Reporter
S 1.43:    Report to Congress on Lend-Lease Operations
S 1.44:    Report to Congress on United States Participation in Operations of UNRRA
S 1.47:    Report to Congress on Foreign Surplus Disposal
S 1.49:    The United States and the United Nations Report Series
S 1.65:    Economic Cooperation Series 1948-
S 1.67:    International Information and Cultural Series 1948-
S 1.67/2:    Department of State Educational and Cultural Exchange Program
S 1.69:    Department of State and Foreign Service Series; Biographic Register; Foreign Consular Offices in the United States
S 1.69/2:    Foreign Consular Offices in the United States
S 1.70:    International Organization and Conference Series 1959-
S 1.70/1:    International Organization and Conference Series, General
S 1.70/2:    International Organization and Conference Series II, Regional
S 1.70/3:    International Organization and Conference Series III, United National (including commissions)
S 1.70/4:    International Organization and Conference Series IV, Specialized Agencies
S 1.70/5:    International organizations Series 1968-
S 1.70/7:    Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands
S 1.70/8:    United States Participation in the United Nations
S 1.70/9:    United States Contributions to International Organizations
S 1.71:    General Foreign Policy Series 1948-
S 1.71/2:    American Foreign Policy Current Documents
S 1.71/2-2:    American Foreign Policy Current Documents. Supplement
S 1.71/3:    Economic Foreign Policy Series 1970-
S 1.71/4:    Current Policy (series)
S 1.71/4-2:    Current Policy Digest
S 1.71/5:    Public Information Series
S 1.71/6:    Regional Brief
S 1.73:    Documents & State Papers
S 1.74:    European and British Commonwealth Series 1948-
S 1.75:    Foreign Affairs Highlights
S 1.76/3:    Standardized Regulations: Government Civilians, Foreign Areas
S 1.76/3-2:    Maximum Travel per Diem Allowances for Foreign Areas
S 1.76/4:    U.S. Department of State Indexes of Living Costs Abroad, Quarters Allowances, and Hardship Differentials
S 1.82:    Documents on German Foreign Policy 1918-1945
S 1.85:    Information Bulletin / Office of Military Government for Germany (U.S.)
S 1.86:    Near and Middle Eastern Series 1948-
S 1.86/2:    Near East and South Asian Series
S 1.90:    Report on Germany / Office of the U.S. High Commissioner for Germany
S 1.91:    Office of the U.S. High Commissioner for Germany Publications
S 1.92:    Bibliography
S 1.92/2:    Soviet Bibliography / Department of State, Division of Library and Reference Services, Office of Libraries and Intelligence Acquisition
S 1.93:    Semiannual Report to Congress / United States Advisory Commission on Information
S 1.95:    Historical Monographs of Office of the U.S. High Commissioner for Germany
S 1.98:    Foreign Policy Briefs
S 1.101:    External Research Report: Research List
S 1.101/2:    Research report R (series) / United States Information Agency, Research and Reference Service
S 1.101/3:    Research report E (series) / United States Information Agency, Research and Reference Service
S 1.101/4:     Research report M (series) / United States Information Agency, Research and Reference Service
S 1.101/9:    Government-Supported Research: International Affairs
S 1.101/10:    Government-Sponsored Research on Foreign Affairs 1975-1981
S 1.102:    The Soviet Bloc as Reported by Former Nationals Interview Report
S 1.106:    Addresses
S 1.111:    World Strength of the Communist Party Organizations 1948-
S 1.112/3    Survey of People's Republic of China Press
S 1.114/2:    Foreign Service Institute: Basic Course Series
S 1.114/3:    Foreign Service Institute: General Publications
S 1.114/3-10:    Schedule of Courses / Foreign Service Institute
S 1.114/3-11:    Foreign Service Institute: Bulletin
S 1.114/3-12:    Foreign Service Institute: Center Paper
S 1.116:    American Series 1960-
S 1.117:    Documents on Disarmament
S 1.117/3:    Disarmament Document Series
S 1.117/5:    Studies in Progress or Recently Completed, Arms Control and Disarmament
S 1.118:    State (newsletter)
S 1.119/2:    Geographic Bulletins 1963-
S 1.119/3:    International Boundary Studies 1961-
S 1.119/4:    Geographic and Global Studies 1964-
S 1.119/5:    Limits in the Seas
S 1.120:    Acquisitions List of Antarctic Cartographic Materials
S 1.123:    Background Notes [various countries]
S 1.123/2:    Background Notes, Index
S 1.126:    Foreign Affairs Research Papers Available
S 1.126/3:    Foreign Affairs Notes
S 1.127:    Post Reports [various countries]
S 1.128:    Gist (series)
S 1.129:    Special Reports
S 1.129/2:    Implementation of Helsinki Final Act
S 1.131:    Selected Documents
S 1.133:    Environmental Impact Statements
S 1.138:    Patterns of Global Terrorism
S 1.138/2:    Significant Incidents of Political Violence against Americans
S 1.139:    Training Opportunities: U.S. Department of State Bureau of Diplomatic Security Training Center Course Curriculum Catalog
S 1.139/2:    Training Resources : Training Center Course Catalog, Videotape Catalog, Publication Catalog
S 1.140:    Focus on Central and Eastern Europe
S 1.141:    Defense Trade News: The Bulletin of the Center for Defense Trade
S 1.142:    Electronic Products
S 1.142/2:    U.S. Foreign Affairs on CD-ROM
S 1.144:    GSO newsline
S 1.145:    U.S. MAB Bulletin
S 1.146:    International Narcotics Control Strategy Report
S 1.147:    Annual Report to the Governments of Canada, United States, Saskatchewan, and Montana / by the Poplar River Bilateral Monitoring Committee
S 1.148:    Hidden Killers
S 1.149:    Issues in Global Crime
S 1.151:    Annual Report on International Religious Freedom
S 1.152:    Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act 2000, Trafficking in Persons Report 

Arbitration and Mixed Commissions to Settle International Disputes

S 3.2:    General Publications
S 3.13/2:    Washington Arbitration (American-British Mixed Claims Commission)
S 3.21/4:    United States v. Chile, Alsop Claims
S 3.23:    International Joint Commission on Boundary Waters between United States and Canada, 1909
S 3.25:    Canada and the United States Annual Joint Report / International Boundary Commission
S 3.29/6:    Conference on the Limitation of Armament Plenary Session
S 3.31/6:    Administrative Decisions and Opinions of a General Nature and Opinions in Individual Lusitania Claims and Other Cases / Mixed Claims Commission (U.S. and Germany)
S 3.34/6:    Opinions and Decisions / General Claims Commission (U.S. and Mexico)
S 3.36:    Commission on Extraterritoriality in China
S 3.37/2:    Tripartite Claims Commission (United States, Austria, and Hungary): General Publications
S 3.39:    Arbitration Series 

Bureau of Foreign Commerce (1897-1903)

S 4.1:    Commercial Relations of the United States with Foreign Countries during the Years ...
S 4.7:    Monthly Consular and Trade Reports
S 4.11:    Exports Declared for United States 

International Congresses, Conferences, and Commissions

S 5.6:    International Geographic Congress
S 5.9/5:    International American Conference, 5th, Santiago, Chile, Mar. 25-May 3, 1923
S 5.9/6:    International American Conference, 6th, Havana, Cuba, Jan. 16 - Feb. 20, 1928
S 5.10:    International Marine Conference held in Washington Oct. 16, 1889
S 5.14/2:    Pan American Scientific Congress (2d : 1915-1916 : Washington, D. C.)
S 5.14/3:    Pan American Scientific Congress (3rd : 1924 : Lima)
S 5.14/5:    American Scientific Congress (8th : 1940 : Washington, D.C.)
S 5.18/1:    Report of the International Prison Congress
S 5.27:    International Telegraph Conference, Paris, 1925
S 5.28:    International Civil Aeronautics Conference, Washington, D.C., December 12-14, 1928
S 5.29:    International Conference on Safety of Life at Sea, 1929
S 5.30:    Conference Series
S 5.36:    World power conference. 3d, Washington, D.C., 1936
S 5.48:    U.S. National Commission for UNESCO: Publications
S 5.48/3:    Memo / U.S. National Commission for UNESCO
S 5.48/6:    UNESCO World Review
S 5.48/8:    UNESCO Facts 

Laws of the United States

S 7.9:    Statutes at Large
S 7.10:    Revised Statutes
S 7.12:    Digest of International Law
S 7.12/2:    Digest of International Law, Whiteman Series, 1963-1973
S 7.12/3:    Digest of United States Practice in International Law 

Bureau of Rolls and Library (1789-1921)

S 8.2:    General Publications 


S 9.5/1:    Treaties and Other International Acts of the United States of America (Miller)
S 9.6:    Treaties, Conventions, International Acts, Protocols, and Agreements between the United States of America and Other Powers (Malloy)
S 9.7:    Treaty Information Bulletin
S 9.10:    Treaties and Other International Acts Series 1946-
S 9.11/2:    United States Treaty Developments
S 9.11/3:    Numerical List of the Treaty Series, Executive Agreement Series and Treaties and Other International Acts Series
S 9.12:    United States Treaties and Other International Agreements
S 9.12/2:    Treaties and Other International Agreements of the United States of America, 1776-1949 (Bevans)
S 9.14:    Treaties in Force: A List of Treaties and Other International Acts of the United States in Force 

Porto Rico (1909)

S 10.1:    Annual Report of the Governor of Porto Rico 

International Cooperation Administration (1955- 1961)

S 17.1:    Report to Congress on the Mutual Security Program
S 17.1/2:    Mutual Defense Assistance Control Act of 1951: Report to Congress
S 17.8:    Economic Forces in the United States; in Facts and Figures, Its People, Its Labor Force, Its Economy
S 17.35:    The Mutual Security Program 

Agency for International Development (1961- )

S 18.1:    Report to the Congress on the Foreign Assistance Program 1962-
S 18.1/3:    Implementation of Section 620(s) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as Amended: A Report to Congress
S 18.2:    General Publications
S 18.8:    Handbooks, Manuals, Guides
S 18.19:    Voluntary Foreign Aid Programs
S 18.25:    Community Development Review
S 18.28:    Proposed Foreign Aid Program
S 18.30/2:    A.I.D. Discussion Papers
S 18.33:    Development Digest
S 18.34:    War on Hunger
S 18.34/2:    Agenda 1978-1982
S 18.42:    Application of Modern Technologies to International Development
S 18.45:    Agriculture Technology for Developing Countries, Technical Series Papers 1971-
S 18.47:    A.I.D. Research and Development Abstracts
S 18.52:    AID Project Impact Evaluation Reports
S 18.52/2:    Discussion Papers
S 18.52/3:    Special Studies
S 18.52/4:    Evaluation Reports
S 18.52/5:    Design and Evaluation Methods
S 18.53:    Country Profiles
S 18.54:    Regional Profiles
S 18.55:    Women in Development (series)
S 18.56:    Selected Statistical Data by Sex [various countries]
S 18.58:    Horizons / Agency for International Development
S 18.61:    USAID Highlights
S 18.62:    Publications Series
S 18.68:    FEWS Bulletin: USAID Famine Early Warning System
S 18.68/2:    FEWS Special Report 

Peace Corps (1961-1971)

S 19.1:    Annual Report
S 19.2:    General Publications
S 19.8:    Handbooks, Manuals, Guides 

United States Information Agency

S 20.2:    General Publications
S 20.16:    Economic Perspectives
S 20.17:    U.S. Foreign Policy Agenda
S 20.18:    Global Issues
S 20.19:    U.S. Society & Values
S 20.20:    Issues of Democracy 

Educational and Cultural Affairs Bureau

S 21.15:    English Teaching Forum 

Arms Control and International Security

S 22.116:    World Military Expenditures and Arms Transfers 


This guide was based on work presented by Chris Brown at the University of Denver.  For the original guide see  Additional information was provided by Donna Andriot's Guide to U.S. Government Publications 2009 edition.

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