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The Smithsonian Institution was founded in 1846 and is currently headed by David J. Skorton, Secretary.

Smithsonian Institution

SI 1.1:    Smithsonian Year: Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution
SI 1.1/2:    Annual Report - National Zoological Park
SI 1.1/4:    Statement by the Secretary
SI 1.1/a    Report of the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution and Financial Report of the Executive Committee of the Board of Regents
SI 1.2:    General Publications
SI 1.3/2:    Bulletin / Cold War International History Project
SI 1.7:    Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collection, 1856-
SI 1.12:    Annals of the Astrophysical Observatory of the Smithsonian Institution
SI 1.16:    Institute of Social Anthropology Publications
SI 1.16:    Institute of Social Anthropology Publications
SI 1.17/2:    Bibliographies and Lists of Publications
SI 1.17/4:    Complete Catalog / Smithsonian Institution Press
SI 1.19:    Smithsonian Information Leaflet (series)
SI 1.20:    Handbooks, Manuals, Guides
SI 1.20/2:    Handbook of North American Indians
SI 1.24:    The Smithsonian Torch
SI 1.25:    Atoll Research Bulletin, 1951-
SI 1.26:    Smithsonian Contributions to Earth Sciences, 1969-
SI 1.27:    Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology
SI 1.28:    Smithsonian Studies in History and Technology, 1969-
SI 1.29:    Smithsonian Contributions to Botany
SI 1.30:    Smithsonian Contributions to Paleo-Biology
SI 1.33:    Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology
SI 1.36:    RIF Newsletter / Reading Is Fundamental, Inc.
SI 1.40/2:    RIIES Occasional Papers / Research Institute on Immigration and Ethnic Studies
SI 1.41:    Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences, 1977-
SI 1.42:    Smithsonian Studies in Air and Space, 1977-
SI 1.43:    Smithsonian Folklife Studies, 1980-
SI 1.43/2:    Festival of American Folklife, 1968-
SI 1.44:    Smithsonian Opportunities for Research and Study in History, Art, Science
SI 1.45:    The Smithsonian
SI 1.48:    Annals of the Smithsonian
SI 1.49:    Smithsonian Institution Global Volcanism Program Publications 

Bureau of American Ethnology

SI 2.1:    Annual Report
SI 2.3:    Bulletin, 1887- 

National Museum of American History (1980- )

SI 3.1:    Annual Report, 1888-
SI 3.2:    General Publications
SI 3.6:    Proceedings of the United States National Museum
SI 3.13:    Bulletin of the Global Volcanism Network 

American Historical Association (1889- )

SI 4.1:    Annual Report of the American Historical Association 

National Museum of American Art (1980- )

SI 6.2:    General Publications 

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (1921- )

SI 7.2:    General Publications 

National Gallery of Art (1937- )

SI 8.2:    General Publications
SI 8.8:    Handbooks, Manuals, Guides 

National Air and Space Museum (1967- )

SI 9.2:    General Publications
SI 9.9:    Smithsonian Annals of Flight, 1964- 

National Portrail Gallery (1961- )

SI 11.2:    General Publications
SI 11.15:    The National Portrait Gallery Calendar of Events
SI 11.16:    Profile: Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery News 

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (1974- )

SI 13.2:    General Publications 

National Museum of African Art (1979- )

SI 14.2:    General Publications
SI 14.15:    Calendar of Exhibitions and Programs
SI 14.16:    Educational Programs and Resources 


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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