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Government Information: Louisiana State Government

Provides an overview of the FDLP and GPO. Also links to other government information sources/portals for librarians and the public.

Louisiana State Seal

State Government

More About Louisiana

Louisiana is a state located in the southern region of the United States. Louisiana is the 31st most extensive and the 25th most populous of the 50 United States. Its capital is Baton Rouge and largest city is New Orleans.

Capitol - Baton Rouge

Largest City - New Orleans


Louisiana State Documents

Watson library is a selective Louisiana State Documents Depository.  Search State documents through the library catalog.  Most State documents are located in the Cammie G. Henry Research Center on the third floor of Watson library.  For uncatalogued and ephemeral documents, see the Research Center staff.

State Library of Louisiana

Louisiana Public Document Depository Program

State Flower - Magnolia

State Bird - Brown Pelican

State Tree - Bald Cypress