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Our Digital Media Strategy & eBooks

By direction of the Administrative Committee of the Federal Register, and in concert with the White House Digital Government Strategy and NARA’s digital strategy planning, the OFR-GPO partnership is forging ahead to offer our publications in modern digital formats.

To modernize the Public Papers of the Presidents series, we extensively altered our production system in 2009 and 2010, making the next generation a born-digital product. As a result, the Public Papers of the Presidents, Barack Obama, 2009, Book 1, is now available as an eBook from these e-retailers:,, and

To easily locate this title, you can search these e-retailer websites using the eBook ISBN: 9780160880070.

In addition, we make The United States Government Manual available as an e-book. The Government Manual is offered through many outlets, including the Google eBookstore, Barnes & Noble, OverDrive, Ingram, Zinio, and soon as recently announced, through Apple, Inc.

You can search e-retailer websites for the Government Manual using the Electronic ISBN: 9780160891830.

Legal Note: The Administrative Committee of the Federal Register (ACFR) has directed us to explore new digital formats for Federal Register publications. However, the eBook editions discussed in this item are not sanctioned as official ACFR publications at this time.