Cataloging & Indexing Services

Cataloging and Indexing Services ensures that all library materials are discoverable.  On average, Cataloging and Indexing Services catalogs over 2,300 items a year.  In the catalog, you will find records for:

  • Mandated reports
  • Joint Chairmen’s Report responses
  • DLS Publications and documents
  • Legislative audit reports
  • Legal reference books
  • Books and reports on topics relating to public policy

During the legislative session, Cataloging and Indexing Services indexes each bill introduced by assigning subject headings to make them searchable on the Maryland General Assembly website.  During the legislative interim, the Session Laws, House and Senate Journals, Public Local Laws, and Executive Orders are indexed.