Office of the Federal Register (OFR)

Federal Register: What it Is and How to Use It

The OFR no longer offers a live workshop; however, you can view the the video and review the text content online, at your convenience.

This recorded tutorial is:

  • about 45 minutes long
  • presented by staff of the OFR, National Archives and Records Administration

And includes:

  • An explanation of the relationship between the Federal Register (FR) and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).
  • A "Guided Tour" of an issue of the FR and a volume of the CFR.
  • An introduction to FR / CFR finding aids.
  • An introduction to using the FR and CFR online.


The text version (with updated links) is available separately.