Policy, Management and Budget

  • Electronic Library of Interior Policies  (ELIPS)
    ELIPS is a library of the official, Department-wide policies and procedures for the Department of the Interior. It contains long term policies, mandatory procedures, and descriptions of major organization components, as well as selected Secretary’s Orders from 1992 to the present. Current and superseded or expired Departmental Manual Chapters and Bulletins and Memoranda are available on ELIPS.
  • Solicitor's Opinions
  • Office of Hearings and Appeals


   Bureau of Land Management

    Bureau of Mines

The United States Bureau of Mines was established in 1910 by the Department of the Interior and abolished in 1996.

  • Bureau of Mines Publications
    The National Technical Information Service maintains the collection of the Bureau's publications, some 5,000 documents.

   Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
    Until May 2010, the Minerals Management Service

  • Press Releases
  • The Environmental Studies Program Information System (EPSIS)
    EPSIS makes all completed ESP reports available online as full electronic .pdf documents, including images and graphics. Technical summaries of over 700 sponsored environmental research projects, as well as full pdf documents of over 2,000 research reports, are available for online full text search.
  • BOEM Library
  • BOEM Manual 
    Contains internal regulations, containing policy, procedures, and responsibilities of the Office of the Director, Office of Renewable Energy Programs, Office of Environmental Programs, and the Office of Strategic Resources.
  • Scientific and Technical Publications by Region:

    Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement


    Fish and Wildlife Service

    Geological Survey

   National Park Service