DoD Newspapers, Magazines, Guides, and Installation Maps
|Publication Date:||17 March 2015|
PURPOSE. In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5122.05 (Reference (a)), this instruction reissues DoD Instruction (DoDI) 5120.4 (Reference (b)) to establish policy, assign responsibilities, and prescribe procedures for establishing and managing the publication of authorized DoD newspapers, magazines, guides, and installation maps (referred to collectively in this instruction as "DoD publications") to support the DoD command information program.
APPLICABILITY. This instruction:
a. Applies to OSD, the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands (CCMDs), the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities within the DoD (referred to collectively in this instruction as the "DoD Components").
b. Does not apply to the Stars and Stripes (S&S) newspapers and business operations. S&S guidance is provided in DoDD 5122.11 (Reference (c)).