The following sites provide access to federal, state, and international information, judicial and legal resources, and numerous internet statistical sources.
Government Information – Federal Depository
Federal Government: General Information and Resources
CRS is the public policy research arm of Congress. These reports provide history, policy, and law pertaining to topics of public and political interest.
This resource provides searchable catalogs that provide access to "raw" datasets and various tools.
The DOSFAN site provides access to electronically-archived information products produced by the U.S. Department of State from 1990 through 1997 and includes archived websites of the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency and the U.S. Information Agency.
This is the official source for free and authentic publications from the U.S. federal government. Publications on the system include the Congressional Record; Federal Register; Compilation of Presidential Documents, bills, public laws and statutes; and congressional documents and reports.
This resource provides some of the best publications from the Federal Government, past and present. It includes reviews of new and popular publications and some out-of-print classics.
This resource allows for searches across multiple government databases to retrieve reports, articles, citations, and statistical data.
This is a database of the U.S. Government Reports published primarily before 1976.
This is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state, and local government web resources and services.
International and Foreign Information
Country Studies (Library of Congress)
This climate portal is from the NOAA and includes data and resources about the impact of climate on numerous areas such as agriculture, energy, transportation, and economics.
This resources includes corporate information filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
This is the Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research.
Health, United States 2016 (National Center for Health Statistics)
U.S. Congressional Serial Set
The U.S. Congressional Serial Set is your primary source for history and genealogy questions as it includes every aspect of American history. The Serial Set contains the House and Senate Documents and the House and Senate Reports as well as the American State Papers. The reports are usually from committees dealing with proposed legislation and issues under investigation. The documents include all other papers ordered printed by the House or Senate. Documents cover a wide variety of topics and may include reports of executive departments and independent organizations, reports of special investigations made for Congress, and annual reports of non-governmental organizations. During the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, executive-branch materials were also published in the Serial Set.