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Browse Topics:  Your Pathway to Government Information Catalog of Government Publications

Congressional Directory Congressional Directory

Constitution (Analysis and Interpretation)

Core Documents of U.S. Democracy 

Federal Agency Directory by Louisiana State University 

Federal Digital System (FDsys)

United States Government Manual United States Government Manual


For Kids:

Ben's Guide to U. S. Government

iCivics ICivics



        Legislative (formerly THOMAS)

Congressional Bills - 1993 (103rd Congress) +   

Congressional Record (Bound) - 1999-2001

Congressional Record (Daily) - 1994+

Congressional Record Index (Daily) - 1983+

Congressional Research Service Reports

Major Studies and Issue Briefs of the Congressional Research Service - on film - Microfilm JK 1108 M349

Selected reports - online

CRS Reports at University of North Texas

CRS Reports - Homeland Security/Terrorism - Health Law & Policy at Thurgood Marshall Law Library

OpenCRS-Congressional Research Service Reports for the People

House of Representatives

ProQuest Congressional (formerly LexisNexis)*


United States Code U.S. Code

1926-1994 (incomplete) - in print - General Collection KF 62 [year]

2000-2012 - in print - Reference Collection KF 62 [year]

U.S. Code - 1994+

Classification Tables (Public Laws/U. S. Code) - 2009-2010

LexisNexis* (Search Legal Research)

United States Public and Private Laws (Slip Laws) Unityed States Public and Private Laws (Slip Laws)

Public and Private Laws - 1995+

United States Statutes at Large United States Statutes at Large

Statutes at Large - Public Laws - 1789-1963 - on fiche - Microfiche Cabinet 23, Drawer 7

Statutes at Large - 1964-2010 - in print - General Collection KF 50 A3

Statutes at Large - 1951-2010




Budget of the United States Government

1945+ (incomplete) - in print - General Collection HJ 2051 A592; current year in Reference Collection

Analytical Perspectives - 1996+ - in print - U.S. Docs PrEx 2.8/5: [year]

Budget of the United States Government - FY 2010+

Code of Federal Regulations - 2000+

List of CFR Sections Affected - 1997+ List of CFR Affected

Compilation of Presidential Documents - 1992+

Economic Report of the President

1948+ (incomplete) - in print - HC106.5 A272; current year in Reference Collection

Economic Report of the President - 1996+

Federal Register - 1994+

Official U.S. Executive Branch Web Sites

Public Papers of the President

1929-2005 - in print - General Collection J 80 A283

Public Papers of the Presidents - 1991-2005  The President's Official Web Portal



LexisNexis* (Search Legal Research)

Oyez Project at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law Oyez

Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) PACER

Supreme Court of the United States

U.S. Courts U. S. Courts





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