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U.S. Documents

Finding Internet Resources

State Governments

Legal Information Institute http://www.law.cornell.edu/topics/state_statutes.html
State and Local Governments http://www.loc.gov/rr/news/stategov/stategov.html
State & Local Government on the Net http://www.statelocalgov.net/
State Legislature Links http://www.rollcall.com/links/states.html
State, Local, Tribal and U.S. Territory Resources http://firstgov.gov/Agencies.shtml
State Resources http://thomas.loc.gov/home/state.htm


Tools for Depository Libraries

Documents Dataminer http://govdoc.wichita.edu/ddm2/gdocframes.asp
Federal Depository Library Program Administration http://www.fdlp.gov/administration
Florida Electronic Federal Depository Library http://www.uflib.ufl.edu/fefdl
GPO New Electronic Titles http://catalog.gpo.gov/F?func=file&file_name=find-net&local_base=NEWTITLE
Government Information Locator Service (GILS) http://www.gpoaccess.gov/gils/index.html
U.S. Government Printing Office Ordering Information http://bookstore.gpo.gov/help/index.jsp
U.S. Government Online Bookstore http://bookstore.gpo.gov/index.jsp
GPO Shipping Lists http://www.access.gpo.gov/su_docs/fdlp/tools/sl/slister.html
Government Documents Librarianship http://www.lib.umich.edu/govdocs/doclibs.html


U.S. Government Internet Sites

Core Documents of U.S. Democracy http://www.gpoaccess.gov/coredocs.html
Documents Center http://www.lib.umich.edu/govdocs
Documents in the News 1995- http://www.lib.umich.edu/govdocs/docnews.html
Federal Agency Index http://washlaw.edu
Federal Agencies Directory (LSU) http://www.lib.lsu.edu/gov/index.html
Federal Citizen Information Center (FIC) http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov
Federal Court Locator http://www.law.villanova.edu/library/research%20guides/federal%20court%20locator.aspx
FEDSTATS http://www.fedstats.gov
Fedworld http://www.fedworld.gov
FIRSTGOV http://firstgov.gov
Frequently Used Sites Related to U.S. Federal Government Information http://www.library.vanderbilt.edu/romans/fdtf
GPO Access http://www.gpoaccess.gov/index.html
Government Publications Library Univ. of Colorado http://ucblibraries.colorado.edu/govpubs/us/federal.htm
Historical Documents http://lcweb2.loc.gov/const/mdbquery.html
Infomine: Government Information http://infomine.ucr.edu/search/govpubsearch.phtml
LawCrawler http://lawcrawler.lp.findlaw.com
National Law Net http://www.lawsites.com
Roll Call http://www.rollcall.com
The Virtual Reference Desk http://virtualref.com/govdocs
Yahoo! Government http://dir.yahoo.com/Government/U_S__Government


Executive Agencies

Department of Agriculture http://www.usda.gov
Department of Commerce http://www.doc.gov
U.S. Census Bureau http://www.census.gov
Department of Defense http://www.defenselink.mil
Department of Education http://www.ed.gov/index.jsp
Department of Energy http://www.energy.gov
Department of Health and Human Services http://www.hhs.gov
National Institutes of Health http://www.nih.gov
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.cms.hhs.gov
National Institute of Mental Health http://www.nimh.nih.gov
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration http://www.samhsa.gov
Department of Homeland Security http://www.dhs.gov/dhspublic
Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services http://www.uscis.gov/graphics/index.htm
Coast Guard http://www.uscg.mil/uscg.shtm
Customs and Border Protection http://www.customs.gov
Federal Emergency Management (FEMA) http://www.fema.gov/
Department of Housing and Urban Development http://www.hud.gov
Department of the Interior http://www.doi.gov
National Park Service http://www.nps.gov
Department of Justice http://www.usdoj.gov
Department of Labor http://www.dol.gov
Department of State http://www.state.gov
Department of Transportation http://www.dot.gov
Department of the Treasury http://www.ustreas.gov
Department of Veterans Affairs http://www.va.gov


Independent Agencies

Central Intelligence Agency http://www.cia.gov
Consumer Product Safety Commission http://www.cpsc.gov
Environmental Protection Agency http://www.epa.gov
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission http://www.eeoc.gov
Federal Communications Commission http://www.fcc.gov
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation http://www.fdic.gov
Federal Emergency Management Agency http://www.fema.gov
Federal Reserve Board http://www.federalreserve.gov
Federal Trade Commission http://www.ftc.gov
General Accounting Office http://www.gao.gov
General Services Administration http://www.gsa.gov
National Aeronautic and Space Administration http://www.nasa.gov
National Archives and Records Administration http://www.archives.gov/
National Science Foundation http://www.nsf.gov
Office of National Drug Control Policy http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov
Office of Personnel Management http://www.opm.gov
Office of the United States Trade Representative http://www.ustr.gov
Securities and Exchange Commission http://www.sec.gov
Small Business Administration http://www.sbaonline.sba.gov
Smithsonian Institution http://www.si.edu
Social Security Administration http://www.ssa.gov/SSA_Home.html
U.S. International Trade Commission http://www.usitc.gov
U.S. Postal Service http://www.usps.gov


Executive Branch

Office of Management and Budget http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb
Vice President http://www.whitehouse.gov/vicepresident
The White House http://www.whitehouse.gov


Judicial Branch
Use Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe as the preferred index for judicial materials.

Federal Courts Home Page http://www.uscourts.gov
Federal Judicial Center http://www.fjc.gov
FedWorld - FLIT Supreme Court Decisions http://www.fedworld.gov/supcourt/index.htm
Supreme Court of the United States http://www.supremecourtus.gov/index.html
Current http://www.supremecourtus.gov/opinions/opinions.html


Legislative Branch
Use Lexis-Nexis Congressional Universe as your primary indexing tool to find congressional materials.

Congress.Org http://www.congress.org/congressorg/home
Congressional Research Service http://www.loc.gov/crsinfo/
Library of Congress http://lcweb.loc.gov
Thomas: Legislative Information on the Internet http://thomas.loc.gov
U.S. House of Representatives Home Page http://www.house.gov
U.S. Senate http://www.senate.gov