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The Guide to Law Online, from the Library of Congress, is a selective annotated compendium of Internet links of interest to legal researchers. The portal includes sites offering the full texts of laws, regulations, and court decisions, along with commentary from lawyers writing primarily for other lawyers, as well as materials related to law and government that were written by or for lay persons and government sites providing general information.
U.S. Politics & Policy
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Provides free public access to official publications from all three branches of the U.S. Federal Government
Gateway to authoritative selected science information provided by U.S. Government agencies, including research and development results
Catalog to U.S. Documents
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications and related titles:
The Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP) is the finding tool for electronic and print publications from the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of the U.S. government. These publications make up the National Bibliography of U.S. Government Publications. The CGP contains descriptive records for historical and current publications and provides direct links to those that are available online. At present the Monthly Catalogshould be consulted for pre-1976 indexing.
- Monthly Catalog of United States Government Publications (MoCat). (1977-1995)
4th Floor: Z 1223 A18
- Cumulative Subject Index to the Monthly Catalog of United States Government Publications, 1900-1971.
4th Floor: Z1223.A13 B8 1973
- Document Catalogue: Catalogue of the Public Documents of the ... Congress and of all Departments of the Government of the United States (1893 - 1940).
4th Floor: Z 1223 A13
Featured Resource: FRUS
Foreign Relations of the United States by
Call Number: 3rd floor Call Number: KZ233 .U6
The Foreign Relations of the United States series presents the official documentary historical record of major U.S. foreign policy decisions and significant diplomatic activity. The series, which is produced by the Department of State's Office of the Historian, began in 1861 and now comprises more than 450 individual volumes. The volumes published over the last two decades increasingly contain declassified records from all the foreign affairs agencies.