This library is a congressionally designated depository for U.S. Government documents. Public access to the government documents collection is guaranteed by public law. (Title 44 United States Code)
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Allows searching on nursing home facilities throughout the nation and viewing of general inspection results.
Provides quick, easy access to facts about people, businesses, and geography listings for Census 2010 and 2000 data at national, state, county, and other geographic levels.
Site teaches kids how the U.S. government works. Site is arranged by grade level.
Provides time series statistics for major labor and economic data: unemployment, CPI, PPI, occupational injury rates, and employee benefits.
Provides access to the CFDA, a publication of Federal programs, projects, services, and activities which provide assistance or benefits to the public. Includes available funding amount, contact information, eligibility, and application deadlines.
This online catalog consists of bibliographic records published in the Monthly Catalog of United States Government Publications (MOCAT) since 1976. Once the title is identified, a link is available to locate depository libraries that receive that item.
Provides census data (population, age, sex, free or slave) for each of the states and counties from 1790-1960.
Provides access to health information, travelers' health, health statistics, scientific data, and disease, injury, and disability links.
Provides information on programs, topics, initiatives, and resources regarding Medicare and Medicaid
Sponsored by the U.S. National Institutes of Health this site provides information on clinical trials. It allows one to search for particular trials by type of trial or condition and geographic location, sponsor, and status. Links point to information explaining and describing clinical trials, a detailed glossary of terms used in trials and more. Contact information and participation requirements are also given.
Allows for searching of the CFR by keyword or citation to retrieve current rules and regulations that are used and relied upon by agencies in performing their activities and functions.
Contains biographical information on members of Congress along with office listings and standing committees.
Provides employment, number of establishments, and payroll data for the U.S., states, and counties by two-digit SIC codes.
Provides highlights from the Census Bureau's latest economic indicators. Includes Housing Starts, Monthly Wholesale Trade, Advance Monthly Retail Sales, U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services data.
Database serves as a source of corporate information. Includes corporate annual reports and other filings with the SEC.
A non-partisan, non-profit site which monitors the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews, and news releases.
First stop for finding FAFSA information, form information, and a link to the Federal School Code Search Page.
Provides a listing of titles and links to those items that are listed in the FDLP Basic Collection of the Federal Depository Library Manual. Topics include subject bibliographies, census, core legislative and regulatory publications, statistics, economic indicators and more to fulfill the needs of a varied population.
Provides news, contacts, information, and communication for and about the Federal Depository Library Program.
Provides free online access to official Federal Government Publications.
Provides links to consumer information and Federal resources in other languages.
One of the best sites for information to make informed personal decisions. The publications are arranged by subject. Subjects include: money, housing, employment, cars, and small business.
Site provides access to campaign finance reports of candidates, political parties, PACs, and links to campaign finance laws/regulations .
Allows for searching of the Federal Register which is the official publication for Notices, Rules, and Proposed Rules from Federal Agencies and Organizations as well as Presidential Documents and Executive Orders.
Provides information to the U.S. Citizens covered by the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act with voting information. Millions of potential voters are in this category and this site facilitates their participation in the democratic process.
Provides easy access to the full range of statistics and information produced by agencies in the U.S. Federal Government for public use.
Site provides access to flood mapping information, products, and services.
Allows matching of a specific address to an individual census tract.
Helps citizens access government benefit eligibility information through a free, confidential and easy-to-use online screening tool. After answering some basic questions, the user receives a customized report listing the benefit programs for which the user, or person for whom he or she is entering information, may be eligible.
GPO Access is a service of the United States Government Printing Office that provides free searching and retrieving access to online databases. These databases include: Budget of the U.S., U.S. Government Manual, Code of Federal Regulations, congressional Bills, Congressional Record, Economic Report of the President, Federal Register, History of Bills, and United States Code.
Searchable database of high quality web sites for health information. Includes subjects as AIDS, Allergies, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Heart Disease and Stroke, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse.
From the U.S. Census Bureau, this site provides the most current business data on all national and subnational geographic levels. Information includes statistics on: U.S. businesses, county business patterns, building permits, foreign trade: state exports data and more.
Site provides full-text of opinions of the court issued since May of 1990 and has an archive of historic Supreme Court Decisions. It is indexed by topic and party name.
Allows generation of files and/or reports showing the relationship between several geographic files of the United States.
Site provides comprehensive information on Medicare.
This database allows one to search for a physician who accepts Medicare. The site includes information on the physician's training, specialty, office location and map.
The starting point for accessing good health and medical information. Includes extensive information on diseases and conditions, prescription and nonprescription drugs, and a medical dictionary and encyclopedia.
Provides a listing of Metropolitan Statistical Areas, Micropolitan Areas, and their components as of June 10, 2003.
Provides access to health information, research, clinical trials and therapies related to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).
Provides access to health information which is produced by NCHS. Includes statistics, diseases, conditions, publications, and more.
Locates school districts and basic district data across the United States. Site will also provide individual school names and data within a particular district.
Provides information on resources such as health, grants, research, news releases, and more.
This site from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration provides a variety of information on automobile safety, automobile worthiness, traffic safety, and research and development.
Site allows you to look at the new industry classifications in two ways by tables: Table 1--1997 NAICS (US) matched to 1987 SIC and Table 2--1987 SIC matched to 1997 NAICS (US).
Provides access to regulations, statistics, information on ergonomics, workplace violence, injuries and an alphabetical subject index.
This site posted by the Center for Responsive Politics, a non-partisan, non-profit research group in Washington D.C., tracks money in politics, and its effect on elections and public policy. One can track an industry, candidates, campaign contributions by state or ZIP code and more.
Provides searching ability and access to OSHA Regulations.
Service tracks the performance of political leaders: President, Congress, Governors, and State Legislators. Includes biographies and addresses, issue positions, voting records, campaign finances, status of legislation, members and committees of Congress, voting records, and access to information on elections, federal and state governments, issues, and politics.
Comprehensive online resource for recalls.
Serves as a gateway to reliable information about science and technology. Scientific and technical information organizations and major science agencies have gathered reports, databases, federal web sites, and fact sheets for this site.
Allows searching of the U.S. Code by keyword, title, and other subdivisions for citations of current revisions.
Includes information on disability, Medicare, hearings and appeals, forms, international benefits, SSA's regional offices and more.
Contains a collection of statistics (over 1400 tables & graphs) on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data are also included.
Locates hazardous waste sites in the U.S. and provides access to lists and reports which can be viewed or downloaded from Superfund hazardous waste databases.
Searches for U.S. Supreme Court decisions since 1893. Browsable by year and U.S. Reports volume number and also searchable by citation, case title, and full text.
Allows access to slip opinions, orders, oral arguments, schedules, court rules, bar admissions, case handling guides and more.
Provides public searching and access to Federal legislation from past and current sessions of Congress. Includes Bill Summary & Status, Roll Call Votes, and Public Laws by Law Number.
Provides access to census publications and reports that contain timely, relevant, and quality data about the people and economy of the United States. Publications cover social, demographic, and economic information in addition to statistics on subjects A-Z.
Provides comprehensive information on the agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches of the U.S. government; quasi-official agencies; international organizations in which the U.S. participates; and boards, commissions and committees.
Provides basic general information on copyrights, copyright legislation, and serves as a source for copyright forms and instructions.
Provides access to publications, research, statistics, programs, and funding opportunities.
Provides information, news, publications, and programs on the environment, its protection, and health concerns.
Includes forms and explanations of patent and trademark law. Site includes a database that allows searching for full text of patents issued since 1976.
The general and permanent laws of the United States in a searchable database. Provides access to the 2006, 2000 and 1994 editions of the U.S. code plus annual supplements.
Provides tables showing where recently enacted laws will appear in the United States Code and which sections of the Code have been amended by those laws.
Site allows access to government information, government databases, and products for sale.
Browsable by either page heading or volume, the site provides full text of public and private laws passed by Congress, 1789-1875.
Serves as the first and front portal to U.S. Government information. Provides the public with easy, one-stop access to online U.S. Government resources.
Provides information on veterans' benefits, facilities, services, data, organization, links, procurement, and more.
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