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Virtual Reference - Government Information

Federal Government General Information
Infomine Scholarly Internet Resource Collections
Developed and supported by the Library of the University of California, Riverside, Infomine is a virtual library of Internet resources which contains searchable database of government information as well as many other scholarly topics.
US House of Representatives
US Senate
US White House
Federal Government Legislative and Regulatory Information
Congress.org
A non-partisan site geared towards facilitating civic participation, with information on government officials, current legislation before congress, voting registration, and current issues.
GPO Access Multple Database Search
Form for searching any or all GPO Access databases for government documents.
FindLaw
Law portal for public, business, students, and legal professionals with searches for cases, codes, lawyers and news.
Thomas: Legislative Information on the Internet
Searchable databases of legislative information provided by the Library of Congress
State Government Information
Legal Information Institute Constitutions, Statutes and Codes
Cornell University database of federal and state constitutions, statutes, and codes.
State Legislative History Research Guides on the Web
Indiana University School of Law Library, Bloomington compilation of web sites relating to legislative history by state.
FindLaw.com State Law Resources
FindLaw's Cases and Codes section contains resources and links for both state and federal laws.
State and Local Government on the Net
The State and Local Government Internet directory provides access to the websites of state agencies, and city and county governments.
International and Foreign Government Information
Library of Congress Country Studies
Online versions of books published by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the US Dept. of Army.
Northwestern University International Documents
Portal to official websites of foreign governments.
University of California Berkeley International Government Organization Resources
Portal to International Government Organization web directories and research guides.
Statistical Resources
Bureau of Labor Statistics
U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics web site.
Fedstats
Gateway for government statistics and data.
U.S. Census Bureau