GOVERNMENT SEARCH SITES - SITES ABOUT THE US GOVERNMENT
| Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution|
"This landmark work in historical and legal scholarship draws upon thousands of sources to trace the Constitution’s progress through each of the thirteen states’ conventions. The digital edition allows users to search the complete contents by date, title, author, recipient, or state affiliation and preserves the copious annotations of the print edition."
Comprehensive source of U.S. government information. Includes Congressional publications, bills, hearings, testimony, and legislative research information.
Indexes and abstracts all statistics issued by; the U.S. government since 1973. Includes the Statistical Abstract of the US, 100 of the best statistical publications of private and state government sources, and about 2,000 titles from international agencies.
|U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978|
"Containing nearly 11 million pages of records and briefs brought before the U.S. Supreme Court in the period 1832-1978, this product provides an essential primary source tool for the study of all aspects of American history as well as the U.S. judicial system."
|Federal Citizen Information Center (FCIC)|
Established in 1966, the FIC is a single point of contact for people who have questions about Federal agencies, programs, and services.
"A comprehensive central access point for searching, locating, ordering and acquiring government and business information."
List of hundreds of government agencies and individuals who are using Twitter to inform the public on what's happening. Includes those working on the hill, in reporting, in contracting agencies, and even in state and international governments.
|LLSDC's Legislative Source Book|
Need legislative information? Here's a site that has organized links to just about every type of legislative material. Maintained by the Law Librarians' Society of Washington DC.
|National Conference of State Legislatures|
"The National Conference of State Legislatures is a bipartisan organization that serves the legislators and staffs of the nation's 50 states, its commonwealths and territories. NCSL provides research, technical assistance and opportunities for policymakers to exchange ideas on the most pressing state issues."
|Quick Links to the House and Senate Committee Hearings and other Publications|
Organized by committee, find links for membership, schedule, hearings, and more. Maintained by the Law Librarians' Society of Washington DC as part of the Legislative Source Book.
|Selected Telephone Numbers and Web Sites with Useful Legislative Information|
Numbers and link for congress, their supporting offices, the executive branch, and generally useful websites. Maintained by the Law Librarians' Society of Washington DC.
Full Text Available - These electronic resources offer the full text of some (if not all) items.
Restricted Access - These electronic resources may only be used by PHC students, faculty, and staff.