Government Publications Research Resources

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Internet Federal Portals

USA.gov As the U.S. government's official web portal, USA.gov makes it easy for the public to get U.S. government information and services on the web.

FDSys GPO’s Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.

Metalib MetaLib is a federated search engine that searches multiple U.S. Federal government databases, retrieving reports, articles, and citations while providing direct links to selected resources available online.

Fedstats A trusted source for federal statistical information since 1997. FedStats supports a community of practice for over 100 agencies engaged in the production and dissemination of official federal statistics, and provides the public with a showcase of information, tools and news related to official Federal statistics

Data.gov Here you will find data, tools, and resources to conduct research, develop web and mobile applications, design data visualizations, and more.

 

Archival Digital Repositories 

Hathi Trust HathiTrust is a partnership of academic & research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.

CyberCemetery The CyberCemetery is an archive of government websites that have ceased operation (usually websites of defunct government agencies and commissions that have issued a final report). This collection features a variety of topics indicative of the broad nature of government information

Internet Archive The Internet Archive, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Like a paper library, we provide free access to researchers, historians, scholars, the print disabled, and the general public.

Digital Public Library of America The Digital Public Library of America brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world. It strives to contain the full breadth of human expression, from the written word, to works of art and culture, to records of America’s heritage, to the efforts and data of science.