Government Publications Research Resources
Internet Federal Portals
USA.gov, as the U.S. government's official web portal, makes it easy for the public to get U.S. government information and services on the web.
Govinfo.gov provides free public access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.
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.
The Federal Committee on Statistical Methodology (FCSM) is an interagency committee dedicated to improving the quality of Federal statistics. The FCSM was created by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to inform and advise OMB and the Interagency Council on Statistical Policy (ICSP) on methodological and statistical issues that affect the quality of Federal data.
Data.gov will help you find data, tools, and resources to conduct research, develop web and mobile applications, design data visualizations, and more.
Archival Digital Repositories
HathiTrust is a partnership of academic & research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.
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, 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 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.
UofM Access Only
CQ Press is your first source for information on politics, policy, and people. We are the leading publisher of books, directories, subscriptions, and Web products on American politics, federal and state government, American institutions, campaigns and elections, current events, and world affairs.
HeinOnline is Hein's premier online research product with more than 100 million pages of legal history available in an online, fully-searchable, image-based format.
MARCIVE specializes in authorities processing, cataloging, and government document processing.
Proquest Statistical Insight provides abstracting, indexing, and full text for publications from hundreds of public domain and licensed sources. Institutions can subscribe to the entire collection or to selected modules.
Proquest Congressional offers access to congressional publications dealing with the wide variety of topics addressed by Congress.
Lexis-Nexis Legal provides access to state and federal legal resources including full text news, business, and legal publications.