United States Sources

GAO Reports & Testimonies

This site provides full text pdf access to all of the documents published by the Government Accountability Office on government topics of current interest.

United States Serial Set

This site which is only available to UW Oshkosh students provides a history of the U.S. Federal Government through the Serial Set--a compedium of digitized Congressional and Senate documents and reports presented by Lexis Nexis in a searchable database.

A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation

The Library of Congress presents online access to historical legislative information including the Continental Congress, statutes and documents, Annals of Congress, and Debates of Congress.

Foreign Relations of the United States

This publication by the United States Department of State is provided here in digitized format as part of the University of Wisconsin Madison's digitized collections. The set has been reproduced here almost in its entirety retrospectively to 1861.

The American Presidency Project

This site, presented by the University of California Santa Barbara, provides comprehensive access to United States presidential information including the public papers of the President going back to 1929.

Public Papers of the Presidency

The Public Papers of the Presidency are the official writings of the President while holding office. The volumes covered here include George H.W. Bush (1991) thru Barack Obama 2011.

CIA World Factbook

This is the online version of the CIA's publication that provides up-to-date information on the countries of the world.

Background Notes Countries

This publication by the United States Department of State provides political, economic and cultural information about nations of the world.