Other Recommended Search Tools


This is the official search engine for government information at all levels of government in the United States.

Google Book Search

Google Book Search includes access to digitized copies of government documents as a cooperative effort between several Federal Depository libraries and Google.

Fed in Print

This web site, maintained by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, provides a searchable index to the economic research that has been completed throughout the Federal Reserve system, including many that are available online in digital format.

SciTech Connect

This database, maintained by the Department of Energy's Office of Science and Technology Information, provides access to citations in all scientific and technical disciplines and online access to digitized documents and information.


Science.gov, sponsored by USA.gov, provides a search interface to government information available in all areas of science.

DOE Data Explorer

This is a database of science information and research & development that has been done by the Office of Scientific and Technical information and the Department of Energy.

NTIS (National Technical Information Service)

This database provides access to technical research documents done under the auspices of the United States government. Use of the database is free, but there is a fee charged for access to the full-text of most of the documents.

Statistical Abstract of the United States

This web site provides access to the online version of the Statistical Abstract of the United States, which is a compendium of statistical information gathered by federal agencies.

EDGAR - SEC Database of Corporate Information

EDGAR, a database of the Security and Exchange Commission, provides access to information filed by corporations registered in the United States, including annual reports, quarterly reports, and proxy statements. This site also provides access to the prospectuses of mutual funds that are sold in the United States.

Wisconsin Statutes

This is the official online version of the Wisconsin statutes with links to the archives of the statutes from previous years.

Wisconsin Law Archive

This is the official online version of the archives of Wisconsin law, including Wisconsin statutes, Wisconsin acts, veto messages and the Wisconsin constitution.

Wisconsin Digital Archives

This site presented by the Wisconsin Documents Depository Program provides a database of digitized Wisconsin Government Information.


This is the official government web site for consumers to access government health care information.

NCJRS Abstracts Database

This site, maintained by the National Criminal Justice Reference Service, provides access to citations, abstracts, and some full text of over 200,000 documents on criminal justice topics.

UW Budget Redbook

This is the official University of Wisconsin system annual budget, including the salaries of individuals employed throughout the system.

LexisNexis Academic

This database, which is only accessible by current University of Wisconsin Oshkosh students and faculty, provides access to the complete case law, statutory law, and regulations from throughout the United States and some foreign governments. in addition it provides comprehensive coverage of news from all media and business-related information.