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US Government Publications: Online Resources

There are a wide range of online resources which may be useful to your studies, especially with current political developments. 

You can find all our suggested freely available online resources via the VHL Diigo page. 

General sources

Key Congressional sources

Key Presidential and other executive resources

Key foreign relations resources

Statistics and other political resources

Library of Congress

The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world, the main research arm of the U.S. Congress, and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office. The LOC continues to digitise material, especially materials considered of national importance. Key political and social figures may have their papers digitised by the Library of Congress, alongside some papers from executive branches and organisations, and archived webpages of government websites. 

Key digitised resources include: