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    • Librarian: Lou Malcomb
    • Location: Herman B Wells Library 250B
    • Phone: (812) 855-0834
    • Map Cataloger: Heiko Muhr
    • Location: Herman B Wells Library E350
    • Phone: (812) 855-2059
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last updated: 1/14/2010

Government Information: U.S. Documents Resources

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Afghanistan and the U.S., 1945-1963: Records of the U.S. State Department Classified Files - about | terms of use - State Department Central Classified Files on Afghanistan
  • Coverage: 1945-1963
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=13609188

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American Factfinder 2 - about | terms of use - American FactFinder lets you search, browse, retrieve, view, map, print, and download Census data.
  • Coverage: Decennial Census, ACS, plus current surveys
  • Alternate Title: Census American Factfinder 2
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2273823

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Ancestry Library Edition - about | terms of use - Online genealogy resource, including manuscript census records
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=14781679

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Census CD Neighborhood Change Database - about | terms of use - Decennial Census data for 1970, 1980, 1990, and 2000 with boundaries updated to 2000.
  • Coverage: 1970, 1980, 1990, 2000
  • Alternate Title: Neighborhood Change Database
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2793727

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CQ Researcher - about | terms of use - Full text discussions of current, controversial public policy issues in a variety of areas
  • Coverage: Current public policy issues
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=21359194

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CQ Supreme Court Collection - about | terms of use - A contextual framework and analysis of the Supreme Court and its decisions, with updates and expert commentary, providing patrons with scope and depth of content.
  • Coverage: 1789-present
  • Alternate Title: CQ Press Supreme Court Collection
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=20157898

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Data-Planet - about | terms of use - Provides simple and refined searching of the Data-Planet repository of standardized and structured statistical data.
  • Coverage: 1950s-present
  • Alternate Title: Datasets ProQuest
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=42049748

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Declassified Documents Reference System (DDRS) - about | terms of use - The Declassified Documents Reference System provides online access to over 500,000 pages of previously classified government documents.
  • Coverage: 1940's to present
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=500455

Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Digital National Security Archives - about | terms of use - Access to historical documents that have been declassified.
  • Coverage: 1985 to present
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=71

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Encyclopedia of American Government - about | terms of use - Information on the Presidency, Supreme Court, Congress, Elections, and Constitution
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=17058857

Database available without restriction
FDSYS(Federal Digital System) - about | terms of use - U.S. Federal Government website, mandated by law, to assure secure access to information produced by federal agencies. Replaces GPOACCESS.
  • Coverage: Varies
  • Alternate Title: Federal Digital System
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=101

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Federal Surveillance of African Americans, 1920-1984 - about | terms of use - FBI files documenting the scrutiny of African Americans
  • Coverage: 1920-1984
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=13609187

Database available without restriction
Frontline Diplomacy: Foreign Affairs Oral History Collection of the Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training - about | terms of use - Transcripts of interviews with State Department officials
  • Coverage: 1940s to date
  • Alternate Title: Foreign Affairs Oral History Collection of the Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=31413417

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Guide to Congress - about | terms of use - A guide to the American Congress
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=6484064

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Guide to U.S. Supreme Court - about | terms of use - Guide to the Supreme Court of the United States
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=6484062

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HeinOnline - about | terms of use - Provides full-text of historial treaties, regulations, and presidential documents. Also includes numerous law resources.
  • Alternate Title: Hein Online
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1262196

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Historic Documents Series - about | terms of use - Reproductions of important documents since 1972. Includes how to cite but not how to find the primary document.
  • Coverage: 1972 to present
  • Alternate Title: U.S. Historic Documents Series
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1954622

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Historic Map Works - about | terms of use - Map Images of the united states.
  • Coverage: 1776-
  • Alternate Title: Map Works
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=30664168

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Historical Statistics of the United States - about | terms of use - Provides historical statistics for the states and the nation.
  • Coverage: Earliest time to 2005
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2219458

Database available to users on IU Bloomington Campus only
ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research) - about | terms of use - ICPSR supplies the numeric raw data from a variety of sources, including survey research, censuses, and administrative records.
  • Alternate Title: ICPSR DIRECT
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=500449

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LegalTrac - about | terms of use - Index to major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals.
  • Coverage: 1980-
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2219463

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LexisNexis State Capital - about | terms of use - Legislative, regulatory and related information from the fifty states of the U.S. and the District of Columbia.
  • Coverage: 1995
  • Alternate Title: State Capital LexisNexis
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=192

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LLMC Digital - about | terms of use - Searchable archive of legal materials and government documents
  • Coverage: Varies
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=17193125

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Making of Modern Law: Primary Sources (1620-1926) - about | terms of use - 300 years of legal sources
  • Coverage: 1620-1926
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=14389219

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Meet the Press Online - about | terms of use - Over 1,500 hours of footage, the full surviving broadcast run to date, available online in one cross-searchable interface.
  • Coverage: 1949 - present
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=39350587

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Military and Intelligence Database - about | terms of use - Covers all aspects of military affairs.
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=14912754

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Monthly Catalog of U.S. Government Publications, 1895-1976 - about | terms of use - Basically the most comprehensive listing of publications of the U.S. Government.
  • Coverage: 1895-1996
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=26389405

Database available without restriction
National Climatic Data Center - about | terms of use - NCDC is the world's largest active archive of weather data.
  • Coverage: mid-1800s to present
  • Alternate Title: NCDC
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2273820

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National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database - about | terms of use - NCJRS is a federally funded resource offering justice and substance abuse information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.
  • Coverage: mid-1960s to present
  • Alternate Title: Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database, National
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2273822

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National Vital Statistics System - about | terms of use - Federal web site providing access to statistical information related to vital events: births, deaths, marriages, divorces and related public health materials
  • Coverage: Varies with data
  • Alternate Title: NVSS
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2273819

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Oxford Handbooks Online: Political Science - about | terms of use - Oxford Handbooks in Political Science bring together leading scholars to discuss research and the latest thinking in a range of major topics in political science.
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=13609185

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Oxford Journals Online Archives - Science - about | terms of use - Backfiles of Oxford University Press science journals.
  • Coverage: Varies; first journal issue to the present
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2918979

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Proquest Congressional - about | terms of use - Provides easy access to congressional publications since 1789 and some full-text of reports, bills, resolutions, and laws to the present.
  • Coverage: Varies, Coverage and update schedule
  • Alternate Title: Executive branch document, 1789-1932
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=61

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ProQuest Government Periodicals Index Online - about | terms of use - Provides indexing and links from over 300 of the periodicals from agencies and departments of the United States government.
  • Coverage: 1988 to present
  • Alternate Title: Government Periodicals Index Online
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=38624210

Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
ProQuest Legislative Insight - about | terms of use - United States Federal Legislative History Documents
  • Coverage: 1937 - present
  • Alternate Title: Legislative Insight
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=19714910

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ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the US - about | terms of use - Online tables and charts of basic statistics about the United States.
  • Coverage: 2012-
  • Alternate Title: Statistical Abstract of the United States
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=30664169

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Proquest Statistical Insight - about | terms of use - Electronic access to tables and citations to statistics produced by the U.S. federal, state and local governments, international governmental organizations, and non-governmental organizations.
  • Coverage: 1973-
  • Alternate Title: Statistical Insight
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=193

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Public Documents Masterfile - about | terms of use - Database providing electronic access to historical as well as current indexes to documents products by government agencies.
  • Coverage: 1700s to date
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1954623

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THOMAS - about | terms of use - Comprehensive information on Congressional bills, laws, proceedings provided by the Library of Congress, the Congressional Record and information on Members and Congressional Committees.
  • Coverage: mid-1980's
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2273821

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USA.gov - about | terms of use - The official U.S. government portal to 47 million pages of information on federal and state government programs, benefits, and services.
  • Coverage: Varies
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=38608

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USGS Publications Warehouse - about | terms of use - A digital database and warehouse containing citations to and electronic versions of reports published by the U.S. Geological Survey.
  • Coverage: 1882 - Present
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2219452

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World News Connection - about | terms of use - World News Conenction is translated news from overseas sources.
  • Coverage: 1995 to present
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=11398945




last updated: 1/14/2010