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Proquest Congressional provides indexing and full-text access to various publications of the U.S. Congress.  It provides easy search access to congressional publications and includes full-text of reports, bills and resolutions, and laws.   

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Congressional Research Digital Collection

Congressional Hearings Digital Collection

ProQuest Congressional Record Permanent Digital Collection

ProQuest Congressional Serial Set Maps Digital Collection

ProQuest Statutes at Large

ProQuest U.S. Serial Set Digital Collection

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