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Government Information

A list of useful government publications (print and electronic).

Directories, Manuals, and Handbooks

Directories, Manuals, and Handbooks

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance or Reference Room U.S. Documents Stacks -- PREX 2.20:year - This reference compendium contains information regarding federal programs, projects, services, and activities to assist or benefit the American public. You can use to search by keyword or browse by assistance type.

Congressional Directory or Reference Room U.S. Documents Stacks -- Y 4.P 93/1:1/Cong. or Reference Department -- JK 1011 .U65 - This directory contains brief biographical information and contact and committee information for members of Congress.

Occupational Outlook Handbook (Bureau of Labor Statistics) or Reference Room U.S. Documents Stacks -- L 2.3/4: - This resource provides information on a variety of careers, their outlook, expected salaries, etc. Search by keyword or browse an alphabetical listing of occupations.

United States Government Manual or Reference Room U.S. Documents Stacks -- AE 2.108/2 or Reference Department -- JK 421 .A3 - This source gives a brief history and description of each department/agency along with contact information.

The World Factbook or online or PREX 3.15: - This reference from the CIA offers profiles of countries in various areas, including the economy.