U.S. Government and World Governments: Information and Documents: U.S. Government

Government agency Web sites provide public access to government information such as tax forms, census data, statistical information such as the consumer price index, contact information for elected officials and much more.

American Government

Have questions about how the government works? Find out more here with American Government! What is our government based on? How do the different branches work? What are your rights? And, what do you need to know to make the most of your government?

Branches of the Federal Government

A Listing of the 3 branches of the Federal Government and the Courts, Agencies and Departments under each branch.

American Government Databases

Kids in the House

Basics of American Government for Kids

Congress: The Legislative Process

The following 9 videos explain the Legislative Process.

U.S. Government Sources: Quick Links

The White House Blog


Government Directories

Most of these resources are Reference material and must be used at the library.

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