U.S. Government Information

American FactFinder

Alternative Titles
census
Description

American FactFinder is an online source for accessing population, housing, economic and geographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Data available include: Decennial Census of Housing and Population - 2000 and 2010 Results from each of these data programs are provided in the form of data sets, tables, thematic maps, and reference maps.

Type
Subject Gateway
Coverage
2000-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8577
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NCBI

Alternative Titles
Entrez
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Description

Searchable protein and nucleotide databases, "free" from NIH. Includes genetics information from Medline, GenBank, EMBL, DDBJ, PIR, SWISS-PROT, PRF, and PDB.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1992 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8529
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HeinOnline

Alternative Titles
Hein Online
Description

A retrospective database providing full-text access to the archives of core legal journals and other legal materials.  Includes federal laws, regluations, case law, and reports and opinions of the U.S. Attorney General, and more.

Provided by the U-M Law Library.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
Dates of coverage vary by journal title (all are from first issue to at least 1917).
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8501
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Declassified Documents Reference System (DDRS)

Alternative Titles
Declassified Documents Reference System: The United States (DDRS-US)
Description
Full text of Presidential, Executive Branch, and Congressional documents since World War II declassified under the Freedom of Information Act. Subjects include foreign relations, the Korean and Vietnam Wars, civil rights movement, assassinations, etc.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1945 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8497
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Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (GPO Monthly Catalog) [FirstSearch]

Alternative Titles
CGP
Government Printing Office Monthly Catalog
Description

Provides citations to U.S. federal government publications. Contains references to books, reports, studies, serials, maps and other publications. Topics covered include finance, business, demographics, foreign relations, public health and social issues.

Type
Catalog
Coverage
1976 - 2012. No longer updated as of June 2012.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8475
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Census 2000 Long-Form Data [UM Library Terminal Services]

Description
Contains over 800 tables of sample demographic, social,economic,and housing data collected from the 2000 Census. Geographic levels range from state to census tract or block group. May select, report, and map data. Maps may be exported to GIS programs.
Type
Numeric Data
Coverage
2000
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8477
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Environment & Energy Daily

Alternative Titles
Environment and Energy Daily, E & E Daily, E&E Daily, EED
E&E News, EEN, E&ENews PM, EENPM, E&E TV, E&ETV, EETV, OnPoint, Land Letter
Description

Provides original coverage of national legislative action on environmental, energy and natural resources issues.

Includes twice daily updates, a morning issue released by 7:30 am, and a late afternoon issue (E&E News PM) released at 4:30 pm daily.  Also includes daily videos (E&ETV) of interviews ("OnPoint" program) and breaking news webcast since 2005, and all content from the former E&E weekly publication Land Letter (published from November 29, 2001 to March 1, 2012).

To access content more than four years old, click on the word SEARCH (in red) next to the search box to connect to the Archive Search screen.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
1996 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8423
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Greenwire

Alternative Titles
Green Wire, GW, E & E, E&E News
Description
Coverage of national environmental, energy, and natural resource issues as they are addressed by the White House, federal agencies, courts, states and major media across the country.  Reports emphasize climate change and energy policy, related market trends and technological developments. Updated daily at 1:00 pm, Greenwire provides comprehensive and objective coverage of:
  • climate change issues
  • development of wind, solar and other renewable energy
  • fossil fuel resources and development
  • Clean Air Act regulation and litigation
  • electric utility regulation
  • new energy technologies
  • endangered species
  • public lands management
  • water resources

To access content more than four years old, click on the word SEARCH (in red) next to the search box to connect to the Archive Search screen.

Type
Article Index
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
2001 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8333
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Archive Finder

Alternative Titles
ArchivesUSA, Archives USA, National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United Kingdom and Ireland (NIDS UK/Ireland)
National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (NUCMC), National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United States (NIDS)
Description
A database listing over 200,000 manuscript and other special collections at thousands of repositories in the U.S., U.K. and Ireland.
Type
Catalog
Coverage
Describes archival materials dated from prehistory to the present. Current edition.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8321
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ERIC [ProQuest]

Alternative Titles
Educational Resources Information Center
Description

The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide extensive access to educational-related literature. This version of ERIC allows you to limit results to peer-reviewed journal articles. The ERIC database corresponds to two printed journals: Resources in Education (RIE) and Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE). Both journals provide access to some 14,000 documents and over 20,000 journal articles per year.

Type
Article Index
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8311
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