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Statistical Abstract of the United States This link opens in a new window
The Statistical Abstract of the United States, published since 1878, is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.
Allows public access to statistics generated by the Executive branch.
Celebrating over 10 years of making statistics from more than 100 agencies available to citizens everywhere
City and County Data Book
the most comprehensive source of information about the individual counties and cities in the United States. It includes data for all U.S. states, counties, and cities with a population of 25,000 or more. It contains additional data for places with a population of 100,000 or more. Also included is a complete set of state maps showing all counties, places of 25,000 or more population, and metropolitan areas.
U.S. Government Information Subject Guide
This page is your starting point for discovering information provided by and about the United States Govenrment. Below you will find links to general information. If you follow the tabs above it will lead you to more specific areas of information. If you need help citing government documents for your projects try this website from the
University of Nebraska Kearney
Comprehensive Sites and Search Engines
United States Census
Home site of the United States Census
The official entry portal to U.S. Government Information Resources.
GPO’s Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.
MetaLib is a federated search engine that searches multiple U.S. Federal government databases, retrieving reports, articles, and citations while providing direct links to selected resources available online.
A directory which links to all branches of federal, state, and local governments and court resources. The local government directory breaks down each state by counties and cities (townships, villages, etc.).
Points to business and technical information sources, including reports, forms, standards, tax, and customs. Some sources require payment.
American Memory This link opens in a new window
American Memory provides free and open access through the Internet to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience.