Government Resources Subject Guide LRC@TCC
Scope: Often requested government information.
Call number areas to browse: J, JK (Federal and State),
Keywords to search: government, politics, political, jurisdiction
names such as Virginia or Norfolk
Subjects to search (Library of Congress):
Political science. Also: subdivision "politics and government" under names of
countries, cities, etc., and under ethnic groups; and subdivision "political
aspects" under topical headings, e.g. "Journalism--Political aspects"
Congressional Full text congressional reports, track bills,
laws, federal register, etc.
Resources from the member libraries of VIVA.
Subject guides for Law and Statistics.
Revenue Service and tax
forms including forms for all
Resources index to federal, international, state,
maps, and data services information. (Northwestern University)
your state and federal representatives at congress.org
advanced search of your search engine
to locate web sites with ".gov" as the domain.
Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport
News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk,
Beach links to home pages and information on city leadership,
public services, taxes & licenses, courts, school boards, voter
information, General Assembly representatives and congressional
Codes for more than 1,600 local governments.
Roads Hometown Directory of Hampton Roads Internet sites
including business, city government, education, military, etc.
Hampton Roads Planning
District Commission one of 21 Planning District Commissions
in the Commonwealth of Virginia, is a regional organization representing
this area's sixteen local governments.
of Virginia Virginia's homepage URL location is "www.state.va.us".
To find other states enter "www.state.??.us" in your browser's
Data Point (Virginia.gov)
State Board of Elections Voter information. Who's my legislator?
Survey of States presents aggregate and individual data on
the states' general fund receipts, expenditures, and balances. From
Governors Association and
the National Association of State Budget
StateLine.org offers timely
tips and research material on state policy innovations and trends,
nourishing public debate
of important state-level issues such as healthcare, tax and budget
policy, the environment, welfare reform and other issues that in recent
have not gotten the media attention they deserve.
Dept. of Taxation and Virginia
General Assembly Included is general information about the legislative
process and its participants as well as the full text, summaries,
status history of bills
and resolutions, schedules of activity, and the Code
Find your state and federal representatives at congress.org
FirstGov.gov is the U.S. Government's official web portal.
Government Printing Office offering electronic access to information
products produced by the Federal Government. Includes databases, agency
files, search tools, identifies library collections near you, and user
Directory of the United States Congress: 1774-present
of United States Government Publications (MOCAT) A tool for researching
what government information is available at Federal depository libraries
with links to materials available on the Internet.
Publications Includes World Factbook and keyword
searching of CIA publications.
Information Full text versions of hundreds of the best federal
consumer publications available.
Documents of U.S. Democracy Includes Bill of Rights, Declaration
of Independence, Constitution, etc. Also try Our
Election Commission Includes campaign funds by state.
stop shopping" for statistical information including agencies of Agriculture,
Crime, Demographics, Economic, Education, Energy, Environment, Health,
Income, Labor, National Accounts, Natural Resources, Safety, and Transportation.
Publications & Maps Northwestern University's title list
of online federal publications.
Congressional(r) Comprehensive access to U.S. legislative information,
testimony, bills, laws, members, etc. with a nice "how
do i find..."
personal index of all federal outdoor recreation resources on the
a gateway to authoritative selected science information provided by
U.S. Government agencies, including research and development results.
on the WWW A nice directory of 12,000 entries from 220 countries.
United Nations (English)