Provides comprehensive information on agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches. Also includes information on quasi-official agencies; international organizations in which the United States participates; and boards, commissions, and committees. The Manual begins with reprints of the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution.
UMass Amherst Libraries maintains this excellent guide. UMass University Libraries participate in the Federal Depository Library Program, and have many more sources and databases than we collect at Hampshire.
The Harvard Kennedy School Library & Knowledge Services Think Tank Search is a custom Google search of more than 400 U.S. and non-U.S. think tank websites. LKS defines think tanks as institutions affiliated with universities, governments, advocacy groups, foundations, non-governmental organizations, and businesses that generate public policy research, analysis, and activity.
Founded in 1985 by journalists and scholars to check rising government secrecy, the National Security Archive combines a unique range of functions: investigative journalism center, research institute on international affairs, library and archive of declassified U.S. documents.