Free resources for patrons who do not have access to UIUC subscriptions
Last Updated: May 7, 2014
Here are the free versions of major UIUC databases.
This site is the official web portal of the US government. It includes a main search box, and sections about finding government agencies and contact information for officials and agencies. The visitor can also browse by topic, including voting, travel, environment, home, and health. There are highlighted sections for citizens, kids, businesses, visitors, seniors, and federal employees.
- United States Government Manual
The Official Handbook of the US Government, the United States Government Manual, includes mission statements, descriptions, organization charts, and contact information for agencies and offices, and independent boards, commissions, committees, and quasi-official agencies.
- UIUC Library Government Information website
Main UIUC Library website for government search tools, subject information, statistics, and databases. Includes information on how to find additional resources in print and online.
- Current U.S. Government & Politics LibGuide
This guide includes blogs, podcasts, RSS feeds from government, non-profit, and news agencies covering Congress, the President, the Courts, statistics, foreign policy, business and economics, and health.