Database(s) of the Week!!! Government Information

If you are in a class that may require special databases that allow you to quickly find information specific to the United States, our government, and government organizations, look under this list of databases and they may lead you to some quality information that can be cited in your research papers:

 

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)

American FactFinder

Bureau of Justice Statistics

Bureau of Labor Statistics

CDC National Center for Health Statistics

Census.gov

Childstats.gov

EDGAR (Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval) SEC.gov

Gun Regulation and Legislation in America

Historical Statistics of the United States

Homeland Security Digital Library

MedlinePlus

Military & Government Collection

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

National Institute of Corrections

National Institutes of Health

Nexis Uni (formerly LexisNexis)

Sanborn Maps of Illinois

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture, & Law

 

If you need additional help using any of these databases, we are available to help via chat (under Contact Us) and appointment!!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *