GPO Government Documents Web Resources
American FactFinder Demographic data from US Censuses and surveys. QuickFacts - online tool to find interesting facts fast.
Ben's Guide - Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government, a service of the Government Publishing Office (GPO), is designed to inform students, parents, and educators about the Federal Government.
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance CDFA is "a government-wide compendium of Federal programs, projects, services, and activities which provide assistance or benefits to the American public. It contains financial and nonfinancial assistance programs administered by departments and establishments of the Federal government."
CIA World FactbookThe World Factbook, produced by CIA's Directorate of Intelligence, is a comprehensive resource of facts and statistics on more than 250 countries and other entities.
Congressional Research Service Reports. Database includes all non-confidential CRS reports within 90-270 days of publication.
Note: not all past reports are available yet.
Data.gov The home of the U.S. Government’s open data. You will find data, tools, and resources to conduct research, develop web and mobile applications, design data visualizations, and more.
IRS Tax Forms and Publications Download copies of hard-to-find tax forms and complete instructions. Adobe Acrobat
Military & Veterans Resources - This guide provides a variety of resources for military members, veterans and their families. It covers financial, medical, educational and employment topics.
National Center for Education Statistics (U.S. Department of Education/Institute of Education Sciences) Searchable resource for national education statistics.
National Center for Health Statistics (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) Online research for Health Statistics
NFPA - National Fire Protection Association
Occupational Outlook Handbook Search occupation data, including educational requirements and job responsibilities.
Statistical Abstract of the United States - 2012 Census data.
Local laws/Building Codes Online version of the New York State Building Codes
US Patent and Trademark OfficeSearch patents/trademark databases, or file an application online.