Government Publications Resources
cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook The CIA World FactBook is updated throughout the year and gives economic, geographical, governmental, and statistical information on foreign countries. Maps of countries and regions are also available.
memory.loc.gov/frd/cs Country Studies is a continuing series of books prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program that has been sponsored by the Department of the Army. This series presently contains individual studies of more than 100 countries and regions, which are updated on an irregular basis.
library.northwestern.edu/govinfo/resource/internat/foreign.html This site points to the official websites of foreign governments and was produced by Northwestern University Library's Government and Geographic Information and Data Services Department.
un.org/english Official website of the United Nations (English language version).
unesco.org/en/ Official website of UNESCO the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (English language version).
who.int/en/ Official website of WHO: World Health Organization (English language version).
lib.umich.edu/govdocs University of Michigan Documents Center The Library's Government Documents Center is a central reference and referral point for government information, whether local, state, federal, foreign, or international. Its web pages are a reference and instructional tool for government, political science, statistical data, plus it has a Documents in the News section.
presidency.ucsb.edu The American Presidency Project was created by and is maintained by the University of California, Santa Barbara to provide researchers with electronic access to the public papers of the past presidents'; their speeches, executive orders, proclamations, press conferences, presidential papers (going back the president Washington) are included in this website.
acco.org American Childhood Cancer Organization is one of the largest organizations dedicated to improving the lives of children and adolescents with cancer and their families. They provide grassroots leadership through advocacy and awareness and support research that will lead to a cure for all children diagnosed with cancer.