FDsys: A-Z Resource List


FDsys (Federal Digital System), from the U.S. Government Publishing Office, provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government. Previous access was available from GPO Access for more than 15 years. GPO Access completed the transition to FDsys on March 16, 2012.

This list is based on the original GPO Access Online Resources: A-Z Resource List and points to resources currently in FDSys and to web sites with outside links. Paths to items are included for additional information.

Besides the titles listed below, more documents may be found by viewing the FDsys Additional Government Publications page. A general overview About FDsys and video tutorials are also available.

9-11 Commission Report: Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Commission Publications → followed by Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States → followed by 9-11...
  • More Information page has link to PDF
200 Notable Days: Senate Stories, 1787 to 2002
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Senate Publications → followed by 109th Congress → followed by 200 Notable Days
  • More Information page has link to PDF

A

Account of the Receipts and Expenditures (Treasury Department)
  • Goes to a canned search
  • For easier browsing, may sort by date
  • Has: 1793, 1797, 1805-06, 1808-09, 1812-1828, 1830-1890
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Treasury Department → followed by Account of the Receipts and Expenditures
Appropriations, Budget Estimates, etc., 104th (1995-1996) to 108th (2003) Congress
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Appropriations...
Appropriations Hearings, House of Representatives, 105th Congress (1997-1998) to Present
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list; select desired Congress; browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by tab for Congressional Committee → followed by under House, select Appropriations → followed by Congressional Hearings → followed by select Congress
Appropriations Hearings, Senate, Fiscal Year 1998 forward
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list; select desired Fiscal Year; select Subcommittee; browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by tab for Congressional Committee → followed by under Senate, select Appropriations → followed by Congressional Hearings Before Subcommittees → followed by select Fiscal Year → followed by select Subcommittee → followed by browse list
Authentication of Information
  • FDsys path: About FDsys → followed by Under Quick Links > Authentication Info

B

Background Material and Data on Programs within the Jurisdiction of the Committee on Ways and Means (Green Book), 1996 to 2004
  • Wide variety of social and economic topics, including Social Security, employment, earnings, welfare, child support, health insurance, the elderly, families with children, poverty, and taxation. A standard reference work showing the direction of social policy in the U.S.
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Background Material...
  • The Green Book is also available from the House Committee on Ways and Means, from 1996 to present (2008 is incomplete).
  • An archived edition of the 2008 Green Book is available from the Internet Archive Wayback Machine via the GPO.
Ben's Guide to U.S. Government
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: featured on FDsys home page, under GPO Quick Links.
Blue Book, House Committee on Ways and Means
  • Official title is Compilation of U.S. Trade Statutes. It began in 2013 with the 113th Congress.
  • Official title was Overview and Compilation of U.S. Trade Statutes (1987 - 2010).
  • For the older title, Part I contained a general overview of the current provisions for U.S. trade laws. Part II contained the actual text of those laws, as amended.
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Congressional Committee Prints including Ways and Means Committee Prints → followed by Select a Congress → followed by House Ways and Means Committee Print (WMCP) → followed by Committee on Ways and Means → followed by browse list. Older title available in 105th, 107th, 108th, 109th, and 111th Congresses. Browse for title, such as Overview and Compilation of U.S. Trade Statutes (Blue Book).
Bound Congressional Record, 1999 (Vol. 145) to 2001 (Vol. 147)
Browse Federal Agency Internet Sites by Topic, partnership with Oklahoma State University
  • Discontinued in September 2014.
Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 1996 to Present

C

Cannon's Precedents of the House of Representatives
  • The early parliamentary precedents of the U.S. House of Representatives were published by Asher Hinds (1907) and Clarence Cannon (1936).
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Precedents of the U.S. House of Representatives → followed by Cannon's Precedents
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP), July 1976 to Present
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: featured on FDsys home page, under GPO Quick Links.
Challenger Space Shuttle Accident Selected Congressional Hearings and Reports
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Challenger Space Shuttle... → followed by select 91st, 99th, 100th, or 101st Congress
Changing America: Indicators of Social and Economic Well-Being by Race and Hispanic Origin (September 1998)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Executive Branch Publications → followed by Executive Office of the President → followed by Changing America Indicators...
  • More Information page has link to PDF
Citizen's Guide to the Federal Budget, Fiscal Year 1996 - Fiscal Year 2002
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Budget of the United States Government → followed by select a year from 1996 to 2002. Scroll list for title.
Coastal Zone Information Center, 1951 to 1999
Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), April 1996 to Present
Commerce Business Daily (CBDNet), 1996 to 2001
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Commerce Business Daily Bulk Data
  • Useful information About Commerce Business Daily
  • After Jan. 1, 2002, Federal Business Opportunities is the public access point for Federal procurement opportunities over $25,000. Online access is at FedBizOpps.gov.
Commission on Affordable Housing and Health Facility Needs for Seniors in the 21st Century , (June 28, 2002 report)
  • A former GPO Access hosted site, now archived in the CyberCemetery
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources." Site listed as: CyberCemetery of Federal Government Web Sites → followed by Browse the CyberCemetery → followed by Browse Agencies by Name → followed by browse list for Commission on Affordable Housing...
Commission on the Roles and Capabilities of the United States Intelligence Community, Preparing for the 21st Century: An Appraisal of U.S. Intelligence (March 1, 1996 report)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Commission Publications → followed by Commission on the Roles ...
  • More Information page has link to PDF
Compilation of U.S. Trade Statutes (Blue Book)
  • Began in 2013 with the 113th Congress.
  • Older title was Overview and Compilation of U.S. Trade Statutes (1987 - 2010).
  • For the older title, Part I contained a general overview of the current provisions for U.S. trade laws. Part II contained the actual text of those laws, as amended.
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Congressional Committee Prints including Ways and Means Committee Prints → followed by Select a Congress → followed by House Ways and Means Committee Print (WMCP) → followed by Committee on Ways and Means → followed by browse list. Older title available in 105th, 107th, 108th, 109th, and 111th Congresses. Browse for title, such as Compilation of U.S. Trade Statutes.
Concerns of the Hard-to-Count Communities: Summary from the Undercount Summit and the Hispanic Federation Forum (January 18, 2000)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Board Publications → followed by Census Monitoring Board → followed by The Concerns...
  • More Information page has link to PDF
Conference Reports, 109th Congress (2005-2006) to Present
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
  • Select tab for Current Congress Session or Previous Congress Session.
Congressional Bills, 103rd Congress (1993-1994) to Present
Congressional Calendars, 104th Congress (1995-1996) to Present
Congressional Committee Materials
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by tab for Congressional Committee → followed by browse lists
Congressional Committee Prints, 104th Congress (1995-1996) to Present
  • Useful information About Congressional Committee Prints
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Congressional Committee Prints including Ways and Means Committee Prints
Congressional Directory, 104th Congress (1995-1996) to Present
  • Useful information About Congressional Directory
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Congressional Directory → followed by select a Congress → followed by select an edition → followed by any link is a subsection of the directory
  • The link to 104th Congress Congressional Directory is under Related Resources on the Congressional Directory page
Congressional Documents, 104th Congress (1995-1996) to Present
Congressional-Executive Commission on the People's Republic of China
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by tab for Congressional Committee → followed by at bottom of page under Congressional Commissions
Congressional Hearings, 104th Congress (1995-1996) to Present
  • Selected hearings that are available electronically.
  • Useful information About the Congressional Hearings
  • FDsys path: Featured on the FDsys home page under "Browse".
Congressional Hearings, House Appropriations, Fiscal Year 1998 forward
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Congressional Hearings including House and Senate Appropriations Hearings → followed by select a Congress → followed by House Hearings → followed by Committee on Appropriations
Congressional Hearings, Senate Appropriations, Fiscal Year 1998 forward
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Congressional Hearings including House and Senate Appropriations Hearings → followed by select a Congress → followed by Senate Hearings → followed by Committee on Appropriations
Congressional Pictorial Directory, 105th Congress (1997-1998) to Present
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Congressional Pictorial Directory
Congressional Record (Bound), 1999 to 2001
Congressional Record (Daily), 1994 to Present
Congressional Record Index (Daily), 1983 to Present
Congressional Reports, 104th Congress (1995-1996) to Present
Congressional Serial Set, 104th Congress (1995-1996) forward
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow the path below.
  • FDsys states: The U.S. Congressional Serial Set, commonly referred to as the Serial Set, contains the House and Senate Documents and the House and Senate Reports bound by session of Congress.
Congressional Documents
Congressional Reports
  • Has links to "Numerical Lists of Documents and Reports" from 85th Congress (1957-1958) - 111th Congress, 1st Session (2009-2010)
    • FDsys path: Helpfollowed by In left column, click the link What's Available? (with blue book graphic), located below Bulk Data → followed by click the link with "?" question mark: U.S. Congressional Serial Set
  • Has links to "Schedule of Serial Set Volumes" from 100th Congress (1987-1988) - 111th Congress (2009-2010)
    • FDsys path: Helpfollowed by In left column, click the link What's Available? (with blue book graphic), located below Bulk Data → followed by click the link with "?" question mark: U.S. Congressional Serial Set
Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation
  • 2014 is current edition
  • Also has 1992 and 2002 editions, with Supplements
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by The Constitution...
  • The text of the U.S. Constitution, with Constitutional Amendments, is available from the National Archives.
Consumer Information Center
  • Now Publications.USA.gov
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources" → followed by Listed as Consumer Information Center
Core Documents of Our Democracy
  • Previous title: Core Documents of U.S. Democracy
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
CyberCemetery, partnership with University of North Texas
  • Path: Outside link.

D

Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents, January 20, 2009 to Present
  • Formerly the Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, 1993 through January 19, 2009
  • Useful information About the Compilation of Presidential Documents
  • FDsys path: Featured on the FDsys home page under "Browse", as Compilation of Presidential Documents.
Davis-Bacon Wage Determinations
  • Web page name is Wage Determinations OnLine
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources." Site listed as Davis Bacon → followed by look at Davis-Bacon Act WDs
Deep Water: The Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Drilling (January 11, 2011)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Commission Publications → followed by Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling → followed by Deep Water...
  • More Information page has link to PDF
Department of Interior IG (Inspector General) Reports, 1994 to 2007
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Department of Interior Inspector General Reports
Deschler's Precedents of the U.S. House of Representatives
  • The Deschler and Deschler-Brown Precedents of the U.S. House of Representatives document the parliamentary precedents and procedural practices of the House from 1936 forward.
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Precedents of the U.S. House of Representatives → followed by Deschler's Precedents
Digitization Projects Registry
  • Previous name: Registry of U.S. Government Publication Digitization Projects
  • Site will be unavailable until the GPO completes an internal review to enhance the security of select GPO Web sites.
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
DOSFAN Electronic Research Collection (ERC), partnership between Department of State and University of Illinois at Chicago Library
  • Department of State Foreign Affairs Network
  • An archive site with documents from 1990 to January 2001
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
(Duelfer Report) Comprehensive Revised Report with Addendums on Iraq's Weapons of Mass Destruction (April 25, 2005)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Executive Branch Publications → followed by Central Intelligence Agency → followed by Comprehensive Report of the Special Advisor to the DCI on Iraq's WMD, with Addendums (Duelfer...)
  • More Information page has link to PDF

E

e-CFR (Electronic Code of Federal Regulations)
  • Unofficial edition of the CFR in partnership with the Office of the Federal Register
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
Economic Indicators, 1995 to Present
  • Useful information About Economic Indicators
  • FDsys path: Featured on the FDsys home page under "Browse".
  • Unofficial publication of Economic Indicators, 1948 to present, from FRASER (Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research)
Economic Report of the President, 1995 to Present
  • Useful information About the Economic Report of the President
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Economic Report of the President
  • Unofficial publication of Economic Report of the President,1947 to present, from FRASER (Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research)
Education Reports from ERIC, 1995 to 2004
Energy Citations Database, partnership with Department of Energy (1948 forward)
  • Now part of the information available in SciTech Connect from OSTI (U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Scientific and Technical Information)
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
Export Administration Regulations
  • Current regulations only. Unofficial electronic version from the Bureau of Industry and Security.
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
  • Official version is in Title 15 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Parts 730 through 774.
  • BIS also has page for Recently Published Regulations.

F

Federal Bulletin Board
  • No longer updated.
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
Federal Depository Libraries
  • FDsys path: FDsys home page → followed by Libraries
Federal Register, 1994 to Present
FRASER, partnership with the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
  • Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"

G

GAO Comptroller General Decisions, (U.S. Government Accountability Office) 1994 to 2008
GAO Reports, 1994 to 2008
Green Book, House Committee on Ways and Means, 1996 to 2004
  • Official title is Background Material and Data on Programs within the Jurisdiction of the Committee on Ways and Means
  • Wide variety of social and economic topics, including Social Security, employment, earnings, welfare, child support, health insurance, the elderly, families with children, poverty, and taxation. A standard reference work showing the direction of social policy in the U.S.
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Background Material...
  • The Green Book is also available from the House Committee on Ways and Means, from 1996 to present (2008 is incomplete).
  • An archived edition of the 2008 Green Book is available from the Internet Archive Wayback Machine.
Guide to House and Senate Members
  • Web page name is: Member Guide for the...Congress
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"; listed as Guide to House and Senate Members

H

Hinds' Precedents of the House of Representatives
  • The early parliamentary precedents of the U.S. House of Representatives were published by Asher Hinds (1907) and Clarence Cannon (1936).
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Precedents of the U.S. House of Representatives → followed by Hind's Precedents
Historic Government Publications from World War II, partnership with the Central University Libraries of Southern Methodist University
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
Historical Publications of the United States Commission on Civil Rights, partnership with the University of Maryland
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
History of Bills, 1983 to Present
  • Useful information About History of Bills
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by History of Bills
History of Line Item Veto Notices, Prior to Supreme Court Opinion No. 97-1374
  • Published October 22,2001
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Executive Branch Publications → followed by Office of the Federal Register → followed by History of Line...
  • More Information page has link to Text, which has links to PDFs
House Calendars, 104th Congress (1995-1996) to Present
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • Useful information About Congressional Calendars
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Congressional Calendars → followed by Select Congress → followed by Select House
House Journal, 1992 to 2011
House Practice: A Guide to the Rules, Precedents and Procedures of the House
  • Available: 104th Congress (1996), 108th Congress (2004), and 112th Congress (2011).
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by House Practice
House Rules and Manual, 104th Congress (1995-1996) forward
House Ways and Means Committee Prints, 104th Congress (1995-1996) to Present
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Congressional Committee Prints including Ways and Means Committee Prints → followed by Select a Congress → followed by House Ways and Means Committee Print (WMCP) → followed by Committee on Ways and Means

I

IC21: The Intelligence Community in the 21st Century (June 5, 1996)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured House Publications → followed by 104th Congress → followed by IC21...
  • More Information page has links to Text
Independent Counsel Investigations
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Independent Counsel...
Information by Topic, partnership with USA.gov
  • Web page name: U.S. Government Information by Topic.
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"; listed as Information by Topic
Internal Revenue Cumulative Bulletin, 1919-2008
  • Goes to canned search
  • For easier browsing, may sort by date
  • Although no longer compiled into semiannual volumes after 2008, the IRB (Internal Revenue Bulletin) issues are available from the IRS web site.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Treasury Department → followed by Internal Revenue Cumulative Bulletin to the Treasury Department

J

Joint Inquiry into Intelligence Community Activities Before and After the Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001 (December 20, 2002)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured House Publications → followed by 107th Congress → followed by H. Rept. 107-792 - Joint Inquiry...
  • More Information page has link to PDF
Journal of the House of Representatives, 1992 to 2011

K

Kid's Page
  • Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids.
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: featured on FDsys home page under GPO Quick Links

L

Legislative Calendars, 101st Congress (1989-1990) to 111th Congress (2009-2010)
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Legislative Calendars
  • Legislative Calendars for the 112th Congress (2011-2012) are available in FDsys via the Congressional Committee Prints page.
    • Useful information About Congressional Committee Prints
    • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Congressional Committee Prints including Ways and Means Committee Prints → followed by select Congress → followed by select House or Senate → followed by select committee → followed by scroll to see if a Legislative Calendar was published
List of CFR Sections Affected (LSA)

M

Medical Subject Headings, partnership with National Library of Medicine
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
Medline/PubMed (Medical Literature, Analysis, and Retrieval System Online), partnership with National Library of Medicine
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"

N

National Commission on Terrorism: Countering the Changing Threat of International Terrorism (August 2, 2000)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Commission Publications → followed by Commission on Terrorism → followed by Countering the Changing Threat...
  • More Information page has link to PDF
National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (July 22, 2004)
  • The 9-11 Commission Report
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Commission Publications → followed by Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States → followed by The 9-11...
  • More Information page has link to PDF
New Electronic Titles (NET)
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDSys: Libraries → followed by Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (under Libraries) → followed by New Titles tab → followed by browse page for New Electronic Titles
New Member Pictorial Directory (Congressional)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • Available in 107th Congress (2001-2002); 109th Congress (2005-2006) to Present.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Congressional Pictorial Directory → followed by select Congress → followed by New Member...
Nixon Grand Jury Records
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Records of the Watergate Special Prosecutions Force, 1971-1977 → followed by 1975 → followed by Nixon Grand Jury Records
  • More Information page has link to PDFs
NLM LocatorPlus, partnership with National Library of Medicine
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"

O

Official Register of the United States
  • Has: 1829, 1835-1837, 1841-1861; 1879-1891, 1895-1907, 1911-1921, 1925-1926, 1929-1934, 1936-1959
  • Initially published comprehensive lists of all civilian, military, and naval employees, officers, and agents of the federal government. Lists were arranged by department, then by agency, bureau, or office.
  • Path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Select tab: Government Author → followed by Select Civil Service Commission and click "Go" → followed by At a later date, may need to filter by publication title; may filter by year, etc.
Overview and Compilation of U.S. Trade Statutes, 1987-2010
  • Official title is now Compilation of U.S. Trade Statutes. It began in 2013 with the 113th Congress.
  • For the older title, Part I contained a general overview of the current provisions for U.S. trade laws. Part II contained the actual text of those laws, as amended.
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Congressional Committee Prints including Ways and Means Committee Prints → followed by Select a Congress → followed by House Ways and Means Committee Print (WMCP) → followed by Committee on Ways and Means → followed by browse list. Older title available in 105th, 107th, 108th, 109th, and 111th Congresses. Browse for title, such as Overview and Compilation of U.S. Trade Statutes (Blue Book).

P

PACER
  • Public Access to Court Electronic Records
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
Plum Book (United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions), 1996 and forward
  • Every four years, just after the Presidential election, the Plum Book is published, alternately, by the Senate and the House. The Plum Book is used to identify presidentially appointed positions. It lists over 7,000 Federal civil service leadership and support positions in the legislative and executive branches of the Federal Government that may be subject to noncompetitive appointment, nationwide.
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions (Plum Book)
  • More Information pages have PDF links to 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, and 2012
Post JFK Assassination Air Force One Flight Deck Recording (November 22, 1963)
  • Press release PDF about the 2 hour and 22 minute audio recording of conversations between various individuals in Washington, D.C. and Air Force One pilots and officials on board during the flight from Dallas to Andrews Air Force Base following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection → followed by 1963 → followed by Post JFK Assassination Air Force One Flight Deck Recording
  • More Information page has link to MP3 recordings.
Precedents of the U.S. House of Representatives
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Precedents of the U.S. House of Representatives
Privacy Act Issuances, 1995 to 2005 and select 2013
Public and Private Laws, 104th Congress (1995-1996) to Present
Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States, 1991-2012
  • Presidents included: George H.W. Bush, William J. Clinton, George W. Bush, and Barack H. Obama
  • Useful information About the Public Papers...
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States
Publications.USA.gov
  • Was Consumer Information Center
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources" → followed by Listed as Consumer Information Center
PubMed (Medical Literature, Analysis, and Retrieval System Online), partnership with National Library of Medicine
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources." Listed as Medline/PubMed.

Q-R

Records of the Watergate Special Prosecution Force, 1971-1977
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Records of the Watergate Special Prosecution Force, 1971-1977
Registry of U.S. Government Publication Digitization Projects
  • Current name: Digitization Projects Registry.
  • Site will be unavailable until the GPO completes an internal review to enhance the security of select GPO Web sites.
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources" under current name
Report of the Select Committee on Intelligence on the U.S. Intelligence Community's Prewar Assessments on Iraq [PDF] (December 31, 2003)
Report on the Assessment of Electronic Government Information Products (March 30, 1999)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • More Information page has link to PDF
Riddick's Senate Procedure, 101st Congress (1992)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Riddick's Senate Procedure → followed by goes to Additional Government Publications → followed by Riddick's Senate Procedure

S

Science.gov
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources"
Selected Congressional Hearings and Reports from the Challenger Space Shuttle Accident
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Challenger Space Shuttle ... → followed by select 91st, 99th, 100th, or 101st Congress
Semiannual Regulatory Agenda (Unified Agenda)
  • The Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions (also known as the Semiannual Regulatory Agenda) is published in the spring and fall of each year. Federal agencies publish agendas of regulatory and deregulatory activities. The Regulatory Plan, published as part of the fall edition of the Agenda, identifies regulatory priorities and has details about the significant regulatory actions that agencies expect to take in the coming year.
  • 1994-2010
    • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
    • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Unified Agenda
  • 2011 to Present
    • FDsys path: goes to a canned search
    • For easier scanning, may sort by date
  • Regulations.gov has recent Regulatory Agendas
Senate Calendar of Business
  • A daily calendar
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • Useful information About Congressional Calendars
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Congressional Calendars → followed by select Congress → followed by Senate Calendar → followed by select month → followed by select day → followed by each section listed is part of calendar
Senate Committee on the Judiciary: Supreme Court Nomination Hearings
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by tab for Congressional Committee → followed by under Senate/Standing Committees, select Judiciary → followed by Supreme Court Nomination Hearings
Senate Manual
  • Manuals for 104th, 106th, 107th, 110th, 112th, and 113th Congresses
  • Useful information About the Senate Manual
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Senate Manual
Serial Set, 104th Congress (1995-1996) forward
  • Look at "Congressional Serial Set" on this A-Z Resource List page.
State of New York, ex rel. Eliot Spitzer, et al, v. Microsoft Corporation (June 7, 2000)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Judicial Publications → followed by State of New York...
  • More Information page has link to PDF
State of the Union, 1994 to Present
  • Not a stand-alone page. Follow path below.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Compilation of Presidential Documents → followed by link to State of the Union (under Related Resources, in the left column)
  • State of the Union archives from the American Presidency Project has 1790 to present
Statutes at Large
  • United States Statutes at Large
  • Vol. 65 (1951, 82nd Congress) and forward
  • Useful information About United States Statutes at Large
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by United States Statutes at Large
Supreme Court Decisions, 1937 to 1975
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Supreme Court Decisions (FLITE) Bulk Data
Supreme Court Decisions, 1992/1993 to 1999/2000
  • Path: Outside link. Via FDsys: Browse Government Publications → followed by at bottom of page under "Other Resources" → followed by select Federal Bulletin Board → followed by U.S. Supreme Court, 1992-1999 Terms
  • Can also browse entire volumes from 1991 (volume 502) to most recent printed volume available on the official U.S. Supreme Court website (large files).
  • Before volumes are published, the most recent cases (slip opinions) may be browsed on the official U.S. Supreme Court website.
Supreme Court Nomination Hearings
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Supreme Court Nomination Hearings → followed by alphabetical list

T

Treasury Combined Statement of Receipts, 1872-1983
  • Goes to canned search
  • For easier browsing, may sort by date
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Treasury Department → followed by Treasury Combined Statement of Receipts
Treasury Reporting Rates of Exchange, 1963-2005
  • Goes to canned search
  • For easier browsing, may sort by date
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Treasury Department → followed by Treasury Reporting Rates of Exchange

U

Unclassified Version of the Report of the Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction (March 31, 2005)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Featured Commission Publications → followed by Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction → followed by Unclassified Version...
  • More Information page has link to PDF
Unified Agenda
  • The Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions (also known as the Semiannual Regulatory Agenda) is published in the spring and fall of each year. Federal agencies publish agendas of regulatory and deregulatory activities. The Regulatory Plan, published as part of the fall edition of the Agenda, identifies regulatory priorities and has details about the significant regulatory actions that agencies expect to take in the coming year.
  • 1994-2010
    • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
    • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by Unified Agenda
  • 2011 to Present
    • FDsys path: goes to a canned search
    • For easier scanning, may sort by date
  • Regulations.gov has recent Regulatory Agendas
United States Code, 1994 to Present
U.S. Congressional Serial Set, 104th Congress (1995-1996) forward
  • Look at "Congressional Serial Set" on this A-Z Resource List page.
U.S. Constitution
  • The Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation
  • 2014 is the current edition
  • Also has 1992 and 2002 editions, with Supplements
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by The Constitution...
  • The text of the U.S. Constitution, with the Constitutional Amendments, is available from the National Archives.
United States Court Opinions, Select Courts from 2004 to Present
  • Useful information About United States Court Opinions
  • Pilot project between the GPO and the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts. Now includes selected:
    • U.S. Appellate Courts
    • U.S. District Courts
    • U.S. Bankruptcy Courts
  • FDsys path: Featured on the FDsys home page under "Browse".
U.S. Government Manual, 1995-1996 to Present
United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions (Plum Book), 1996 and forward
  • Every four years, just after the Presidential election, the Plum Book is published, alternately, by the Senate and the House. The Plum Book is used to identify presidentially appointed positions. It lists over 7,000 Federal civil service leadership and support positions in the legislative and executive branches of the Federal Government that may be subject to noncompetitive appointment, nationwide.
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions (Plum Book)
  • More Information pages have PDF links to 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, and 2012
United States Government Printing Office Style Manual, (2000 and 2008)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Browse list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by U.S. Government Printing Office Style Manual
  • More Information pages have PDF links to 2000 and 2008
United States Statutes at Large
  • Vol. 65 (1951, 82nd Congress) and forward
  • Useful information About United States Statutes at Large
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by United States Statutes at Large

V-Z

Warren Commission Report (1964)
  • Not a stand-alone page. Drill down list.
  • FDsys path: Browse Government Publications → followed by Additional Government Publications → followed by President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection → followed by Warren Commission Report → followed by Report of the President's Commission on the Assassination of President John F. Kennedy (Warren Commission Report)
  • More Information page has link to PDF
Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, 1993 through January 19, 2009
  • Now the Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents, January 20, 2009 to Present
  • Useful information About the Compilation of Presidential Documents
  • FDsys path: Featured on the FDsys home page under "Browse", as Compilation of Presidential Documents.

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