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KPL Website and Catalog Topics
Michigan eLibrary collection of ebooks.
Magazines, journals, newspapers, reference books, ebooks available in the library or at home with your KPL library card or with your Michigan Driver's License or ID by going to Mel.org
Includes Computer Database; Custom Newspapers; General Reference Center Gold; Grand Rapids Press; Expanded Academic ASAP; General Business File ASAP; Legal Trac; InfoTrac Onefile; Health Reference Center Academic ASAP
A collection of approximately 900 full text newspapers from around the country and the world. Includes the last 12 months of the New York Times and the Grand Rapids Press (1996-current).
State and Local Websites
Consumer protection, the steps necessary to file a complaint, a list of Attorney General opinions, and department literature and publications.
It's objective is to provide factual, unbiased independent information on significant issues concerning state and local government organization and finance.
Locate victim resources and an offender search database through the Michigan Department of Corrections web site, that also features prison locations, publications, and information about rehabilitation programs.
For clients of the Department of Human Services receiving cash assistance.
This site is about expanding participation in government, encouraging community involvement, promoting a strong democracy, and improving government accountability.
OnlineResources ofr women in Michigan, including women-owned businesses, safety and health, women in technology, economic independence, and running for office.
Michigan's Secretary of State Office has important information about driver's licenses, registration and plates, auto insurance, employment opportunities, and the organ and tissue donation committee.
Official Internet source for Michigan Sex Offender Registration information.
Find out if your new business venture or occupation requires a state license.
Includes how to file for unemployment online.
Biographical sketches of judges, a court overview, court rules, filing requirements, court opinions, and much more.
Read or print off the online version of the Citizen's Guide to State Government pamphlet.
Locate information about state legislative issues, members, events, and party positions. Kalamazoo area District 60; District 61; District 63.
Register to be notified by email about new bills, bill status changes, and legislation sponsors.
Find bills, compiled laws, public acts and more.
Locate legislative information about the Michigan State Senate, contact information of elected officials, noteworthy issues of debate, and session schedules.
Contains state government contact information, including addresses, phone numbers, and commonly asked questions.
The one step to information links about and for Michigan government, including access to departments, agencies, educational resources, reports, statistics, news, and much more.
Convenient one-stop access to the web sites of thousands of state agencies and city and county governments.
Codification of the general and permanent codes published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the federal government.
The Digest of White House Announcements, Nominations Submitted to the Senate, Checklist of White House Press Releases, and Acts Approved by the President, as released on a daily and weekly basis.
Overviews the nation's economic progress using text and extensive data appendices.
Official publication of United States presidential writings, addresses, and remarks, from George H.W. Bush, forward.
Locate general information about the President of the United States, including his policies, agenda, White and much more here
News, activities and games about the White House and the Presidents.
Your source for population, economic, housing, geographic data and more, from a variety of U.S. Census Bureau surveys.
Contains budget message of the President, information about the President's budget proposals for a given fiscal year, and other budgetary publications issued throughout the fiscal year.
Principal fact-finding federal agency in the broad field of labor economics and statistics.
Database of all Federal assistance programs.
Link to KPL's Census Topic Guide for census information.
Description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world.
Economic information on gross domestic product, income, employment, production, business activity, prices, money, credit, security markets, Federal finance, and international statistics, from April 1995 to present.
Official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of Federal agencies and organizations, as well as executive orders and other presidential documents. 1994-present.
Access the online bookstore for U.S. Government publications, available for purchase from the U.S. Government Printing Office.
Thurgood Marshall Law Library's complete electronic record of United States Commission on Civil Rights publications held in the Library's collection and available on the USCCR Web site.
Access our national heritage through the various kinds of documents and records stored at the National Archives and Records Administration, including The U.S. Constitution, genealogical resources, and The Bill of Rights.
Visit an online atlas of the United States, including access to easy-to-use tools to display, manipulate, and query National Atlas data so that users can produce their own relevant information.
Working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
Official handbook of the Federal Government.
Info about the U.S. Patriot Act, its impact on libraries, librarians, and library users, from the American Library Association.
Statistical data, maps, quantitative research, geography, government types, population make up and economics.
This web site is a gateway to government information, including federal job postings, IRS tax forms, Supreme Court decisions, and an array of government reports.
Supreme Court Nomination Hearings (1971 - forward)
All published bills from the 103rd Congress (1993-1994) forward.
Bios, committee appointments, terms of service, staff and contact info for members of Congress. Provides info about other federal govenment officials, too.
Official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress, published daily when Congress is in session.
U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives from USA.Gov.
Includes contact and biographical information.
Includes contact and biographical information.
Helps the public track and research activity in Congress.
Fetches the status of federal legislation daily from official websites. Easy to search, browse and understand.
A one stop guide to the legislative branch of the federal government, including bill summary and status, congressional contact information, and a comprehensive FAQ section about how to navigate the site.
Enacted by Congress from the 104th Congress (1995) to the present.
Permanent collection of all laws and resolutions enacted during each session of Congress.
Codification by subject matter of the general and permanent laws of the U.S., starting in 1994.
Contact information, news updates, bill overviews, and more.
A site designed to introduce children to the different levels, agencies, and functions of the United States government
This GPO and Oklahoma State University library project arranges U.S. Government sites by topic. The main list of topics is based upon the Guide to U.S. Government Information also known as The Subject Bibliographies Index.
Finding tool for government publications.
Direct online access to the basic Federal Government documents that define our democratic society.
Stepping stone to federal agency websites.
Website supplied by U.S. Government Printing Office to enable access to key federal government electronic collections of info.
Make your search for government information more thorough by using this site, that allows for multidatabase search capabilities.
The gateway to statistics from over 100 U.S. Federal agencies.
Resources to determine if eligible to receive government benefits or assistance.
Chat online with a government information librarian.
A gateway to authoritative selected science information provided by U.S. Government agencies, including research and development results.
Access hundreds of statistical reports regarding a variety of subjects including population, education, health, vital statisistics, and banking.
Browse U.S government bookstore titles by topic.