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Government Documents on Immigration: U.S. Government Internet

Government Documents on Immigration

U.S. Govt. Internet

Internet Resources

Increasing volumes of U.S. Government information can be found on the Internet. A locally accessible master index of government Internet resources can be found HERE. Other useful WWW sources of U.S. government immigration information are:

HathiTrust Catalog (Digitized records, including government publications, from many research libraries)

Ellis Island National Monument

Immigration Records & Privacy (December 10, 2015 National Archives YouTube Video Presentation)

Labor Department Resources

Bureau of International Labor Affairs (Concerned with combating child labor internationally)

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) (Provides and analyzes data on the U.S. labor force and related topics)

Center for Faith & Opportunities Initiatives

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)(Focuses on occupational safety matters)

Wage & Hour Division Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act (MSPA)

Census Bureau American Factfinder (Provides access to various U.S. population figures by national origin and geographic area).

Census Bureau-U.S. Foreign Born Population (Current Data & Estimates)

Census Flows Mapper (Provides county-to-county U.S. migration flow maps from 2006-2016 from the Cenus Bureau's American Community Survey (ACS).

Data.census (Forthcoming portal for Census Bureau data)

Historical U.S. Population Census (1790-2010)
GovInfo U.S. Govt. Publishing Office resource providing access to federal legal, legislative, and regulatory information resources such as congressional bills, the Federal Register, and Congressional Record.
Bureau of Justice Statistics
 Executive Office for Immigration Review
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
Bureau of Citizenship & Immigration Services
U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Homeland Security Dept. Inspector General
Justice Dept. Inspector General
ProQuest Statistical (Purdue Users Only)
ProQuest Congressional Serial Set (Purdue Users Only) Includes Dillingham Commission immigration reports from 1910-1913.
National Academy of Science
Office of Immigration Statistics
State Dept. Bureau of Consular Affairs (Visa Information)
State Dept. Office to Monitor & Combat Trafficking in Persons

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Bert Chapman
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