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HIST 468 Recent American History: U.S. Government Reference

Provides access to scholarly governmental and non-governmental resources on U.S. History from post-World War II to the present.

U.S. Government Reference

U.S. Government Reference-The U.S. Government is the world's largest publisher producing information on subjects from accounting to zoology.  These publications are excellent sources for analytical and statistical information about U.S. History during this time period.  Sample U.S. Government reference sources you can use include:

Agricultural Statistics (Annual USDA compilation of U.S. agricultural activity) HERE for older issues.

Statistical Abstract of the United States HSSE REF Desk 317.3 St29 & Periodical stacks. (Annually published compendium of governmental and non-governmental statistics.) Here for 2013-present
Economic Report of the President HSE Periodicals 330.973 Un365 (Annual report providing the current President's perspective on national economic trends and developments.)
Health United States HSSE DOC HE 20.6223 (Annual report on health care policy trends and developments.)
Historical Statistics of the United States (Colonial Times to 2000)
Public Papers of the President HSSE Periodicals 353.035 Un27 (Features presidential speeches, proclamations, and executive orders.)

U.S. Government Manual (1935-present)  Annual directory of U.S. government agencies and their leading officials.

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