American Currency Exhibit - Money hasn't always looked like it does today. Explore the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco's American Currency Exhibit online and watch history come alive as you step back in time to our nation's beginning. Learn how our country's rich history is closely tied with our currency.
CIA World Factbook - "The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world entities. Our Reference tab includes: maps of the major world regions, as well as Flags of the World, a Physical Map of the World, a Political Map of the World, and a Standard Time Zones of the World map."
CIA: World Leaders - "The CIA publishes and updates the online directory of Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments regularly. The directory is intended to be used primarily as a reference aid and includes as many governments of the world as is considered practical, some of them not officially recognized by the United States."
EconData.net - Site is designed to help practitioners, researchers, students, and other data users quickly gain access to relevant state and substate socioeconomic data. The site aims to be a convenient, comprehensive first stop for anyone searching among the vast, disparate array of public and private data sources on the Web.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) - constantly updated combination of emergency preparedness encyclopedia and up-to-the minute news source on major disasters affecting the United States. Plus you'll soon find photos, fact sheets, maps, reference documents, and links to other emergency-related sites around the world.
Guide to U.S. Government Sites - site to help you find Web sites sponsored by United States Government departments and agencies. You can browse the site by topic, including consumer information, scientific and technical reports, congress, crime and justice, and many more.
Housing and Urban Development (HUD) - home page for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The scrolling HUD Highlights lead to updated information about their various programs. The eight main choices lead to links on consumer information such as How to file a housing discrimination suit, a searchable database of homes for sale.
Mayors at a Glance - search for a mayor by name, city, state or by city population. Returns your query with a photo, e-mail address, phone number, fax, election date, and citymWeb site link. Election results for cities over 30,000 are posted by the U.S. Conference of Mayors.
National Contact Center - "Have a question about Federal programs, benefits, or services? We handle millions of inquiries from citizens trying to find answers to their questions about government. Pick your favorite way to get out of the government maze!"
Statistical Abstract of the United States - The Statistical Abstract of the United States, published since 1878, is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.
U.S. Gov't FAQ - Have a question about federal programs, benefits, or service? Each year, the Federal Consumer Information National Contact Center and Federal Websites and Agencies handle millions of calls, letters and emails from citizens who are trying to find answers to their questions. This site offers topics people ask about most often and information and resources to provide answers to your questions.
United States Customs Service - latest enforcement activities, travel information, employment, decisions from the Office of Regulations & Rulings, and press releases.
Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents - Site is published every Monday by the Office of the Federal Register, National Archives and Records Administration and contains statements, messages, and other Presidential materials released by the White House during the preceding week.