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Parks, Recreation & Tourism, Advanced Guide: Laws, Policy, & Organizations

Tips, techniques & links to help you find answers for your research papers & projects

Sources for Government Information

United States:

You may need to track down a specific policy or law or the background (legislative history) of the law. There are several good choices for this depending on where you are starting and what you are trying to find.

Here is one database that focuses exclusively on U.S. Congress' activities: ProQuest Congressional.

Here is a link to a comprehensive listing of U.S. government agencies and their publications.

Click here if you are looking for MISSOURI state information, or here for other state governments.

International/Foreign Governments:

 Click here for a comprehensive guide to international government resources.