Internet Resources: Government and Law

Salem State University Library

Government
FedWorld Official US government web site. Links to US government offices and departments.
Massachusetts General Court Official web site of the Mass. General Court.
Mass.gov Official Massachusetts government web site. Links to MA government offices and departments.
US House of Representatives Official web site of the US House of Representatives.
US Senate Official web site of the US Senate.
White House Official web site of the White House.
Law
FindLaw; Thomson Extensive directory of law sites. Also, a searchable, find a lawyer database.
Links to Historical Documents; Library of Congress Links to the Declaration of Independence, Bill of Rights, US Constitution, Constitutional Amendments 11-27, Federalist Papers.
Massachusetts Trial Court Libraries An extensive, excellent directory of Mass. laws and links to legal information, common name directories, links to international law sites. The best links to Mass. laws/bills.
Supreme Court Collection; LII Cornell University Directory of Supreme Court decisions.
Supreme Court Opinions; FindLaw FindLaw's searchable database of the Supreme Court decisions since 1893 (U.S. Supreme Court Decisions: U.S. Reports 150-, 1893-).
Thomas; Library of Congress The official web page of Thomas. Links to bills, house/senate directories, and much more.
see also Databases by Subject - Social Sciences