The United States Government Internet Directory, 2015 by Shana Hertz HattisThe United States Government Internet Directory, 2015 by Shana Hertz Hattis

The United States Government Internet Directory, 2015

EditorShana Hertz Hattis

Paperback | July 16, 2015

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Discover the depth of government information and services available online.The United States Government Internet Directory serves as a guide to the changing landscape of government information online. The Directory is an indispensable guidebook for anyone who is looking for official U.S. government resources on the Web. The U.S. government's online information is massive and can be difficult to locate. Many government sites are part of the "Deep Web" with content that does not surface or surface easily with even the most popular search engines. It is more important than ever to have a source that serves as an authoritative guide to the federal Web. The United States Government Internet Directory navigates the maze of data and locates the materials that you seek.The subject-based approach of this book allows you to browse for relevant sites in your field of interest rather than sift through hundreds of search results or try to guess which federal agency to consult. Researchers, business people, teachers, students, and citizens in the United States and around the world can navigate the labyrinthine federal Web with The United States Government Internet Directory.The Directory:·contains more than 1,800 Web site records, organized into 21 subject themed chapters·includes topics on a wide-range of subjects including employment, energy, defense and intelligence, culture and recreation, and much more·provides descriptions and URLs for each site·describes sites to help you choose the proper resource·notes the useful or unique aspects of the site·lists some of the major government publications hosted on the site·provides a roster of congressional members with member's Web sites·lists House and Senate Committees with committee URLs ·contains useful, up-to-date organizational charts for the major federal government agencies·includes a one-page Quick Guide to the major federal agencies and the leading online library, data source, and finding aid sites·identifies the major government Web sites related to the global recession and new government economic recovery programs
Shana Hertz Hattis has worked extensively with government-related sources and information during her career as an editor and analyst. Her experience includes publishing roles with Bernan Associates, Richey International, and other periodical and communications sources.
Title:The United States Government Internet Directory, 2015Format:PaperbackDimensions:732 pages, 8.96 × 6.12 × 1.73 inPublished:July 16, 2015Publisher:Bernan PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1598887726

ISBN - 13:9781598887723

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Table of Contents

ContentsQuick Guide to Primary Government Web Sites and Finding Aids Preface About the Editor Introduction-Using The United States Government Internet Directory -Scope -Organization -How to Use this Book What Can You Find at Agency Web Sites? What to Watch for in 2015 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Web Pages Cabinet-Level Departments and Agencies Organization Charts Finding AidsGovernment SourcesOther SourcesAgriculture, Fishing, and ForestryAgriculture Fishing Forestry Business and Economics Business and Industry Consumer Information Economics Federal Reserve System Finance International Trade Money Culture and Recreation Arts Culture History Libraries Museums Recreation Reference Defense and Intelligence Armed Forces Defense Operations Defense Research Homeland Security Intelligence Military Morale and Welfare Demographics and Sociology Census and Statistics Demographic Groups Education Adult Education Curriculum Early Childhood Education Education Funding Education Policy Education Research and Statistics Elementary and Secondary Education Higher Education International Education Kids' Pages Teaching Employment Employment Law Employment Statistics Jobs Labor-Management Relations Workplace Conditions Energy Alternative and Renewable Fuels Energy Policy and Information Fossil and Nuclear Fuels Utilities Engineering and Technology Communications Engineering Technology Environment and Nature Environmental Law Environmental Policy Environmental Protection Environmental Science Geography Natural Resources Pollutants and Waste Weather Government and Politics Democracy Government Administration Government Business Government Employees Government Finance Government Information Government Services Intergovernmental Relations Public Policy Health and Safety Conditions and Treatment Health Care Finance Health Occupations Health Policy and Promotion Health Research Medical Information Medicine and Medical Devices Nutrition Safety International Relations Arms Control Country Information Diplomacy Foreign Policy International Migration and Travel International Relations Law and Law Enforcement Areas of Law Courts and the Judicial System Crime and Enforcement Laws and Legal Information Legislative Branch Congress Congressional Support Agencies Legislative Information Presidency Current Administration Presidential Information Science and Space Life Sciences National Laboratories Physical Sciences Science Agencies and Policy Scientific and Technical Information Space Social Welfare Child Welfare Economic Development Housing Social Services Volunteerism and Charities Transportation Aviation Maritime Transportation Mass Transit Surface Transportation Transportation Policy and Research Transportation Safety Beyond the Federal Web-Nongovernmental Web Sites Appendix A: List of Members of the 114th Congress Appendix B: Congressional Committees Appendix C: U.S. Embassies Abroad Appendix D: Foreign Embassies in the United States Index