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Government Information

Open Government Data

In an Executive Order signed by Pres. Obama, the US has announced its intention to make government information open and machine-readable, with the hope that such formats might become the standard for government data in the future. In addition to the library, sources like continue to work, in partnership with the government, to make this information available to the public.

National Libraries

Agency Data and Statistics

Many US agencies generate their own data and statistics. 

Federal Databases

List of Government Departments and Agencies