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U.S. Census Bureau
Provides information about localities nationwide.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Provides information about the Department of Homeland Security.
U.S. Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Statistics
Statistics on U.S. crime, law enforcement, corrections, and more.
U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
Statistics on U.S. consumer spending, inflation, employment, and more.
U.S. Gazetteer
Access to information from the U.S. Census.
U.S. Government Printing Office
The GPO gate provides access to a number of full-text databases through GPO Access, including: Congressional Bills, Congressional Directory, Congressional Documents, Congressional Record, GAO Reports, GILS Records, GovernmentManual, and History of Bills.
U.S. House of Representatives
Provides public access to legislative information as well as information about members, committees, and organizations of the House. Also provides access to other U.S. government information resources.
U.S. National Archives
Historical records of government agencies. NARA makes available to the public the historically valuable records of the three branches of federal government: executive (including the President), legislative, and judicial. National Archives holdings include: 1) textual, 2) audiovisual, 3) cartographic and architectural, and 4) electronic records.
U.S. Naval Observatory
Provides a wide range of astronomical data and products, and serves as a standard of time for the entire United States.
U.S. Postal Service
This site provides information about ZIP codes, postal rates, changes of address, and other services provided by the USPS.
U.S. Senate
Information from and about the members of the Senate, Senate Committees, and Senate leadership and support offices.
UK 2004
The officIal yearbook of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Includes text, figures, tables, maps, and charts that provide an overview of the UK.
UN Data
Infonation allows you to view and compare statistical data for all UN member states.
Unit Conversion Table
Gives you a fast way to convert common measurements like kilometers into miles or fahrenheit into degrees celsius.
United Nations Cartographic Section
Provides access to more than 100 non-U.S. maps organized by region and country.
United Nations Global Statistics
Statistical resources for foreign countries and those put out by international organizations.
United Negro College Fund Scholarships
Lists recent active scholarships and their application information. Also supplies an advanced search feature for additional scholarship results that includes filters such as major, household income, high school attended, home state, and various others.
United States Business Advisor
The one-stop electronic link to government information on business topics.
United States Code
Generated from the most recent version of the Government Printing Office CD-ROM, this site contains the federal laws in force as of 26 January 1994.
United States Copyright Office
Information on copyright law.
United States Geological Survey Search
Registry of U. S. Geological Survey (Earth and Environmental Science) Internet resources maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey as a service to the research community.
United States Historical Census Data Browser
The data presented here describe the population and economy of U.S. states and counties from 1790 to 1960 based on the decennial census conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau.
United States Supreme Court Monitor
Information about the U.S. Supreme Court.
Unity in Diversity
Provides access to the writings of W. Carl Ketcherside, including 11 books and 19 volumes of the Mission Messenger.
Universal Black Pages
A complete and comprehensive list of Web pages related to the African diaspora.
University of Chicago Philosophy Project
Serves as a forum for electronically mediated scholarly discussion of philosophical works. Contains several moderated philosophical discussions between small groups of participants.
University of Illinois Writer's Workshop
Summarizes and illustrates the bibliograhical formatting rules for three different citation styles: the American Psychological Association (APA) style, the new Modern Languages Association (MLA) style, and the old MLA style. Also presents information about writing techniques as well as a writing guide and online critiques of your own writing.
University of Virginia Electronic Text Library
Holdings include sizeable collections of Hebrew, Greek, Latin, and Spanish, as well as French, Japanese, and English Texts.
Urban Legends and Folklore
A site from About.com that provides lots of information about various urban legends and Internet hoaxes.
USA Today
Features headlines, subscription information, and daily news reports.
USDA Food Composition Databases
Free source by the USDA. Database for nutrition information on thousands of different food types and specific products. Site format is similar to the "Nutrition Facts" label on almost all food packages in your local supermarket.
Using Primary Sources on the Web
Provides students and researchers with information to help them evaluate Internet sources and the quality of primary materials that can be found online.



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