This guide is about finding government information, including federal (U.S.), state, and foreign governments as well as international/ intergovernmental organizations. Andersen Library, a selective depository for government documents (federal and Wisconsin), is open to the public, including providing access to government information on the Internet.
USA.gov (official portal to U.S. Government)
Find more "Cross-Agency Portals" (USA.gov)
See also the guide for "Organizations - Inter-Governmental, Non-Governmental."
Verify U.S. Federal Government Social Media Accounts (USA.gov) - Verify that a socialmedia account is managed by a federal (U.S.) government agency by pasting its URL into this tool.
HowTo.gov Agency Social Media Browse: - Find registered social media accounts by federal agency.
Federal Government YouTube Videos - A chronological listing of federal government videos on YouTube. Also searchable.
Twitter Widgets Gallery - browse recent tweets from federal agencies.
Wisconsin Portal: Social Media - find social media accounts of Wisconsin government agencies
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