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Government Resources: Government Agency & Organization Sites

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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.
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Government Publications at the Regional Federal Depository Library

Additional assistance using government information may be available from the regional federal depository library at UW Madison. It has a comprehensive collection of federal agency materials, and provides an online guide.

Federal (U.S.) Cross-Agency Portals (official portal to U.S. Government)

Federal (U.S.) Government Social Media

What are IGOs?

IGOs are political bodies created by states for carrying out specified tasks for their mutual benefit.