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General search engine for locating government documents
OCC Library Catalog
Many government web sites and documents are listed in the Search Everything/Library Catalog. Type in the name of a governmental agency as "an author/creator" and search to locate these items within the catalog. Use subject headings located on the left of your results page to further narrow your topic. To find the name of an agency, go to USA.gov. For more assistance, please see an OCC Librarian.
Almanacs, biographies, locators
Other Vital Links
Columbia Journalism Review
Search to find who owns what media.
Current legislation online. Search for bill summaries and status, public laws, committee reports, roll call votes of federal legislators.
How to Cite Sources
Guides to using MLA, APA, and other citation styles.
Metro Detroit Media
Websites for local newspapers, TV, and radio stations
Fact checking for political statements.
Fact checking, tracks urban legends and rumors.
Search for the owner of a website domain.