The search engines below allow you to search for official government information.
Provides searchable access to information from the US government plus US state and local governments. Information can also be browsed by category.
Google US Government Search
Special edition of the Google search engine that limits results to pages from US government web sites.
Search engine that crawls US government and state government web sites.
Searches across US government web sites and information from the NTIS (National Technical Information Service).
Government Information on the Internet
Both a well-respected book about finding government information online and an online service.
Searching for Public Records
SearchDay, Jan. 14, 2003
Many governments have put public records online, but all too often in Invisible web databases that can't be found by search engines. The Search Systems Public Records Locator can help.