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Air Force University Library - Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center
The Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center of the Department of Defense provides bibliographies, databases, maps, and related websites related to the Air Force.
Archives Library Information Center
The Archives Library Information Center of the National Archives links to full text books, pamphlets, newspapers and historical documents on the World Wide Web. The Virtual Library includes digital, subject-oriented, and e-Book collections.
The Goddard Institutional Repostitory (NASA)
The offers NASA images of the Earth, astronomical objects, spacecraft and more.
Law Library of Congress
Find legal commentary and recommended resources on issues and events with legal significance. Includes databases & eResources, current legal topics, news & events, and webcasts.
Library of Congress
The largest library in the world with collections that encompass millions of books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts.
Library of Congress - Center for the Book
The Center for the Book in the Library of Congress invites people of all ages to discover the fascinating people, places and events that await you whenever you read. Offers books and related resources for kids, teens, adults, educators, and parents. Includes booklists, book festivals, contests, author webcasts, and local & community resources.
National Agriculture Library
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agriculture Library collection covers all aspects of agriculture and related sciences. Learn about careers in agriculture and find environmental learning opportunities.
National Library of Medicine
The National Library of Medicine offers online exhibitions and digital projects with online activities and related resources. Find a complete listing of exhibitions by subject.
National Transportation Library ROSAP (Repository & Open Science Access Portal)
National Transportation Library's digital portal to access full-text research reports and datasets.
Pentagon Library
The Pentagon Library of the Department of Defense provides access to current reading lists for the Army, Air Force, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Naval & Marine Corps, digitized archives, electronic journals, military documents, and online publications. Also offers a compiled list of Military History links and resources.
Presidential Libraries
National Archives site listing all Presidential Libraries an Museums, including research materials available, current exhibits and hours of operation.
Smithsonian Institution Libraries
The Galaxy of Images represents a small, broad cross-section of the 1.5 million printed books and manuscripts in the Smithsonian Institution Libraries collections. The Smithsonian Digital Library contains digital publications, collections and objects including online exhibitions, webcasts, digital editions, bibliographies and fact sheets, and finding aids/inventories for collections.
U.S. Courts Library
Find information from and about the Judicial Branch of the U.S. Government.
The Wirtz Labor Library
The Wirtz Labor Library's Digital Archive collection includes U.S. Department of Labor publications, trade union and labor history materials, biographies of labor leaders, statistical abstracts and more. Also provides Internet Bibliographies on various subjects such as Martin Luther King, African American History Month, Women's History Month, Children's Awareness Month, World War II, and Commemorating 9/11.
World Digital Library
A cooperative project of the Library of Congress, UNESCO, and partner libraries, archives, and educational and cultural institutions from the United States and around the world. The project brings together on a single website rare and unique documents – books, journals, manuscripts, maps, prints and photographs, films, and sound recordings – that tell the story of the world’s cultures.

State

Indiana State Library
Provides information, services, and genealogical resources.
Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
Provides information, services, and genealogical resources.
State Libraries & Archives
Listing of all state libraries and archives in the United States.
State Library of Ohio
Provides news, information, and statistics from the State Library of Ohio. Contains an extensive genealogical and local history collection on all counties in Ohio.