Government Resources · Current Awareness

Email Alerts and Newsletters

Governing.com
Keep up with the news from the world of state and local government.
GovExec.com
Free email newsletters. Topics covered include management, homeland security, national defense, jobs and careers, etc.
USA.gov - Free Government e-Mail Updates
Select from a wide variety of free email newsletters and alerts that cover topics such as business and finance, defense, education, health, taxes, and travel.
The Virtual Chase - Legal Information on the Internet
Collection of links to governemnt alerts and current awareness services.
White House Email Updates
Free updates from the White House. Topics include homeland security, economy & jobs, education, health care, and more.

News

Copyright Advisory Network
Online discussion forum for copyright questions. Also includes links to copyright code, a fair use checklist, and a public domain chart.
FederalNewsRadio.com
The latest news and information in federal legislation, human resources, procurement, benefits, technology, security, and management.
Google US Government Search
Offers a single location for searching across U.S. government information and for keeping up to date on government news.
Government Information Online (GIO)
National pilot project for online virtual reference that offers live chat and email correspondence with government document librarians from around the country.
GPO Listserv
One-stop access to various Federal Government Printing Office Listservs, including FEDREGTOC-L (the Federal Register’s Table of Contents). Browse through the archives or post to a specific list.

Weblogs

Cincinnati Law Library Blog
Local and regional legal news.
David Fletcher’s Government and Technology Weblog
"News & perspectives from a long-time egov advocate."
The Invent Blog
Legal news and information about patents, trademarks, and copyrights.
ResourceShelf’s DocuTicker
Daily reports and other updates from think tanks, research institutes, government agencies, etc.
RSS in Government
Learn how RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is being used by international, federal, state, and local Governments.
U.S. Government RSS Library
Directory of government sites (agriculture, business, education, health, international relations, science, etc.) that offer feeds.