New Federal Government Websites

Two new federal government websites are making it easier to find government information online.  One of the new websites is, which is in an initial beta version.  This website currently contains legislation from 2001 to the present and congressional member profiles from 1973 to the present. will replace the Library of Congress’s website by the end of 2014 and will incorporate all of the information available on You can read more about and here.

The other new website is  This website contains a current, daily updated version of the Code of Federal Regulations.  It replaces and operates on an upgraded software and hardware platform, providing an interface that is similar to other Federal Register publications on FDsys (the Federal Digital System).

If you are looking for government information, also check out the Law Library’s research guides on the subject: Federal Legislation and Statutes, Federal Bills and Proposed Legislation, and Federal Regulations.