Category Archives: U.S. Federal – Legislative Branch

Section added on Popular Names

I just added a section on “Popular Names” to the United States Code entry.  (I know I’m supposed to be on summer break.  The Devil made me do it.  Happy 4th of July!  AZ) Advertisements

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All “Congressional” entries updated

Sally Munson sent in updates for the Congressional Resolutions and Congressional Research Service Reports entries.  This marks the successful completion of a big project Sally started in March to update all of the “Congressional” entries in the guide.  Thank you, … Continue reading

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New articles on U.S. Code Notes and Australian legal research

I added Rick McKinney’s The Authority of Statutes Placed in Section Notes of the United States Code to the “Notes and Appendices” section of the United States Code entry and Researching Australian Law, by Nicholas Pengelley and Sue Milne, to … Continue reading

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Lexis.com adds Congressional Hearings back to 1824

Lexis.com now has Congressional Hearings back to 1824, which is much further than any other vendor.  Previously, hearings older than 1994 were available online only at academic libraries that subscribed to the LexisNexis Congressional Hearings Digital Collection.

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GPOAccess Links Switched to FDsys

As a Coda to completing the Link Check I switched all the links from GPOAccess to FDsys.   Small irony:  The super-updated e-CFR is still hosted on the otherwise-superceded GPOAccess website.

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New section on Export Controls

This week I learned some useful things about U.S. and international export controls, which I wrote into a new section at the end of the International Trade entry.  I’m a little concerned it will be hard to find the information there, … Continue reading

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Two more Congressional updates

Sally’s updates to the Congressional Reports and Congressional Record entries are now live.

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