Congressional Research Services Reports

Congressional Research Services Reports

The Congressional Research Service is an agency of the Library of Congress which provides detailed background information for members of Congress and their staff. Inquiries direct from the public are not accepted and they will refer people to their congressional office or local library. Selected reports have been made available on the web by various organizations.

See also: GAO (General Accounting Office) Reports

They provide access to public domain CRS reports.

CRS Reports
It’s not perfect, but you can find a wide variety of CRS reports on the US House of Representatives Web site. Do a search for CRS and [keyword].
ex: crs and medicare or crs and acorn

CRS Reports on the Environment – National Council for Science & the Environment

CRS Reports from the State Department (Foreign Relations)

CRS Reports on Science – Federation of American Scientists

CRS Reports from the Thurgood Marshall Law Library

  • Covers homeland security and health law & policy

CRS Reports on Global Security –

  • Selected listing of reports on the environment, foreign relations, the military, space, science and the U.S. Government with links.