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Online Politlcal Biographies
Congressional Biographical Directory, 1774--presentThis page allows one to search for information about every member of Congress, both current and historical, by last name, first name, party (including a host of third parties), state, position, and year. Every member has a short biographical summary, and on the left of an individual biography one can access research collections that feature this individual as well as a bibliography of related sources, if there are such.
Country StudiesOn-line versions of books previously published in hard copy by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program. At present, 101 countries and regions are covered.