U.S. Government Manual
Call Number: REF JK421 .A3 2015
Official handbook of the federal government, providing comprehensive information on the agencies of the legislative, judicial and executive branches. Also information on quasi-official agencies, such as EPA, and international organizations. Typical agency description includes a list of principal officials, a summary statement of the agency’s purpose and role in the fed. govt., brief history of the agency, a description of its programs and activities, and contacts for further information. Name index and agency/subject index in back.
Appendices: A - Commonly Used Abbreviations and Acronyms; B - Federal Agencies Terminated, Transferred, or Changed in Name; C - Agencies Appearing in the Code of Federal Regulations. Also available online.