This digital collection is comprised of the Reports, Documents and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives that have been bound in sequential volumes sine 1817. These materials are a rich source of primary source documents on all aspects of American History. Presently, material from the 15th - 56th Congresses (1817-1900) is available in full text, with colored maps and an extensive index. Readex will continuously update this database as new volumes and Congresses are added.
Published and Unpublished House and Senate Hearings, 1824-present; House and Senate Documents and Reports, 1789-present; Committee Prints, 1817-present; Legislative Histories, 1969-present.
By title, more recent materials linked to GPO and/or ProQuest Congressional Full Text. Print documents on 1st floor.
THOMAS is the Library of Congress' portal to U.S. legislative information and includes access to bills, resolutions, the Congressional Record, schedules, treaties, presidential nominations and committee information. Most material is from 1994-present.