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  • US Census Bureau TIGER data

    Offsite — The US government’s ‘Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing’ system, usually referred to as TIGER, is based on an extensive database of US geographic information. It is county-level data that documents physical features like roads and rivers, as well as some administrative features such as Congressional districts. Data can be downloaded for each ...
  • U.S. Government Photos and Graphics

    Offsite — About Collection of links to different US image collections in the public domain. Openness > Most of these images and graphics are available for use in the public domain, and they may be used and reproduced without permission or fee. However, some images may be protected by license. We strongly recommend you thoroughly read the disclaimers on each site before use. ...
  • The London Gazette - Gazettes Data

    Offsite — About From website: > The London Gazette, Official Newspaper of Record for the United Kingdom plays a major role in the information infrastructure for government, with 175,000 notices published in 2007. > A wide range of notices, the majority of which are mandatory by law appear in the following broad categories (bold = very high numbers of notices): State, ...
  • Her Majesty's Court Service - XHIBIT Daily Court Status

    Offsite — From [website](http://www.hmcourts-service.gov.uk/onlineservices/xhibit/index.htm): > XHIBIT improves the daily business of every Crown Court in England and Wales by providing hearing information to those who need it within minutes. > XHIBIT is the first step in joining-up the Criminal JusticeSystem. [Terms and ...
  • Ordnance Survey Boundary Line

    Offsite — About > Boundary-Line is a specialist 1:10 000 scale boundaries dataset. It contains all levels of electoral and administrative boundaries, from district, wards and civil parishes (or communities) up to parliamentary, assembly and European constituencies. Access/re-use [Available to buy](http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/oswebsite/products/boundaryline/pricing.html) ...
  • Mineral Resources On-Line Spatial Data

    Offsite — ###About “This is the main distribution web site for spatial data generated for, and collected by, the Mineral Resources Program (MRP) of the U.S. Geological Survey. This site is operated by the Spatial Information Delivery Project of the MRP. The site distributes detailed Mineral Resource, Geochemical, and Geophysical data along with regional and global geologic, ...
  • Congresspedia

    Offsite — About From website: > Congresspedia is a collaboratively written “citizens’ encyclopedia on Congress,” designed to shine more light on the workings of the U.S. Congress. Congresspedia is part of SourceWatch, a similarly collaborative, wiki-based website documenting the people, organizations and issues shaping the public agenda. Congresspedia is a wiki, meaning that ...
  • The CIA World Factbook

    Free Download — Description US government profiles of countries and territories around the world. Information on geography, people, government, transportation, economy, communications, etc. Openness: OPEN License: Public Domain: “The Factbook is in the public domain. Accordingly, it may be copied freely without permission of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).” ...
  • Distributed Structure-Searchable Toxicity (DSSTox) Public Database Network

    Offsite — About > Distributed Structure-Searchable Toxicity (DSSTox) Database Network is a project of EPA’s National Center for Computational Toxicology, helping to build a public data foundation for improved structure-activity and predictive toxicology capabilities. The DSSTox website provides a public forum for publishing downloadable, structure-searchable, standardized ...
  • FSI Language Courses

    Offsite — About From website: > Welcome to fsi-language-courses.com, the home for language courses developed by the Foreign Service Institute. These courses were developed by the United States government and are in the public domain. > This site is dedicated to making these language courses freely available in an electronic format. This site is not affiliated in any way with ...
  • GenBank - NIH genetic sequence database

    Offsite — Description From the main page: > GenBank® is the NIH genetic sequence database, an annotated collection of all publicly available DNA sequences (Nucleic Acids Research, 2008 Jan;36(Database issue):D25-30). There are approximately 85,759,586,764 bases in 82,853,685 sequence records in the traditional GenBank divisions and 108,635,736,141 bases in 27,439,206 sequence ...
  • UK Census - Digitised boundary datasets

    Offsite — About > Census area statistics (CAS) provide counts of people or households for geographical areas broken down by socio-demographic characteristics such as age, gender or employment. Digitised boundary datasets (DBDs) are a digitised representation of the underlying geography of the census. Access/Re-use Much of the material says it is Crown Copyright. It must be ...
  • NBER US Patent Citation Database

    Offsite — Description [Taken verbatim from the above url] These data comprise detail information on almost 3 million U.S. patents granted between January 1963 and December 1999, all citations made to these patents between 1975 and 1999 (over 16 million), and a reasonably broad match of patents to Compustat (the data set of all firms traded in the U.S. stock market). These ...
  • Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN)

    Offsite — About data Temperature mean, max and min for 5×5 grid over all of the earth: > The Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN-Monthly) data base contains historical temperature, precipitation, and pressure data for thousands of land stations worldwide. The period of record varies from station to station, with several thousand extending back to 1950 and several ...
  • The Public Whip

    Offsite — Database of votes of Members of Parliament in the UK.
  • U.S. National Park Service (NPS) - Yosemite National Park

    Offsite — About > Yosemite National Park, one of the first wilderness parks in the United States, is best known for its waterfalls, but within its nearly 1,200 square miles, you can find deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient giant sequoias, a vast wilderness area, and much more. > Yosemite Nature Notes is a video podcast series that tells unique stories about the natural and ...
  • National Public Transport Access Node database (NaPTAN)

    Offsite — From the [overview](http://naptan.org.uk/overview.htm): > NaPTAN provides a unique identifier for every point of access to public transport in the UK, together with meaningful text descriptions of the stop point and its location. This enables both computerised transport systems and the general public to find and reference the stop unambiguously. Stops can be related to ...
  • United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Research Service (ARS)

    Offsite — About From [About page](http://www.ars.usda.gov/AboutUs/AboutUs.htm): > The Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s chief scientific research agency. Our job is finding solutions to agricultural problems that affect Americans every day, from field to table. From [Datasets page](http://www.ars.usda.gov/services/docs.htm?docid=1328): ...
  • Government Information Locator Service

    Offsite — From <http://www.gpoaccess.gov/gils/about.html> > The Government Information Locator Service (GILS) is an effort to identify, locate, and describe publicly available Federal information resources, including electronic information resources. GILS records identify public information resources within the Federal Government, describe the information available in these ...
  • Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)

    Offsite — About From website: > The Australian Bureau of Statistics can help you by providing statistical solutions to make informed decisions. The ABS provides statistics on a wide range of economic and social matters, serving government, business and the general population. Statistics include: a wide range of free statistics on Australia’s economy, environment, industry and ...