This web site was copied prior to January 20, 2005. It is now a Federal record managed by the National Archives and Records Administration. External links, forms, and search boxes may not function within this collection. Learn more.   [hide]
Skip to content.Skip to side navigation.
About.Help. A-Z Resource List. Locate a Federal Depository Library. Buy Publications. Other Services. Legislative. Executive. Judicial.
GPO Access Home Page.
Go
Navigation Bar
National Archives and Records Administration logo.
Database Features.
Manual Main Page
Search
Browse
Search Tips
About the Manual
Related Resources.
Federal Agency Internet Sites
All NARA Publications
About Government.
Ben's Guide Logo.
Adobe Reader icon.

U.S. Government Manual: Main Page

Cover 2004-05 U.S. Government Manual.As the official handbook of the Federal Government, the United States Government Manual provides comprehensive information on the agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches. It also includes information on quasi-official agencies, international organizations in which the United States participates, and boards, commissions, and committees. The Manual begins with reprints of the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution. The new edition of the Manual is available annually in late summer. More.

Current Edition (2004-05) only

Previous Editions (1995-96 through 2004-05)

Other Services

  • Purchase a print copy of the U.S. Government Manual from the U.S. Government Online Bookstore.
  • Locate the U.S. Government Manual (including editions prior to 1995-96) in a local Federal depository library.