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Compiled by the Legislative Research Special Interest Section of the Law Librarians Society of Washington, D.C., Inc. (LLSDC), this site attempts to briefly lay out and link to all major sources for these materials which includes Presidential directives, proclamations, signing statements, executive orders, memoranda, and other documents. In addition the site links to many sources, such as CRS reports, that explain these documents.
The American Presidency Project (americanpresidency.org), was established in 1999 as a collaboration between John T. Woolley and Gerhard Peters at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Their archives contain 105,313 documents related to the study of the Presidency.
The Scripps Library, through cooperation with various presidential libraries, has been collecting some of the most important presidential speeches in American history. These speeches all have transcripts, and some are available in their entirety in audio or video.
Covers George Washington to current president.
Bowdoin Research Guide. The purpose of the guide is to help researchers locate publications of the Executive Office of the President. Please see the tabbed sections of this guide as they are created for more detail about each type of publication.
The Miller Center is a nonpartisan affiliate of the University of Virginia that specializes in presidential scholarship, public policy, and political history and strives to apply the lessons of history to the nation’s most pressing contemporary governance challenges. Based at the University of Virginia, the Miller Center is committed to work grounded in rigorous scholarship and advanced through civil discourse. Resource includes essays, images, exhibits, oral histories, speeches and recordings.