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ProQuest Congressional Publications provides access to historical and current Congressional information and publications on all aspects of legislation.

The database includes Congressional Record Permanent Digital Collection, which comprises  the Congressional Record and its three predecessors: the Congressional Record (1873-2005), the Annals of Congress (1789-1824), the Register of Debates (1824-1837), and the Congressional Globe (1833-1873).

The database provides full-text for Congressional Committee Prints, House and Senate Documents and Reports (Congressional Serial Set), Hearings, and Legislative Histories.

It also covers full text of congressional working papers and bills, as well as the Federal Register, Code of Federal Regulations, and the U.S. Code.

It provides access to a wide variety of additional information, including member biographical and committee assignment information, voting records, and financial data.

Access this database from the library's homepage ( You'll find it on the Database A-Z list under Articles & Database tab.

John F. Kennedy Memorial Library
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8300