Explore the workings of the U.S. government and gain understanding of the processes and decisions that impact policy and law 

Government documents provide an in-depth look the development and implementation of law and policy. Primary sources documents associated with laws, regulations, and court decisions can reveal new perspectives on stories dominating today’s headlines. ProQuest has organized a robust collection of materials to facilitate user exploration of historical and on-going issues like immigration, health care, social justice, climate change, international conflict, trade and many other topics to support students and researchers across disciplines.

An Unprecedented Window into U.S. History

Unparalleled Access

Unparalleled Access

Provide consistent access to the largest collections of easily discoverable digitized government documents organized to facilitate use and understanding

Empower Researchers

Empower Researchers

Enable students and researchers to search and explore these essential resources to help build critical thinking, analytical and digital literacy skills

Interdisciplinary

Interdisciplinary

Explore and uncover the development and implementation of policy and law in relation to historical and on-going issues like immigration, health care, social justice, climate change and more

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Government Collections Brochure

Government Collections Brochure

Government Collections Brochure

Discover how this vast collection of primary sources gives researchers an unprecedented window into U.S. history

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The Insight product suite includes:

ProQuest Legislative Insight™

ProQuest Legislative Insight is a federal legislative history service that makes available thoroughly researched compilations of digital full-text publications created by Congress during the process leading up to the enactment of U.S. Public Laws.

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Supreme Court Insight (1933-present)

Supreme Court Insight is a complete online collection of full opinions from Supreme Court argued cases that includes per curiam decisions, dockets, oral arguments, joint appendices and amici briefs, with harmonized subject and organization indexing.

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Indian Claims Insight

Indian Claims Insight provides researchers with the opportunity to understand and analyze Native American migration and resettlement throughout U.S. history in the context of U.S. Government Indian removal policies and subsequent actions to address Native American claims.

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Regulatory Insight

Regulatory Insight seeks to facilitate teaching and learning about administrative law by legal researchers, as well as academic researchers from many other disciplines.

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Regulatory Insight—Guidance and Policy

Regulatory Insight Guidance and Policy offers a unique collection of Federal agency guidance and policy documents harvested from government websites.

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Regulatory Insight—Historic Rules and Guidance

Regulatory Insight Historic Rules & Guidance is a collection of historic documents sourced from Executive Branch Documents, with most documents issued prior to 1936.

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