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Public Administration & Policy *: Directories and Resource Guides

This guide provides information and links in the field of public administration and related sub-disciplines

Directories and Resource Guides

  • Best of the Web, Public Administration--an up-to-date directory of selected web sites on public administration and public management.
  • Governing Sourcebook -- a compendium of data on the states and the largest U.S. municipalities.
  • -- a free on-line resource designed to help government managers cultivate a more effective and motivated public sector workforce.
  • LSU Libraries Federal Agencies Directory -- a comprehensive and frequently updated web site directory of federal agencies in the Executive, Judicial, and Legislative branches as well as all independent councils, boards, committeess, and commisions. Links can be browsed hierarchically or alphabetically.
  • Policy Agendas Project -- this site collects and organizes data from various archived sources to trace changes in the national policy agenda and public policy outcomes since the Second World War.
  • State and Local Government on the Web -- provides one-stop access to the websites of thousands of state agencies and city and county governments. Drop-down menus can be used to view all the websites in a given state or to view websites of state government constitutional officers, state legislatures, state judiciaries and departments across all states.