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Consult Bibliographies for lists of books on Congress and the government as well as for lists of special collections, such as books written by sitting Senators and novels about Capitol Hill.


Information about any senator, representative, vice president, or member of the Continental Congress.  

Congressional Sessions lists all Congresses and corresponding years  - from 1789, when the 1st Congress met, through the current Congress.


The U.S. Senate Historical Office has published the Guide to Research Collections of Former United States Senators, 1789-1995, which lists where the papers are former Senators are located, and provides general descriptions of the content of the collections.