The Internet and the Bomb:
A Research Guide to Policy and Information about Nuclear Weapons
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CHAPTER TWO: U.S. EXECUTIVE BRANCH ORGANIZATIONS
Department of State
Department of State Homepage
The newly designed homepage provides pointers to organizational information, press briefings, statements and testimony and can be searched at http://search.state.gov/eg.acgi . The Department of State Foreign Affairs Network (DOSFAN) Gopher site (gopher://dosfan.lib.uic.edu or http://dosfan.lib.uic.edu ) is an archive for materials 1993-present, and was created as a cooperative initiative with the University of Illinois at Chicago Library. It can be searched at gopher://gopher.state.gov:70/77Index or gopher://dosfan.lib.uic.edu:70/7A:Gopher:1:7.
Secretary of State Homepage
Searchable homepage of statements, testimony, and background.
Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
The ACDA homepage includes organizational information, biographies of key officials, and has extensive links to fact sheets and texts relating to arms control initiatives and obligations.
ACDA Annual Report, 1995
ACDA Activites and Arms Control Commissions in Geneva
From the Briefing Book on International Organizations published by USIA.
U.S. Information Agency
The agency explains and supports U.S. foreign policy through educational and cultural activities. USIA maintains over 200 posts in 140 countries where it is known as the U.S. Information Service (USIS).
Voice of America (VOA)
Radio service that is part of the USIA, the sites include complete program schedules and transcripts of broadcasts in dozens of languages.
U.S. Mission to the United Nations
Includes statements by the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations.
U.S. Mission in Geneva
The homepage of the USIS in Geneva with news about the U.S. Permanent Mission to the United Nations, and links to 60 major international organizations in Geneva, as well as excellent news briefings and background materials.
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