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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
White House/Office of the President

The White House homepage provides a search engine (http://www.whitehouse.gov/WH/html/library.html or http://www.whitehouse.gov/WH/Publications/html/Publications.html) to find Presidential and Vice Presidential documents, statements and speeches, press briefings, and radio addresses, but does not maintain easily accessible file libraries of documents for browsing.

Homepage
http://www.whitehouse.gov
http://www2.whitehouse.gov/WH/Welcome.html

National Security Council (NSC)
http://www.whitehouse.gov/WH/EOP/NSC/html/nschome.html
Extensive collection of short government statements regarding national security goals in countries and regions.

Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
http://www.whitehouse.gov/WH/EOP/omb/html/ombhome.html
Federal budget publications for Fiscal Years 1998, 1997, and 1996 available online and searchable.

Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)
http://www.whitehouse.gov/WH/EOP/OSTP/



QUICK GUIDES TABLE 4
Quick Guide to Online Government Telephone and Email Directories *

Department of Defense Pentagon Phonebook
http://www.hq.af.mil/HQUSAF/ph

DOD NIC Whois Database
http://nic.ddn.mil/cgi-bin/whois

Department of Energy (DOE) Callup Directory
http://www.hr.doe.gov/callup.html

DOE Headquarters Telephone Directory
http://www.doe.gov/html/doe/people/doephone.html

Argonne National Laboratory X-500 Directory
http://wp.es.net:8888/Mo%3dArgonne%20National%20Laboratory%2c%20c%3dUS

Berkeley Lab Directory Services
http://www-cnr.lbl.gov/directory-services.html

Brookhaven Sitewide Telephone Database
http://inform.bnl.gov:8080/cgi-bin/phoneb

INEEL Telephone Directory
http://www.inel.gov/about/phonebook.html

Los Alamos Telephone Directory
http://www.lanl.gov/Internal/phonebook.html

Livermore Directory
http://www.llnl.gov/cgi-bin/Webph

Oak Ridge (ORNL) Directory
http://www.ornl.gov/wp.html

Pacific Northwest Lab X500 Directory
http://wp.es.net:8888/Mo=PacificNorthwest Laboratory,c=US

Sandia National Lab Phone Book
http://wwww.sandia.gov/phone.html

Department of State Telephone Directory
gopher://dosfan.lib.uic.edu:70/1D-1:7941:Alpha

USIA Telephone Directory
http://www.usia.gov/agency/tbook.html

EPA Telephone Directory
http://www.epa.gov/docs/CSO.html

NASA Directory
http://www.hq.nasa.gov/x500.html

National Science Foundation (NSF) Directory
gopher://stis.nsf.gov/0/NSF/phone/phnalpha/

Nuclear Regulatory Commission Telephone Directory
http://www.nrc.gov/NRC/phone.html

Smithsonian Online Phone Directory
http://www.si.edu/resource/direct/elecdir/start.htm

House of Representatives Online Directory
http://www.house.gov/Whoswho.html

On-Line IAEA Personnel Directory
http://www.iaea.or.at/cgi-bin/cso

* Neither the Department of Defense nor the White House currently have comprehensive online directories.




Sources of White House Documents

White House Publications
http://www.whitehouse.gov/WH/Publications/html/Publications.html

MIT Archive of White House Documents
http://www1.ai.mit.edu/search/white-house-publications
Official searchable archive of Clinton Administration documents.

Texas A&M Archive of White House Documents
gopher://gopher.tamu.edu/11/.dir/president.dir
Now discontinued Presidential gopher archive covering the period 1992-1995.

White House Archive from SUNSITE
http://sunsite.unc.edu/white-house/white-house.html

Federal Register
http://www.access.gpo.gov/su_docs/aces/aces140.html
The Federal Register is published Monday-Friday (except Federal holidays) by NARA. It is the offical publication for Presidential Documents and Executive Orders as well as Notices, Rules, and Proposed Rules from Federal agencies and organizations. GPO Access is a searchable database of the Federal Register (1995-present). Commerical organizations such as Counterpoint (http://fr.counterpoint.com/) also offer fee-based searchable access to the Federal Register from 1991-present.


The Internet and the Bomb: A Research Guide to Policy and Information about Nuclear Weapons is written and maintained by William M. Arkin and Robert S. Norris. Any questions, comments or suggestions should be sent to the authors at warkin@igc.org and rnorris@nrdc.org. This page was last updated 5/1/97

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