SCWK 610 (Stone): Finding State Government Information
These are the most relevant databases for information on state of Michigan-related policy topics.
This sub-section of Access World News provides full-text articles from over 50 local and regional Michigan newspapers.
Updated daily, Lexis-Nexis Newspapers provides access to full-text newspaper articles from such major papers as the New York Times and the Washington Post.
PsycINFO is the most comprehensive indexing source for scholarly literature in psychology and associated fields including social work, containing "citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations."
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SCWK 610 (Stone)
Finding State Government Information
The official Web site of state government's executive branch includes updates on initiatives and actions of the governor.
The Michigan Legislature's Web presence includes the full text of bills and public acts. For currently proposed legislation, click on Bills and either search by Key Words or by Category. Register on the site to receive email notifications for updates on areas of interest.
MSFA: Michigan Senate Fiscal Agency - Publications
The Michigan Senate Fiscal Agency produces many publications relating to the state budget and its processes.
State Directory List
An exhaustive list of links to Michigan state government departments, divisions, agencies, etc.