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The Census Bureau's Subjects A-Z is a starting point for locating data collected by the Federal government. Use USA.gov or another search engine to locate up-to-date information or to find resources not listed here.

This resource replaces FedStats.gov, which was last updated in 2007.

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"ED was created in 1980 by combining offices from several federal agencies. ED's mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access. ED's 4,200 employees and $68.6 billion budget are dedicated to:

  • Establishing policies on federal financial aid for education, and distributing as well as monitoring those funds.
  • Collecting data on America's schools and disseminating research.
  • Focusing national attention on key educational issues.
  • Prohibiting discrimination and ensuring equal access to education." from web site

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Learning Express Library provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results.

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The Mental Measurements Yearbook database is made up of indexing, abstracts, and full text. The copyright of the abstracts, indexing, and full text is owned by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements and the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska. This database is intended solely for the use of the individual patron of the licensing party. Text may not be copied without express written permission except for the print or download capabilities of the retrieval software used to access it. This text is intended solely for the use of the individual user.

Copyright 2009. All editions of the Mental Measurement Yearbook series are copyrighted and are the property of The Buros Institute of Mental Measurements and the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska. All rights reserved. Any unauthorized use is strictly prohibited. Buros Institute, The Buros Institute of Mental Measurements, Mental Measurements Yearbook and the Tests in Print series are all trademarks of the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska and may not be used without express written consent.

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Searchasaurus (for elementary and middle school students) is a colorful, easy-to-use search interface for elementary and middle school students. Searchasaurus provides access to magazine articles, pictures, encyclopedias, and a dictionary through an animated interface with a dinosaur theme that encourages students to enhance and develop basic search methodologies.

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