Congressional Research Service Reports

About This Collection

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) does not provide direct public access to its reports, requiring citizens to request them from their Members of Congress. Some Members, as well as several non-profit groups, have posted the reports on their web sites. This site is not affiliated with the Congressional Research Service, but aims to provide integrated, searchable access to many of the full-text CRS reports that have been available at a variety of different web sites since 1990.

The information on this site is compiled and made available as a public service by the Government Documents Department at the UNT Libraries. UNT does not make any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of the information and is not responsible for any errors or omissions or for results obtained from the use of the information. Distribution of the information does not constitute such a warranty. Use of the information is the sole responsibility of the user.

About the Congressional Research Service

CRS is the public policy research arm of Congress. This legislative branch agency works exclusively for Members of Congress, their committees and their staffs. For more information, visit the CRS website at http://www.loc.gov/crsinfo/.

About This Project

The NewsBank/Readex/GODORT/ALA Catharine J. Reynolds award was given to Cathy Nelson Hartman and Valerie D. Glenn in the summer of 2002, to begin the process of capturing Congressional Research Service reports available via the Internet and provide permanent public access to them.

Reports were downloaded from a variety of web sites that host CRS reports, either currently or in the past. Many CRS reports are updated on a regular basis, and this site includes all versions of the reports that could be located. When HTML files were captured, a note was inserted at the top of the report indicating from where the files were downloaded. To prevent the need for constant maintenance of files, most external links have been removed.

Metadata has been created for each report, including subject terms from the Legislative Indexing Vocabulary, supplemented with Library of Congress Subject Headings. Users have the ability to search by keyword, title, author, subject, and report number.

Acknowledgements

We would like to thank the following individuals and institutions for contributing reports to this project:

  • W. Frank Steely Library, Northern Kentucky University
  • Tom Oertel
  • Oklahoma State University Library
  • University of Texas Libraries

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Countries

United States
11,690
China
552
Iraq
364
Iran
342
Afghanistan
274
Russia
200
Japan
188
Mexico
157
Israel
139
Syria
118
South Korea
108
Cuba
102
North Korea
94
Taiwan
87
United Kingdom
85
Pakistan
84
France
80
Colombia
78
Germany
73
Greece
73
Canada
66
Sudan
65
Jordan
64
Kosovo
64
Italy
63
Turkey
63
Netherlands
61
Spain
61
Denmark
60
Ireland
60
Sweden
60
Estonia
59
Finland
59
Luxembourg
59
Poland
59
Saudi Arabia
59
Austria
58
Belgium
58
India
58
Portugal
58
Czech Republic
57
Hungary
57
Latvia
57
Lithuania
57
Slovakia
57
Slovenia
57
Malta
56
Bahrain
48
Georgia
48
Peru
47
Romania
46
Lebanon
45
Vietnam
45
Haiti
44
Azerbaijan
43
Bulgaria
43
Libya
42
Venezuela
42
Panama
38
Brazil
37
Armenia
36
Kuwait
34
Ukraine
34
Chile
32
Honduras
32
Yemen
32
Argentina
28
Australia
28
Bolivia
28
Somalia
28
United Arab Emirates
28
Kenya
27
Egypt
26
El Salvador
25
Ecuador
24
Philippines
24
Puerto Rico
24
Burma
23
Kyrgyzstan
23
Guam
22
New Zealand
21
Serbia and Montenegro
20
Democratic Republic of the Congo
19
Rwanda
19
Singapore
18
South Africa
18
Uzbekistan
18
Malaysia
17
Uganda
17
Liberia
16
Morocco
16
Nigeria
16
Oman
16
Tajikistan
16
Brunei Darussalam
15
Dominican Republic
15
Indonesia
13
Tunisia
13
Zimbabwe
13
Algeria
12
Qatar
12
Thailand
12
Guinea
11
Hong Kong
11
Macedonia
11
Nicaragua
11
Djibouti
10
Eritrea
10
Iceland
9
Kazakhstan
9
Moldova
9
Seychelles
9
Tanzania
9
Cote d'Ivoire
8
Ethiopia
8
Belarus
7
Madagascar
7
Turkmenistan
7
Croatia
6
Guatemala
6
Laos
6
Norway
6
Central African Republic
5
Chad
5
Mongolia
5
Paraguay
5
Albania
4
Botswana
4
Cambodia
4
Costa Rica
4
Ghana
4
Bangladesh
3
Burundi
3
Malawi
3
Namibia
3
Samoa
3
Senegal
3
Swaziland
3
Timor-Leste
3
Bermuda
2
Jamaica
2
Lesotho
2
Marshall Islands
2
Nepal
2
Papua New Guinea
2
Switzerland
2
American Samoa
1
Antarctica
1
Cape Verde
1
Cook Islands
1
Fiji
1
Grenada
1
Kiribati
1
Mali
1
Montenegro
1
Nauru
1
Niue
1
Northern Mariana Islands
1
Palau
1
Republic of the Congo
1
Sierra Leone
1
Solomon Islands
1
Sri Lanka
1
Tonga
1
Tuvalu
1
Uruguay
1
Vanuatu
1

Titles (expand list)

109th Congress
532
108th Congress
458
110th Congress
414
107th Congress
335
111th Congress
217
112th Congress
205
CRS Insight
205
113th Congress
197
114th Congress
168
106th Congress
162
Fiscal Year 2016
157
Fiscal Year 2015
118
Fiscal Year 2014
110
Fiscal Year 2010
88
105th Congress
84
Fiscal Year 2009
82
Fiscal Year 2000
78
Fiscal Year 2017
74
CRS Issue Briefs
69
Fiscal Year 2011
63
Fiscal Year 2006
60
104th Congress
56
Fiscal Year 2003
50
Fiscal Year 2008
50
Legal Sidebars
48
Fiscal Year 2004
47
Fiscal Year 2005
45
Fiscal Year 1999
44
Fiscal Year 2001
43
Fiscal Year 2007
43
Fiscal Year 2002
41
Fiscal Year 2012
38
Fiscal Year 2013
38
103rd Congress
34
101st Congress
28
99th Congress
28
102nd Congress
27
Fiscal Year 1998
27
97th Congress
24
100th Congress
23
98th Congress
23
95th Congress
19
96th Congress
19
Fiscal Year 1997
19
Fiscal Year 1996
18
94th Congress
17
Fiscal Year 1995
14
Fiscal Year 1990
12
Fiscal Year 1991
12
Fiscal Year 1992
12
Fiscal Year 1993
12
Fiscal Year 1994
12
115th Congress
11
Fiscal Year 2020
11
Fiscal Year 1989
10
Fiscal Year 1981
9
Fiscal Year 1984
9
Fiscal Year 1986
9
Fiscal Year 1987
9
Fiscal Year 1988
9
Fiscal Year 2018
9
Fiscal Year 1980
8
Fiscal Year 1982
8
Fiscal Year 1983
8
Fiscal Year 1985
8
74th Congress
7
75th Congress
7
76th Congress
7
77th Congress
7
78th Congress
7
79th Congress
7
80th Congress
7
81st Congress
7
82nd Congress
7
83rd Congress
7
84th Congress
7
85th Congress
7
86th Congress
7
87th Congress
7
88th Congress
7
89th Congress
7
90th Congress
7
91st Congress
7
92nd Congress
7
93rd Congress
7
Fiscal Year 1970
7
Fiscal Year 1974
6
Fiscal Year 1977
6
Fiscal Year 2019
6
Fiscal Year 2021
6
Fiscal Year 1971
5
Fiscal Year 1972
5
Fiscal Year 1973
5
Fiscal Year 1975
5
Fiscal Year 1976
5
Fiscal Year 1978
5
Fiscal Year 1979
5
64th Congress
2
65th Congress
2
66th Congress
2
67th Congress
2
68th Congress
2
69th Congress
2
70th Congress
2
71st Congress
2
72nd Congress
2
73rd Congress
2
Fiscal Year 2022
2
Fiscal Year 2023
2
Fiscal Year 2024
2
Fiscal Year 2025
2
63rd Congress
1
Fiscal Year 2026
1
Fiscal Year 2027
1
Fiscal Year 2028
1