For help understanding the federal legislative process, check out this guide and graphic.
This short video discusses federal regulations, including how to distinguish between the Federal Register and the Code of Federal Regulations.
For help researching federal legislation using Congress.gov, here's a video from another library walking you through the steps. You can also consult Congress' online search tools.
Want more tips for policy and legal research? Check out these guides:
The following guides have additional strategies for how to stay current with (and research) policy and legislation from a social work perspective: