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October 2000
Updated JUNE, 2007

FirstGov
http://www.usa.gov
GRADE LEVEL: K-12, Advanced

CONTENT:
This Web portal offers free access to more than 20,000 U.S. government Web sites in one easy-to-search, central location.

AESTHETICS:
This is a typical Web portal -- nothing flashy, mostly text.

ORGANIZATION:
This site is organized according to Interesting Topics; even Web novices will find the information they seek. A keyword search tool is available for finding specific information, and users can access the official sites of the three branches of government from FirstGov.

REVIEW:
Do you have questions about government services? Do you know where to find answers? FirstGov is the place to begin when researching information about the government. Conducting business online is convenient; users can buy postage stamps and savings bonds, file income taxes, or apply for a passport. Parents and educators have quick, easy access to a variety of topics, including Arts and Culture, Environment and Energy, and Public Service Opportunities. This is a one-stop source for information about government services.

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