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Foreign Relations Of The United States

Connect to: Foreign Relations of the United States
Producer: U.S. Department of State
Description: FRUS is the U.S. Government's official collection of publicly-available diplomatic papers. At the present time, there is a time-lag of about 30 years between a document's creation and its appearance in the set.
Usage Tips: The link above takes you to the "official" repository" of volumes available through the State Department Historian's site. There also is a list of recently-released and future volumes.
Digitized volumes also are available online from the sources listed below.

The University of Wisconsin has placed online scanned volumes dated 1861 to 1960.
W&L researchers also have online access through Hein Online to volumes dated 1861-1976.
The University of Illinois provides online access for 1958-1963.
Leyburn Library also has printed volumes in its collection.
Librarian: Dick Grefe
Descriptors: Politics -- Foreign and International
Primary Sources -- U.S. History