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This guide is designed to assist researchers in gaining access to United States federal information available within the library’s collections and databases, and online.
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Statistical reports and publications from the Department of Homeland Security. Includes access to the annual
Yearbook of Immigration Statistics
ICE statistics on individuals removed from the U.S.
Key Resources: Immigration Studies
Congressional Budget Office: Immigration
Non-partisan reports on immigration issues, prepared for the U.S. Congress.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
DHS responsibilities include border security, citizenship services, and immigration enforcement.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)
USCIS oversees lawful immigration to the United States.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
CBP works to secure the U.S. border, facilitate lawful international trade and travel, and enforce immigration and drug laws.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
ICE has investigative and enforcement responsibilities for federal immigration laws, customs laws, and air security laws.
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
Information about the 2012 immigration policy change related to deferred action for people who came to the U.S. as children.
Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR)
EOIR has responsibility for adjudicating immigration cases via court proceedings, appellate reviews, and administrative hearings.
House Committee on the Judiciary
Parent committee of the House of Representatives' Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.
Immigration Law: A Beginner's Guide
This guide from the Library of Congress points to critical legal resources related to immigration.
Ninth Circuit Courts: Immigration Outline
Court-developed resource to assist attorneys in analyzing immigration petitions for review.
Senate Judiciary Committee: Subcommittee on Border Security and Immigration
Senate committee responsible for immigration and citizenship laws and oversight.
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Political Science and Public Administration
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