Federal Search Gateways

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

http://www.cfda.gov/
The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) is a government-wide compendium of Federal programs, projects, services, and activities which provide assistance or benefits to the American public. It contains financial and non-financial assistance programs administered by departments and establishments of the Federal government.

Commerce Business Daily

http://cbdnet.access.gpo.gov/
The official online listing of Government contracting opportunities. Follow the provided guides to searching this very important database.

Federal Web Locator

https://www.lib.auburn.edu/govdocs/fedloc.php
Hosted by the Villanova Center for Information Law and Policy. Direct links to every federal program and agency.

FedWorld Information Network

http://www.fedworld.gov/
Search for grants, reports, and other important federal documents.

Grantsweb. Society of Research Administrators

http://www.srainternational.org/sra03/grantsweb/index.cfm
An exceptionally comprehensive and reliable list of resources. Covers government resources, private resources, federal policy information circulars (Office of Management and Budget regulations, etc.) and general information including e-journals, downloadable forms, links to discussions on intellectual property, newsgroups, etc. Direct links to every government office and department.