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Home page of the Commerce Research Library. The Commerce Research Library is a federal library serving the U.S. Department of Commerce.

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Featured Video: Getting Started with FT

The first time you access the Financial Times from the direct link you will be prompted to create a standalone FT account. Watch our quick video to learn how to get started.

Library News

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Covers subjects such as global affairs, current events, and domestic and international policy. It produces content daily on its website and in four print issues annually. Includes digitized issues of print magazine back to 1970.

U.S. Department of Commerce staff based out of Commerce HQ and International Trade Administration staff worldwide can now access

Check out our latest booklist! China

Our updated booklist on China is available now! Check out our entire collection of booklists.

Discover ebooks at the Library


Attend this training for tips and tricks for searching, accessing, and reading ebooks from the Commerce Research Library. Participants of this webinar will learn to navigate eBook platforms including OverDrive Libby and ProQuest eBook Central.

Tuesday, June 27, 2023
10:00am - 10:30am


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Did you miss Dr. Economy's recent presentation? The recording of CRL Presents: Liz Economy on China’s post-covid strategy and implications for U.S. policy is ready to watch.

After watching the recording dive deeper into the topics discussed.


Our updated booklist on Data Visualizationis available now! Check out our entire collection of booklists here.