This site contains documents related to the study of the American Presidency, including public papers, annual messages to Congress, inaugural addresses, radio addresses, acceptance speeches, presidential debates, party platforms, elections data, and an audio/video archive.
The Compilation of Presidential Documents collection consists of the Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents and the Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents which are the official publications of materials released by the White House Press Secretary. The GovInfo site contains the Compilation of Presidential Documents from 1993 to the present.
The Presidential Library system is composed of fifteen Presidential Libraries (Herbert Hoover to the present). These facilities are overseen by the Office of Presidential Libraries, in the National Archives and Records Administration. Presidential Libraries are archives and museums, bringing together the documents and artifacts of a President and his administration and presenting them to the public for study and discussion without regard for political considerations or affiliations.
The Public Papers of the Presidents is compiled and published by the Office of the Federal Register, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). The Public Papers series covers the administrations of Presidents Hoover to the present, except for the papers of President Franklin Roosevelt that were published privately before the commencement of the official Public Papers series.
The Miller Center is a nonpartisan affiliate of the University of Virginia that specializes in presidential scholarship, public policy, and political history. This site contains in-depth information reviewed by prominent scholars on each U.S. President and administration.
The White House Historical Association is a private nonprofit educational organization with a mission to enhance the understanding and appreciation of the Executive Mansion. The site contains biographical information on each president and first lady, as well as information on the architecture, arts, gardens, and grounds of the White House.