The U.S. government is single largest producer of information in the world. Taxpayers are paying for the research and it is a happy moment when anyone is able to put it to use. For years the work is being done to make the information accessible with some of the best websites ever designed and done to make the info user-friendly and online. There are even kid games on Nasa.gov and via thomas.gov there is Ben’s guide.
Some of my favorite sites link from the library of congress’s: