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Government Apps

There are hundreds of Federal apps for all major platforms as well as mobile websites that work across various platforms. The apps and mobile websites created by Federal and state governments generally fall into a few basic categories:  government and legal document and data apps, government services apps, government website apps, and consumer tools apps.

You can search for particular government apps through app stores and marketplaces for various devices.  There are also two good government resources for government apps and mobile websites. 

Federal Mobile Apps Directory - you may view apps by agency, by topic, or by mobile platform and links are provided to allow download for free or to view the mobile website

State Mobile Apps Catalog - you may search by state, by category, or browse a list of all apps and links are provided for download

Government and Legal Document and Data apps>

Congressional Record

Presidential Documents

US Constitution

Today's Document - National Archives and Records Administration

America's Economy - Census Bureau

Federal Budget

Digest of Education Statistics - National Center for Education Statistics

Government Services apps>

IRS2Go  - Internal Revenue Service

USAJOBS - Federal career and job search site

BARD - National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped

dwellr - Census Bureau

Government Website apps>

Whitehouse

Congress

NASA

CDC - Centers for Disease Control

FBI

EPA - Environmental Protection Agency

VA - Veterans Affairs

Government Consumer Tools>

Fuel Economy - Department of Energy

Alternative Fuels Data Center - Department of Energy

Currency Identifier - Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Border Wait Times - US Customs and Border Protection

Heat Index Safety - Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Ladder Safety - National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

Internet Speed Test - Federal Communications Commission

TSA - Transporation Security Administration