Information Resource Center
The Information Resource Center (IRC) Athens is a research and reference service for Greek government officials, journalists, researchers and others with a professional interest in the United States. The Information Resource Center collections include online and CD-ROM databases, an up-to-date reference collection, recent U.S. government documents and extensive periodicals collections online and on CD-ROM.
The Information Resource Center can assist in locating and retrieving the following types of material: U.S. law or legal decisions, testimony before the U.S. Congress, U.S. policy towards Greece, the European Union or other regions, speeches and statements by the U.S. President or other U.S. officials, treaties between the U.S. and Greece, biographical information on American political, cultural or business leaders, recent articles from hundreds of American publications, web sites for official U.S. government policy and much more!
Qualified bilingual information resource specialists will assist you with inquiries and research by telephone, fax, mail and e-mail using the latest electronic resources. The center can also draw on specialized materials through a network of U.S. Embassy Infromation Resource Centers and contacts in the United States.
The IRC publishes bibliographies in certain subject areas and three monthly publications:
- The Latest, a compilation of articles on current issues,
- Latest on Humanities, and
- Library Info Alert,
all three available to subscribers only.
We will not answer inquiries concerning visas, immigration, and citizenship matters. All such inquiries must be referred to the Consular Section.
How to contact us:
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m
Monday through Friday (Closed on American and Greek Holiday)
The Center is open by appointment from 9:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m for specialized research and documentation queries in selected subjects.