The Information Resource Center (IRC) of the Embassy of the United States in Estonia provides current and authoritative information about the United States of America on legislative, economic, cultural, and social issues. It offers reference and research services to Estonian government officials, journalists and researchers with professional interest in the United States.

For the latest from the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Information Programs such as videos, photo galleries, articles, texts & transcripts, eJournal USA, publications, please visit IIP Digital.

Additionally, the public is welcome to send us reference questions by e-mail (NOT for Consular Services, Visas, or U.S. Citizen Services), at (Please note: The IRC does not provide information about Estonia. Such information is available on the website of the Estonian Embassy in Washington.


The IRC’s resources include access to U.S. government and commercial databases that include general reference materials as well as specialized collections of legislative information and full-text articles from a wide range of periodicals.

Useful Links

United States government official web portal:

The President of the United States:

Legislative Information:

State Department of the United States:

United States History and Culture: