Veterans History Project (Library of Congress)
This project collects, preserves, and makes accessible the personal accounts of American war veterans so that future generations may hear directly from veterans and better understand the realities of war.
The History of Veterans Affairs
A chronology of the Veterans Day evolution in the United States.
Veterans Employment Information
Official site of the Federal Government's Human Resources.
Fed Hire Vets
A federal government job recruitment site created specifically for veterans.
U.S. Department of Labor -- Veterans' Employment and Training
Provides information on the services, rights, and programs for veterans seeking employment.
U.S. Department of Labor -- Veterans
This site offers a comprehensive list of services offered to veterans by the Department of Labor.
U.S. Office of Personnel Management Veterans Information
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) administers entitlement to veterans' preference in employment under title 5, United States Code.
Veteran Benefits and Insurance
Veterans Benefits Administration Home
Provides financial and other forms of assistance to veterans and their dependents.
Committee on Veterans Affairs
Committee jurisdiction includes compensation of veterans, life insurance issued by the Government due to military service, national cemeteries, pensions, etc.
Veteran Health and Rehabilitation
MedlinePlus: Veterans and Military Health
A reliable health resource created by the National Library of Medicine, this page specifically discusses common health issues associated with veterans and those serving in the military.
EEOC Addresses Employment of Veterans with Service-Connected Disabilities
This guide answers questions that veterans with service-connected disabilities may have about the protections they are entitled to when they seek to return to their former jobs or look to find their first, or new, civilian jobs.
Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Service Home Page
This program helps veterans prepare for, find, and keep jobs.
Application for Disabled Veterans or Survivors Exemptions
Provides a PDF of the Application for Disabled Veteran's or Survivor's Exemption form.
Disabled Veterans Affirmative Action Program (DVAAP)
Most departments and agencies in the Federal Government are required to have an affirmative action program for the recruitment, employment, and advancement of disabled veterans. View your specific department of interest to find their DVAAP.