History of the Federal Judiciary
History of the Federal Judiciary


Judges of the United States Courts

Courts, Caseloads, and Jurisdiction

Teaching and Civic Outreach Resources

Judicial History Research Guide

Historic Federal Courthouses

The Judicial Branch: Administration, Staff, and Legislation

Federal Court Historical Programs

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Bruce Ragsdale, Director of the Federal Judicial Center's History Office, retired on January 9, 2015. A national search is underway for a new History Office Director.