Information Resource Center

The Information Resource Center (IRC) of the U.S. Embassy in El  Salvador provides fast, accurate, and objective reference services on a wide range of U.S. subjects to Salvadoran government officials, journalists, non-governmental organizations, universities and businesses. The IRC offers access to major U.S. data sources, online databases, and Internet resources. It also has a reference collection and offers a variety of U.S. magazines and journals.


How to request information:
Students, librarians, journalists, government and non-government organizations, cultural representatives, academics, etc. are encouraged to send their inquiries by fax: (503) 2501-2931 or to our e-mail: Please include your name, organization, fax and/or e-mail and telephone numbers, and area of research interest, to help us respond to your request.

Note: We will NOT answer inquiries about visas, immigration, and citizenship matters. All such inquiries must be referred to the Consular Section.