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New York State and New York City
New York State

Governor's Page

NY State Legislature NY State Assembly

NY State Senate

New York State Data Center - Access various statistical information on New York State.

Budget Office

Comptroller's Page

Tax Forms of New York

NY State Education Department

Statistics About NY State Schools

Criminal Justice Services

Health Department

Office of Professional Medical Conduct - This office is responsible for investigating complaints about physicians, physician assistants and specialist assistants.

New York State Department of Labor

Public Employees Relations Board

NY State Library

New York Department of State

New York City

Office of the Mayor

Mayor's Management Report
Serves as a public report card on City services affecting the lives of New Yorkers.

City Wide Performance Report

My Neighborhood Statistics

Department of City Planning

New York City Map Portal

Neighborhood Maps   - See the whole city or select a specific neighborhood.

Zoning Maps

NYC Department of Education

Department of Ed. Library

    Find full text reports and other publications here.

NYC Department of Health
A mixture of health information and statistics.

Community Health Profile
Short profiles covering • Demographics • Mortality • Adult Hospitalizations • Maternal and Child Health • Health Status • Health Care and Preventive Services

Vital Records
Find out how to get birth, death and other records here.

Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs
Get information about services for immigrants and information about NYC's immigrant residents.

Department of Juvenile Justice

NYC Fire Department

NYC Police Department

Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)
Find subway service news, bus and train maps, even tourist information here.

Voter Information

Find Out Who Represents You
Sponsored by the venerable League of Women Voters, this search allows you to find your representatives for local, state and federal government. The League of Women Voters also publishes a directory which provides basic information about city, state, and national governments; an alphabetized directory of New York City's elected officials; and maps of congressional, state senate, assembly, and city council districts.

Voter Registration

NYC Campaign Finance Board
Provides voter guides and other information about the electoral process.

New York City Council

New York City Charter and Administrative Code
To view the online versions click on the "Laws of New York." Then scroll down to the bottom of the list to the "Miscellaneous Section." There you will find both the New York City Charter and the Administrative Code. Print edition is available in the Library Lower Level.


New York CityMap

Other Local Resources

Columbia University Libraries NY State Resources - Columbia University also has a well thought out collection of government and non-governmental sites. This page in particular gathers often elusive New York City specific information on the Web.

Maps Stats Kings County
A statistical portrait of Brooklyn brought to you by FedStats. No maps though.

Gotham Gazette
Citizen's Union along with other non-profit organizations presents this alternative look at NYC government and politics.

NY State Government Information Index
Click on the state and get a list of official and other links to materials about that state.