(accessible from home with your library card number)
Magazines, Journals, & Newspapers – Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry, arts, sciences, sports and more from newspapers, books and periodicals, many with full-text and images.
American FactFinder – Population, economic, and geographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
California County, Legislative District, and Region Data Profiles - Quick facts on the state of local economies, with information on unemployment, labor force participation, industrial categories, and basic demographics. From the California Center for Jobs & the Economy.
California Legislative Information - State bills and codes.
California Voter Foundation – Voting information, election results, and district maps.
CIA World Factbook - Information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
DMV Permit Practice Tests - Free permit practice tests written by experts, and online copies of official state study guides.
State & Local Government on the Net – Official state, county, and city government websites.
THOMAS – Federal legislative information from the Library of Congress.
United Nations Research Guides – U.N. documents and publications organized by subject from the Dag Hammarskjöld library.
USA.gov – Official information and services from the U.S. government.
Santa Barbara County Clerk, Recorder, & Assessor – Local elections information and links.
The Library does not have printed copies of federal or state income tax forms and information, nor does Library staff provide tax preparation advice. Forms, instructions, and information can be obtained from sources listed below.