Authoritative Website Resources

Click here for a printable PDF version of the Authoritative Sources List (with hyperlinks)


Depending on what state you are editing in, the resources will vary. Helpful resources include: state, county, and local government web sites, GIS portals on government web sites, state department of health web sites, local department of corrections web sites, local school district web sites, local fire department web sites, and genealogy and history web sites.


The following links are a few examples (not an exhaustive list) of official web sites you can use to find information (name, address, location) on structure features: