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Local State Federal Disclaimer
In an effort to make it easier for our community to find useful online resources, we have collected some resources related to federal, state, and local information on various topics.

Resources that say they are part of GALILEO require the GALILEO password to access from home. Please visit your local library for the password—it cannot be given out online or over the phone. The passwords expire each January, May, and August.

Local

United Way Resource Lists

City Code of Ordinances

City Websites

County Websites

Newcomer’s Guides

Newspapers

Tourist Information

 

State

Georgia Adoption and Fostering Information about requirements, costs, and agencies related to foster care and adoption of Georgia kids
Georgia Code Part of the Database Offerings in GALILEO, Georgia’s Virtual Library The full text of all currently enforceable Georgia State laws, searchable by keyword or by section; requires the GALILEO password
GeorgiaInfo  Part of the Database Offerings in GALILEO, Georgia’s Virtual Library Information about Georgia’s economy, geography, and people as well as statistics, government information and history; requires the GALILEO password
Georgia Legal Aid Information to help Georgia residents understand legal problems and find assistance
Emergency Preparedness through Red Cross Tips and activities to help families prepare for various emergencies
Foreclosures in Georgia Information about help for Georgia homeowners facing foreclosure
Georgia Banking and Finance Laws Information to help Georgia residents understand banking and finance laws
Georgia Consortium for Personal Financial Literacy Tips on creating bank accounts, budgeting, scams and more
Georgia Consumer Resource List Information about organizations in Georgia that assist with financial and consumer questions
Eldercare Locator Resources that help older adults and their families connect with the services they might need

 

Federal

Disclaimer

The external links on this page are provided for convenience and informational purposes. Northwest Georgia Regional Library System neither supports nor opposes points of view of the third-party websites on our resource pages. While we do our best to ensure the websites are functioning, safe, and appropriate for all ages at time of listing, we bear no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the external site or for that of subsequent links.

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