JOUR 400: Reporting I (Local)


Textual Sources
County Communities
Student Government and Organizations
University Government
Other Sources (FOIA, etc.)



Textual Sources


County Communities

General Sources

  • Community Profiles 
    Click on the first letter of the town or city's name to access a page containing data on economic development, employment, utilities, taxes, transportation, health care, and local schools.
  • State and Local Government on the Net
    In the left sidebar, click on the Local Govt. pull-down menu, select Illinois, and click on Go.  An alphabetical list of county and community names will appear.  Each community name is linked to a town or city web site.
  • Community Information by Zip Code
    Includes population, housing, education, health, environment, business, and political statistics.






University of Illinois

General Information


Student Government & Organizations


University Government


Other Sources

Illinois Freedom of Information Act

Contact Us

Government Information Services, Access and Collections
450-F Main Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, Illinois 61801
Phone: (217) 244-4621

E-mail GovInfo



Mary Mallory, Coordinator, Government Information Services, Access and Collections, University Library

Karen Hogenboom, Numeric and Spatial Data Librarian, Scholarly Commons