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Corp. Intel.
Credit Bureaus
Listservs, etc.
Map Sources
Medical Sources
News Sources
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State sites
Vital Statistics
Weather Info.

Resources for Researchers


Mega-sites, licensing requirements, check out the individual state to see what it might offer you.

States - Pacific Information Resources Inc.
Pac-Info provides a current database of sites relating to state, county, and city webpages. I have found some gems, as well as lemons through Pac-Info, however their currency and vigilance to finding new sites weekly is to be commended. This is a large database, well organized, and current.
States - Divorce Laws by State
States - State Record Checks
Black Book Online is a well maintained and current source to most of the popular information sources.
States - Virtual Library: Law
Comprehensive and well maintained lead to any state laws available on the net.
States - Telephone Tape Recording Law per State
One Party/Two Party telephone tape recording laws compiled by Ralph Thomas of NAIS
States - Privacy Laws
EPIC's state by state guide to privacy laws
States - Property Search
Real Property Assessments Online for the 50 states and Canada.
CA - License Handbook 5th Edition (1997)
California provides the contact information to reach the agencies that distribute and manage individual licenses, certifications, and contracts.
FL - Government Information Locator Service
The Florida Government Information Locator Service is a virtual card catalog of government information available on the Internet and beyond with a focus on Florida.
FL - Department of Business and Professional Regulation
Use this page to search for individual licensees by name of individual.
FL - Comptroller's Website
Start here for Florida unclaimed property searches.
FL - Department of Insurance
A searchable database of doctors, dentists, and lawyer that have been sued for malpractice.
KY - Vital Records Index
Kentucky Vital Records Index
IL - Corporate Name Search
A bit lame. You can check for name availability within IL
ME - Search of Corporate Names
MO - Corporations Database Query
NC - Sec. of State
Business License Information Office, Corporations Division, Land Records Management Division
NJ - Real Property Tax Assessments
Plug in your address, name, or lot number and find out who owns what property.
NM - Corporations Information Inquiry
Corporation locator in NM
NY - Professional Licensing - Online License Verification
Use this page to search for individual licensees by name of individual. Very progressive, I wish all the states offered this.
OK - Patients' Resource Guide
This is a search engine that will list physicians alphabetically, and also provide information on specialization, licensure, and disciplinary actions, if any.
RI - Corporations Index
TX - PublicData.Com
Fee based! - Many public records of Texas including driver license, tags, criminal, sex offender, etc.
TX - Public Safety Online Database
Fee based!- Driver License Information, Concealed Handgun Licensing, Missing Persons Clearinghouse, Ten Most Wanted Fugitives,Vehicle Inspection Information, Conviction Records, Sex Offender Database, Downloadable Forms
UT - License and Registration
Licensing information. Also disciplinary actions.
VA - Department of Health Professions
Not a searchable list of names, but useful if you take the time to look through the newletters, and professions listed there.
VA - Vital Records Information
Contact information for of Virginia Vital Records Dept.
WI - Alphabetic Listing of County Clerks of Circuit Court

See Also:
Sex offender databases are becoming a primary method of disseminating prison release information.
Research the area, region or state's newspapers for the person you are looking for.
Check out what a social security or death check can return on your offender.

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