- My NYPL
Tools and Services
- Using the Library
I am a...
- Classes & Events
- Support the Library
Best of the Web: Reference » Public Records
Find useful tips and resources for performing background checks and people searches.
Provides links to free government sites along with some important non-government sites which permit searching for public records.
A portal to real estate public records and property information.
A collection of Websites containing publicly available information.
With data on real estate in selected cities compiled from government sources, this site is useful to tenants as well as prospective buyers and renters. It provides property records, maps, photos, building permits and violations, and the demographics of the area surrounding a given address.
Offers an annotated list of sources of public records and public information.
An extensive directory of links to free public records databases on the Internet.