New York State Documents


You may also wish to consult the guide to NYS Statistics.

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NYS Depository Documents

Lehman Library is a microfiche depository for New York State documents published 1983-1996. For New York State documents published prior to 1983, please check the Butler Library card catalogs and CLIO. For documents published after 1996, please check the catalog of the New York State Library.

New York State documents microfiche are filed on the 200 level of Lehman Library. Bibliographic access to the microfiche collection of New York State documents in Lehman Library is provided through the Checklist of Official Publications of the State of New York (Z 1223.5 .M57 N55). Call numbers for New York State microfiche can also be located through a search on the catalog of the New York State Library.

All New York State documents published since 1996 have been scanned and are available as PDF files from the New York State Library. You can either search the New York State Library catalog, Excelsior, or browse through executive, legislative, and judicial documents by clicking here.

Major New York State Reference Titles

Various Columbia University libraries receive a small core reference collection of titles in paper. Most are cataloged and can be located through CLIO. Titles, call numbers, and library locations for major NYS reference titles are:

Official New York State Internet Sites

U.S. Federal Agencies in New York State

New York State Politics & Elections

Public Interest & Research Groups

Journals