Community Resources


Voter and Election Resources

Candidates, Issues and Voting Access Information
PA Voter Registration -- Register to vote online, review PA Voter ID law, find a polling place, file an election complaint, find election forms and resources
Voting in PA.GOV -- This guide will connect you with Pennsylvania’s voting and election services.
Dauphin County Polling Places -- Polling places list, voter registration information, election results -- A service of the League of Women Voters, find polling places, includes search by topic online voters' guide

Information Fact-checking -- A project of the University of Pennsylvania's Annenberg Public Policy Center -- A nonpartisan guide to money's influence on U.S. elections and public policy.
Snopes -- A shortcut to the politics section of the well known urban legends debunking page.


Local Information

Dauphin County Web Site
Trulia - Harrisburg community information
PA Commuter Services


Emergency Information

Libraries & Museums









Dauphin County government
Dauphin County Dept. of Community & Economic Development



PA Bureau of Consumer Protection/Attorney General
PA Department of Revenue
PA General Assembly
PA House of Representatives
PA Senate
PA State Data Center
PA State Web Site
Pennsylvania Office of the Governor


Local Government

Upper Dauphin Council of Governments
Municipal & County Officials

Dauphin County Municipalities:


Tax Help

Looking for IRS Tax Forms and Instructions?

tax formsDue to IRS budget cuts, the IRS will only provide public libraries with these three forms:

  • 1040

  • 1040A

  • 1040EZ

A limited number of paper copies of instructions for 1040, 1040A or 1040EZ will be available at The Library.

If you need paper copies of forms or instructions, the IRS provides these options:

  • Visit to view and download
  • Visit to order tax products to be delivered by mail
  • Call 1-800-829-3676 to order tax products to be delivered by mail

Visit any of our locations to get the available tax forms (printing or copy fees may apply), or pick up books and other materials to help you complete your taxes. Library staff cannot give tax advice but can help you access the information you need! Or, use some of the helpful links below to complete your taxes.


Internal Revenue Service Forms and Instructions

AARP Tax-Aide prepares tax returns and answers tax questions for low and middle-income taxpayers, age 60 and older. You can contact AARP directly by calling toll-free, 1-888-AARPNOW (1-888-227-7669) or by visiting their website.

AARP Tax-Aide Site Locator

IRS Free File provides options for free brand-name tax software or online forms plus free electronic filing. For more information, visit IRS Free File.

Pennsylvania Municipal Statistics Tax Report can help you find your municipality and county tax information.

The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) Programs offer Free Tax Return Preparation for You by Volunteers for taxpayers who qualify.


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