State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin.Gov is a compendium of information relating to the executive, legislative and administrative agencies of Wisconsin State Government. Included at this site are legislation and directory information pertaining to personnel of the various state agencies and legislatures.


BadgerLink, Wisconsin's connection to the world of information provides increased access to information resources for Wisconsin residents in cooperation with the state's public, school, academic and special libraries.

Wisconsin Blue Books

The full text of the Wisconsin Blue Books, going back to 1853. "The State of Wisconsin Blue Book remains the primary one-volume reference source about the state, documenting the organization of the state’s three branches of government (legislative, executive, and judicial). Typically, each volume includes extensive description and statistics on virtually all aspects of life in Wisconsin, including major sections on the state’s population, geography, history, election data, educational resources, social services, finance, agriculture, industry, transportation system, etc. Various useful lists are also provided, such as of statewide associations, news media, local governmental units, post offices, political parties, etc."

Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey

Maps, GIS data, and publications that may be useful in locating and understanding Wisconsin’s silica sand resources. In addition, well constructor's reports and USGS topographic maps are available for all Wisconsin counties for purchase from the Map Sales counter.

The State Historical Society of Wisconsin

This site provides links to home pages for many of Wisconsin's county governments.


WISCAT is the Wisconsin statewide online bibliographic database for all types of libraries. WISCAT is the major index for searching bibliographic information for Wisconsin State publications and also includes many federal government publications. Please consult the Government Publications Department for government publications which do not appear to be available at Karrmann Library. Items not available locally may be obtained full text online or through Interlibrary Loan.

STATE SITES (Including Wisconsin)

State and Local Government on the Net

This site is a searchable index with links to every state.

LOCAL SITES (Southwest Wisconsin)

City of Platteville Home Page

This site provides information about the city of Platteville.

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