VOTE: Elections and More

Find out how to register to vote, check your registration status, learn about the 2020 election, and more!

Know the Issues

Once you know the potential candidates, you'll want to learn a  little bit more about them. Every candidate and elected official from President to local government can be easily and instantly accessed through the Voter's Self-Defense System.

Use Project Vote Smart to find candidate's voting records, biographical and contact information, positions on the issues (political courage test), public statements, campaign finances and more.

Political Polls

Real Clear Politics 2020 election polls
Quinnipiac University poll election 2020
Gallup poll 2020 elections
FiveThirtyEight 2020 election polls

Did You Know You can 1.Track and 2.Check Your Absentee Ballot?

If you requested an absentee ballot the Ohio Secretary of State website allows you to track your ballot. You can check and see the date your application was received and processed with the Board of Election (BOE), what the application type is (usually absentee), the date the application was processed by the BOE, and the date your ballot was received.

Library's Issue Databases

Search the library's subscription databases below for more information on issues being discussed in political campaigns.

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