Virtual Information Desk
Capital District Information
Albany-Colonie Chamber of Commerce http://www.ac-chamber.org/ Provides information about the Chamber, membership benefits, economic development in the Capital District, and links to member home pages and the on-line version Visions, the chamber monthly magazine.
Albany Guide http://albany.miningco.com -An
on-line guide to the Capital District including a chat room, bulletin
boards, calendar of events, a monthly feature article on nearly every
facet of life in the Capital District.
Capital District Regional Planning Commission Home Page http://www.cdrpc.org/ - Lots of local, state and national statistics from taxable sales to unemployment rates. Particularly useful for researching the economic condition of our area. Terrific list of links to other Capital Region-related Web sites.
Capital Region Libraries on the Internet http://www.cdlc.org/Member_Libraries/memLib.shtml - List with hypertext links to libraries in the region with an Internet presence.
City of Albany Web Site - http://www.albanyny.org
INTELLiCast: Albany Weather http://www.intellicast.com/ - Up to the minute weather and skiing conditions worldwide along with answers to most frequently asked questions. This link brings up the Albany page first.
Latham Area Chamber of Commerce http://www.lathamchamber.org/ The chamber's web site provides inforamtion on upcoming programs and a way to search for members.
National Weather Service for Albany NY - http://www.atmos.albany.edu/das/wx.html-Get the current weather report, forecasts, climate data and general weather information for Albany New York. Also includes links for Schenectady and Troy weather.
New York State Library Home Page http://www.nysl.nysed.gov/ -Includes information about the library, publications produced by the library and services provided by the library.
New York State Library Catalog - It contains records for over 1.4 million items in the New York State Library and the New York State Archives and Records Administration. Also available is The New York State Library gopher and the New York State Library FTP Archive which offers FTP access to a number of informational files and publications. All are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
Web-based version of the catalog- http://nysl.nysed.gov
Capital District of New York! http://dir.yahoo.com/Regional/U_S__States/New_York/ - More links to Capital District Information maintained and organized by Yahoo!
Welcome to New York http://www.state.ny.us/ -Official New York State government Web site. Offers access to the Governors budget and speeches, "I Love New York" tourism info, and state education and economic development projects.