Election Day 2016

Election Day is Tuesday, November 8. If you are not registered to vote, you can visit any of our library locations and get registered. To vote in the November election, you'll need to be registered by October 11.

More Election Information

Visit the websites below, chosen by our Business & Government librarians, for current information!

Summit County Board of Elections
Go to your local Summit County Board of Elections for voter information and applications, ballot & precinct lookups and election results.

League of Women Voters of the Akron Area
The Akron area League of Women Voters provides information to help you make an informed decision when it’s time to vote. Their voter guide will be found in the “voter info links” section of their website.

Project Vote Smart is the place to go for checking out politicians voting records, biographies, positions, ratings, etc. A great site to gather some background info.

This group checks to see if statements made by politicians are factual, they dispel false rumors, and they report which groups are backing which candidates. It is a clearinghouse to find out what is true or not.

How much money have candidates spent on their campaigns? What lobby groups are spending the most for political influence? Who are the top individual contributors to political campaigns? OpenSecrets.org provides these answers along with fascinating additional information.