Civics Center

Voting Information

Find Your Polling Place

Search for your Iowa address to find out where to go to vote.

Story County Voting Information

Voter registration, absentee voting, polling places, and elected officials for Story County residents along with information for college students.

Iowa Electronic Voter Registration

Do you have an Iowa ID but live outside of Story County? Register to vote or update your voter registration online using your Iowa driver’s license or ID number.

Iowa Absentee Ballot Request Form

Print and mail to your County Auditor to have an absentee ballot mailed to you.

Voting Rights Restoration - Executive Order 7 (Iowa Governor's Office)

Frequently asked questions and application for Restoration of Voting Rights for persons convicted of a felony.

Restore Your Vote (Iowa Secretary of State) 

Iowans with a felony conviction can take a quick survey to find out about voting eligibility, locate forms, and register to vote.

Know Your Judges

Learn about why judges are on your ballot, what makes a good judge, and access the 2020 Iowa Judicial Performance evaluation.



Fighting Fake News

How To Spot Fake News Infographic from IFLA: Consider the Source, Read Beyond, Check the Author, Supporting Sources?, Check the Date, Is It a Joke?, Check Your Biases, Ask the Experts

Image from International Federation of Library Associations.

Snopes is a reference source for researching urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation.


PolitiFact is a fact-checking website that rates the accuracy of claims by elected officials and others on its Truth-O-Meter.

International Federation of Library Associations

IFLA has published a short article and infographic on How to Spot Fake News.

Informable App

Test your news literacy with an App for Apple and Android devices.

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