Start the Search

Sometimes it’s difficult to quickly and accurately identify sources of needed information. If you are looking for rural or tribal transit information, this section will guide you through the steps it will take to figure out where to start. The most successful searches share common elements and follow this process:

  1. Formulate a statement, question or information request 
  2. Narrow the topic by using the Internet and/or research databases 
  3. Identify and contact local, state, federal, and non-profit information clearinghouses