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Finding Canadian Facts Fast
How to find and use information about almost anybody or anything quickly, cheaply and legally

Overbury, Stephen
Publisher:  Methuen, Agincourt, Canada
Year Published:  1985  
Pages:  165pp   Price:  $19.95   ISBN:  0-458-99150-3
Book Type:  Handbooks/Manuals

Library of Congress Number:  Q180.55.M4096 1985   Dewey:  001.4
Resource Type:  Book

A guide to research skills.

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Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
How to Use This Book

PART ONE APPROACHES

1 Telephone Interviewing Techniques
2 A Journalist's Notebook
3 Getting Tough: Police Interrogation
4 A Private Eye Tackles Information
5 Looking Back: A Historian's Approach
6 A Cabinet Minister's Approach
7 Researching Fiction
8 Tracing Ancestors
9 Library Research
10 Research in the Sciences
11 A Lawyer's Methods

PART TWO SOURCES

12 Using Libraries in Canada
13 Accessing Local Government Sources
14 Accessing Provincial Government Sources
15 Accessing Federal Government Sources
16 Unravelling Court Records

Bibliography
Index
Credits

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