How to Find Information in a Library and on the Internet Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title How to Find Information in a Library and on the Internet

Creator

  • Author: Platt, Suzy
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Information Management Specialist, Information Research Division

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2004-12-15

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This guide to finding information in libraries and on the Internet has been prepared for constituents who want to learn more about topics that interest them. It includes background directories, current information, reference books, and websites for government, politics, legislation, and other sources. It lists a number of Internet search engines, which can be used at many public libraries. It also suggests guides on how to search, including one for kids.
  • Physical Description: 6 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Humanities
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Research
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Libraries
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Science policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Infrastructure

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: 97-76
  • Accession or Local Control No: 97-76_2004Dec15
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc855954