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Using Government Data to Write a Book about Government Data

(Federal Depository Library System)

  • Speaker: Robert Lopresti; Librarian for Government Information; Huxley College of the Environment, Maps, and Canadian-American Studies; Wilson Library; Western Washington University
  • Learning outcomes: This webinar will illustrate how an experienced Government information librarian used public and private resources to write a book about Government statistics. “When Women Didn’t Count,” published by Praeger in 2017, is the first attempt to look at the changing roles and status of a segment of the country’s population through their appearance in Federal statistical publications. Participants will learn a variety of tools and strategies that were vital in doing the research.
  • Expected level of knowledge for participants: Some knowledge of Government information sources is necessary. The greater the level, the more users will get out of it..

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.fdlp.gov/news-and-events/3287-webinar-using-government-data-to-write-a-book-about-government-data?utm_source=newsletter_1413&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=webinar-using-government-data-to-write-a-book-about-government-data

Date:
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Time:
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Online webinar
Campus:
Alaska State Library ~Statewide

Event Organizer

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Jared Shucha

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