Thomson Nelson Guide to Web Research: Finance 2007-2008 by Grant HeckmanThomson Nelson Guide to Web Research: Finance 2007-2008 by Grant Heckman

Thomson Nelson Guide to Web Research: Finance 2007-2008

byGrant Heckman, William Rentz, Alfred L Kahl

Hardcover | November 27, 2006

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Fast and information-rich, the internet is a central resource for researchers. However, in the waves of online content that are available, it is often difficult to find quickly the most relevant information and ascertain the best resources for academic papers, reports, and projects. The Thomson Nelson Guide to Web Research (Finance 2007-2008) is designed to help students swiftly navigate and evaluate the best the web has to offer!The Thomson Nelson Guide to Web Research (Finance 2007-2008) provides an up-to-the-minute introduction to the techniques and resources that are useful for web research in finance. Because it is updated annually, it offers the best of the web for Canadian students. It can be used as a stand-alone resource or packaged at a reasonable price with any Nelson text!
Grant Heckman is a writing instructor and tutor at the University of New Brunswick - St. Johns Writing Centre. Grant is an accomplished musician. His theatrical scores include Margo Buttons The Unhinging of Wings, Michael OBrien's Mad Boy Chronicle, and Sir John, Eh?, which Grant co-authored with Jim Garrard and which was nominated f...
Title:Thomson Nelson Guide to Web Research: Finance 2007-2008Format:HardcoverDimensions:80 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.25 inPublished:November 27, 2006Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0176442502

ISBN - 13:9780176442507


Table of Contents

Introduction The Nature and Organization of the Internet The Strengths and Limitations of the Internet as a Research Tool Chapter 1: Finding Information Understanding URLs Planning and Refining a Search Search Engines Metasearch Tools Directories Finding Canadian Sites on the Internet Search Strategies Chapter 2: Resources Libraries Electronics Research Resources Government Information Listservs, Newsgroups, Chats, Blogs, and Bulletin Boards Email Reference Information Information on Academic Writing Chapter 3: Managing Information Evaluating Internet Sources Bookmarks Printing and Saving Online Information Keeping Up Chapter 4: Citing Internet Sources MLA Style APA Style CBE Style Web Sites Containing Information Chapter 5: Useful Finance Web Sites General Finance Portals Finance Organizations and Associations Data and Financial Markets Finance in the News Finance Through the Past Teaching Resources Careers in FinanceFinance Excesses