Berkman, Robert I. Find It Fast

ISBN 13: 9780062731036

Find It Fast

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9780062731036: Find It Fast

Whatever information you want, Find It Fast will tell you, step by step, how to track it down, whether it's consumer advice, information for your job or project, facts for starting a new business, or answers to questions on obscure topics.  Newly revised, the bestselling book gives expert advice on how to locate the best information sources, how to find and utilize the proffesionals behind those sources, and how to combine these techniques to complete an information search on any subject.

Fully revised and updated, this 5th edition includes hundreds of new web addresses-the "Best of the Best" for researchers- and reveals how to evaluate internet sources for reliability.  You'll also find expert advice on:

  • How to use search engines for fast facts and precise searches

  • How to avoid "Information Overload," the bane of today's researcher

  • How to tap into the huge storehouse of data available online from the U.S. government and from business sources

  • When and why it's still critical to use your library
  • And much more
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    Product Description:

    Complete with useful names and addresses, an up-to-date handbook offers step-by-step instructions for finding the most accurate information on any topic, from consumer products to jobs, through the Internet, CD-ROM databases, and libraries. Original."

    About the Author:

    Robert I. Berkman is founder and editor of the Information Advisory Newsletter. He has also taught "How to Be an Instant Expert" course at New York City's Learning Annex for several years. He is currently teaching a course for The New School on computer-based research and lives in Washington, D.C.

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    Berkman, Robert I.
    Published by HarperCollins Publishers (1990)
    ISBN 10: 0062731033 ISBN 13: 9780062731036
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