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English 205: Business Writing: Search for Other Sources: Government & Local

For students working on Eng205 research reports

Other Source Types?

For students working on the Unsolicited Recommendation assignment:

You might find useful information for your topic on a credible web site, if this source type is allowed by your instructor.  The boxes on this page list starting points that might be applicable for certain topics.

If you are allowed to use web sites as a source for your paper, make sure to evaluate the credibility and appropriateness of the source.   Watch the Evaluating Web Pages video on this page to learn more.

Background Reading

Local Governments

UWM Information

Universities and Colleges: Statistics Sources

Evaluating Web Pages

More Web Searching Tips

For more guidelines on how to effectively search for websites and evaluate their credibility, refer to: