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Canada

TRELLIS: Library Catalogue
Use Advanced Search to find government documents
Include geographic location (e.g. Canada, Ontario) as an author
Canadian Research Index 1982 to present
Federal, provincial and municipal government documents (available on microfiche)
Federal Publication Locator (Library and Archives Canada)
Legislative Assembly of Ontario Library Catalogue
Ontario government documents in print and online

United States

TRELLIS: Library Catalogue
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PAIS International 1915 to present 
(limit search to "PT = government document")
CQ Weekly (Congressional Quarterly) 1983 to present
First Gov Search
the U.S. Government's Official Web Search

International

TRELLIS: Library Catalogue
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Include "United States" as an author
PAIS International 1915 to present 
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Canada

TRELLIS: Library Catalogue
Find statistics in print, microfiche and from selected Web resources.For Statistics Canada publications, include "Statistics Canada" as author.
The Daily
Identify analytical articles, tables, publications, CANSIM numbers, contacts at Statistics Canada. Search TRELLIS to locate items.

Statistics Canada web resources

Web TablesCensus ResultsCommunity Profiles
Quick, freely available statistical tables.

The following three are for use by Laurier faculty, students, and staff for teaching and research purposes only:

E-STAT
For time-series datan and Census results. Updated once a year.
CANSIM
Time-series data and Census results. Updated daily if data available
TriUniversity Data Resources (TDR)

United States

TRELLIS: Library Catalogue
Find statistics in print, microfiche and from selected Web resources.

International

TRELLIS: Library Catalogue
Fine statistics in print, microfiche and from selected Web resources. Use the Advanced Search function, with statistic? (include the question mark) as one of the keywords.
OFFSTATS: Official Statistics on the Web
Free statisitics from official government agencies, arranged by country, region or topic.

Statistical databases

UNData
Large, comprehensive statistical database covering all countries of the world. Pulls together statistics from all the major UN sources. 
United Nations Statistical Databases
Includes demographics, social indicators, vital statistics, disability and national accounts.
OECD iLibrary
Access to books, journals, reports, papers and other resources from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
World Development Indicators
Development data from more than 200 countries.
World Factbook
Information on countries of the world prepared by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.