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Writing and Reporting


Montreal Area Resources
Government
Statistics

See also additional statistical databases and resources on the online reference guide

Judicial and Legal
Community

Quebec Provincial Resources
Government
  • CNW Telbec News Service
    Quebec government press releases and invitations to the media
  • Quebec Government (main page)
    Press releases; invitations to the media, lists of agencies, ministeries, organizations. This is a portal page and with extensive links to Quebec government websites.
  • National Assembly of Quebec
    Members of National Assembly, with brief biographical info; index by name or electoral division; lists of Committees and members; committee mandates and proceedings and calendar of proceedings; office holders; National Assembly proceedings; order paper and notices; debates, bills; votes and proceedings.
  • Elections Quebec
    Results and statistics on past provincial general elections, referendums and by-elections(past and upcoming)
  • Commission d'acces a l'information du Quebec
    Provides the procedures and list of official contact persons to write to in order to obtain documents using the Act Respecting Access to Documents Held by Public Bodies and the Protection of Personal Information in the province of Quebec.
Judicial and Legal
  • CanLII Quebec
    Judgements of Municipal Courts, Court of Appeal, Superior Court, Court of Quebec, Human Rights Tribunal, Professionals Tribunal
  • Decision des tribunaux du Quebec
    Full-text of judgments from Quebec courts. Allows searching by court (eg: Cour Superieur) and by date. See also the website of the Tribunaux du Quebec for links to the websites of the Superior Court of Quebec, the Court of Quebec and the Human Rights Tribunal.
  • Quebec Civil Code
  • Lois et Reglements du Quebec
    The full-text of Quebec laws, accompanying regulations and bills (projets de lois). See also CanLII Quebec.
  • Ministere du securite publique
    Statistics on crime, the coroners office, publications and reports.
Statistics
Company

Government:

  • CNW Telbec News Service
    Quebec government press releases and invitations to the media
  • Quebec Government (main page)
    Press releases; invitations to the media, lists of agencies, ministeries, organizations. This is a portal page and with extensive links to Quebec government websites.
  • National Assembly of Quebec
    Members of National Assembly, with brief biographical info; index by name or electoral division; lists of Committees and members; committee mandates and proceedings and calendar of proceedings; office holders; National Assembly proceedings; order paper and notices; debates, bills; votes and proceedings.
  • Elections Quebec
    Results and statistics on past provincial general elections, referendums and by-elections(past and upcoming)
  • Commission d'acces a l'information du Quebec
    Provides the procedures and list of official contact persons to write to in order to obtain documents using the Act Respecting Access to Documents Held by Public Bodies and the Protection of Personal Information in the province of Quebec.

Judicial/Legal:

Statistics

Company:

- See more at: http://library.concordia.ca/research/subjects/journalism/internetwriting1.php#sthash.l6O1ztmO.dpuf

Government:

  • CNW Telbec News Service
    Quebec government press releases and invitations to the media
  • Quebec Government (main page)
    Press releases; invitations to the media, lists of agencies, ministeries, organizations. This is a portal page and with extensive links to Quebec government websites.
  • National Assembly of Quebec
    Members of National Assembly, with brief biographical info; index by name or electoral division; lists of Committees and members; committee mandates and proceedings and calendar of proceedings; office holders; National Assembly proceedings; order paper and notices; debates, bills; votes and proceedings.
  • Elections Quebec
    Results and statistics on past provincial general elections, referendums and by-elections(past and upcoming)
  • Commission d'acces a l'information du Quebec
    Provides the procedures and list of official contact persons to write to in order to obtain documents using the Act Respecting Access to Documents Held by Public Bodies and the Protection of Personal Information in the province of Quebec.

Judicial/Legal:

Statistics

Company:

- See more at: http://library.concordia.ca/research/subjects/journalism/internetwriting1.php#sthash.l6O1ztmO.dpuf

Government:

  • CNW Telbec News Service
    Quebec government press releases and invitations to the media
  • Quebec Government (main page)
    Press releases; invitations to the media, lists of agencies, ministeries, organizations. This is a portal page and with extensive links to Quebec government websites.
  • National Assembly of Quebec
    Members of National Assembly, with brief biographical info; index by name or electoral division; lists of Committees and members; committee mandates and proceedings and calendar of proceedings; office holders; National Assembly proceedings; order paper and notices; debates, bills; votes and proceedings.
  • Elections Quebec
    Results and statistics on past provincial general elections, referendums and by-elections(past and upcoming)
  • Commission d'acces a l'information du Quebec
    Provides the procedures and list of official contact persons to write to in order to obtain documents using the Act Respecting Access to Documents Held by Public Bodies and the Protection of Personal Information in the province of Quebec.

Judicial/Legal:

Statistics

Company:

- See more at: http://library.concordia.ca/research/subjects/journalism/internetwriting1.php#sthash.l6O1ztmO.dpuf

National Resources

See also Government Information - Canada and Canadian Sources of Information

Government
  • Elections Canada
    Results of past federal general elections and by-elections
  • Parliamentary Internet
    Bills, debates, journals, committee memberships and mandates, reports, of the House of Commons and the Senate; biographical information, calendars, Library of Parliament background reports on topical issues.
  • Hill Times
Judicial and Legal
Statistics
  • Statistics Canada
    Latest economic indicators, consumer price index, population and community statistics. Worth highlighting are:
  • The Daily
    The news bulletin of Statistics Canada for daily news on economic indicators as well as special reports.
Company
  • Sedar.com
  • Provides access to company and investment public filings with the Canadian Securities Administors. Searchable by company name.
  • Edgar
    Provides access to Securities and Exchange Commission filings of U.S. and major Canadian companies

For additional resources with company information, see Company Information


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