A research guide for writers and journalists. It offers practical advice and information for both new and experienced researchers, from organization and methods of research to obtaining information from foreign countries. This edition contains updated information on electronic research methods.
Now in its seventh edition, Research for Writers is acknowledged as the standard research guide for writers and journalists. This book offers a combination of practical advice and up-to-date information both to new and experienced researchers. It is highly regarded as an aide-memoire for the established writer. From organisation and methods of research to obtaining information from and about foreign countries, this compact book is an essential reference for any writer. With guidance on search engines, downloading, libraries, email addresses and websites, this fully revised edition includes the latest information on how to get the most from the Internet. 'packed with good advice' - Reference Reviews
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'This has become the recognised research guide in any genre: libararies, archives, reference books, record offices, registers, and of course the Internet - you name it, all the sources are here with guidance on making contact and on how to use their facilities.' Writing Magazine (July 2007)
About Ann Hoffmann
Ann Hoffmann ran a research service for writers for over twenty years. She now divides her time between research consultancy work and her own writing.
Research for Writers by Ann Hoffmann
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