Find government information

Under ‘FIND Government Information’ on the library's website, there are several subject guides for this topic:

Find government information online by using the library's customized Google search.

You can also find a list of government databases including the Canadian Research Index to the Microlog microfiche collection of federal and provincial documents on this page.

Parliamentary publications

  • Debates and reports from Parliament: the House of Commons, the Senate, and Committee documents can provide valuable information. Committees include testimony by witnesses with expertise on the topic being investigated
  • The Library of Parliament does a lot of background research on social policy issues, including Human rights, and Family, children and youth
  • Provincial legislatures are also very important sources of policy information

These international organizations have searchable websites:  look for “child* rights”