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Getting Government Information

Getting Government Information Online

Have you ever wondered if you have an FBI file? Or got a hankering to find out just how your local town officials have been spending money? Come to this workshop to learn the basics of FOIA (Freedom of Information Act, for the US government), the Public Records Act (a FOIA equivalent in Massachusetts), and other laws guaranteeing your access to government information. 


Workshop instructor: Laura Quiter, Copyright and Information Policy Librarian

Location: Online

Tuesday, October 17, 2023
10:10am - 11:00am
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
  Alumni     Faculty     General Public     Graduate Students     Library Donors     Staff     Undergraduates  

Registration is required. There are 96 seats available.

Event Organizer

Laura Quilter
UMass Amherst Libraries