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Political Science Research Guide: Government
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Poltext: Textual Data for Policy Analysis

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LiPaD: Linked Parliamentary Data

For information about LiPaD see:

"Digitization of the Canadian Parliamentary Debates." Canadian Journal of Political Science, 50(3), 849–864. (Opens in a new window)

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