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Plain Language Resource Centre catalogue

Canadian Legal Information Centre. Plain Language Centre.

Plain Language Resource Centre catalogue

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Published by Multiculturalism and Citizenship Canada] in [Ottawa .
Written in English

  • Canadian Legal Information Centre. -- Plain Language Centre -- Catalogs.,
  • Law -- Language -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
  • Law -- Canada -- Language -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
  • Legal composition -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

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    Other titlesCatalogue du centre de ressources sur le langage clair et simple.
    StatementDepartmental Library, Multiculturalism and Citizenship Canada = Catalogue du centre de ressources sur le langage clair et simple / Bibliothèque ministérielle, multiculturalisme et citoyenneté Canada.
    ContributionsCanada. Plain Language Resource Centre.
    LC ClassificationsKE298.L4 C35 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination69 p. ;
    Number of Pages69
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19067099M

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    Footnotes. See Plain Language See, e.g., Joseph Kimble, Writing for Dollars, Writing to Please: The Case for Plain Language in Business, Government, and Law 64– (Carolina Academic Press ). The Language of the Law (Little, Brown & Co. ). 64 Fed. Reg. (Aug. 2, ).. Merriam–Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary (11th ed. ).. Id.. Drafting Examples from the Proposed .

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Subjects: Canada. -- Plain Language Resource Centre -- Catalogs. Law -- Language. Britain’s Plain Language Commission, a private-sector organization, has published a number of excellent books on plain language such as Lucid Law and other publications.

Doublespeak (), The New Doublespeak (), and Doublespeak Defined, by William D. Lutz, who formerly taught English at Rutgers University.

Resources. There are a variety of books, articles, videos, and journals that provide different perspectives on the value of plain language in areas as diverse as science, government regulation, and law.

Find useful writing tips and fresh points of view from today’s plain language innovators. The Plain Language Planner© (PLP) is a tool that translates common medical language into plain language. We are currently working on creating a pocket guide for this resource. The PLP© is also integrated into the Health Communication iOS APP.

and includes more resources. We recently updated this resource to include oncology terms, treatment. The Center for Plain Language is a (c)(3), non-profit organization. We help organizations create information that's easier to understand, which makes it easier to take action.

The Plain Language Association International (PLAIN). (December ). This web site provides free plain-language articles, writing tutorials, web links, news, networking opportunities, professional support, and an e-mail discussion group.

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The majority of our workshop participants over the past few years have consisted of new Canadians and young workers. Workshops typically last between hours. Newcastle University > Language Resource Centre.

Services and Support. Resources and Facilities. New Graphic Novels. Questionnaire Results. Tweets by LRCNewcastleUni. Resources & Facilities. Services & Support. Education Outreach. Professional & Business Language Training. Plain Language Guide for Individuals – Explains Coronavirus in plain language for individuals with developmental disabilities.

COVID and Your Health – Information for people with disabilities about coping during social distancing and staying connected.

How to Touch Your Face Less – A list of tools and techniques to avoid touching your face. Wollondilly Library and Information Service is an access point, our collection holds books, booklets and free information pamphlets.

Calendar of Events Book Discussion Groups >> The second Friday of each month at or the fourth Friday of each month at A regularly updated online resource containing a collection of evidence-based databases.

Reviews of different treatments feature a Plain Language Summary, with the aim of making the information accessible to everyone. All Australians have free access to the Cochrane Library as a result of the Australian Government funding a national subscription.

Community Resource Directory The Community Resource Directory is a comprehensive listing of agencies in Toronto that provide a variety of services to children, adolescents and.

If you would like more information on plain language or Easy English, or if you have a document that you would like translated, contact Scope’s Communication and Inclusion Resource Centre on or [email protected] Valerie SchifferDanoff is a mentor teacher and educational writer.

She is also the author of The Scholastic Integrated Language Arts Resource Book, The Pocket Chart Book, and Pocket Charts for Emergent Readers, all for Scholastic Teaching : Valerie Schifferdanoff.

Describes why plain language is a promising strategy for clearly communicating health information and improving health literacy. Plain Contains guidelines for creating plain language materials, as well as an overview of the plain language movement and tools for : Sarah Cantrell.

BOOKS. Writing for Dollars, Writing to Please by Joseph Kimble (Carolina Academic Press) – makes the case for plain language in business, government and the law (with research showing how plain language saves time and money) Oxford Guide to Plain English by Martin Cutts (OUP) – an easy-to-read guide on how to write plain English; GROUPS.

A plain language handbook for legal writers Mowat, Christine Legal writing KB D7 M Volume 1 2d ed. Carswell Thomson Reuters Book. This fun and plain-language guide helps readers take charge of their sexual health by exploring how to make sex safer and giving reader’s tips on preventing sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

The guide looks at risks based on the type of sex you’re having at the time and gives readers tools to prevent passing or getting an STI. This page provides links to reliable general health information websites.

For more specific health resources, please consult our Health Topics page. Note that the information available on the Patient Resource Centre’s website is for educational purposes only. Year: Available from: Pacific Forestry Centre Catalog ID: Language: English CFS Availability: PDF (request by e-mail) Available from the Journal's Web site.

† DOI: / † This site may require a fee. Legal information. The libraries are part of a Legal Information Access Centre project to provide an up-to-date collection of law books in plain language, as well as simple kits for writing your will or a letter to your landlord.

The Legal Answers website provided by the State Library of NSW provides similar information online. Local History. Find out about the rich local history of our city. The SLC is perfect as the primary resource for an adult Sunday school class, for personal study, or as a supplemental resource for any curriculum that follows the ISSL/Uniform Series.

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The American government's initiatives have revitalized the plain language movement in the US and gained the support of both the US President and Vice-President. In Canada we received high-level endorsement of plain language when our Prime Minister and Attorney-General expressed their support of plain language in greetings to the Plain Language.

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THE PLAIN LANGUAGE CENTRE CANADIAN LA w INFORMATION COUNCIL, Plain Language Resource Materials If you would like borrow, or obtain more information on titles listed in this bibliography, please contact the Plain Language Centre at the uddregs below.

Si vous roulez publieationg inserites dans uu VOuR. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary Winner of a Shingo Research and Professional Publication Award Lean Production Simplified, Second Edition is a plain language guide to the lean production system written for the practitioner by a practitioner.

It delivers a comprehensive insider's view of. Plain language and health literacy for the oncology family caregiver: Examining an English/Spanish mHealth resource. Seminars in Oncology Nursing, 33(3), doi: /j/sonca This series of frequently asked questions (FAQs) is published by Charity Central, a Canada-wide charity law education initiative of the Centre for Public Legal Education initiative supports Canadian charities with understanding and complying with the requirements of the Income Tax Act in the areas of receipting, fundraising, books and records, and accountability and transparency.

Plain language law search – Law and Justice Foundation Online plain language legal information. LawTermFinder Online database of legal terms, explained in plain language. Legal Information Access Centre (LIAC) – State Library Extensive plain-language information about the law. NSW Ombudsman or (02) This book introduces you to textual criticism of the whole Bible--the Hebrew Old Testament and the Greek New Testament.

In plain language and with illustration, Paul D. Wegner gives an overview of the history and methods, aims and results of textual criticism.

He explores original texts and fragments, examines errors and changes leading to discovery and a renewed confidence in the reliability 5/5(1). Plain language playbook UK Are you using plain language best practices. With limited time and short attention spans, it’s important to get your point across quickly — especially when government communicates with citizens.

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Resource Library. NOTE: Title 40 U.S.C. Section b has been recodified as 40 U.S.C. Section effective Aug In any of our documents where we refer to the authorities of Title 40 U.S.C.

Section b commonly known as the Trible amendment please substitute this new section. Overview. This illustrated booklet explains how taking HIV medications and maintaining an undetectable viral load can prevent HIV transmission.

Plain language information, for people living with HIV and their service providers, on the prevention benefits of HIV treatment. Patient Library Northeast Cancer Centre Telephone: () Ext. PLEASE NOTE-- Patient Library Resources are now located in the following areas: Brochures, Booklets, flyers are in the Main Lobby, Northeast Cancer Centre.

Book collections are located in the NECC Supportive Care and the Health Sciences Library. Writing Resources from Purdue (OWL) Open Access. Directory of Open Access Journals Elsevier's Open Access Options Wikipedia: Open Access Style Guides. AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors* APA Style Blog* Basics of APA Style* Citing Medicine* Cornell University*.

Facebook; Twitter; Youtube; Instagram; Keep in touch. NWT Literacy Council PO Box Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N6 (Google Maps)Telephone: Toll Free:. Plain Language Partners Ltd. is a consulting firm operating in British Columbia and Alberta.

COPYRIGHT Legal Resource Centre of Alberta Ltd. No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.How to write a book review, from Memorial University of Newfoundland.

Kurland, D. (c, ). How the language really works: The fundamentals of critical reading and effective writing. This site shows you how to recognize what a text says, what a text does, and what a text means by analyzing choices of content, language, and structure.

This is a treatise on legal writing. Coverage includes persuasive writing, legal drafting, style, legal language, and judicial writing. The book also includes a chapter of book recommendations and book reviews.