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POLI 112 - Understanding International Development

Finding Country Information in OCtopus - Country Reviews

Country Reviews provides critical, in depth, country-specific intelligence covering demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental subject matter. 

  1. Click on the Image below - the Advanced OCtopus Search Engine will open in a new window.
  2. In the first search box enter the name of your country. For example, Peru
  3. In the second search box enter the phrase (in double quotes)  "Country Review".
  4. Click the big, black, Search Button on the right.
  5. The OCtopus Search Engine will now product a search results list of information sources that meet your search criteria; the search result  list will provide both current and historical information on the country you are investigating. 

For off-campus/wireless access to the OCtopus search engine, at Hello Guest prompt enter MyOkanagan username (current OC student id number) and password 

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