CLA Monteal: Getting up to date on Government information!

Date: 
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 - 18:00
Location: 
McGill University, Humanities & Social Sciences Library E-Classroom, 3459 McTavish St

Getting up to date on Government information!

Come join three experts and get up to date information on recent changes to government information in Canada.

Important information for anyone having to search government information resources at their reference desk!

Deena Yanofsky, Coordinator and Map and Geospatial Data Librarian at McGill Library’s Walter Hitschfeld Geographic Information Centre, will give an overview of the growing Open Data movement and describe and demonstrate the Ville de Montreal Open Data Portal, which presents Montreal civic data in one accessible place.

Also joining us will be McGill Library's Data Specialist Susan Czarnocki and Government Information Liaison Librarian Eamon Duffy, who will share their knowledge of changes to Statistics Canada access as well as government information services and sources.

When: Wednesday May 9th at 6:00pm

Where: McGill University, Humanities & Social Sciences Library E-Classroom, 3459 McTavish St

Cost: $3 CLA members and students ; $5 non-CLA members

Please RSVP to Jessica Lange : msjessicalange@gmail.com (or RSVP on Facebook)