Learn to navigate the world of government information! Improve your government information searching skills and ability to find various reports, policies, regulations, and more. In addition, we will show you how to discover research institutes and think tanks.
By the end of this workshop, you will be able to:
Find Canadian parliamentary and non-parliamentary government documents using library catalogue and the Canadian Research Index database
Find federal and provincial documents online
Finding conference proceedings can be tricky! This hands-on session will introduce you to deciphering conference proceedings citations and provide you with the tools to navigate the often complicated search process.
By the end of this workshop, you will be able to
Ever wanted to try Open Source GIS but didn’t know where to start? Here you will learn how Open Source compares to the “Big Guy’s”. This workshop builds on “Getting Started with ArcGIS” (a recommended prerequisite for those with no previous GIS experience) but isn’t absolutely necessary. This workshop introduces users to a different environment to create maps with GIS.
By the end of the workshop, you will be able to:
Understand what QGIS is and it’s capabilities