Wednesday June 24, 2015

The Norden iLibrary is now available through the OECD iLibrary.

Nordic publications play a key role as the outcome of the many projects and activities fostered and financed by the Nordic co-operation. Being primarily research-based analyses the publications form the basis for political decisions in the Nordic co-operation.

Every year around 100 new Nordic titles are published, approximately 65% of which are in English. They cover all the subjects that are part of the Nordic co-operation, with particular focus on:

  • Biodiversity
  • Education
  • Employment
  • the Arctic
  • Social welfare and health

(Source: OECD)

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Tuesday June 23, 2015

People often don't know their employment rights or entitlements.

The Ontario Ministry of Labour has created this handy little poster letting you know.

Want to know more? Check out the Employment Standard Act.

(Source: Carleton University)

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Monday May 11, 2015

OECD.Stat helps you extract data from across datasets. It is available, as a licensed database, to Carleton University students, faculty and staff, via the OECD iLibrary.

Please note: you must be logged in as a member of the Carleton University community to access this information. Use your CarletonOne account.

OECD.Stat includes data and metadata for OECD countries and selected non-member economies. OECD.Stat enables users to search for and extract data from across many databases under different themes such as agriculture and fisheries, development, economic projections, education and training, energy, environment, finance, globalisation, health, national accounts, productivity, regional statistics, social and welfare, etc.

(Source: OECD)

This first appeared on the MADGICAL Web on January 19, 2015.

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