Tuesday May 26, 2015



Diversity of Berlin's neighbouhoods map shows Berlin neighbouhoods coloured according to the number of migrant residents in each Berlin neighbourhood.

It reveals a diverse city to the west of the old Berlin Wall and a far less diverse city in areas formally part of the GDR.

Data used are from the 2011 Census and produced by the Statistical Office for Berlin-Brandenburg.

(Source: Google Maps Mania)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Tuesday May 26, 2015  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Monday May 25, 2015

According to a new Ekos poll, commissioned by iPolitics, majority of Canadians polled ndicated they were against the Federal governments decision to erect a memorial to victims of Communism. Less than 1 out of 4 Canadians supported the memorial.

83% in the National Capital region provided a resounding no.

When asked if they could choose a new facility to be showcased in Ottawa, 38% indicated they would like to see a new National Library, on a grand scale.

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(Source: Ottawa Citizen)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in DATA on Monday May 25, 2015  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share

Gallopp Portal is an online publication portal which provides access to government publications (federal, provincial/territorial) and select legislative materials found in Canadian legislative and parliamentary libraries.

Learn more.

(Source: The Association of Parliamentary Libraries in Canada)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in GOVERNMENT INFORMATION on Monday May 25, 2015  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share

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