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Accessing Open Data

Accessing Open Data Online

This presentation will give an overview of the main open data sources at the federal, provincial and municipal level. For instance, we will talk about Statistics Canada, l’Institut de la statistique du Québec and the geospatial data from the Ministère de l’Énergie et Ressources naturelles (MERN). We will also cover the Montreal Open Data Portal. We will conclude by introducing the question of Research Data Management and where to find data produced by faculty and graduate students.

Learning outcomes:

  1. Identify the main types of open data
  2. Become familiar with various web sites and databases for government-generated data
  3. Understand the concept of research data management and locate sources of academic research data
Wednesday, October 27, 2021
9:00am - 10:30am
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
  Open Access Week  
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
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