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Work-life balance, ecosystem accounting, & causes of death: A few recent Statistics Canada Daily highlights
When you think of Statistics Canada, is the population census the first thing that comes to mind? I suspect that's pretty common -- the census is, after all, a huge undertaking that touches on (and measures) all of us.
But Statistics Canada is about so much more than just the quinquennial counting of citizens! Here are just a few of the cool things they've published in the last few months (and yes, I'm aware that my definition of "cool" may need some work!):
We have a short-term trial underway for a couple new modules in our super-popular Passport GMID database. Would love to hear your opinions! Do you think the modules below would be useful in your research and teaching? Let us know!
Thousands of video tutorials from experts on software programs, design, and business skills: lynda.com via SFU Library has been renewed
I'm pleased to share the news that SFU Library has renewed our expanded lynda.com subscription for 2014.
OK, so I missed Hallowe'en for this one, but I couldn't resist a post on the business of death care...