Data Studies

This is by no means exhaustive.  These are references I find particularly insightful and useful. It is also material I use and have used for teaching.  I am continuously updating this page, and if you have suggestions do not hesitate to forward them.

Data Citation

Data Reading Lists

Journals

Books

Academic Sites/Blogs

Conference Materials

Data Related Blogs (also see DataViz page and for more resources)

Recommended Journal Articles and Conference Papers

Grey Literature

In the News

Media

Government Resources

Canada (Federal)

Canada (Provincial)

International

Global

Atlas of Canada

  1. 1906 National Atlas of Canada Maps (1st Edition)
    1. Telegraph Plates 10, 11, 12, 13, 45
    2. Telephone Plates 14, 15-16
    3. Lighthouses Plates 23, 24, 74
    4. Population Density 27-27A, 28-28A
    5. Railway Plates 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
    6. Explorers Plate 32
  2. 1915 National Atlas of Canada Maps (2nd Edition)
    1. Telegraph Plates 31-32, 33-34, 35-36, 37-38
    2. Lighthouses Plates 49-50, 51-52, 53-54, 81
    3. Population Density Plates 27-28, 29-30
    4. Railway Plates 33-34, 41-42, 43-44, 45-46, 122
    5. Explorers Plate 57-58
  3. 1957 National Atlas of Canada (3rd Edition)
    1. Television and Radio Plate 91
    2. Population Density Plate 48
    3. Distribution of the Population 46, 47
    4. Weather Stations Plate 32
    5. Geodetic Survey Plate 4
    6. Public Libraries, Museums and Art Galleries Plate 94
  4. 1974 National Atlas of Canada (4th Edition)
    1. Communications 227-228, 229-230, 231-232
    2. Weather Stations 47
    3. Population Density 105-106, 107-108
    4. Railways and Canals 203-204, 205-206, 207-208
    5. Air Transportation 223-224, 225-226
    6. Ports and Harbours 209-210
    7. Exploration 73-74, 75-76, 77-78, 79-80
  5. 1985 National Atlas of Canada (5th Edition)
    1. Telecommunications Systems
    2. Population Density
    3. Road Transportation Network
    4. Water Transportation Infrastructure
    5. Air Transportation Network
    6. Railway Transportation Network
    7. Exploration (1497-1650, 1651-1760)

Geomatics

Natural Resources Canada

Relevant Websites