Gateway to the Greenbelt exhibit

Steacie Library will be hosting Black Creek Pioneer Village‘s exhibit, “Gateway to the Greenbelt”, from March 27 to April 2.

The exhibit, entitled, “Our Living Countryside,” highlights the Greenbelt‘s significant contribution to the quality of life in Ontario.

Greenbelt

The main goals of the exhibit are to educate the public about the Greenbelt and to promote the rural communities within the Greenbelt.

The exhibit explores the history of the Greenbelt’s countryside, its working landscape and rural communities, and its environmental significance.

The exhibit also includes educational and promotional materials about local Greenbelt farmer’s markets and products, as well as community events and outdoor activities.

This exhibit has been created by Black Creek Pioneer Village in partnership with the Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation. Black Creek Pioneer Village is a living history museum owned and operated by Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA).

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Web of Science/Web of Knowledge session

Date:     Monday, March 23, 2009
Time:     2:30pm – 4:00pm
Location:     SMIL Screening Room, York University

Web of Science/Web of Knowledge

Julia Hawks from Thomson Reuters will be reviewing new features added to Web of Science/Web of Knowledge as well as giving a heads up about what’s on deck from Thomson Reuters including:

* Century of Social Sciences
* Biosis Citation Index
* Proceedings Citation Index
* Incites (for tracking faculty publications and performance).

All interested faculty and students are welcome.