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CITB03: Social Planning and Community Development

This guide will help students in CITB03 with finding information on neighbourhoods, demographics, newspaper articles, journal articles, and policy documents for their course assignments.

Learning Outcomes

Search Strategies

  1. You will explore the City of Toronto website to find census and demographic data for your neighbourhoods, and staff reports to help support your recommendations for your assignment. 

  2. You will identify a list of keywords specific to your topic in order to retrieve relevant newspaper articles in a library database for your Urban Communities & Neighbourhoods assignment. 

  3. You will learn to design and refine search needs and search strategies as necessary and based on search results.   

Key e-Resources

Undergraduate Research & Creative Events & Prizes

The University of Toronto Scarborough is committed to fostering the undergraduate experience. As part of this commitment, the UTSC Office of the Vice-Principal Research and Innovation and the UTSC Library launched two successful initiatives in 2016 which continue to evolve and grow every year. Of particular note, we’re pleased to introduce a new creative project stream for our annual Forum.

Each initiative provides an opportunity for students who have excelled in research, scholarship and creative activities to showcase their work and win cash prizes.

More Information

UTSC Undergraduate Research & Creative Forum - Application deadline: February 17, 2022 11:59 PM EST

UTSC Undergraduate Research & Creative Prize - Application deadline: April 11, 2022 11:59 PM EST

Patricia and Peter Shannon Wilson Undergraduate Research Prize - Application deadline: April 17, 2022 11:59 PM EST

Have questions?

Check out the links above for details, contact your liaison librarian, or join us at 1 of 2 drop-in info sessions: January 18, 2022 2-3 PM EST OR January 26, 2022 10-11 AM EST.

Lib4Life: Library skills workshops for school and life

 

lib4life logoThe UTSC Library’s Lib4Life workshop series is currently on hiatus.
 

Instead consider completing our Library Research Skills Modules. Please refer to the University of Toronto Libraries’ tri-campus workshops calendar to find more research skills workshops.