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Saturday, November 12 • 10:10am - 11:30am
(28) No More Tears: Census Data LIMITED

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Helping patrons find Census data can be intimidating. This hands-on session will provide you with an overview of Census data and you will gain confidence by practicing searching for and downloading commonly used demographic data using American FactFinder. Participants will develop an understanding of the differences between the Decennial Census and American Community Survey and when to use each data set. The peculiarities of Census geography in Hawaiʻi, local sources of demographic data, and limits to Census data will also be covered.

Speakers
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Angela Barr

MLISc Student, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Angela is a third-year MLISc candidate at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. She has been employed as a high school teacher, an American Red Cross instructor, and most recently, an elementary school librarian. Angela, her husband, and two sons reside in Kailua, Hawaiʻi.
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Gwen Sinclair

Head of Government Documents & Maps, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Gwen Sinclair has 17 years of experience as a government documents librarian and teaches the government information class in the UHM LIS Program.




Saturday November 12, 2016 10:10am - 11:30am
University Classroom Building: Room 105

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