ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries

June 13-17, 2011
Ottawa, Canada

Bringing Together Scholars,
Scholarship and Research Data

Hosted by the University of Ottawa

Area Attractions

Ottawa is a large, multicultural city with the warmth and welcome of a smaller town. Here, you can delve into history, art, Canadian culture and politics. You can explore the diversity of Ottawa’s multicultural neighbourhoods and hunt for local and exotic treasures. And you can wander through the green and pastoral parks and visit the rural areas of the city. Come to Ottawa and experience Canada’s capital city. (City of Ottawa Web site)

Unofficial List of 5 Things To Do in Ottawa

  1. Parliament Hill and the Parliament Buildings
    Take a free tour of Canada’s House of Commons and Senate.
  2. Byward Market
    Discover unique shops and boutiques, and indulge in great cuisine.
  3. National Gallery of Canada
    Enjoy great art in a great venue.
  4. The Haunted Walk
    Take an evening tour to learn about local ghost stories and the City’s darker history.
  5. Canadian Museum of Civilization
    Learn about various aspects of Canadian life and culture in this huge museum.

More about the city

Getting out and about

Dining and Restaurants

You may also wish to consult these online Ottawa food Web sites OttawaFood or RestaurantThing


Check out Ottawa Festivals and Where Ottawa to find out what’s happening in Canada’s capital.