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Collection Northern Ontario Business (NOB)
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- Textual record
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2012-2013, January-February 2014, 2015-2018, January-April 2019 (Creation)
- Northern Ontario Business
- Northern Ontario
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0.7 m of textual records. This collection contains an incomplete series of the Northern Ontario Business Journal.
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In 1980, Michael Atkins established the Northern Ontario Business newspaper to provide readers with relevant information about regional businesses, including the Far North, Northwestern and Northeastern Ontario regions.
Printed monthly, the journal provides articles about trends and forecasts of the regional industry. It also includes statistics and advertisements. It currently distributes to about 9000 subscribers, as well as many digital subscriptions. The digital edition has been available online since the early 2000s at www.northernontariobusiness.com.
The Northern Ontario Business "Events Division" organizes the following activities: Influential Women of Northern Ontario, Northern Ontario Business Awards, Canadian Builders Awards, Forty Under 40 Awards, and Sudbury Living Wedding Showcase.
Northern Ontario Business currently operates under the banner of Laurentian Media, parent company which also publishes the following magazines, newspapers and media sites: Northern Life, Sudbury.com, Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal, Northern Ontario Medical Journal, Sudbury Living, The Drift. Nonetheless, Michael Atkins remains president of Northern Ontario Business.
Scope and content
This collection includes newspapers published between January 2012 and April 2019.
Immediate source of acquisition
The collection, a donation from la Bibliothèque Maurice Saulnier, was acquired in 2016.
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No restriction imposed by the donor.
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Copyright Act applies. Reproduction permitted depending on the condition of the documents.
Collection journaux et revues de la Grande Zone argileuse.
Further accruals expected.
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