Welcome

Welcome to the Globalization Subject Guide at Carleton University Library. Globalization is "the act or process of globalizing : the state of being globalized; especially : the development of an increasingly integrated global economy marked especially by free trade, free flow of capital, and the tapping of cheaper foreign labor markets." (Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary)

Books

Data & Statistics

Data: 

Search <odesi> for data on globalization.

Statistics: 

Eurostat Yearbook

Government Information

International: 

Online publications:

Maps & GIS

Maps: 

Understanding Global Issues is a current events series. Each issue contains several pages of text along with a map on the same topic. See, for example, Globalisation 2008: change and continuity in a shrinking world.

For additional maps, see the Maps page.

Websites

Non-governmental websites that have resources relating to globalization. Click on the Government Information tab for websites from official sources.