Clark Memorial Library

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Almanacs & Statistics

Do you want an easy and efficient way to show how countries change over time with reliable data?  Check out Gap Minder created by Hans Rosling.  This simple tools pulls data from strong sources, such as the UN and the World Bank, to easily show change over time.  It is an excellent tool if a visual aid is needed for a class or presentation.  For demonstrations watch the below videos:

- 200 years that changed the world (4 min)

- The seemingly impossible is possible (19 min)