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Sport Information Resource Centre (SIRC)

Alternate Name OCR ; SIRC ; Sports Information Resource Centre
Location & Accessibility
Site Location RA Centre
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
House of Sport
2451 Riverside Dr
Ottawa, ON K1H 7X7
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Intersection Bronson St and Riverside Dr
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Agency that collects and shares qualified sports information with sport enthusiasts in Canada and around the world * serves the sporting community of Ottawa through: the creation of a sport database * SportDiscus * Email distribution services * The Canadian Sport Job Board * regular e-publications 
* Knowledge in Action: collects and archives educational sport information and to ensure individuals and organizations involved in sport are aware of and have access to it * helps all Canadians find information about the sport they love 
* Communication: through the websites, and * email distribution service is the central vehicle for the sporting community to communicate with national, provincial and international sport groups, media, universities and government agencies * Job Board: resource for sport related employment opportunities 
* Virtual Library: in the process of digitizing much of its collection to create a virtual library so that visitors can search the extensive collection on-line and obtain the complete document electronically 
* Podium Success: ensures that coaches, athletes, and administrators at major games have access to the SportDiscus
Hours Mon-Fri 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Contact a representative or drop in at the centre.
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Vary based on needs, visit the website or call.
Service Categories Archives ~ Sports/Recreation Issues ; Internet Information Resources ~ Sports/Recreation Issues ; Special Libraries ; Special Libraries ~ Sports/Recreation Issues ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Sports/Recreation Issues
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-231-7472
Fax Call first 613-231-7472
Social Media Facebook Instagram LinkedIn Twitter YouTube
Primary Executive Debra Gassewitz, President and Chief Executive Officer
Other Details
Established 1973
Funding Sale of Goods
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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