Academic OneFile

The premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the sciences, technology, medicine, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects – authoritative and comprehensive. Millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions; updated daily.

Academic Search Complete

Academic Search Complete is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 7,900 full-text periodicals, including more than 6,800 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 11,900 journals and a total of more than 12,600 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings and more.

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AGRICOLA

AGRICOLA contains bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library. This database contains more than 4.8 million citations. The citations are comprised of journal articles, book chapters, monographs, theses, patents, software, audio visual materials and technical reports related to agriculture. AGRICOLA encompasses all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines, including animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming and farming systems, agricultural economics, extension and education, food and human nutrition, agricultural engineering and technology, and earth and environmental sciences.

Alberta Research Portal

The Alberta Research Portal is your gateway to a world-class collection of primary sources. This outstanding resource provides all Albertans with perpetual access to the Gale Primary Sources database, with 69 unique primary source collections, including extensive resources related to First Nations and Indigenous peoples, the Archives of Human Sexuality and Gender, Associated Press Collections, Smithsonian Collection Online, Sabin Americana, 25 titles from Gale Virtual Reference Library, to name but a few. This includes monographs, photographs, newspapers, poetry, original documents, records, and more.

AllData Automotive Information *on campus access only

Created by experts, for experts, ALLDATA is the leading provider of OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) service and repair information to the professional automotive service and collision industries. ALLDATA’s suite of products are trusted worldwide by more than 300,000 technicians in 80,000 shops.

Alt Health Watch

Alt Health Watch focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It offers libraries full-text articles for more than 180 international and often peer-reviewed journals and reports.

American Fisheries Society

The American Fisheries Society (AFS) publishes a suite of journals for aquatic resource professionals. These journals – Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, featuring papers on basic fisheries science; North American Journal of Fisheries Management, covering management research and recommendations; North American Journal of Aquaculture, providing guidance for those who breed and raise aquatic animals; Journal of Aquatic Animal Health, concentrating on health maintenance and disease treatment; and Marine and Coastal Fisheries, an international, open-access online journal devoted to marine, coastal, and estuarine fisheries – are available to individuals, organizations, and libraries worldwide.

Applied Science and Technology Full Text

Look here for fast, convenient access to the most important sources in applied science and technology – much of it from peer-reviewed journals. This database features full text, graphs, charts, diagrams, photos and illustrations that convey an abundance of data in scientific and technical articles. Full text coverage for selected periodicals is also included.

ATLA Religion Database with ATLA Serials

ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials combines the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion with ATLA's online collection of major religion and theology journals. Coverage in this database begins in 1908, although indexing for some journal titles extends back into the 19th century. Full text is provided for more than 285,300 electronic articles and book reviews, from 150 journals selected by leading religion scholars in the United States. This database is produced by the American Theological Library Association.

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Bibliography of Native North Americans

Bibliography of Native North Americans (BNNA) is a bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history and life. This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend and literacy. BNNA contains more than 137,000 citations for books, essays, journal articles and government documents of the United States and Canada. Dates of coverage for included content range from the 16th century to the present. The database is an essential research tool for anthropologists, educators, historians, political scientists, sociologists, psychologists, legal and medical researchers, linguists, theologians, ethnobotanists and policy makers. BNNA will appeal to anyone interested in exploring the contributions, struggles and issues surrounding North America's indigenous peoples.

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Biological and Agricultural Index Plus

This database indexes articles, reports of meetings, review articles, special supplements and book reviews dating from 1983 to the present. Subjects covered include animal husbandry, biochemistry, botany, cytology, ecology, entomology, environmental science, fishery sciences, forestry, food science, genetics, horticulture, microbiology, nutrition, physiology, plant pathology, soil science, veterinary medicine, zoology and much more. Biological and Agricultural Index offers coverage of more than 240 periodicals, many of which are peer-reviewed, including a wide range of scientific journals pertaining to biology and agriculture from publishers such as the U.S. Department of Commerce, Annual Reviews, Inc. and American Journal of Botany.

Birds of North America

BNA Online provides comprehensive life histories for each of the 716+ species of birds breeding in the USA (including Hawaii) and Canada.

Business Source Complete

Business Source Complete is the world's definitive scholarly business database, providing the leading collection of bibliographic and full-text content. Included as part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database are indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals, dating back as far as 1886.

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Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII) *unrestricted

CanLII is a non-profit organization managed by the Federation of Law Societies of Canada. CanLII's goal is to make Canadian law accessible for free on the internet.

Canadian Newsstream

From sophisticated cities to sprawling prairie ranchland to rugged coastal fishing towns, Canadian stories are told every day through its newspapers. ProQuest’s Canadian Newsstand provides access to over 150 current Canadian newspapers, including The Globe and Mail (1977 to present), The Gazette (1985 to present), Ottawa Citizen (1985 to present), The Province (1989 to present) and the Winnipeg Free Press (2006 to present). Canadian Newsstand – updated daily – provides access to the news your patrons need for in-depth research or casual reading with local, national and international news, editorials, reviews, obituaries and more, all in one place. Research the latest news out of Parliament, access sports results at your desktop or discover letters to the editor expressing the importance of community in Canada’s small towns.

Canadian Periodical index

Use this database to find articles from a comprehensive list of Canadian and international journals, magazines, selected sections of The Globe and Mail, Canadian biographies and other reference content from Gale, all with a Canadian focus.

Canadian Reference Centre

Canadian Reference Centre combines Canadian magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books to create the largest collection of regional full-text content available to Canadian libraries. This database includes leading Canadian periodicals and international (U.S. and U.K.) periodicals in full text; full-text reference books; over 66,000 full-text biographies and an image collection of over 502,000 photos, maps and flags, including more than 86,000 images from Canadian Press.                                                                                                                            

CBCA Database

Canadian Business and Current Affairs (CBCA) Complete is Canada’s most comprehensive and diverse full-text online database. CBCA Complete combines content from three focused CBCA databases, including CBCA Business, CBCA Education, and CBCA Reference and Current Events. With high-quality indexing for over 1,600 publications, CBCA Complete provides more than 540 publications in full-text. Broad coverage from a Canadian perspective spans agriculture, business and economics, education, government and politics, health sciences, history, literature, medical sciences, social sciences and many more subject areas.

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Child Development and Adolescent Studies

Child Development and Adolescent Studies is today's source for references to the current and historical literature related to growth and development of children through the age of 21. This database includes all of the issues of Child Development Abstracts and Bibliography from 1927 - 2001 previously published by the Society for Research in Child Development, plus new coverage on child rights and welfare issues.

CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature) Complete

CINAHL Complete provides indexing for more than 5,400 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health. The database contains more than 5.4 million records dating back to 1937. Offering complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association, CINAHL covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines. In addition, this database offers access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters. Searchable cited references for more than 1,400 journals are also included.

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Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text

This comprehensive database includes full text and bibliographic records of leading journals in the criminal justice field. With coverage of more than 600 journals from around the world, it is an essential collection for students and scholars researching criminal justice and criminology. The database provides access to more than 320 full-text magazines and journals with more than 520,000 records.

Curio (CBC- Radio Canada)           

Launched in October 2013, Curio.ca is CBC and Radio-Canada’s online subscriber-based streaming service developed expressly for the Canadian educational community. Curio.ca gives teachers and students streaming access to the best in educational video and audio from CBC and Radio-Canada. Our collection features thousands of programs and hundreds of teacher resource guides carefully curated to support provincial K-12 curricula and post-secondary courses across the country.

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) [Lund University Libraries] *unrestricted

DOAJ is a community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.

 

eBook Academic Collection

Offering more than 150,000 e-books, this collection includes titles from leading university presses such as Oxford University Press, MIT Press, McGill-Queen's University Press and many others. Multi-disciplinary subject coverage with unlimited user access.

Education Research Complete

Education Research Complete is the most authoritative online resource for education research. This massive file offers the world's largest and most complete collection of full-text education journals. It is a bibliographic and full-text database covering scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education and testing.

Environment Complete

Environment Complete offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine and freshwater science, geography, pollution and waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning and more.

ERIC (Educational Resource Information Center)

ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources. The database provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index.

Films on Demand

Films on Demand contains over 6,000 streaming videos with over 64,000 segments provided by the Films Media Group. And those numbers increase monthly as new titles are added. Digital content is available in bundled “collections” or as individual titles. No matter what digital content you choose, you have the flexibility to view it when and how you want.

Frontier Life

This digital collection of primary source documents helps us to understand existence on the edges of the anglophone world from 1650-1920. Discover the various European and colonial frontier regions of North America, Africa and Australasia through documents that reveal the lives of settlers and indigenous peoples in these areas.

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)

Designed specifically for student, faculty, and researchers, Gale’s eBook platform, GVRL, delivers titles covering the most-studied subject areas using technology built for today’s student workflow. GVRL is optimized for search, accessible simultaneously from any device, integrated with Google, and loaded with tools to encourage bookmarking, downloading, sharing and more.

Health and Wellness Resource Center

The Health and Wellness Resource Center is a rich, comprehensive resource unparalleled in the online industry. Published by Gale, it offers 24/7 access to thousands of full-text medical journals, magazines, newspapers, reference works, multimedia and much more. With easy-to-find answers via an intuitive and customizable interface, Health and Wellness Resource Center is the first-stop resource for consumers of all ages and skill sets.

Health Source - Nursing/Academic Edition

This full-text database offers a trusted source of nursing and allied health literature. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition covers an array of relevant topics, including pediatric nursing, critical care, mental health, nursing management, medical law and many more.

iPortal (Indigenous Studies Portal, University of Saskatchewan) *unrestricted

The Indigenous Studies Portal (iPortal) is a database of full-text electronic resources such as books, articles, theses and documents as well as digitized materials such as photographs, archival resources and maps focusing primarily on First Nations and Aboriginals of Canada with a secondary focus on North American materials and beyond.

Kanopy Video Streaming

Kanopy streams more than 26,000 films to over 3,000 higher education campuses worldwide, reaching millions of students around the globe. Our reach is now extending to public libraries across the world.

Literature Resource Center (LRC)

Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. The optional MLA International Bibliography module adds citations for hundreds of thousands of books, articles and dissertations from 1926 to the present, linked to full text where available.

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MasterFile Premier

This multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 2,050 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also includes more than 350 full text reference books, 84,606 biographies, 88,463 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags.

National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Virtual Library

This searches the NCJRS website and the websites of the agencies of the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs* and the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy.* The Office Justice Programs includes the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and the Office for Victims of Crime.

National Film Board Campus (General access)

Welcome to CAMPUS, the National Film Board’s video streaming service for the classroom and the primary source for Canadian film and media content across a wide range of subject areas.

National Film Board Campus (Instructor access)

Welcome to CAMPUS, the National Film Board’s video streaming service for the classroom and the primary source for Canadian film and media content across a wide range of subject areas. Instructor access allows educators to create individual account to utilize the tools and resources that make CAMPUS unique.

National Research Council Press

Full text of 15 journals, selected monographs and conference proceedings published by the National Research Council of Canada.

OmniFile Full Text Mega

Wilson OmniFile Full Text, Mega Edition is a multi-disciplinary database providing the complete content – indexing, abstracts, and full text – from six of Wilson's full-text databases: Education Full Text, General Science Full Text, Humanities Full Text, Readers' Guide Full Text, Social Sciences Full Text and Wilson Business Full Text. Full-text articles from five additional periodical databases are also included: Applied Science and Technology Full Text, Art Full Text, Biological and Agricultural Index, Index to Legal Periodicals and Books, and Library Literature and Information Science Full Text.

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Opposing Viewpoints In Context

Opposing Viewpoints In Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration, to marijuana. This cross-curricular research tool supports science, social studies, current events and language arts classes. Its informed, differing views present each side of an issue and help students develop information literacy, critical thinking skills and the confidence to draw their own valid conclusions.

Oxford Living Dictionaries Online (Oxford University Press) *unrestricted

Oxford Dictionaries focuses on current language and practical usage. The English site provides free access to the largest current English dictionaries and thesaurus as well as helpful tips on grammar, usage, spelling and more.

Peel's Prairie Provinces [University of Alberta, et al.] *unrestricted

Peel's Prairie Provinces is a resource dedicated to assisting scholars, students and researchers of all types in their exploration of western Canadian history and the culture of the Canadian prairies. This website contains both an online bibliography of books, pamphlets, and other materials related to the development of the Prairies, as well as a searchable full-text collection of many of these items.

PrepSTEP

PrepSTEP helps students and adult learners improve the skills required for academic and career success. PrepSTEP™ platform provides comprehensive selection of educational resources—including tutorials, practice exams, eBooks, flashcards, and articles—for basic skills mastery, academic success, job preparation, and career advancement.

ProQuest Research Companion (PQRC)

This database will help students do more effective scholarly research and support educators as they teach the core information literacy principles of finding, evaluating, and using information.

PsycARTICLES

PsycARTICLES offers access to the complete electronic catalogue of APA peer-reviewed journals, giving researchers the ability to explore more than a century of trusted research across he full collection. Updated weekly, the database includes First Posting of the latest articles, ensuring access to the newest findings and scholarship.

 

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Regional Business News

This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

ScienceDirect College Edition

ScienceDirect College Edition is a comprehensive subscription to meet the information and research needs of users from small two- and four-year undergraduate institutions. Content in the College Edition covers the subjects of health and life sciences, physical sciences, and social and behavioral sciences.

SciTech Premium Collection

Search full text and images for the leading periodicals in science and technology. Subject coverage includes computers, engineering, physics, telecommunications and transportation.

The Shakespeare Collection

Use The Shakespeare Collection to access and study an extensive collection of authoritative materials supporting literary, textual, historical and performance studies. Resources include the most recent Arden Shakespeare editions of the complete works, as well as editions and adaptations of Shakespeare's works, other works published during Shakespeare's time, prompt books, the Gordon Crosse Theatrical Diaries, criticism, reviews, images and reference.

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SocINDEX with full text

SocINDEX with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive and highest quality sociology research database. Its extensive scope and content provide users with a wealth of extremely useful information encompassing the broad spectrum of sociological study.

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SPORTDiscus with Full Text

SPORTDiscus with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for sports and sports medicine journals, providing full text for more than 415 journals indexed in SPORTDiscus.

Statista

Statista is an online statistics, market research and business intelligence portal.  It provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions, as well as from business organizations and government institutions.  It consists of over 1,500,000 statistics on over 80,000 topics from more than 18,000 sources. Apart from statistics, Statista also provides data on market forecasts, white paper studies, dossiers, industry reports, digital market outlooks and consumer market outlooks.

Videatives Streaming Services (Videatives, Inc)

Videatives continues to implement its mission to make children's thinking visible through the use of short video clips with supporting text. This format (video plus text) has great potential to map theory to practice and to generate theory from practice. It is our belief that good teaching results from helping children explicate their current theories rather than from directly teaching a new theory. Videative titles capture the details of what children know and how teachers can build from children's knowledge.

 

Wildlife and Ecology Studies Worldwide

Wildlife and Ecology Studies Worldwide- (1935 and earlier to present), produced by NISC, is the world's largest index to literature on wild mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians.

World History in Context

World History in Context reaches back nearly 5,000 years to chronicle the rise and fall of cultures and societies across all continents and eras. Rare primary sources combine with reliable references to put content into context for every learner.

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