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This database is a collection of French language articles in the humanities and social sciences. Full text coverage is available from 2001. The main subject areas covered by CAIRN are history, economics, psychology, political science and sociology.
This site contains full text post graduate theses from Caltech.
Cambridge Core provides access to unique, scholarly content published by Cambridge University Press, in one user-friendly and fully searchable online platform.
Temporarily, access to the online journals is 2004-2007. We are working on correcting this situation. If you need more current article, please submit an interlibrary load request. We will get it for you as quickly as possible. We apologize for the incovenience.
This database provides access to the full text of books from the Cambridge Histories series. Athabasca University Library has access to full text content for items published prior to 2013.
Access all 18 volumes of “ the most important work of literary history and criticism ever published.” Coverage includes poetry, fiction, drama, essays, history, theology and political writing from the Middle Ages to the early 20th Century.
OCLC's Catalog of Art Museum Images Online — is a growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums. CAMIO highlights the creative output of cultures around the world, from prehistoric to contemporary times, and covering the complete range of expressive forms.
Works of art may be used for educational and research purposes during the term of the subscription, if they are properly credited. Images may not be published or otherwise distributed.
Access hundreds of Canadian multimedia collections created by Canadian youth, as part of the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy. Coverage ranges from federal institutions, such as the National Library of Canada, the National Archives of Canada and the Canadian Museum of Civilization, to the local histories and way of life of Canadian communities.
This image/text database from The Centre for Contemporary Canadian Art aims to document the work of Canada's professional artists, graphic designers, and art writers and to introduce and showcase them to a global audience.
An interactive national atlas from the Royal Canadian Geographical Society.
Start here to find information about Canada that was collected in the 2011 Census of Canada. There is a link to earlier Censuses. The link below enables you to search for information about specific communities. There are links to the new National Household Survey and previous versions of the Census.
Access historical information on disasters which have directly affected Canadians, at home and abroad, over the past century. Coverage includes disasters triggered by natural hazards, technological hazards or conflict (not including war). Find out where and when a disaster occurred, who was affected, and a rough estimate of the direct costs.
Access an online version of The Canadian Encyclopedia.
This bibliography of online Canadian federal government databases lists 377 databases publicly accessible on Government of Canada Web sites. Some of these databases require user registration.
Natural Resources Canada provides access to a fully interactive database of scientific literature citations and abstracts related to efficacy, environmental acceptability and cost-benefits of techniques used to control competing vegetation, insects and diseases in Canadian forestry.
Maintained by the Secretariat of the Geographical Names Board of Canada (GNBC), this is an authoritative source of over 350,000 official and formerly official geographical names in Canada.
If you need assistance retrieving data on the CIHI website, please contact Doug Kariel.
Access essays and book reviews from Essays on Canadian Writing Press (ECW Press) as well as a number of ECW Press monographs, biographies, essays and literary criticism. Made available through the TAL Subscriptions Alberta agreement.
This site is one of The Library and Archives of Canada's digital collections. It includes a brief history of mail order catalogues in Canada and also provides digital access to catalogues from a variety of companies.
CMPI is an index of articles from Canadian music periodicals and includes information about articles dating from the late-19th century to the present.
Canadian Newsstream "offers unparalleled access to the full text of nearly 300 newspapers from Canada's leading publishers, including The Globe and Mail. This full text database includes the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials, and features. Some backfiles date as far back as the late 1970s and 1980s. Content is updated daily so researchers always have timely access to new information".
Search the integrated archival union lists of publicly-accessible archives in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories and the Yukon. There are links to search separately the Archives Network of Alberta (ANA), the British Columbia Archival Union List (BCAUL), the Northwest Territories Archival Network (NWTAN), and the Yukon Archival Union List (YAUL).
The Canadian Opinion Research Archive makes available commercial and independent surveys to the academic, research and journalistic communities. Founded in 1992, CORA contains hundreds of surveys including thousands of discrete items collected by major commercial Canadian firms dating back to the 1970s.
Search CPI.Q for articles from Canadian and international journals, magazines, selected sections of the Globe and Mail, Canadian biographies, etc.
Canadian Points of View Reference Centre is designed to present various points of view on topics of current interest in Canada, and includes help sheets for writing thesis statements and evaluating materials for accuracy. Essays included within this database have been written specifically for this database.
Access a database of common and scientific names of poisonous plants, distribution by province and territory, descriptive information, references and links.
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Access Canadian magazines, newspapers, newswires, biographies, reference books, and an image collection. Includes some international (U.S. and U.K.) sources.
The Encyclopedia was originally conceived and developed by Gaetan Charlesbois, a Montreal theatre critic, playwright, and actor. The site collects and disseminates information on Canadian plays, playwrights and theatre practitioners. The editorial board is comprised of members of the Association for Canadian Theatre Research.
Access current cancer statistics in Canada. The database shows trends in cancer incidence by province and territory, by age group, over time, and for different cancer sites. Includes graphs and tables and instructions for downloading the information.
Access Canadian judicial and legislative documents from federal, provincial and territorial jurisdictions through CanLII (Canadian Legal Information Institute). CanLII is an excellent source for case-law and statutes and regulations.
Access Statistics Canada data on social and economic aspects of Canadian life using the Canadian Socio-economic Information and Management Database.
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Access current cardiovascular disease statistics in Canada. The database shows trends for cardiovascular disease mortality and hospital separations by province and territory, by age group, over time. Includes graphs and tables and instructions for downloading the information.
The Catalogue of Fishes, produced by the California Academy of Sciences, is an online directory of approximately 56,000 species and subspecies of fishes. It also includes images of fishes held in the CAS collection.
This database has over 500 full text publications covering business, finance and economics published in trade, academic and professional journals.
CBCA Complete is a comprehensive database of Canadian materials, and comprises CBCA Business, CBCA Education, and CBCA Reference & Current Events. It includes full text journal articles, trade publications, dissertations, books, newspapers and magazines.
Access some of the principal education literature published in Canada, including over 265 journals on teaching, educational research, and administration from current general and specialized magazines and newspapers.
This collection includes newspapers, newswires, television and radio transcripts, general and news magazines, and academic journals on Canadian current affairs topics including business, culture, literature, language, agriculture, history, government, and politics.
The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) is an international consortium of university, college, and independent research libraries. Founded in 1949, CRL supports advanced research and teaching in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences by preserving and making available to scholars a wealth of rare and uncommon primary source materials from all world regions.
CRL's deep and diverse collections are built by specialists and experts at the major U.S. and Canadian research universities, who work together to identify and preserve unique and uncommon documentation and evidence, and to ensure its long-term integrity and accessiblity to reesarchers in the CRL community.
The CCRIS database was developed by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and contains chemical records with carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, tumor promotion, and tumor inhibition test results. Data are derived from studies cited in primary journals, current awareness tools, NCI reports, and other sources. Test results have been reviewed by experts in carcinogenesis and mutagenesis.
This database, from the National Library of Medicine, allows users to search for detailed information about chemicals and substances.
This database of original source materials contains items which relate to the interaction between China and the West dating from the time of the first embassy to China in 1793. Each document is fully searchable, and the manuscripts have been indexed for easy access.
Use this reference tool from the Central Intelligence Agency to access political, economic, environmental, and geographic information for most territories and countries in the world.
Access full text and citations for journals from the fields of nursing and allied health. Includes legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials.
The Center for International Rehabilitation Research Information and Exchange (CIRRIE) database provides access to citations of international disability and rehabilitation research published between 1990 and the present.
CiteSeer is a scientific literature digital library and search engine that focuses primarily on the literature in computer and information science. CiteSeer aims to improve the dissemination of scientific literature and to provide improvements in functionality, usability, availability, cost, comprehensiveness, efficiency, and timeliness in the access of scientific and scholarly knowledge.
This site provide population statistics for most countries, states, provinces and cities. It also provides some historical data which identifies population change.
This online music database provides streaming access to classical music. It is browseable by genre and composer.
The Classical Scores Library provides full access to printed music scores from a range of composers and publishers. In addition to the full scores being available, it is also possible to listen to a recording of pieces if they are available in the corresponding Classical Music Library database.
The site provides access to a small, but easily navigated selection of online classic works of English Literature.
The Canadian Medical Association. Provides access to guidelines that are produced or endorsed in Canada by a national, provincial/territorial or regional medical or health organization, professional society, government agency or expert panel.
For current Canadian and world news access the CNW Group website. The site includes news releases, Webcasts, photos, multimedia presentations and many other resources. Established in 1960, CNW Group is a leading and legitimate part of Canada's journalistic and financial reporting processes, recognized in all major newsrooms and financial institutions as a key element in the dissemination and receipt of timely information directly from source.
Access a collection of evidence-based medicine databases, including The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
This database indexes and provides access to original and transcribed full-text documents. The collection includes Mexican Franciscan manuscripts from the 14th to the 19th centuries, literary Mexican periodicals of the 19th century, documents concerning Mexicans in the 19th century, and e-books.
Search this bibliographic database produced by the agencies of the National Institute of Health for topics relating to health and medicine.
Search this database to locate articles in areas related to communication studies and mass media. CMMC represents a merging of the indexes CommSearch and Mass Media Articles Index.
This content is now available through SAGE journals online.
Search this database to find full text articles in the areas of communication studies, business, education, European literature, journalism, language and linguistics, psychology and sociology.
The Community Information Database (CID) is a free internet-based resource developed to provide communities, researchers, and governments with access to consistent and reliable socio-economic and demographic data and information for all communities across Canada. The CID was developed by the Government of Canada’s Rural Secretariat in collaboration with the provinces and territories, other government departments, and community groups. The CID provides: * Access to over 500 pieces of data about your community or region, including: population, education, income, employment, families, and much more * An interactive map for displaying and accessing data * A tool for you to learn more about rural Canada
To access, click below the writing on the home page.
This database contains articles in subject areas related to computers, including business and industry, education, engineering, government and political science.
This database provides access to literature in the areas of computing and applied sciences. It indexes academic journals, professional publications and other reference sources.
The Conference Board of Canada E-Library database provides research on economic trends, organizational performance and public policy issues. These detailed reports are available in full text.
Access an extensive collection of critical essays on contemporary authors. Each entry contains a biographical/critical introduction, listing of principal works, and sources for further study.
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Access over 500 historical mathematics books that were scanned from originals held by the Cornell University Library.
This streaming video collection provides access to videos on the topics of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.
This resource provides access to the CPA Accounting Handbook and related resources. This resource was formerly known as the CICA Handbook.
Access a selection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri and books of quotations, as well as subject-specific online reference books for business, science, law, history and other disciplines.
This database provides access to articles in many different areas of criminal justice, including family, environmental, business and civil law, criminology, health policy, and law enforcement and corrections.
Use Commonwealth Universities Database Online Service (CUDOS) to locate higher education data from around the world. Information about Association of Commonwealth Universities members includes five searchable areas: institutions, staff, research interests, study areas and scholarship information.