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CAIRN AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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.


Caltech Theses Some Full Text Open Access

This site contains full text post graduate theses from Caltech.


Cambridge Core AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

Cambridge Core provides access to unique, scholarly content published by Cambridge University Press, in one user-friendly and fully searchable online platform.

Note: This resource combines the e-book database Cambridge Histories Online and the journal article database Cambridge Journals Online.

Cambridge Histories Online AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

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.

Note: This resource is now called Cambridge Core.

Cambridge History of English and American Literature ebookSome Full Text

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.


Cambridge Journals Online AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Access journals from Cambridge University Press covering the sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

Note: This resource is now called Cambridge Core.

Camio AU staff and students only

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 Images may not be published or otherwise distributed.


Canada's Digital Collections Some Full Text

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.


Canadian Art Database Some Full Text

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.


Canadian Atlas Online Some Full Text

An interactive national atlas from the Royal Canadian Geographical Society.


Canadian Business Compliance Manual AU staff and students only

For over 25 years, small and medium-sized businesses have turned to the Canadian Business Compliance Manual for up-to-date, reliable answers to their accounting, legal and financial questions. Covering the issues that matter, it is your essential guide for critical information on the legal and business requirements, and the administrative and compliance issues every Canadian business must know.

Canadian Census Some Full Text

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.


Canadian Disaster Database Some Full Text

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.


Canadian Encyclopedia

Access an online version of The Canadian Encyclopedia.


Canadian Federal Government Databases Available Through the Internet

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.


Canadian Forest Management Database

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.


Canadian Geographical Names Some Full Text

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.


Canadian Institute for Health Information Open Access

The Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) is an independent, not-for-profit organization that provides data and statistics on Canada’s health systems and the health of Canadians.

If you need assistance retrieving data on the CIHI website, please contact Doug Kariel.
 

Canadian Labour Law Library AU staff and students only

Canadian Labour Law Library provides access to a range of materials on the topics of Canadian law, labour and employment, and civil litigation and criminal law.

Note: Canadian Labour Law Library has changed its name to Labour Spectrum

As of March 6, this resource is temporarily unavailble from the vendor's site.  We will get this rectified as soon as possible

Canadian Literary Centre AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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.

Note: To search a number of EBSCO databases at once, click on the "Choose Databases" tab from the database search screen.

Canadian Mail Order Catalogues Some Full Text

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.


Canadian Music Periodical Index

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 AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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".


Canadian North West Archival Network

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).


Canadian Opinion Research Archive Some Full Text

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.


Canadian Periodicals Index Quarterly AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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 AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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.


Canadian Poisonous Plants Information System Some Full Text

Access a database of common and scientific names of poisonous plants, distribution by province and territory, descriptive information, references and links.


Canadian Postal Code Directory

Click on "Find a Postal Code".


Canadian Professional Engagement Manual. (C-PEM) AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

C-PEM is designed to help practitioners perform efficient, cost-effective audit, review and compilation engagements for small- and medium-sized entities (SMEs).

Canadian Reference Centre AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Access Canadian magazines, newspapers, newswires, biographies, reference books, and an image collection. Includes some international (U.S. and U.K.) sources.

Note: To search a number of EBSCO databases at once, click on the "Choose Databases" tab from the database search screen.

Canadian Theatre Encyclopedia

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.


Cancer Surveillance On-Line Some Full Text

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.


CanLII Some Full Text

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.


CANSIM II AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Access Statistics Canada data on social and economic aspects of Canadian life using the Canadian Socio-economic Information and Management Database.

Password info: Vendor does not support password access.


Cardiovascular Disease Surveillance On-line

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.


Catalogue of Fishes Some Full Text

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.


CBCA Business AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital LibrarySome Full Text

This database has over 500 full text publications covering business, finance and economics published in trade, academic and professional journals.

Note: CBCA Business, Education, Reference, and Current Events databases can be searched simultaneously through CBCA Complete.

CBCA Complete AU staff and students onlyebookLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital LibrarySome Full Text

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.


CBCA Education AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital LibrarySome Full Text

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.

Note: CBCA Business, Education, Reference, and Current Events databases can be searched simultaneously through CBCA Complete.

CBCA Reference & Current Events AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital LibrarySome Full Text

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.

Note: CBCA Business, Education, Reference, and Current Events databases can be searched simultaneously through CBCA Complete.

Center for Research Libraries Some Full Text Open Access

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.


Champlain Society Digital Collection Some Full Text

The Champlain Society provides access to eighty-three volumes covering over three centuries of exploration and discovery. First-hand accounts of Champlain's voyages in New France as well as the diary from Sir John Franklin's first land expedition to the Arctic are included.


Charleston Advisor AU staff and students onlySome Full Text


Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System (CCRIS) Some Full Text

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.


ChemIDplus Some Full Text

This database, from the National Library of Medicine, allows users to search for detailed information about chemicals and substances.


China: Trade, Politics & Culture 1793-1980 AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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.


Chinese Research Perspectives Online AU staff and students onlyebook

The former Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Yearbooks have become part of the Chinese Research Perspectives series. As before the focus is on the six research areas: Economy, Education, Environment, Law, Population and Labor, and Society. The selection of contributions covers developments in China of particular interest to a Western (non-Chinese speaking) audience and occasionally differs from the Chinese-language yearbooks. The selected materials continue to provide Western readers with firsthand insights into the discussions of China’s top scholars on contemporary issues in their country.
 

CIA World Factbook Some Full Text

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.


CINAHL Plus with Full Text AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital LibrarySome Full Text

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.


CIRRIE Database of International Rehabilitation Research

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 Some Full Text

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.


City Population Some Full Text

This site provide population statistics for most countries, states, provinces and cities. It also provides some historical data which identifies population change.


Classical Music Library AU staff and students only

This online music database provides streaming access to classical music. It is browseable by genre and composer.


Classical Scores Library AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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.


Classics at the Online Literature Library ebookSome Full Text

The site provides access to a small, but easily navigated selection of online classic works of English Literature.


CMA Infobase: Clinical Practice Guidelines Some Full Text

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.


CNW Group Some Full Text

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.


Cochrane Library AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Access a collection of evidence-based medicine databases, including The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.


CogPrints Open Access

An electronic archive of papers in the areas of Psychology, Neuroscience, Linguistics, Computer Science, Philosophy, and Biology.
 

Colecciones Mexicanas ebookSome Full Text

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.


Collins Dictionary of Law AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

Collins Dictionary of Law is "designed to be a constant companion for all law students, and is the essential reference guide for the layman, particularly business professionals who need access to the special terminology of the law, including that of the European Union." Made available through xreferplus.

Combined Health Information Database

Search this bibliographic database produced by the agencies of the National Institute of Health for topics relating to health and medicine.


Communication & Mass Media Complete AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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.

Note: To search a number of EBSCO databases at once, click on the "Choose Databases" tab from the database search screen.

Communication Studies, English Literature AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This content is now available through SAGE journals online.


Communications & Mass Media Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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.


Community Information Database Some Full Text

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.


Computer Database AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database contains articles in subject areas related to computers, including business and industry, education, engineering, government and political science.


Computers & Applied Sciences Complete AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital LibrarySome Full Text

This database provides access to literature in the areas of computing and applied sciences. It indexes academic journals, professional publications and other reference sources.


Computing Research Repository (CoRR) Open Access

The Computing Research Repository (CoRR) is an open access repository for the Association of Computing Machinery.

Conference Board of Canada E-Library AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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.


Contemporary Literary Criticism AU staff and students onlySome 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.

Password info: Enter your student ID / Library ID (for staff) as the password.


CORE (COnnecting REpositories) Open Access

CORE (COnnecting REpositories) aims to facilitate free access to scholarly publications distributed across many systems. As of today, CORE gives you access to millions of scholarly articles aggregated from many Open Access repositories.

Cornell University Library Historical Math Monographs ebookSome Full Text

Access over 500 historical mathematics books that were scanned from originals held by the Cornell University Library.


Counseling and Therapy in Video AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This streaming video collection provides access to videos on the topics of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.


CPA Standards & Guidance Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This resource provides access to the CPA Accounting Handbook and related resources. This resource was formerly known as the CICA Handbook.


Credo Reference AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

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.


Criminal Justice Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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.


CUDOS AU staff and students only

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.