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F1000 Posters Open Access

An open access repository for posters and slide presentations. It contains thousands of posters and slides from a variety of disciplines.

F1000 Research Open Access

An Open Science publishing platform for with research from the life sciences.

FAOSTAT Some Full Text

FAOSTAT provides time-series and cross sectional data relating to food and agriculture for some 200 countries.

Fed in Print Open Access

Access to research published by the US Board of Governors and 12 Federal Reserve Banks.

Federated Research Data Repository (FRDR) Open Access

The Federated Research Data Repository (FRDR) is both a repository of datasets from researchers affiliated with Canadian institutions and a federated search tool that you can use to search multiple data repositories, including Scholars Portal Dataverse and Statistics Canada public use microdata files (through UBC's Abacus). A list of repositories that are searched by FRDR can be found here. Note that some datasets will be available openly and some will not be; accessibility will depend on the sharing permissions and license used by the person(s) who deposited the data.

Film Scripts Online AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Film Scripts Online Series contains over 1,100 scripts and makes available, for the first time, accurate and authorized versions of copyrighted screenplays. Now film scholars can compare the writer’s vision with the producer’s and director’s interpretations from page to screen.

Films on Demand AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This online streaming video database provides access to a range of content across areas of the AU curriculum.

FindLaw for Legal Professionals Some Full Text

Search the Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law 1996 through the FindLaw Web site which provides legal resources on the Internet for legal professionals, businesses, students and individuals.

Fine Arts and Music Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database for full text articles on fine arts, music, literature, history, and popular culture. Also known as Gale OneFile: Fine Arts, it places millions of articles at the fingertips of serious students of drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.

First Nations Periodical Index

This index to journals of mainly Canadian native content, includes Canadian Journal of Native Education, Native Studies Review, and Canadian Journal of Native Studies.

FirstSearch AU staff and students only

Go to FirstSearch to access a suite of OCLC databases, using a common search interface to locate information sources in a variety of subject areas.

FP Advisor AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

AU Library's subscription to FP Advisor provides access to FP Advisor and FP News modules.  As of December 2019, the name of the database was changed to FP Advisor from FP Infomart

Francopresse Some Full Text

Access full-text selected news items published in francophone newspapers.

FRANTEXT AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database from the ARTFL Project (University of Chicago) provides access to "nearly 2000 texts ranging from classic works of French literature to various kinds of non-fiction prose and technical writing from the 16th to the 19th century." To access new additions to FRANTEXT search Encore: New Additions to the Main ARTFL Database.

Free Medical Journals Site Some Full Text Open Access

This site is dedicated to the promotion of free access to medical journals over the Internet. Journals are listed by specialty, and alphabetically by title, and non-English journals are listed as well.

Free On-Line Dictionary of Computing

This is a searchable dictionary of acronyms, jargon, programming languages, tools, architecture, operating systems, networking, theory, history, and anything to do with computing.

French Women Writers AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database from the ARTFL Project (University of Chicago) provides access to works by French women authors from the 16th to the 19th century.

Frontier Life: Borderlands, Settlement & Colonial Encounters AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Frontier Life provides over 240,000 images and 7,895 documents pertaining to the frontiers of North America, Africa and Australasia. This collection has a wealth of primary source documents including 68% of the collections dedicated to North America, and 20% of that material specific to Canada.