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AATA Online: Abstracts of International Conservation Literature

AATA Online provides access to abstracts of literature pertaining to the preservation and conservation of material cultural heritage, including works of art and archaeological and architectural sites and materials. Coverage includes journals, books, reports, conference proceedings, dissertations, audiovisual and digital resources, "Art and Archaeology Technical Abstracts" (AATA), abstracts published by the Fogg Art Museum and the Freer Gallery of Art and all of the AATA special subject supplements.

Note: The database does not require registration but users may register, at no charge, to set personal preferences and save searches.

ABI/INFORM Global AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

ABI/Inform Complete is a comprehensive business database which includes a large number of full text journals, dissertations, working papers, newspapers such as The Wall Street Journal and The Financial Times, and country and industry reports and data.


Academic One File AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This multidisciplinary database provides access to full text articles in a range of subject areas, with coverage dating back as far as 1980.


Academic Search Alumni AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

The database offers information in nearly every area of academic study including biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion & theology, and more.

Note: If you are a current AU student, staff or faculty member, we recommend that you search Academic Search Complete, a more comprehensive database.

Academic Search Complete AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital LibrarySome Full Text

Academic Search Complete is a multidisciplinary full text database which provides access to more than 5500 full text periodicals, the majority of which are peer-reviewed. It also includes abstracts for more than 9500 journals, and contains pdf content back as far as 1865. The database also includes monographs, reports, and conference proceedings.


ACJNet (Access to Justice Network) Some Full Text

A project of the Legal Studies, Faculty of Extension, University of Alberta, ACJNet makes available information and educational resources on justice and legal issues of interest to Canadians. There are links to Canadian news releases relevant to law and justice; a section on Canadian Law with quick access to bills, cases, by-laws, statutes, and other primary legal materials; information about law-related services; and a resource centre that links to electronic journals, magazines, newspapers and common ready reference tools such as dictionaries.


ACM Digital Library AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database from ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) to access quality information in the scientific computing field. Includes full text articles from ACM magazines, journals and conference proceedings as well as publications from affiliated organizations.


AfricaBib

This bibliographic database provides citations for articles on topics related to Africa and African women. It is searchable by geographic region and country.


African Index Medicus

The World Health Organization, in collaboration with the Association for Health Information and Libraries in Africa (AHILA), has developed an international index to improve access to what has been published on health issues in African countries and to promote global visibility of African medical and biomedical publishers.


African Journals Online Some Full Text Open Access

Use this database to search scholarly journals published within Africa and covering a variety of academic disciplines.


African Studies Abstracts Online

This indexing and abstracting service focuses on materials published about the sub-Saharan African region. It deals with a range of topics in the social sciences and humanities, including history, anthropology, geology, language and literature, geography and ecology.


African Women's Bibliographic Database

The database indexes books, government documents, articles in edited books, journal and other periodical articles, theses and dissertations, conference papers, and videocassettes published in English about African women. It is an "outgrowth of a three volume work published in 1989 by Greenwood Press that indexed materials on African Women published during the International Women's Decade, 1975-1985."


Agriculture Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database for information on topics such as agriculture, earth sciences, ecology, business and environmental science.


AHFS Consumer Medication Information AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database of medication information is a recognized standard for patient drug information. This trusted, independent resource is the backbone of consumer drug information for many popular websites, including the National Library of Medicine.


Alt HealthWatch AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Use this database to research topics in alternative medicine and health. 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.

American Chemical Society Journals AU staff and students only Open Access

Access full text articles from the journals Environmental Science & Technology, and the Journal of Chemical Education. You can also view over 1000 open access articles.

Note: To access full-text articles, select either Environmental Science & Technology or the Journal of Chemical Education from the Publications A-Z list. To browse open access articles, select "View all 1,000+ Open Access Articles".

Anthropological Index of the Royal Anthropological Institute

The Anthropological Index is based on the anthropology journal collection of the Anthropology Library at The British Museum. More than 100,000 records have been indexed, reaching as far back as 1957.


APIRS Online: The Database of Aquatic, Wetland and Invasive Plants

From the Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants, the University of Florida, this database provides information about research articles, books and reports on plant ecology, physiology, utilization and control.


Applied Science Full Text AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Applied Science Full Text provides access to scholarly materials in a range of subjects in the sciences including physics, atmospheric sciences, marine technology and geology.

Note: The collection is available through OmniFile Full Text Mega

Archive of European Integration Some Full Text Open Access

Supported by the University Library System, University of Pittsburg, this electronic repository and archive provides access to research materials on the topic of European integration and unification. Coverage includes independently-produced research materials and official European Community/European Union documents.


Arctic Science and Technology Information System (ASTIS)

The ASTIS database contains abstracts of government, academic and industry publications and research projects about northern Canada, and is maintained by the Arctic Institute of North America, University of Calgary.


ARIBIB: Astronomisches Rechen-Institut Bibliographical Database for Astronomical References

This database provides citations for articles on topics related to astronomy. Articles may be from conference proceedings or journals.


Art Full Text AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to scholarly publications in art, architecture, archaeology, and other related fields. Full text is available for select journals published since 1997.

Note: This collection is available through OmniFile Full Text Mega

ArticleFirst AU staff and students only

Search this index of articles from the table of contents pages of thousands of journals in Science, Technology, Medicine, Social Sciences, Business, the Humanities, and Popular Culture.

Note: To log in, use "100137078" as the Authorization number, and "smext2mxt" as the password.

Arts and Humanities Citation Index via Web of Science AU staff and students only

A citation index allows you to search an article's cited references and enables you to use a published article that you know to locate later articles that cite it. This index covers the world's leading arts and humanities journals and individually selected, relevant items from thousands of major science and social science journals.

Note: To search only the Arts and Humanities Citation Index, click on "More settings". De-select all databases except Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI) --1975-present.

arXiv.org e-Print archive Some Full Text Open Access

arXiv is an e-print database that provides access to materials in physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science and quantitative biology.


ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital LibrarySome Full Text

Search the full text version of the ATLA (American Theological Library Association) Religion Database. Covers religion and theology journals representing major religious faiths and denominations.

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

Bentham Open Some Full Text Open Access

This is a database of open access journals. The journal articles are freely accessible online and include both the sciences and the humanities


bepress Legal Repository Some Full Text Open Access

bepress is a searchable, browseable repository of law-related working papers from law schools and associations.

Note: Some of the peer-reviewed journals require guest registration for viewing full text.

Bibliography of Native North Americans AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library

Search for information about books, essays, journal articles, and government documents pertaining to the culture, history, and life of North America's indigenous peoples.


Biological & Agriculture Index Plus AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to research materials in the areas of biology, botany, environmental science, wildlife management, and agricultural economics. Select full text is available from some journals.

Note: This collection is available through OmniFile Full Text Mega

BioMed Central Some Full Text Open Access

BioMed Central is an independent publishing house committed to providing immediate free access to peer-reviewed biomedical research. Provides access to over 300 open access journals. It is possible to use BioMed to search for journals in PubMed.


BioOne AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

BioOne provides access to full text bioscience research journal articles. The focus of this database is content published by small societies and non-commercial presses.

Note: AU Library does not provide full-text access to subscription content in BioOne. To access subscription-only articles, please contact the AU Library Information Desk for assistance, or carry out a Journal Titles search to see if the article you need is available in another database. To view a complete listing of open access journals available in BioOne, please visit BioOne Open Access Titles.

BioOne Open Access Titles Open Access

BioOne Open Access Titles provides access to 19 full-text, open access bioscience research journals. The focus of this database is content published by small societies and non-commercial presses.
 

bioRxiv Open Access

A free online archive and distribution service for unpublished preprints journal articles in the life sciences.
 

Black Studies Center AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

The Black Studies Center provides full text access to scholarly research, historical newspaper articles and other publications on the topic of Black Studies.


Black Thought and Culture AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Access non-fiction writings by leading African Americans from colonial times to the present. The collection includes well-known works as well as unique and previously unpublished materials.


Blended, Online Learning and Distance Education (BOLDE) Research Bank Some Full Text Open Access

BOLDE contains details of books, articles, conference papers and reports on various aspects of distance and online education, from publishers in Australia and overseas. Material is drawn from the Australian Education Index, produced by Cunningham Library, with additional material sourced from a variety of international organisations and publishers. There are currently 11,847 records in the research bank.
 

Business Abstracts with Full Text AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Access to business magazines and scholarly journals, along with SIC and NAICS codes is provided in this database.

Note: This collection is available through OmniFile Full Text Mega

Business Economics and Theory Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database contains articles in the subject areas of business, economics, finance, agricultural economics, sociology and legal studies.


Business Insights: Essentials AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Athabasca University Library no longer subscribes to this database.  We suggest that you use BusinessSource Complete or ABI/Inform Global or one of the other databases listed in the Business and Management database list.

Formerly known as Business and Company Resource Centre, Business Insights: Essentials provides access to company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies, full text articles and detailed company and industry news and information.


Business Source Alumni AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database includes publications in nearly every area of business including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance, econometrics, economics and more

Note: If you are a current AU student, staff or faculty member, we recommend that you search Business Source Complete, a more comprehensive database.

Business Source Complete AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Business Source Complete provides full text access to a large number of articles on business related topics. It also provides author profiles and company profiles.

How to: How to search Business Source Complete

How to link: http://library.athabascau.ca/help/tutorials/b sc1.html


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.


Cambridge Journals Online AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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


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 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 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 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 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.

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.

Charleston Advisor AU staff and students onlySome Full Text


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.


Cochrane Library AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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


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 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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Defining Gender AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database contains primary documents, the majority of which are available for the first time in digital form. Documents include ephemera, diaries, periodicals, letters, and poetry, among other things, and have been fully indexed to allow easy access to the content.


Directory of Open Access Journals Some Full Text Open Access

This directory provides a searchable, browseable listing of freely accessible online scientific and scholarly journals in a wide range of disciplines.


Diversity Studies Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to articles in a variety of subject areas, including literature, history, culture, geography, business, and global studies.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac Diversity Studies Collection.

Ed/ITLib AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database is now known as LearnTechLib. Please visit LearnTechLib to access resource.


Education Full Text AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to a range of publications related to education, including adult education, distance education, library science, instructional media and teaching methods.

Note: This collection is available through OmniFile Full Text Mega

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

Education Research Complete provides access to literature published in the area of education, ranging from early childhood to higher education. In addition to indexing journals, it also contains full text for more than 70 books and monographs, and for a number of conference papers.


eHRAF Archaeology AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

Search or browse archaeological traditions in this full-text, fully-indexed archaeology database, published annually by Human Relations Area Files (HRAF). The documents (books, journal articles, dissertations) are indexed at the paragraph-level for quick retrieval of information.


eHRAF World Cultures AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

Search or browse cultures in this full-text, fully-indexed cultural database, published annually by Human Relations Area Files (HRAF). It focuses on mostly pre-industrial cultures from around the world, and on North American immigrant groups. The documents (books, journal articles, dissertations) are indexed at the paragraph-level for quick retrieval of information.

Note: Former name was eHRAF Ethnography

Eighteenth Century Journals I & II AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

The Eighteenth Century Journals I & II collection contains rare journals published between 1693 and 1799. Topics covered in these journals include all aspects of eighteenth century social, political and literary life. Among the specific subjects covered are marriage, morality, theatre and opera, religion, Alexander Pope, the Irish Rebellion, the French and American revolutions, radicalism and education.


Electronic Journals Library Some Full Text Open Access

The Electronic Journals Library allows you to search for academic scholarly journals on the web. It indexes titles that provide full text freely available on the web and those that only provide citations and abstracts. To locate full text for items which are not available freely, please search the AU Journal Title List by the name of the journal.


eLibrary Canada

The AU Library no longer subscribes to eLibrary Canada.  Please use the Discover search box tool on the Library's home page.  You can also use Canadian Newsstream to look for articles in Canadian newspapers.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


Emerald FullText AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Use this powerful business research tool to access full text articles and abstracts from international publications in a wide range of management disciplines including strategy, leadership, library and information management, marketing and human resource management as well as titles in engineering, applied science and technology.


English Historical Documents Online AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

English Historical Documents Online contains over 5,500 expertly indexed and fully searchable primary documents from 500-1914. Sources include government and cabinet proceedings, military dispatches, newspaper articles, pamphlets, personal and official letters and diaries. Covers political and constitutional topics and social, economic, religious and cultural history.
 

Environment Complete AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital LibrarySome Full Text

This database indexes literature published in the areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources marine and freshwater science, geography, pollution, environmental technology and law, public policy, and urban planning.


Environmental Studies and Policy Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database for full text articles on subjects including agriculture, biology, business, earth sciences, ecology, energy, mining, environmental studies, food science, political science and health and medicine.


ERIC Some Full Text Open Access

Search the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) database, sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education, for indexing and abstracts of journal and non-journal items in the field of education. ERIC Documents (items with an ED number) issued after 1993 are available fulltext.

through EBSCO

through FirstSearch

through ProQuest


Erudit AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

Érudit provides access to French language scholarly materials from journals, e-books, proceedings, and theses in the humanities and social sciences, and the natural sciences.


eScholarship Editions ebookSome Full Text Open Access

Access a collection of publicly available electronic books from academic presses on topics in the arts and sciences. The collection is searchable and can be browsed by subject, author, or title. eScholarship Editions are published by the California Digital Library.


Expanded Academic ASAP AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to a range of resources related to the humanities, social sciences, physical sciences and technology.


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.
 

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.
 

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.


Gale Artemis Literary Sources AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Gale Artemis Literary Sources integrates full-text literary content with metadata and subject indexing and provides workflow tools to analyze information. You can research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across your library's Literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.
 

Gale Literature Criticism Online AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Gale™ takes literature, history and culture to the next level with the largest, most extensive compilation of literary commentary available: Literature Criticism Online. Imagine centuries of analysis - the scholarly and popular commentary from broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books and periodicals - delivered in an easy-to-use 24/7 online format that matches the exact look and feel of the print originals. The net result is tens of thousands of hard-to-find essays at your fingertips. It's all designed to raise the level of research while providing the around-the-clock remote access that today's researchers demand.
 

Gale World History in Context AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital LibrarySome Full Text

Formerly known as History Resource Center: World, you can search this database to find research materials on topics and people related to history.


Gallica: la bibliothèque numérique ebookSome Full Text

The digital library catalogue of la bibliothèque nationale de France provides access to digitized works, images, and sound resources, the majority of which are in French. Coverage includes history, literature, sciences, philosophy, law, economics and political science and runs from the Middle Ages to the Nineteenth Century.


Gender and Work Database

This database focuses on providing information on gender and work from a feminist political economy perspective. The modules included are health care, migration, precarious employment, technology, unions, and unpaid work.

Note: Please be aware that the call numbers provided in this database may not be applicable in the AU catalogue. To find out if AU Library has an item, please do a title search in the catalogue.

Gender Studies Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides full text access to articles in subjects such as gender studies, health and medicine, multicultural studies, sociology and social work, and women's studies.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac Gender Studies Collection.

General Reference Center Gold AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to a range of general and scholarly journals and magazines in a variety of subject areas, including history, music, Canadian Studies, business, sociology, philosophy and religion and others.
 

General Science Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database for articles on topics such as architecture, archaeology, biology, chemistry, botany, computer science, physics, engineering and geography.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac General Science Collection.

General Science Full Text AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database for materials on scientific subjects, including biology, earth sciences, the environment, physics, astronomy and chemistry

Note: This collection is available through OmniFile Full Text Mega

GeoRef AU staff and students only

GeoRef is a comprehensive geosciences database which contains over 3 million references to articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports and theses. While full text is not provided directly through this database, in many cases full text content can be accessed through other databases AU Library subscribes to.

Google Scholar Some Full Text

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations.

Search Google Scholar Tutorial

Note:  To have links to AU Library resources display on your Google Scholar results list, please access Google Scholar through AU Library, enter your MyAU login, and then begin searching.
 

Health & Wellness Resource Center AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Athabasca University no longer subscribes to this database. We suggest that you use Health Reference Center Academic for your research or other resources in the Nursing and Health Studies area. The link will take you to the listing of the resources in this area.
 

Health Reference Center Academic AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search for journal articles covering topics such as fitness, pregnancy, medicine, nutrition, diseases, public health, occupational health & safety, alcohol and drug abuse, HMOs, prescription drugs, etc.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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.
 

HeinOnline AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

HeinOnline contains a vast amount of information covering England and the United States. The legal classic section covers legal history on a variety of topics from ancient to modern times. A large number of law journals from Canada and other countries can also be accessed from this site. Legal researchers will find information on international treaties as well as information on patents. This database now includes the new Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law collection.
 

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this full text database to find articles on advertising, business and industry, media relations, and economics, as they pertain to tourism, hospitality and leisure activities.

Human Resources Abstracts AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This databases provides citations and abstracts for materials related to the human resources field, including human resources management, employee assistance and organizational behavior.

Humanities Full Text Some Full Text

This database provides access to scholarly peer reviewed materials in the Humanities, including music, literature, art, history and criticism.


IEEE Xplore Digital Library AU staff and students only

The IEEE Xplore Digital Library is a powerful resource for discovery of and access to scientific and technical content published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its publishing partners. IEEE Xplore provides web access to more than four-million full-text documents from some of the world's most highly cited publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics.
 
Note: This resource was formerly called IEEE/IEE Electronic Library.

IEEE/IEE Electronic Library AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database to find research materials in the areas of computing science and electrical engineering.

Note: This resource is now called IEEE Xplore Digital Library.

IGI Global AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

This database contains two separate collections, InfoSci-Books and InfoSci-Journals available through IGI Global. It includes every e-book published by IGI Global, a computing science and information technology publisher, since 2000. Every journal indexed in this database is peer reviewed.

Note: If you would like to limit your search to one of the collections then open the database then change "Bundle type" to either InfoSci-Books or InfoSci-Journals.

Indigenous Studies Portal

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, maps, etc. focusing primarily on First Nations and Aboriginals of Canada with a secondary focus on North American materials and beyond.
 

Informa Healthcare AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

InformaHealthcare.com combines the pharmaceutical, life science and medical journal titles published by Informa Healthcare onto one platform to simplify your experience, and deliver online content from more than 170 journals.


Information Science and Library Issues Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database to find articles related to academic libraries, book publishing, business and industries, childrens literature, education, information management, information technology, library and information science, literature and writing.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac Information Sciences & Library Issues Collection.

InfoSci-Journals AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This collection is searchable in the IGI Global database along with InfoSci-Books. It includes every e-book published by IGI Global, a computing science and information technology publisher, since 2000. Every journal indexed in this database is peer reviewed.

Note: If you would like to limit your search to InfoSci-Journals, open the database then change "Bundle type" to InfoSci-Journals.

InfoTrac Diversity Studies Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to articles in a variety of subject areas, including literature, history, culture, geography, business, and global studies.
 
Note: This database has been renamed Diversity Studies Collection.

InfoTrac Gender Studies Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides full text access to articles in subjects such as gender studies, health and medicine, multicultural studies, sociology and social work, and women's studies.
 
Note: This database has been renamed Gender Studies Collection.

InfoTrac General Science Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database for articles on topics such as architecture, archaeology, biology, chemistry, botany, computer science, physics, engineering and geography.
 
Note: This database has been renamed General Science Collection.

InfoTrac Information Sciences & Library Issues Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database to find articles related to academic libraries, book publishing, business and industries, childrens literature, education, information management, information technology, library and information science, literature and writing.
 
Note: This database has been renamed Information Science and Library Issues Collection.

InfoTrac Insurance & Liability Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database indexes periodicals published in the areas of business, human resources management, and insurance.
 
Note: This database has been renamed Insurance and Liability Collection.

InfoTrac Nursing and Allied Health Database AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database to find full text articles in these disciplines: nursing, medicine, alternative health, audiology, family studies, food science, law and information studies.

Note: This database has been renamed Nursing and Allied Health Database.

InfoTrac Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

InfoTrac Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection provides access to full text articles in the areas of arts, entertainment and sports industries, consumer news and advice, health and medicine, information management, and physical fitness.
 
Note: This database has been renamed Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection.

InfoTrac Pop Culture Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database includes materials published in the areas of popular culture, family studies, media, multicultural studies, library and information studies and the performing arts.
 
Note: This database has been renamed Popular Culture Collection.

InfoTrac Religion & Philosophy Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database to find full text articles in the areas of religion, philosophy, anthropology, archaeology, family studies, government and political science, regional and area studies, sociology and social work, and science and technology.
 
Note: This database has been renamed Religion and Philosophy Collection.

InfoTrac Small Business Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database to find articles related to business and industry, business law, economics, political science, technology, and transportation and travel.
 
Note: This database has been renamed Small Business Collection.

InfoTrac Vocations, Careers, and Technical Education Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This full text database provides access to scholarly materials written in the areas of vocations, careers, education, and psychology, among others.
 
Note: This database has been renamed Vocations and Career Collection.

InfoTrac War and Terrorism Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database for information on topics such as political science, business, government, defense systems, history, public policy and security.
 
Note: This database has been renamed War and Terrorism Collection.

Institute of Physics Journals (IOP Science) AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Access physics journals published by the Institute of Physics.

Insurance and Liability Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database indexes periodicals published in the areas of business, human resources management, and insurance.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac Insurance & Liability Collection.

Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory & Criticism AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

The Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism is an indispensible resource for scholars and students of literary theory and discourse. Compiled by 275 specialists from around the world, the Guide presents a comprehensive historical survey of the field's most important figures, schools, and movements and is updated annually.

Journals@Ovid Full Text AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database of hundreds of journals from over 50 publishers and societies covering Clinical Medicine, Behavioral & Social Sciences, Life Sciences, Nursing, Physical Science & Engineering, and Psychology. Full text is included for selected titles, with particular strength in the areas of nursing and medicine.

Note: Previously called "Ovid Journals with Selected Nursing Journals Full Text" 

JSTOR AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this archive of scholarly journal articles in the Arts and Social Sciences. JSTOR aims to provide access to a complete back run reaching back to Volume I, Issue 1 for every JSTOR participating journal. To protect publishers from lost revenues, recent issues (within 2-5 years) are held back from the archive.

Labour Spectrum AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database is now known as LabourSource. Please use the entry for LabourSource to access this database.
 
Note: Labour Spectrum is the new name for Canadian Labour Law Library.

LabourSource AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

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

LAC Electronic Collection ebookSome Full Text

The Electronic Collection of Library and Archives Canada (LAC) includes over 6000 Canadian book and periodical titles published online by commercial and government publishers. The publications exist in various formats, including HTML, PDF, ASCII and others and in some cases software such as Acrobat Reader is required to read the texts. Some titles are labeled "Restricted Access" and are accessible on-site at the LAC only.


LearnTechLib AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

"LearnTechLib is the premiere online resource for aggregated, peer-reviewed research on the latest developments and applications in Learning and Technology. Encompassing more than 25+ years and 100,000+ documents of published international journal articles, conference papers, e-books, and multimedia content from 200,000+ leading authors, the LearnTechLib Digital Library connects research and learning within one platform".
 
Note: This resource was formerly known as Ed/ITLib.

Left Index AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

The Left Index provides access to the literature published by the left, and focuses on political, economic, social and culturally engaged scholarship.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

LISTA indexes periodicals, books, research reports and proceedings in such subjects as librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, and information management.

Literature Online AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database of literary works, literature journals and ciriticism and reference sources.

Literature Resource Center – LRC AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library

Literature Resource Center provides access to biographical information about authors, literary criticism and reviews.


MasterFILE Premier AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database is designed specifically for public libraries. It provides access to reference books, biographies, primary source documents, and an image collection that includes photos, maps and flags. 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.

MathSciNet AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Use MathSciNet, from the American Mathematical Society, to access the signed reviews and bibliographic data from Mathematical Reviews, beginning in 1940, and Current Mathematical Publications, a current awareness journal.


McGraw Hill's Access Engineering AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

The Access Engineering Library provides access to full text e-books and chapters on more than 200 topics in the field of engineering.

Note: The new name for this database is now AccessEngineering.

MEDLINE/PubMed AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search the National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE database for periodical literature in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and other related fields. This is now called PubMed.

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Military and Intelligence Database AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides full text articles on a variety of subjects including the aerospace industry, business, computer science, energy and mining, engineering, environmental science and political science.

Native Health Database (National Library of Medicine)

This site provides citations and abstracts to current and historic First Nations health research Canada and the United States. This extensive collection includes articles, reports, and surveys dating back to 1652.


NRC Research Press Journals AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Access peer-reviewed scientific journals published by the National Research Council, covering a wide range of scientific disciplines.


Nursing and Allied Health Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database to find full text articles in these disciplines: nursing, medicine, alternative health, audiology, family studies, food science, law and information studies.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac Nursing and Allied Health Database.

OAIster Some Full Text Open Access

OAIster provides access to over twenty two million items fom open access repositories across the globe. OAIster can be searched or browsed.


OmniFile Full Text Mega AU staff and students onlyLois Hole Campus Alberta Digital LibrarySome Full Text

This database provides access to multidisciplinary periodical literature, with considerable full text access. Subjects covered include education, Biology, history, humanities and social sciences, and business.


OpenDOAR Some Full Text Open Access

OpenDOAR, the Directory of Open Access Repositories, is a directory of academic open access repositories. Included in this resource are repositories from global universities and colleges, as well as Libraries, historical societies, and a range of other academically focused organizations.


Oxford Journals AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Oxford Journals provides backfile access to over 230 academic and research journals published by Oxford University Press in the humanities, social sciences, life sciences, law, medicine, mathematics and physical sciences.


Oxford Scholarship Online AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

Oxford Scholarship Online provides full text access to more than 1200 e-books published in the areas of philosophy, economics and finance, political science and religion.


Palgrave-MacMillan Journals AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to scholarly journals in sociology, business, education and information technology.

Periodicals Archive Online AU staff and students only

This database provides full text access to resources published in the arts, humanities and social sciences over the last 200 years.


PhilPapers Some Full Text Open Access

PhilPapers provides access to scholarly resources in the discipline of philosophy, including books, journal articles, and book chapters. Many resources are open access.


Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

The Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection provides access to full text articles in the areas of arts, entertainment and sports industries, consumer news and advice, health and medicine, information management, and physical fitness.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection.

POIESIS AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to the full text of the following philosophy journals: Bowling Green Studies in Applied Philosophy, Bradley Studies,Cogito, Irish Philosophical Journal, Philosophical Studies, POIESIS, POIESIS: Table of Contents, Proceedings of the Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy,Professional Ethics, Radical Philosophy Review of Books, Ruffin Series in Business Ethics, and The Tulane Studies in Philosophy.

PolarInfo

Search a collection of references to northern and native subjects from the University of Alberta. PolarInfo indexes journal articles, northern newspapers, native newspapers, newsletters, conference proceedings, annual and government reports, and other grey literature.


Popular Culture Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database includes materials published in the areas of popular culture, family studies, media, multicultural studies, library and information studies and the performing arts.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac Pop Culture Collection.

Project MUSE AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search a full text journal database covering scholarly journals in the Humanities and Social Sciences. You can browse articles in each journal or search the entire database.

ProQuest Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Database

The Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Database includes the renowned Aerospace Database and provides full-text titles from around the world including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, and more
Note: This resource was formerly named ProQuest Computing.

ProQuest Arts Databases AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This collection of databases provides access to materials related to the arts and includes the following databases: CBCA Reference & Current Events: The Arts, CBCA Complete: The Arts, FRANCIS, ProQuest Deep Indexing: Political Science and ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: The Arts

ProQuest Business Databases AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This collection of databases allows you to search for materials related to Business in a variety of ProQuest business databases, including: ABI/Inform Complete, CBCA Reference & Current Events: Business, CBCA Business, CBCA Complete: Business, ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: Business and The Wall Street Journal (1889-1993).

ProQuest Computing AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search major computing journals covering topics such as database design, software development, web commerce, LANs, WANs, Intranets, and the Internet.
Note: This resource is now named ProQuest Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Database.

ProQuest Education Journals AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to 745 top educational publications, the majority of which are in full text. Subjects covered include primary, secondary and higher education, as well as special education, home schooling and adult education

ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Formerly known as Proquest Nursing Journals, search this database of some of the leading journals in nursing and related publications. Considerable full text is provided.

ProQuest Science Journals AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to a range of topics in the applied and general sciences. The majority of the journals indexed are provided in full text, and these include all the images (graphs, tables figures etc.) that accompany the articles in paper form.

PsycARTICLES AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Provides full text access to a selection of journals published by the American Psychological Association and other related organizations. Journals indexed in this database are also indexed in PsycINFO.

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

PsycEXTRA AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This American Psychological Association (APA) bibliographic and full text database is a companion database to the scholarly PsycINFO database. PsycEXTRA provides access to technical, annual and government reports, conference papers, newsletters, magazines, newspapers, consumer brochures, etc.

Psychology Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to articles in psychology, child development, education, family studies, psychiatry, and health and medicine.

PsycINFO AU staff and students only

Search the professional and academic literature in psychology and related disciplines including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, and linguistics. Coverage is worldwide, and includes citations and abstracts to journal articles, dissertations, book chapters and books.

PubMed (Entrez PubMed) Open Access

PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. Also access the Entrez nucleotide, protein, taxonomy, structure, genome, expression and chemical databases.


PubMed Central Canada Some Full Text Open Access

PMC Canada aims to provide a freely accessible, Canada-based archive of biomedical and health research findings. PubMed Central Canada is a free digital archive of full-text, peer-reviewed health and life sciences literature based on PubMed Central, the archive developed by the US National Library of Medicine and in partnership with the National Research Council's Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information (NRC-CISTI) and Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). The search interface allows anyone to browse, search and download articles.


PubMedCentral Some Full Text Open Access

PubMed Central (PMC), "the U.S. National Library of Medicine's free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature", provides access to a collection of free and open access full text journals.


Regional Business News AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database focuses on U.S. regional business publications. 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.

Religion and Philosophy Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database to find full text articles in the areas of religion, philosophy, anthropology, archaeology, family studies, government and political science, regional and area studies, sociology and social work, and science and technology.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac Religion & Philosophy Collection.

Research Now Journals AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides access to full text, peer reviewed journals on topics such as economics, business, marketing, political science, international studies, health and medicine, law, policy and science and technology.  All are published by de Gruyter.


Royal Society Journals AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This database provides full text access to journals in the biological and physical sciences as well as the history and philosophy of science.

Royal Society of Chemistry Journals AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Access Royal Society of Chemistry journals, with over two dozen journals covering all branches of chemistry, including analytical chemistry, chemical physics, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, and physical chemistry.

Note: We are currently experiencing issues with remote access to the Royal Society of Chemistry Journals. If you require an article from one of these journals, please contact the Library Information Desk.

Sage Journals Online AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Access hundreds of full text journals through Sage, nearly a third of which are owned by professional associations and societies. The "extensive list of journals spans more than 30 disciplines and includes some of the premier journals in the social sciences and medicine and technology."


Science Citation Index Expanded via Web of Science AU staff and students only

A citation index allows you to search an article's cited references and enables you to use a published article that you know to locate later articles that cite it. This index provides access to major journals across 164 scientific disciplines.


Science Reference Center AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Containing more than 200 full text journals and more than 700 full text scientific reference books, this database provides access to materials across a range of subjects, including biology, chemistry, earth and space science, environmental science, health and medicine, history of science, life science and physics.

ScienceDirect AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

ScienceDirect is one of the world's largest providers of scientific, technical and medical (STM) literature. Access a selection of journals from Elsevier Science covering all fields of science (including journal titles from Business, Psychology, Arts and Humanities, and Social Science).

Note: To limit your search to full text articles, click on the "Search" button, then on the "Journals" tab. Under "Source" select "subscribed journals", then enter your search terms.

Google Chrome users are advised to use Internet Explorer or Firefox when searching ScienceDirect. Google Chrome is often incompatible with ScienceDirect, and may cause PDF access problems.

SciTech Premium Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

The SciTech Premium Collection includes the Natural Science Collection and Technology Collection databases and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications and more. For researchers who need to conduct comprehensive literature reviews, this database includes specialized, editorial-controlled A&I resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature critical to the discipline

Small Business Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database to find articles related to business and industry, business law, economics, political science, technology, and transportation and travel.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac Small Business Collection.

Social Sciences Citation Index via Web of Science AU staff and students only

A citation index allows you to search an article's cited references and enables you to use a published article that you know to locate later articles that cite it. This index provides access to journals spanning 50 social sciences disciplines and includes individually selected, relevant items from thousands of the world's leading scientific and technical journals.


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

This database is an excellent starting point for researching sociology topics. SocINDEX with Full Text replaces and provides equivalent coverage to Sociological Abstracts database along with improved access to full text articles.


SpringerLink AU staff and students onlyebookSome Full Text

Formerly known as Springer-Verlag Journals, from this site you are able to access hundreds of Springer-Verlag and Kluwer journal titles, with considerable full text online. Coverage includes Chemical Sciences, Computer Sciences, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Geosciences, Law, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Medicine, Physics, and Astronomy.

Note: If you have difficulty accessing full text content on SpringerLink, please contact the Library.

Stratfor Worldview AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Stratfor Worldview compiles excellent resources on many different subjects including criminal justice, political science, global studies, international relations, and business. The coverage is current in many topics and provides resources in both print and video.
 
Note: This resource was formerly called Stratfor Global Intelligence.

Taylor & Francis Online AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database for articles on subjects including health, cultural studies, business, earth sciences, literature, and others. The database also includes citations for books on a variety of topics.


Vocations and Career Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

This full text database provides access to scholarly materials written in the areas of vocations, careers, education, and psychology, among others.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac Vocations, Careers, and Technical Education Collection.

War and Terrorism Collection AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Search this database for information on topics such as political science, business, government, defense systems, history, public policy and security.
 
Note: This database was formerly named InfoTrac War and Terrorism Collection.

Web of Science AU staff and students only

Search the Web version of Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Science Citation Index Expanded, and Social Sciences Citation Index.


Wiley Online Library AU staff and students onlySome Full Text

Wiley Online Library, formerly known as Wiley InterScience now includes journal content formerly on Blackwell Synergy, providing access to more than 3 million articles across 2300+ journals. Coverage includes business, computer science, criminology, education, health, law, mathematics, psychology, sciences and social sciences.


World Bank Open Knowledge Repository ebookSome Full Text Open Access

The World Bank Open Knowledge Repository (OKR) is The World Bank’s official open access repository for its research outputs and knowledge products. The OKR contains thousands of research works including World Bank Group Annual Reports and Independent Evaluation Studies, all World Development Reports (WDRs) plus recent WDR background papers, books published by the World Bank Group, journal articles, and more.
 

World Christian Database AU staff and students only

The World Christian Database (WCD) includes detailed information on all major world religions. Extensive religious and secular statistics are available on 9,000 Christian denominations, 238 countries and 13,000 ethnolinguistic peoples, as well as on 5,000 cities and 3,000 provinces. The WCD incorporates the core data from the World Christian Encyclopedia (WCE) and World Christian Trends (WCT).


World Religion Database AU staff and students only

The World Religion Database (WRD) contains detailed statistics on religious affiliation for every country of the world. It provides source material, including censuses and surveys, as well as best estimates for every religion to offer a definitive picture of international religious demography. It offers best estimates at multiple dates for each of the world's religions for the period 1900 to 2050.


WorldLII Some Full Text

Use WorldLII (World Legal Information Institute) to search over 270 databases from 48 jurisdictions in 20 countries, including the databases of world-wide Legal Information Institutes such as CanLII. This is an excellent source for researching case-law, legislation, treaties, law reform reports, and law journals from around the globe.