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17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers

 

Documenting 200 years of cultural, political, social and historical events, 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers is the largest single collection of English news media, including newspapers, newsbooks, proclamations and pamphlets. It provides researchers with information and insight into England’s development as a world power, as well as the emergence of the modern newspaper.

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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19th Century UK Periodicals

 

Contains hundreds of magazines and journals published in Great Britain from 1800 to 1900 and sourced from the British Library, the National Library of Scotland, the National Library of South Africa, the National Library of Australia, and others.  Covers all aspects of nineteenth-century life including literature and culture, empire, feminism, the creative and performing arts, sport and leisure, science, medicine, and more.

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AATA Online: Abstracts of International Conservation Literature

 

Access abstracts of literature pertaining to the preservation and conservation of material cultural heritage, including works of art, cultural objects, architectural heritage, and archaeological sites and materials.

 

Content: Abstracts from scholarly journals, conferences proceedings

Size: 150+ journals

  • Coverage: 1932+
  • Full-text: No
  • Abstracts: Yes
  • Tutorial

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ABI/INFORM Global

 

Indexes articles from worldwide business periodicals, including scholarly journals and trade journals. Includes in-depth coverage from thousands of publications, most of them in full-text, including the Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, and The Economist. Users can search by specific company name or NAICS code.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, working papers, trade journals, books, conference papers and proceedings, magazines, newspapers, reports

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Abstracts in Anthropology

 

Access several thousand abstracts in anthropological literature covering the fields of cultural and physical anthropology, archaeology and linguistics.

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Abstracts in Social Gerontology *SocWk students only

Restrictions apply 

Use restricted to UofC Social Work students (Lethbridge Division)

Access bibliographic records for research covering essential areas related to social gerontology, including the psychology of aging, elder abuse, society and the elderly, and more.

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Academic Search Complete

 

Access peer-reviewed full text for multidisciplinary research, including STEM research, social sciences and humanities.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, reports, conference proceedings

Size: 16,000+ journals and magazines

A Lois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library (LHCADL) initiative

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ACM Digital Library

 

Access full-text authoritative computing literature published by ACM (Association for Computing Machinery). Indexes journals, transactions, magazines, conference proceedings, newsletters, and publications by affiliated organizations, special interest groups, and ACM oral history interviews.

 

Content: Journals, conference proceedings, books, theses, reports, bibliographies

Size: 1,400+ journals

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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ACP Journal Club (EBM Reviews)

 

Access abstracts and commentaries on studies published in top clinical medical journals that are judged to be methodologically sound and clinically relevant. From the American College of Physicians.

 

Content: Editorials, abstracts

A Health Knowledge Network initiative

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ACS Publications

 

Access the full-text of 50+ peer-reviewed journals published by The American Chemical Society. Covers the following areas: applied, biological, material science and engineering, analytical, organic/inorganic, and physical.

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Ad*Access

 

Access images and information for 7,000+ historical advertisements printed in U.S. and Canadian newspapers and magazines between 1911 and 1955. Concentrates on five main subject areas: Beauty and Hygiene, Transportation, Radio, Television, and World War II.

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ADAI Substance Use Screening & Assessment Instruments Database

 

Search for instruments used for screening and assessment of substance use and substance use disorders. Some instruments are in the public domain and can be freely downloaded while others must be obtained from the copyright holder.

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AEAweb, American Economic Association Journals online

 

Provides full text access to 7 titles from the American Economic Association. Uses JEL Classification

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AES e-Library

 

Access research published by the Audio Engineering Society.

 

Content: Conference proceedings, convention preprints, technical articles, engineering briefs

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AgEcon search : research in agricultural and applied economics

 

Access scholarly research in the field of agricultural economics including sub disciplines such as agribusiness, food supply, natural resource economics, environmental economics, policy issues, agricultural trade, and economic development.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, conference presentations, working papers, government documents, theses and dissertations

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AgeLine *SocWk students only

Restrictions apply 

Use restricted to UofC Social Work students (Lethbridge Division)

Search literature on the subject of aging and middle-aged and older adults, particularly addressing the social, psychological, economic, policy, and health care aspects of aging. Indexes journals, magazines, books and book chapters, research reports, dissertations, gray literature and educational videos.

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AGRICOLA [via free internet access]

 

Access citations from journal abstracts as well as bibliographic records covering monographs, serials, audiovisual materials and online content from around the world. Covers all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines.

 

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books and chapters, theses, patents, software, audiovisual materials and technical reports.

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Free via internet

AIP Scitation

 

Search through articles and citations provided by AIP Publishing (American Institute of Physics) and its publishing partners in the field of physical and related sciences.

 

 

Content: Scholarly journals, conference proceedings, standards, dissertations, book reviews, magazines

  • Coverage: v. 275, Jan. 3, 1997+
  • Full-text: Yes

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Alberta Heritage Digitization Project (AHDP)
Canadian content

 

Access a diverse range of historical material relating to Alberta, including full-text of early Alberta newspapers, Kainai plants and culture, as well as various visual material.

 

Content: Newspapers, local histories, medical histories, retrospective legal material, art, photographs, aerial photos, maps, municipal bylaws

  • Coverage: Varies per title
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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Alberta Research Portal

Restrictions apply 

Access only available to IP's located within the Alberta geolocation.

The Alberta Research Portal is now available to all Albertans!
The Alberta Research Portal (ARP) is your gateway to a world-class collection of primary sources. This portal lets you access the Gale Primary Sources collection, a resource with 69 unique primary source collections, including extensive resources related to First Nations and Indigenous peoples, the Associated Press Collections, Smithsonian Collection Online, Archives of Human Sexuality and Gender, Sabin Americana, and 25 titles from the Gale Virtual Reference Library, to name but a few.

 

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Alberta Statutes/Regulations - See CanLII

 

See CanLII




Alberta Theatre Performance Calendar 1885-1990
Canadian content

 

Indexes theatrical performances in selected cities in Alberta, Canada from 1885 to 1990. Features Lethbridge, Red Deer and Medicine Hat as reported in various Southern Alberta newspaper including the Lethbridge Herald, Red Deer Advocate, and the Medicine Hat News.

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AlbertaSource.ca: the Alberta Online Encyclopedia
Canadian content

 

Access this multi-media encyclopedia for information on Alberta's historical, natural, cultural, scientific and technological heritage. Searches can be limited to text, audio, video and images.

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Alcohol Studies Database

 

Access bibliographic citations on research and professional material dealing with beverage alcohol, its use, and related consequences, as well as educational and prevention materials. Indexes scholarly journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers, and audio-visual materials.

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Alexander Street Press Collections

 

Search all multidisciplinary Alexander Street Press databases in one interface. Subject areas range from Music & Performing Arts to Psychology & Counselling, History, Health Sciences and Science & Engineering. Includes access to Alexander Street Press streaming video collections.

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Allen brain atlas

 

Search through a collection of open science resources that explore gene expression data, neural connections, single cell characterization and neuroanatomy.

  • Coverage: 2004+
  • Full-text: No
  • Abstracts: No

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Alt HealthWatch

 

Access full text articles on complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, reports, proceedings, association & consumer newsletters, pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts.

A TAL Alberta Library Universal Core initiative

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America: History and Life

 

Access citations and abstracts from journals focusing on the history, culture, area studies, and current affairs literature of the United States and Canada.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, media reviews

Size: 1,800+ journals

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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American Fiction, 1774-1920

 

Contains more than 17, 500 works of prose fiction from the political beginnings of the United States through World War I.  The collection is based on authoritative bibliographies including Lyle H. Wright's American Fiction: A Contribution Toward a Bibliography, widely considered the most comprehensive bibliography of American adult prose fiction of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, and Geoffrey D. Smith's American Fiction, 1901-1925: A Bibliography, comprising nearly three-quarters of all adult fiction published in the United States at that time.  Includes novels, short stories, romances, fictitious biographies, travel accounts and sketches.

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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American Film Scripts Online (AFSO)

 

Search scripts by title, genre, writer, scene, character, producer, and director. Also includes 500+ original images of previously unpublished screenplays. Primary focus of the database is the written work, rather than the film itself.

 

Content: Film scripts

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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American Indian Histories and Cultures

 

Search through a wide range of historical and primary resources that explore the interactions between American Indians and Europeans from earliest contact, through the American Civil War, and up to the civil rights movement. Includes material related to American Indian history in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

 

Content: Manuscripts, artwork, printed book, photographs, newspapers, treaties, speeches & diaries, historic maps, travel journals

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American Museum of Natural History Scientific Publications

 

Search digitized AMNH scientific publications in the areas of zoological systematics, paleontology, geology, evolution, and anthropology.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, manuscripts, supplemental data, memoirs, bulletins, catalogs, museum publications, magazines.

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American Theological Library Association (ATLA) Historical Monographs Collection. Series 1

 

Search through titles on diverse topics such as philosophy, the evolutionary debate, the Reformation, spiritualism, prayer, ancient linguistics, archeology, devotionals, and ethics, in a variety of languages.

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American Theological Library Association (ATLA) Historical Monographs Collection. Series 2

 

Search through material focusing on the shifts in religious identification of Americans, interest in non-Western religions, rise in missionary activity and evangelical Christianity, and the emergence of the historical critical method.

 

Content: Books, sermons, biographies

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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American West

 

Access documents focused on the commercial, cultural and social history of the development of the American West, including pioneering expeditions, settlements and industry.

 

Content: Original manuscripts, ephemera, maps, rare printed works, financial records, photographs, artwork, and periodicals

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Anatomy.TV

 

Access 20 comprehensive modules with case studies on the human body with interactive 3D anatomy views. Interactive quizzes are available at the end of each section.

 

Content: Videos and 3D animations

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Annual Reviews

 

Provides searchable abstracts and full-text access to articles in the biomedical sciences, physical sciences, and social sciences.

 

 

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AnthroSource (AS)

 

Includes the full text of current and archival content from peer-reviewed journals and newsletters published by the American Anthropological Association.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, monographs, bulletins, and newsletters

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Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940

 

A fully searchable archive containing approximately 1.5 million pages of primary sources on the social, political, health and legal issues affecting LGBTQ communities around the world.  Materials include periodicals, newsletters, manuscripts, government documents, organizational papers, correspondence, and an international selection of posters.

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Art Full Text

 

Access a broad range of international art literature, both full-text and abstracts. Topics range from fine, decorative and commercial art, to photography, folk art, film and architecture.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, dissertations, yearbooks, museum bulletins, art reproductions, interviews and profiles

  • Coverage: 1928+
  • Full-text: Some (select full-text from 1997 to present)
  • Abstracts: Yes (1994 to present)
  • Provided by: EBSCO
  • Persistent Links: Instructions for creation
A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI)

 

Indexes arts and humanities journals in multiple languages, along with disciplines that include social and natural science journals. A&HCI is included in Web of Science Core Collection.

 

Size: 1,700+ journals

 

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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ARTstor

 

Access multidisciplinary content in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences. Includes materials from museums, artists, libraries, scholars, and photo archives.

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arXiv

 

Access full-text papers in physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, quantitative biology and statistics. arXiv is maintained and operated by the Cornell University Library.

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Asian American Drama

 

Access plays, together with detailed, fielded information on related productions, theaters, and productions relating to Asian American Drama.

 

Content: Plays, playbills, photographs, ephemera

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Associated Press Collections Online

 

Provides access to items from the Associated Press Corporate Archives, AP Images and AP Archive.  Includes wire copy, correspondence, memos, internal publications and more from select Associated Press bureaus.

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Association of Religion Data Archives (ARDA)

 

Access data on American and international religion using online features for generating national profiles, GIS maps, church membership overviews, denominational heritage trees, tables, charts, and other reports.

 

Content: Data, surveys

  • Coverage: 1998+
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: Yes

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Astronomy Image Explorer

 

Access images published in peer-reviewed journals in the fields of Astronomy and Astrophysics.

 

Content: Images, illustrations, graphs, charts, and videos

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ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials

 

Access journal articles, books reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion.

 

Size: 1,800+ journals

A Lois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library (LHCADL) initiative

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Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS)

 

Search citations in research pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide, with an emphasis on the humanities and the social sciences.

 

Content: Scholarly journal articles, monographs, chapters in edited volumes, conference proceedings, anthologies, Festschriften

  • Coverage: 1971 to present; no books published after 1992
  • Full-text: Links to some full-text
  • Abstracts: No
  • Provided by: EBSCO
  • Persistent Links: Instructions for creation

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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Bibliography of Native North Americans (BNNA)

 

Indexes material related to all aspects of native North American culture, history and life. Subject coverage includes archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy.

A Lois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library (LHCADL) initiative

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Biodiversity Heritage Library

 

Provides open access to 100,000+ volumes of digitized biodiversity relating to natural history, and taxonomic literature worldwide.

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Biography in Context

 

Access reference content covering an array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers.

 

Content: Reference material, journal articles, magazines, primary sources, videos, audio podcasts, images

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BioOne

 

Access full-text scholarly articles focused on the biological, ecological and environmental sciences.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

Size: 180+ journals

  • Coverage: 1965+
  • Full-text: Some
  • Abstracts: Yes
A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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bioRxiv

 

Search a free online archive and distribution service for unpublished preprints in the life sciences. Articles are not peer-reviewed, edited, or typeset before being posted online. However, all articles undergo a basic screening process for offensive and/or non-scientific content and for material that might pose a health or biosecurity risk and are checked for plagiarism.

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BIOSIS Citation Index

 

Access citations and abstracts for primary journal literature in the life sciences.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, reports, books, meetings, US patents

Size: 5,3000+ journals and serials

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Birds of North America

 

Access reference material for the life histories of 760+ bird species that breed in Canada and the United States. Species accounts include sounds, images, videos, distributional maps and model output.

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Black Drama - 1850 to Present

 

Access the full text of 1,200 plays by more than 200 playwrights from North America, Africa and the Caribbean.

 

Content: Plays, playbills, stills, photographs, ephemera

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Black Thought and Culture: African Americans from Colonial Times to the Present

 

Access non-fiction published works of leaders within the black community. Useful for research in black studies, political science, American history, music, literature and art.

 

Content: Monographs, essays, articles, speeches, interviews

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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BrainMaps.org

 

BrainMaps.org is an interactive multiresolution next-generation brain atlas that is based on over 20 million megapixels of sub-micron resolution, annotated, scanned images of serial sections of both primate and non-primate brains.

  • Coverage: 2005+
  • Full-text: No
  • Abstracts: No

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Brazilian and Portuguese History and Culture: the Oliveira Lima Library

 

Originally the personal library of Brazilian diplomat, historian and journalist Manoel de Oliveira Lima, this collection of 40, 000 volumes from the 18th to the late 20th century focuses mainly on Brazilian and Portuguese culture, history, politics and literature.  Includes monographs, speeches, flyers, official decrees, sermons, poems, plays, and concert and theater programs

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Britannica Academic

 

Access reference material. Search through a world atlas, compare country facts and statistics and access world data analyst. Includes biographies and news articles.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, articles, biographies, dictionary, primary sources

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries: 1500 to 1950

 

Access a collection, spanning 400+ years, of personal writings of women from Great Britain and Ireland. Also contains biographies.

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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British Library Newspapers

 

Contains the full runs of 48 newspapers specially selected by the British Library to represent Great Britain in the nineteenth century.  Includes national and regional newspapers representing different political and cultural segments of British society.

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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British Literary Manuscripts Online

 

Contains facsimile images of literary manuscripts, including letters and diaries, drafts of poems, plays, and novels dating from roughly 1120 to 1900.

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Business Source Complete

 

Access business information by product, company, industry code, stock ticker in addition to usual search fields. Provides detailed company information and data. Covers all disciplines of business.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, case studies, industry profiles, SWOT analyses, market research reports, product reviews, news articles, country reports

A Lois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library (LHCADL) initiative

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Cabell's Directories

 

Access information about journals, including topic area, type of review process, acceptance rate, and number of internal and external reviewers. Offers journal quality rankings through Thomson Reuters Journal Impact Factor, Cabell’s Classification Index and Cabell’s Difficulty of Acceptance.

 

Size: 11,000+ journals

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CAIRN Revues (Bouquet General)

 

Search French language periodicals in the social sciences and humanities disciplines, primarily covering the subject areas of history, psychology, economics, political science, education, sports, linguistics and sociology.

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Cambridge Core

 

Access peer-reviewed academic journals published by Cambridge University Press covering the humanities, social sciences and sciences.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books

Size: 400+ journals

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Cambridge Structural Database - See WebCSD

 

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Campbell Library

 

Access titles, protocols and reviews for all systematic reviews registered with the Campbell Collaboration on the effects of a variety of interventions, some of which involve public health issues.

  • Coverage: 1994+
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: Some

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Canada NewspaperARCHIVE

 

Search full-page image/ text for a selection of Canadian newspapers. Alberta content includes: Lethbridge Herald (1904-2016), Medicine Hat News (1894-2017), Medicine Hat Times (1889-1894), Fort MacLeod Gazette (1883-1902), Drumheller Mail (1917-1998), Edmonton Bulletin (1896-1904).

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Canada Statutes/Regulations - See CanLII

 

See CanLII




Canadian Book Review Annual Online
Canadian content

 

Provides full-text reviews of scholarly, reference, trade and children's English-language books published in Canada from 1982.

  • Coverage: 1982-2012
  • Full-text: Yes

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Canadian Business and Current Affairs (CBCA) Complete
Canadian content

 

Access full-text articles covering Canadian business, education, and reference & current events, along with a mix of professional and current event trade journals and magazines. 

 

Content: Scholarly journals, trade and popular magazines, media transcripts, reports, newspapers

A Lois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library (LHCADL) initiative

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Canadian Census Analyser
Canadian content

Restrictions apply 

Access limited by licensing agreement to current UofL students, faculty & staff for academic, non- commercial purposes.

Access and tailor your output of Canadian census data, including access to Enumeration Area level Profile Tables, Census Tract level Profile Tables, Provincial and Federal District Profile Tables and the Individual Microdata Files.

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Canadian Music Periodical Index (CMPI)
Canadian content

 

Indexes articles from Canadian music periodicals covering aspects of Canadian musical activity as well as international music and musicians.

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Canadian Newsstream
Canadian content

 

Provides full-text access to Canadian news sources, covering major newspapers such as The Globe and Mail, National Post, Ottawa Citizen, Toronto Star, Regina Sun, Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, Vancouver Sun, and Victoria News.

 

Content: Newspapers, newswires, broadcast transcripts

A TAL Alberta Library Universal Core initiative

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Canadian Reference Centre
Canadian content

 

Access the full text of Canadian magazines, reference books and newspapers. Includes full text of leading Canadian and international (U.S. and U.K.) periodicals, biographies and an image collection.

 

Content: Reference articles, magazines, biographies, images, photos, maps

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Canadian Research Index
Canadian content

 

Includes Canadian government publications from the federal, provincial, territorial (except Nunavut) and municipal levels. Formerly known as Microlog.

 

Content: Government publications, science and technical reports, reports, statistical data

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Canadian Theatre Encyclopedia
Canadian content

 

Search for information about Canadian actors, playwrights, directors, producers, designers, theatre organizations and institutions, composers and plays available to the world.

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Canadiana discovery portal

 

Provides open access to diverse digital collections within Canadian libraries, museums and archives.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, newspapers, government documents, photographs, maps, post cards, sheet music, audio & video

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CanGeoRef
Canadian content

 

Indexes Canadian geoscience literature primarily related to geology. Mineral assessment reports for Alberta are complete, with other jurisdictions to follow. 

Indexing is based on the controlled vocabulary found in the print GeoRef Thesaurus and the systematic vocabulary terms are available online as hierarchical lists (see this webpage also for a link to the "GeoRef Serials List"). Specific geographic locations are listed as place names, and, for principal locations, latitude and longitude are provided.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, maps, reports, theses and conference proceedings

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CanLII (Canadian Legal Information Institute)
Canadian content

 

Access primary sources of Canadian law, including the legislative and judicial texts, as well as legal commentaries, from federal, provincial and territorial jurisdictions. Also includes links to law information in other countries.

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CANSIM [via CHASS]
Canadian content

Restrictions apply 

Access limited by licensing agreement to current UofL students, faculty & staff for academic, non- commercial purposes.

Access Statistic Canada’s data through CANSIM (Canadian Socio-Economic Information Management System). Covers a wide variety of social and economic aspects of Canadian life.

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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CANSIM [via Statistics Canada]
Canadian content

 

CANSIM is Statistics Canada's key socioeconomic database. Updated daily, CANSIM provides access to a large range of the latest statistics available in Canada.

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CARMA Video Library

 

Access recorded webcasts of advanced training lectures in research methods and data analysis from CARMA (Consortium for the Advancement of Research Methods and Analysis).

Note:  To access the CARMA Video Library, University students and faculty must first register for an account using their username@uleth.ca email address.

 

Content: Streaming Video

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CBR (Canadian Business Resource)
Canadian content

Restrictions apply 

Available only on-campus

Access Canadian business information including detailed information on Canada's largest firms and all TSX and TSX Venture listed firms. Company records include financial data and NAICS codes, as well as contact and executive information.

 

Content: Business & industry information, corporate profiles, executive profiles, stock rankings

  • Coverage: varies
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: Yes

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Census of Population/Census of Agriculture [via Statistics Canada]
Canadian content

Restrictions apply 

Level 2 Access* is restricted to current students, faculty, and staff of the University of Lethbridge, and to "walk-in" users of the University of Lethbridge Library for educational, research, and non-commercial personal use.

Access Canadian census statistics covering the social and economic situations of Canadian. Census data is collected every five years.

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Center for Research Libraries Global Resources Network

 

Access materials in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences from all world regions. Four major collecting domains: News; law and government information; science, technology & engineering; history & economics of agriculture.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, dissertations, newspapers, government documents, gazettes, archives

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Full-text: Some
  • Abstracts: Some
A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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CFMRC (Canadian Financial Markets Research Centre) TSX Annual
Canadian content

Restrictions apply  Access limited by licensing agreement to current UofL students, faculty & staff for academic, non-commercial purposes.

Access daily and monthly Toronto Stock Exchange trading information about specific securities; information on "price adjustments" such as dividends, stock splits, recapitalizations, etc.; information on daily and monthly index levels; and selected other financial markets information.

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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Chatham House Online Archive

 

Provides access to the publications and archives of the Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House), the world-leading independent international affairs policy institute.  Contains approximately half a million pages of research, high level analysis, and commentary on international affairs, global trends, and key issues and events.  Includes briefing papers, special reports, pamphlets, conference papers, monographs, audio recordings and transcripts of Chatham House lectures and access to Chatham Houses's flagship publications: International Affairs and The World Today. 

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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ChemSpider

 

Access chemical structures including literature references, physical properties, interactive spectra and chemical structures. Search by systematic names, trade names or create structure-based queries.

  • Coverage: 2007+
  • Full-text: Yes

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Child Development & Adolescent Studies (CDAS)

 

Indexes literature related to the growth and development of children through the age of 21, both historical and current.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, theses and dissertations, books, technical reports

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China Data Online

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Access limited by licensing agreement to current UofL students, faculty & staff for academic, non- commercial purposes.

Access national and local statistics of China, time series data and graphs and tables on economic activities in China. Please note that the University of Lethbridge's subscription does not include the Census Data section.

 

Content: Statistics, sample data

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China from empire to republic

 

A collection of seventeen English-language periodicals published in, or about, China from 1817 until 1949, when the People's Republic of China was formed.  These periodicals illuminate the thought of Chinese intellectuals and Westerners, mainly missionaries, about Chinese history, culture, language, and literature.  Includes missionary journals, journals of sinology and academic and literary journals. 

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China: Trade, Politics and Culture 1793-1980

 

Access primary source material encompassing China’s history from the earliest English embassy to the birth and early years of the People’s Republic.

 

Content: Missionary periodicals, atlases, books, paintings & drawings, maps, photographs, ephemera

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Choice Reviews Online

 

Access reviews of academic books, electronic media and Internet resources. User alerts are customizable and direct links to WorldCat are provided.

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Chronicle of Higher Education

 

Access news, information, and jobs for those in academe. Also provides career-building tools such as online CV’s and salary databases.

 

Content: Daily news, advice columns, job listings, archives, forums, career-building tools

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CICA Handbook - See Knotia.ca
Canadian content

 

See Knotia.ca




CINAHL Plus with Full Text

 

Indexes journals in nursing and allied health fields, along with other resources to assist nurses, allied health professionals, researchers, educators and students.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, dissertations, conference proceedings, standards of practice, legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments, clinical trials

Size: 1,300+ journals

A Lois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library (LHCADL) initiative

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Circumpolar health bibliographic database
Canadian content

 

Indexes journals and grey literature related to all aspects of human health in the circumpolar region, including public health, medicine and human biology.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, grey literature

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Cities and Buildings Database

 

Access digitized images of buildings and cities from around the world. Search by country, city, style, architecture or date of construction.

 

Content: Images

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Classical Music Library

 

Access recordings of music from medieval to contemporary times, choral works, symphonies, operas, and the avant-garde. Also included is a reference database for relevant information on the musical pieces.

 

Content: Music recordings, reference resources

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (EBM Reviews)

 

Indexes bibliographic records of randomized and quasi-randomized controlled trials.

 

Content: Controlled trials

A Health Knowledge Network initiative

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Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (EBM Reviews)

 

Access evidence-based reviews of clinical topics for health professionals.

A Health Knowledge Network initiative

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Colloquium Digital Library of Life Sciences: Collection 2

 

COLLOQUIUM collection 2 includes 50 titles relating to life sciences. It is an innovative information resource for research communities in the biomedical/ life sciences.

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Columbia Gazetteer of the World

 

Access reference material on places and features throughout the world; both physical places and political entities. Entries include information on location, dimension and borders, as well as economic activities, demographics, history and former or alternate names.

  • Coverage: 2001 to present
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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Communication and Mass Media Complete (CMMC)

 

Indexes journals in areas related to communication and mass media, as well as linguistics, rhetoric, and communication theory.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, author profiles

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Connecting Canadians : Canada's Multicultural Newspapers
Canadian content

 

Access historical newspapers documenting the early years of immigrant experience in Canada. The collection contains newspapers from Eastern Europe and Finland.

  • Coverage: 1919 - early 1970s
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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Conservation Information Network Bibliographic Database (BCIN)

 

Indexes literature on conservation, preservation and restoration of cultural property.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, technical reports, conference proceedings, books, audiovisual materials

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Contemporary Artists Index

 

Indexes artists, artists groups, photographers, craftspeople, designers, and design firms whose work appears in group exhibition catalogs added to the Gund Library since 1991, as well as artist interviews from the video periodical Art Today and View.

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Contemporary Authors

 

Access biographies and references on modern international novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters.

A Lois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library (LHCADL) initiative

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Contemporary Literary Criticism (CLC)

 

Access extensive biographical and critical information on key contemporary literary works.

Access this series through the Literature Criticism Online database.

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Counseling and Therapy in Video

 

Access videos covering counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.

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CPI.Q (Canadian Periodical Index Quarterly)
Canadian content

 

Access articles from Canadian and international journals, magazines, and newspapers. Covers a broad range of subjects including current events, health, technology, the arts, history, literature, culture and business

 

Content: Scholarly articles, magazines, newspapers, biographies, reference material, company profiles, historical documents

  • Coverage: 1980 to present [for earlier entries see Canadian Periodical Index]
  • Full-text: Some
  • Abstracts: Some
  • Provided by: Gale
  • Persistent Links: Instructions for creation

A TAL Alberta Library Universal Core initiative

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CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics

 

Access reference material for chemistry and physics research. Features achievements of notable scientists, terminology, constants, units & conversion factors, as well as mathematical tables and sources of physical and chemical data.

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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Credo Reference

 

Access reference articles covering broad subject areas. Also access images, audio pronunciation files, interactive maps, sound files, data tables, and citation formatter.

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Crime, punishment and popular culture, 1790-1920

 

Presents a broad collection of materials supporting the study of nineteenth-century criminal history, law, literature and justice.  Contains 2.1 million pages of trial transcripts, case notes from judges, police and forensic reports, statistical documents, prisoner photographs, detective novels, newspaper accounts, true crime literature and other related ephemera.

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CRSP (Center for Research in Security Prices)

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Access limited by licensing agreement to current UofL students, faculty & staff for academic, non-commercial purposes.

Access both current US Stock database and Historical Indexes databases. CRSP stock data includes data from NYSE, Amex, NASDAQ, and NYSE stock exchanges. Includes daily and monthly security prices and historical data related to 29,000+ companies.

 

Content: Stock database, stock file indexes, cap-based portfolios, US Treasury and Inflation Indexes

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Curio.ca
Canadian content

 

The Curio.ca platform provides streaming access to the best in educational content from CBC and Radio-Canada. Documentaries from television and radio, news reports, archival material, stock shots and more - thousands of programs and resources can be accessed on this site. Programs include Doc Zone, The Nature of Things, Dragons' Den, The Fifth Estate, News in Review, The Passionate Eye and Monster Math Squad, and Marketplace. 

 

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Current Chemical Reactions (CCR-expanded)

 

Access synthetic methods reported in global organic chemistry journals. Each reaction provides complete reaction diagrams, critical conditions, bibliographic data, and author abstracts. This database also includes Institut National de la Propriete Industrielle structure data back to 1840.

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Current Contents Connect

 

Access the contents pages of current issues of the world’s scholarly and technical journals, books, and proceedings literature.

 

Contents: Tables of contents, abstracts, bibliographic information, abstracts

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Daily Mail Historical Archive 1896-2004

 

Provides access to an online archive of every headline, article, editorial, announcement, image and advertisement published in the Daily Mail (London).  Includes the Daily Mail Atlantic Edition, which was published on board the cruise ships that sailed between New York and Southampton between 1923 and 1931.

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Data Citation Index

 

Indexes research data, including data studies and data sets, and links them to the scientific literature to track data citation.

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Defining Gender, 1450-1910

 

Search original source materials from British and European archives on the topics of gender, leisure and consumer culture. Covers history, literature, sociology, education and cultural studies from a gendered perspective.

 

Content: Ephemera, pamphlets, college records and exam papers, books, diaries, periodicals, letters, ledgers & account books, government documents, illustrated writings

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Derwent Innovations Index

 

Indexes patents and citations of inventions in chemical, electrical, electronic, and mechanical engineering.

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online

 

Access biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of literary figures from around the globe.

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Digital Concert Hall

 

Includes exclusive recordings from the Berliner Philharmoniker including concerts, symphonies, vocal works from all classical periods.  Includes hundreds of exclusive concert recordings on demand. There are over 40 new live streams every year. Also includes artist interviews, feature-length documentaries and insightful concert introductions from the Berliner Philharmoniker's programme books. 

Please visit https://www.digitalconcerthall.com from your institutional IP range on campus.

A pop-up window will appear which prompts you to register with your email address and password or to log in with an existing account. After registering / logging in, you can view all concerts, films and interviews in the Digital Concert Hall free of charge on all supported devices from the network of your institution or from home.

 

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Full-text: No
  • Abstracts: No

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Directory of Open Access Journals

 

Search open access, quality controlled, scientific and scholarly journals in multiple disciplines and languages.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

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Dissertations & Theses (A&I)

 

Indexes dissertations and theses from schools and universities worldwide, including the University of Lethbridge.

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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Dissertations & Theses @ University of Lethbridge

 

Access dissertations and theses from the University of Lethbridge.

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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DOAB: Directory of Open Access Books

 

Access peer-reviewed books and edited volumes published under an open-access business model. Covers multidisciplinary subject areas.

  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: Yes

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Drama Criticism (DC)

 

Search critical opinions, biographical sketches, and chronologies for playwrights and plays. Access through Literature Criticism Online database.

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DSM Premium - See PsychiatryOnline

 

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Dun & Bradstreet Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios
Canadian content

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Access limited by licensing agreement to current UofL students, faculty & staff for academic, non- commercial purposes.

Access business ratios for small, medium and large Canadian companies, including corporate, financial and stock information. The data is from Dun and Bradstreet and is organized by SIC code.

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e-Data (Conference Board of Canada) Educational Data Service
Canadian content

 

Contains 7 Conference Board databases: Canadian forecast: 5 year and 20 year forecasts of 540 economic indicators from 9 sectors of the national economy; Provincial Forecast: 5 year and 20 year forecasts for each province, 1500 indicators updated quarterly; Metropolitan Forecast: 5 year forecasts for 27 Canadian metropolitan areas, 1,600 indicators updated 2 to 3 times a year depending upon CMA; Consumer Confidence: summarizes the responses to 4 attitudinal questions on employment, prospects, financial position and whether or not it is a good time to make a major purchase; 160 indicators, updated quarterly; Business Confidence: summarizes the responses to 10 attitudinal questions designed to measure CEOs' perceptions of the current economic environment, their investment intentions and their determinants; 50 indicators, updated quarterly; Canadian Industrial: 5 year forecast for 10 major industries ( aircraft and parts, auto and parts, construction, food manufacturing, information technology and communications, oil and gas, paper products, tourism, retail trade and wood products; US Forecasts: 5 year forecast for U.S. economy; 100 indicators, updated quarterly

  • Coverage: 2007+
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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e-Library (Conference Board of Canada)
Canadian content

 

Access research publications on economic trends, public policy issues and organizational performance for academic and non-commercial use.

  • Coverage: 1998+
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: Yes

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Early Arabic Printed Books From the British Library

 

Provides access to books published in Arabic from the 15th to the 19th century, as well as translations into European and Asian languages from that same period.  Topics covered include Islamic literature, law, religion, science, mathematics, astrology, alchemy, travel, history and geography.

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Early Canadiana Online (ECO)
Canadian content

 

Access bilingual primary documents, covering Canadian history from the first European contact to the early 20th Century.

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Early Encounters in North America

 

Access primary documents and edited content relating to European contact with North American Peoples. The collection is centered on Canada and the United States with some limited coverage of Mexico.

 

Content: Letters, diaries, memoirs

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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EBM Reviews (Cochrane Collection)

 

Access evidence-based information on clinical topics for health professionals. Includes topic reviews, article reviews and methodology reviews.

 

Content: Systematic reviews

A Health Knowledge Network initiative

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EBook Central

 

Find Proquest ebooks on a range of subjects selected for the University of Lethbridge community. Users can read ebooks online, search within ebooks, create notes and bookmark pages.

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EBSCO ebook Collection

 

Access full-text books from academic and commercial publishers, as well as older works in the public domain.

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EconLit

 

Indexes bibliographic coverage of a wide range of economics-related literature.

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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Economist Intelligence Unit

 

Access economic, political and business analysis for nearly 200 countries. Includes company analysis, industry trends, and management strategies.

 

Content: Country profiles, Global forecasting service, briefings

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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EDGAR (Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval)

 

Access registration statements, periodic reports, and other documents filed by public companies under the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Education Research Complete

 

Access scholarly education research covering early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties. Includes curriculum instruction, administration, policy, funding, and related social issues. Indexes journals, books and conference papers.

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EHD - English Historical Documents

 

Access primary documents related to British history.

 

Content: Primary documents

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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eHRAF Archaeology

 

eHRAF Archaeology is an online cross-cultural database containing information on world’s prehistory and designed to facilitate comparative archaeological studies. The database is organized by archaeological traditions and the documents are subject-indexed at the paragraph level.

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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eHRAF World Cultures

 

eHRAF World Cultures is an online cross-cultural and ethnographic database that contains descriptive information on aspects of cultural and social life. Information is organized by cultures and ethnic groups and every document is subject-indexed at the paragraph level.

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)

 

Contains more than 180,000 significant English-language and foreign-language titles published in the United Kingdom and the Americas between 1701 and 1800. Includes books, pamphlets, essays, broadsides and more covering such fields as history, literature, religion, law, fine arts, and science.

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Eighteenth Century Journals : A Portal to Newspapers and Periodicals c1685-1815

 

Access 18th c. journals printed covering all aspects of eighteenth-century social, political and literary life. Covers important issues of the period, including political, social, and cultural aspects.

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Elsevier - See ScienceDirect

 

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eMagRes

 

Access journals covering the interdisciplinary nature of magnetic resonance as well as current online reference resources.

 

Content: Scholarly articles, reference materials

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Emerald Business, Management & Economics E-book Series Collection

 

Search journals and books covering subjects such as strategy, accounting and finance, organizational studies and economics.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books

  • Coverage: 1998+
  • Full-text: Yes

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Empire Online

 

Access primary material for the study of ‘Empire’ and its theories, practices and consequences.

 

Content: Primary material, interactive maps

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Encyclopedia of Life (EOL)

 

Search information on living organisms using this collaborative encyclopedia. Includes video, sound, images, graphics in addition to text.

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Environment Complete

 

Access articles in the areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, and affiliated areas of study.

 

Content: Scholarly articles, books, author profiles

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ERIC [via EBSCO]

 

Access information on education research and practice. Includes an education-specific thesaurus to aid searches.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, conference papers, curriculum guides, policy papers

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ERIC [via free Internet access]

 

Access information on education research and practice. Includes an education-specific thesaurus to aid searches.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, conference papers, curriculum guides, policy papers

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ERIC [via Proquest]

 

Access information on education research and practice. Includes an education-specific thesaurus to aid searches.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, conference papers, curriculum guides, policy papers

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ERICDigests.org

 

Access reports on topics of current interest in education. Provides an overview of a topic, plus references to items providing more detailed information.

  • Coverage: 1982 - 2005
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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Erudit
Canadian content

 

Access primarily French language documents covering Canadian research in the humanities and social sciences and natural science disciplines. Some bilingual and English titles are available.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, e-books, proceedings, theses, research reports

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Essay and General Literature Index Retrospective, 1900-1984

 

Indexes essays in collections covering the humanities and social sciences, including literary works, art history, drama, and film productions from the U.S., Canada, and Great Britain.

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ETS TestLink

 

Access information on tests, research instruments and measurement devices such as surveys and questionnaires.

 

Note: This resource accesses information about assessment instruments and not the instruments themselves.

  • Coverage: Early 1900s+
  • Full-text: No
  • Abstracts: Yes

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Europa World Plus

 

Access current economic, political and geographic background information and statistical data for 250+ countries, as well as a listing of international organization. Find information at regional, sub-regional and country level.

 

Content: Country and territory profiles, International organizations directory

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750

 

Indexes printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. Covers the history of European exploration as well as portrayals of Native American peoples.

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Family & Society Studies Worldwide (FSSW)

 

Indexes materials covering research, policy and practice literature in the fields of family science, human ecology, human development, and social welfare.

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Family Studies Abstracts *SocWk students only

Restrictions apply 

Use restricted to UofC Social Work students (Lethbridge Division)

Includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to family studies, including marriage, divorce, family therapy, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.

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Farm, Field and Fireside : agricultural newspaper collection

 

Access digital copies of historic agricultural newspapers published in the U.S.

 

Content: Newspapers

  • Coverage: 1856-2011
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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Feminist Periodicals

 

Provides current table of contents information from feminist periodicals covering a wide spectrum of topics on women's scholarship, feminist theory and women's culture.

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Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text

 

Access research literature on the topics of film & television theory, preservation & restoration, writing, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, yearbooks, conference proceedings, images

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Film Literature Index (FLI)

 

Indexes articles, film reviews and book reviews from scholarly and popular periodicals on the subjects of film and television/video.

  • Coverage: 1976-2001
  • Full-text: No
  • Abstracts: No

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Films on Demand Digital Educational Video

 

Access streaming educational videos in dozens of subject areas.

  • Coverage: 2007+
  • Full-text: Streaming Video
  • Abstracts: No
A TAL Alberta Library Universal Core initiative

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Financial Times Historical Archive

 

Contains the complete run of the Financial Times, a daily business newspaper first published in 1888.  Includes Special Supplements and FT Magazine. 

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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First Nations Periodical Index
Canadian content

 

Indexes articles and book reviews in journals, newspapers and magazines focusing primarily on Canadian Native content.

  • Coverage: 1996+, but some indexing begins in early 1980's
  • Full-text: Some
  • Abstracts: Some

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First Resort

 

Access articles that summarize and analyse key labour and employment law decisions, with twenty databases, each of which covers a different area of labour and employment law.

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First World War: Personal Experiences

 

Access primary source material for the study of the First World War, from personal narratives and printed books to military files, propaganda pamphlets and strong visual documents, along with contextual secondary material. 

 

Content: Primary sources, scholarly essays, case studies, interactive maps

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Frontier Life: Borderlands, Settlement & Colonial Encounters

 

Frontier Life brings together documents from sixteen archives and libraries around the world. Following the archival practices of the source libraries, each item has been put in a sub-collection with other, similar, material. Letters, diaries, government papers, books, artwork, photographs, business papers and maps are among the types of source material to be found within the collection. The geographical spread of these documents allows users to focus on a particular region, such as Canada, while viewing it within a wider global, comparative context

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Gale Primary Sources

 

An integrated research experience, Gale Primary Sources unifies extensive digital archives and enables researchers to make never-before-possible research connections. No other publisher offers this unmatched combination of uniquely rich full-text content, dependable metadata, and intuitive subject indexing – all enriched by work-flow and analytical technology that breathes new life into the study of the humanities. The Gale Primary Sources program combines dozens of historical archives covering hundreds of years of history. In this exhaustive resource you will find monographs, manuscripts, newspapers, maps, and photographs. Gale continues to make additional primary source collections available through the Gale Primary Sources cross-search experience.

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Gale Virtual Reference Library

 

Search this collection of reference books covering a wide variety of topics and subjects, ranging from current events to classics and from Arts & Humanities to small business.

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Gale's Literary Index

 

Provides references to authors' biographies and critical essays on their writings, as well as variant spellings and pseudonyms. Use as a starting point to locate authors and titles covered in Gale publications.

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Gender Studies Database (GSD)

 

Access gender related literature covering sexual diversity issues. Indexes journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, theses & dissertations and other sources.

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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GEOBASE

 

Indexes multidisciplinary research literature on the earth sciences, including geological structure and relation to natural resources as well as linking resource management, transport, and regional and urban planning.

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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GeoScienceWorld (GSW)

 

Access articles covering research and communications in the earth sciences. Also accessible is OpenGeoSci, a public map-based discovery interface to maps, charts, tables, figures, and images in earth science research materials.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

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Gerritsen collection of Aletta H. Jacobs

 

Access publications reflecting the evolution of a feminist consciousness and the women’s rights movements in Western Europe, North America, and New Zealand.

 

Contents: Scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines, pamphlets, books

  • Coverage: 1543-1988
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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GIS Bibliography

 

Indexes literature covering geographic information systems, science, and technology. It indexes journals, conference proceedings, books and reports, both historical and present.

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Global Health & Global Health Archive

 

Access bibliographic records for publications dedicated to international public health, including communicable diseases, maternal health, food safety and hygiene, and international health. Access also includes the Global Health Archive, indexing articles and publications between 1910-1972.

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Globe and Mail (1844-2012)
Canadian content

 

Access full-page newspaper archive of The Globe and Mail from June 1844 to 2012.

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Globethics.net Library

 

Access materials focused on applied ethics, with a special focus on developing and transition countries.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, dissertations, news, magazines, encyclopedias

  • Full-text: Yes

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Google Scholar

 

Search scholarly literature covering many research areas. To determine if the UofL Library has the full-text of an item, conduct a search and click on the Find it @ the U of Lethbridge link from the results list. If it's not available in the Library, use the Library's Interlibrary Loan service.

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Government of Canada Publications
Canadian content

 

Access Government of Canada publications. If an item is not available electronically, users can connect to an online catalogue to search for print copies.

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GreenFILE

 

Indexes multidisciplinary scholarly, government, and general-interest sources focused on environmental issues.

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Grove Art Online

Restrictions apply 

Single user access only

Access Oxford art reference sources covering the history of the visual arts, including painting, sculpture, architecture, graphic and decorative arts, and photography.

 

Content: Reference articles, art images, maps, line drawings

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Grove Music Online

 

Access reference articles designed to assist music research covering the history and culture of music and musicians from around the globe.

 

Content: Reference articles

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Handbooks in Economics

 

Search reference sources in the field of economics.

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Hathi Trust Digital Library

 

Access a repository of digitized collections from research libraries, covering multiple disciplines. 

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, newspapers, musical scores, audiovisual material, reference material, manuals, manuscripts

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Full-text: Some
  • Abstracts: No

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Health and Wellness Resource Center

 

Access resources pertaining to medical, statistical, health and wellness information.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, reference material, magazines, directories, pamphlets, videos

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Health Evidence

 

Indexes systematically prepared reviews and meta-analyses of public health related research.

  • Coverage: 2003+
  • Full-text: Some links to open-access full-text
  • Abstracts: Yes

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Health Reference Center Academic (HRC-A)

 

Indexes medical and professional periodicals, audio and video files, general interest health and fitness magazines, reference books and pamphlets. Intended for informational purposes.

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Health Source: Consumer Edition

 

Access consumer health information on specific diseases as well as overall health topics.

 

Content: Reference materials, magazines, pamphlets, fact sheets

A TAL Alberta Library Universal Core initiative

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Heritage
Canadian content

 

Access primary source material focused on Canadian history. Featured collections include genealogy, Aboriginal history, government documents, military history and landmark papers.

 

Content: Primary-source material

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Historical Abstracts

 

Indexes journals covering the history of the world, excluding Canada and the United States, from 1450 to the present.

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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Hospitality & Tourism Complete

 

Access research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism. Includes demographics and statistics.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, magazines, company & country reports, books, newspapers

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Human Kinetics Journals

 

Access journals covering the areas of kinesiology and exercise science, including sports managements, physical education, and training, therapy and rehabilitation.

 

  • Coverage: 1977+
  • Full-text: Yes

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Humanities Index Retrospective, 1907-1984 (H.W. Wilson)

 

Indexes scholarly journals published in North American and Europe throughout the 20th century in the humanities and social sciences.

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Humanities International Complete (HIC)

 

Access global research pertaining to literary, scholarly and creative through in the humanities.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, magazines

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research) Data Archive

Restrictions apply 

Access limited by licensing agreement to current UofL students, faculty & staff for academic, non-commercial purposes.

Access ICPSR’s data archive of research in the social and behavioral sciences.

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IEEE/IET electronic library (IEL)

 

Access research in electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, conference proceedings, technical standards, books, courses

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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IIGR (Institute of Intergovernmental Relations)
Canadian content

 

Access research and archive material on aspects of federalism and intergovernmental relations, both in Canada and around the world.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, conference proceedings, working papers, research projects

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IMF (International Monetary Fund) Data

 

Access international statistics on all aspects of international and domestic finance, including current data needed in the analysis of problems of international payments and of inflation and deflation.

 

Content: Datasets

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IMSLP Petrucci Music Library

 

Search public domain musical scores and freely available recordings.

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Index Chemicus

 

Access research in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities. Included in the Web of Science Core Collection.

A Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) initiative

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Indigenous Peoples: North America

 

Covers the history of Native Peoples in North America from colonial relations in the 1600s to twentieth-century issues such as civil rights.  Includes manuscript collections, rare books and monographs, newspapers, periodicals, census records, legal documents, maps, drawing and sketches, oral histories, and photos.  Also features Indigenous language materials, including dictionaries, Bibles, and primers. 

A TAL Alberta Library initiative

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Indigenous Studies Portal (iPortal)
Canadian content

 

Access resources focused primarily on First Nations and Aboriginals of Canada, with a secondary focus on North American materials and beyond.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, photographs, theses, archival resources, maps

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Infomart
Canadian content

Restrictions apply 

Limited to 5 concurrent users.

Search resources covering news & broadcast media monitoring, financial and corporate data. Includes detailed information about Canadian private and public companies, company directors, archival financial information, special analytical tools, and a lead list generator. 

 

Content: Company & industry reports & data, news, magazines, transcripts, radio & broadcast media

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IngentaConnect

 

Search publications for academic and professional research articles in the arts, humanities, sciences and social sciences.

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Institute of Physics (IOP)

 

Access scholarly articles included in the Institute of Physics (IOP) collection of journals. Covers research in the areas of atomic and molecular physics, earth and environment, optical physics, mathematical physics, and measurements and instrumentation.

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IntelliConnect

 

Access Canadian Tax reference tools, both federal and provincial. Includes the Canadian Income Tax Act, Tax Topics, Dominion Tax Cases & Canadian Master Tax Guide as well as provincial tax news.

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Inter-Play: an On-line Index to Plays in Collections, Anthologies, And Periodicals

 

Indexes the locations of printed plays in collections, anthologies and periodicals in many languages.

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Full-text: No
  • Abstracts: No

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International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS) *SocWk students only

Restrictions apply 

Use restricted to UofC Social Work students (Lethbridge Division).

Indexes journals, books and reviews in the disciplines of anthropology, economics, political science and sociology.

  • Coverage: 1951+
  • Full-text: Some
  • Abstracts: Some

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International Political Science Abstracts (IPSA)

 

Indexes scholarly political science journals and yearbooks worldwide. Topics include method and theory; political thinkers and ideas; government and administrative institutions; political process; elections; international relations; and foreign policy.

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Ipsos Canadian Public Affairs Dataverse
Canadian content

 

Contains Canadian public and polling data donated by the market research firm Ipsos Canada. The data covers a range of opinion polls from 2004 to 2015 on subject matter including Canadian politics and elections, real estate buying habits, and youth interactions with government. 

  • Coverage: 2004-2015
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: Yes

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division

 

Search the Dance Collection in the New York Public Library catalogue for works about all forms of dance, from all cultures, in print and other media. Includes materials in many languages and serves as an index to an international range of dance periodicals.

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Full-text: No
  • Abstracts: No

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Joanna Briggs Institute (Evidence-based resources) - See ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source

 

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Journal Citation Reports (ISI)

 

This database is designed for evaluating and comparing journals using citation data. Includes all areas of science, technology, and social sciences.

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Journal of visualized experiments, JoVE behavior

 

Access research documenting observational and experimental techniques that seek to understand human and animal behavior.

  • Coverage: 2006+
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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Journal of visualized experiments, JoVE biology

 

Access video-based biological research studies. Content covers all fields of cell, molecular, and organizational biology.

  • Coverage: 2006+
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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Journal of visualized experiments, JoVE neuroscience

 

Access video-based journals covering investigations of the structure, function, physiology, and pathophysiology of the brain and nervous system.

 

  • Coverage: 2006+
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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JoVE Lab Index

 

Indexes scientific researchers and areas of research. Also includes open job postings within the defined research area and speaking events at conferences.

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JSTOR

 

Search scholarly journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, primary documents, pamphlets

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Kanopy

 

Kanopy offers a collection of over 30,000 films from most of the leading filmmakers, including Criterion Collection, New Day, The Great Courses, Gryphon, Kino Lorber, MEF, First Run, PBS, California Newsreel, Psychotherapy.net etc. 

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Full-text: No
  • Abstracts: No
  • Provided by: Kanopy

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KCI-Korean Journal Database

 

Access research from South Korean multidisciplinary scholarly journals.

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Knotia.ca
Canadian content

 

Access Canadian business information resources, including the fields of tax, accounting, and finance. Includes:

  • Canadian Accounting and Assurance Reference Service (CAARS)
  • Canadian Business Compliance Manual (CBCM), The
  • CPA Canada Standards and Guidance Collection (CPACHB)
  • Financial Reporting in Canada under IFRS 2013 (FRICIFRS)
  • Guide to Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (GASPE)
  • International Financial Reporting Standards (2016)

 

Content: Reference material, accounting guides, legislation

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Latino Literature : Poetry, Drama and Fiction

 

Access poetry, drama and fiction written by Chicano, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Dominican and other Latin writers working in the United States.

 

Content: Plays, fiction, poetry readings, playbills, performance materials, promotional material

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LearnTechLib, the Learning and Technology Library

 

Access international journal articles and conference papers on the latest research, developments, and applications related to all aspects of Educational Technology and E-Learning.

 

Formerly EdITLib - Education & Information Technology Library.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, videos, talks, e-books, presentations

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LexisNexis Academic

 

Access resources covering business news, company financial information, SEC filings and reports, and industry and market news. Includes Canadian and US legal information, as well as some international legal information.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, news, legislation, case law, statutes, company profiles, market & industry reports

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Liberty Magazine Historical Archive, 1924-1950

 

Provides access to the entire run of Liberty Magazine, nearly 1,400 issues containing over 17,000 articles and thousands of advertisements that chronicled the moods, attitudes, lifestyles, fads and fortunes of middle America. 

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Literary Reference Center (LRC)

 

Access reference material on authors and their works. Includes synopses, criticisms, biographies, reviews, poems and images.

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Literature Criticism Online (LCO)

 

Access a range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres.

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Literature Online (LION)

 

Search works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, along with criticism and reference sources.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, biographies, reference resources

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Literature Resource Center (LRC)

 

Access biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, essays, reviews, biographies, reference resources

A Lois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library (LHCADL) initiative

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Margaret Herrick Library Digital Collections

 

Access digitized material from the collections of the Margaret Herrick Library. Collections include Academy publications and archives, as well as collections on various movie stars.

 

Content: Photographs, ephemera, music sheets, lobby cards, correspondence

  • Coverage: 1927+
  • Full-text: Some
  • Abstracts: Some

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MarketLine

 

Access company, industry and country profiles along with key macro-economic, social, demographic and industry statistics. Also access news, commentaries and analyses. 

 

Content: Industry profiles, company profiles, news, statistics and data

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Mass Observation Online: British Social History, 1937-1972

 

Access literature covering the cultural and social history of Britain in the modern era. Indexes primary sources, including personal writings and topic collections.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, primary sources, manuscripts, photographs, interactive maps

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MasterFILE Premier

 

Search this multidisciplinary database for general reference material, primary source documents, and magazines and journals.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, magazines, reference sources, primary sources, biographies, image collection

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MathSciNet

 

Indexes reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information of the world's mathematics literature including journals, conference proceedings and books.

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Medieval Travel Writing

 

Access this collection of manuscript materials for the study of medieval travel writing in fact and in fantasy, dating from the 13th to the 16th centuries. The main focus is accounts of journeys to the Holy Land, India and China.

 

Content: Manuscripts, secondary texts, maps, bibliographies, glossaries

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MEDLINE [via OVID]

 

Indexes international biomedical and nursing journals. Produced by the United States National Library of Medicine. All records are indexed with Medical Subject Headings (MeSH).

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MEDLINE [via PubMed]

 

Indexes international biomedical and nursing journals. Produced by the United States National Library of Medicine. All records are indexed with Medical Subject Headings (MeSH).

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MEDLINE [via Web of Science]

 

Indexes international biomedical and nursing journals. Produced by the United States National Library of Medicine. All records are indexed with Medical Subject Headings (MeSH).

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Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMY) with Tests in Print

 

Access evaluations of test products and testing instruments, within areas of psychology, education, business, and leadership. Also includes descriptive information such as test purpose, publisher, pricing, population, and scores. 

  • Full-text: Yes (of testing information). Note: No copies of actual tests or assessment instruments
  • Provided by: EBSCO
  • Persistent Links: Instructions for creation
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Merck Index Online

 

Access information on chemicals, drugs and biologicals. Includes reference tools with searchable organic named reactions and reference tables with abbreviations, chemical structures, constants and conversions.

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Mergent Online

 

Access company and industry research, both historical and current. Includes data on global publicly traded companies; annual reports; domestic and international private company information; executive biographies. Search by SIC or NAICS.

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Mergent Online - Archives

 

Search indexed collections of corporate and industry related documents. Includes Mergent’s Full Collection of Digitized Manuals, Ford Equity Research Reports, Annual Reports, & Industry Report Collection.

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Mergent Online - First Research

 

Mergent First Research delivers industry intelligence via News & Social content and daily alerts.  Contains nearly 500 Industry Profiles, Quarterly Industry Alerts, Call Prep Sheets, State & Provincial Profiles to monitor trends in the United States and Canada.

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Mergent Online - Key Business Ratios

 

Access benchmarking data compiled from D&B®’s database of public and private companies, featuring 14 key business rations.

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MLA Directory of Periodicals

 

Access information on journals and series, including publication details, editorial practices, editorial contact details, submission requirements, and subscription information.  

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MLA International Bibliography

 

Indexes review books, scholarly journals, and Web sites for material that relates to all forms of human communications, including literature from around the globe, folklore, linguistics, literary theory and criticism, and the dramatics arts.  

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Music Online - Classical Scores Library

 

Access scores of the classical canon. The collection covers all major classical musical genres and time periods from the Middle Ages to the 21st century. Includes full, study, piano, and vocal scores.

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Native Health Database

 

Access bibliographic information pertaining to health and medical issues of the American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) and Canadian First Nations populations. The scope of the NHRD is limited to contemporary articles, studies, and reports focused on the medical (physical and psychological), anthropological, and administrative aspects  of AI/AN health.

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Naxos Music Library (NML)

 

Access musical recordings along with liner notes for many recordings. Background information includes audio book transcriptions, libretti and synopses of operas, a pronunciation guide, glossary, and musical terms. Genres covered include classical, jazz, world, and pop/rock.

 

Content: Streaming music, reference material, podcasts

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NBER (National Bureau of Economic Research)

 

Access working papers, publications and statistical data in the fields of economics and business.

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Nesstar Data Portal - Statistics Canada
Canadian content

 

Search surveys or statistical products for both public-use microdata files (PUMF) and public matter files. DLI variables are also available.

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Full-text: No
  • Abstracts: No

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NetWellness

 

Access information on consumer health through a reference encyclopedia, information sheets on common health topics, links to clinical trials, drug information, diagrams, and multimedia tutorials.

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New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online

 

Access reference material on economics. Includes hyperlinked cross-references within articles, links to related sites, as well as quarterly additions and updates.

 

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New Testament Abstracts

 

Access abstracts of articles, reviews, books and software useful for scholars of the New Testament and its historical milieu.

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NFB - National Film Board of Canada
Canadian content

 

Access online streaming video, including films from the National Film Board of Canada. Included in this database are 500+ films available for educators that are labeled "CAMPUS". Access to these films is restricted to University of Lethbridge Students, Faculty and Staff. Includes public performance rights.

 

Instructors and educators should create a free personal NFB.ca account at the following link: University of Lethbridge Campus Subscription

 

Size: 3000+ films

  • Coverage:
  • Full-text: Streaming video
  • Abstracts:
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Nineteenth Century Collections Online

 

Focuses on primary source collections of the "long" nineteenth century gathered through partnerships with major world libraries, specialized libraries and archives.  Contains monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, photographs, statistics and other documents with content in multiple languages

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Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers

 

Provides cover-to-cover access to hundreds of U.S. newspapers published during the 19th century from a range of urban and rural regions. 

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Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism (NCLC)

 

Access overviews of authors of 1800 through 1899 with chronologically arranged criticism representing the entire range of response to each author. Access this series through the Literature Criticism Online database.

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North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories

 

Access primary sources from immigrants to North America between 1800 and 1950. Provides perspectives both on North American and on the immigrants’ countries of origin.

 

Content: Letters, diaries, pamphlets, autobiographies, oral histories, audio files, images

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North American Indian Thought and Culture

 

Access primary sources documenting the history of Canadian First Peoples, American Indians, and Alaskan Natives. Includes a detailed timeline of Indian events, cross-referenced by region and tribe.

 

Content: Biographies, autobiographies, letters, diaries, oral histories, reference works, speeches, manuscripts, photographs

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North American Theatre Online (NATO)

 

Access the full-text of reference materials for plays, theatrical people, theatres, productions and production companies in Canada and the United States. Also includes some images, playbills, postcards, scrapbooks and other resources.

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North American Women's Drama

 

Access the full-text of 1,500+ plays (many unpublished) by North American women playwrights, with information on the playwrights, related productions, theaters, production companies, and more. Supports research in history of feminism and women's studies.

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North American Women's Letters and Diaries : Colonial to 1950

 

Access primary sources focused on 1,300+ North American women's experiences from Colonial times to 1950. Includes diaries, correspondence and biographies.

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NRC Research Press Journals

 

Access scholarly journals covering a broad range of scientific disciplines. NRC Research Press is a division of Canadian Science Publishing.

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Nursing Education in Video

 

Access online videos created specifically for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers.

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OECD iLibrary

 

Access content published by the International Energy Agency (IEA), the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), the OECD Development Center, PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment), and the International Transport Forum.

 

Content: Scholarly articles, working papers, books, statistics

  • Coverage: 1998+
  • Full-text: Some
  • Abstracts: Yes

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Old Testament Abstracts (OTA)

 

Indexes journals, books, multi-author works, and software related to Old Testament studies. Topics covered include antiquities, archaeology, biblical theology, and philology.

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Omnifile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)

 

Access full-text material across the disciplines, including coverage of art, education, humanities, law, social sciences and technology.

 

Content: Scholarly articles, magazines, graphs, podcasts

Size: 3,400+ journals

A Lois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library (LHCADL) initiative

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OntheBoards.tv

 

OntheBoards.tv is a website that offers high-quality videos of full-length performances by some of today's most provocative artists working in dance, theater, music and other forms that defy categorization




Oral History Online

 

Indexes English-language oral history collections from around the world. Includes oral history collections, repositories, and narratives.

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Ottemiller's Index to Plays in Collections

 

Access the updated volume of Ottemiller’s Index to Plays in Collections. Used as a location tool for full-length plays published in collections and anthologies in England and the United States.

  • Coverage: 1900+
  • Full-text: No
  • Abstracts: No

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Our Future, Our Past : The Alberta Heritage Digitization Project (AHDP) See Alberta Heritage...

 

See Alberta Heritage Digitization Project
A Lois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library (LHCADL) initiative




Our new roots: Canada's local histories online
Canadian content

 

Provides open access to a digitized collection of French and English-Canadian local histories.  Includes interactive educational resources in both French and English for younger users.

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Ovid HealthSTAR

 

Access citations to literature on health services, technology, administration, and research. Focuses on clinical and non-clinical aspects of health care delivery.

 

Content: Scholarly articles, books, technical reports, meeting abstracts and papers, book chapters, government documents and newspaper articles.

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Oxford Art Online

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Single user access only

Access full text scholarly information on all aspects of art from prehistory to the present day. Search Grove Art Online as well as several online reference books: The Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics and the Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.

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Oxford Bibliographies

 

Search peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies in the following subject areas:

  • Art History
  • Atlantic History
  • Childhood Studies
  • Education
  • Geography
  • Linguistics
  • Public Health
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Oxford English Dictionary (OED)

 

Search information on the meaning, history and pronunciation of 600,000+ words – past and present – from across the English-speaking world.

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Oxford Journals

 

Access journals published by the Oxford University Press in the following disciplines: arts & humanities, law, medicine & health, social sciences, and sciences & mathematics.

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Oxford Music Online

 

Access music reference sources including Grove Music Online, The Oxford Dictionary of Music, and The Oxford Companion to Music.

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PAIS International and PAIS Archive

 

Indexes literature related to contemporary issues of public policy and the making and evaluation of public policy. Includes indexing of government publications and nongovernment organizations at the international, regional, national, state (provincial), and local levels.

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Past Masters

 

Access a collection of primary source full-text humanities databases that make available cohesive collections of editions, in both original language and in English translation, of seminal figures in the humanities and social sciences. Includes significant collections in political thought, religious studies, sociology, the history of science, economics, and classics.

 

Content: Primary sources, monographs, bibliographies

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Peel's Prairie Provinces
Canadian content

 

Search an online bibliography of books, pamphlets, and other materials related to the development of the Prairies.

 

Content: Monographs, newspaper issues, postcards, maps

A Lois Hole Campus Alberta Digital Library (LHCADL) initiative

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Penn World Tables 6.3

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Access limited by licensing agreement to current UofL students, faculty & staff for academic, non- commercial purposes.

Search purchasing power parity and national income accounts converted to international prices for 189 countries for some or all of the years 1950-2007. The European Union or the OECD provide more detailed purchasing power and real product estimates for their countries and the World Bank makes current price estimates for most PWT countries at the GDP level.

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Performing Arts Periodicals Database

 

Indexes publications covering dance, film, television, stagecraft, broadcast arts, and storytelling.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, trade journals, magazines, books, newspapers

A Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) initiative

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Periodicals Archive Online (PAO) Collections 1-6

 

Provides full-text access to international journals in the arts, humanities and social sciences disciplines.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

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Philosopher's Index

 

Indexes material on philosophy and related disciplines, including aesthetics, axiology, epistemology, ethics, logic, metaphilosophy and metaphysics. 

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, book reviews, reference material

Size: 1700+ journals

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PhilPapers: Philosophical Research Online

 

Indexes books and articles in philosophy. Includes an archive of pre-prints uploaded by authors.

  • Coverage: 1900-present
  • Full-text: Some
  • Abstracts: Yes
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Picture Post Historical Archive

 

Provides access to the complete archive of the Picture Post, a photojournalistic magazine published in Britain from 1938 to 1957.  Includes thousands of photographs of daily life in Britain.

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POPLINE (POPulation information onLINE)

 

Search bibliographic information on demography and reproductive health worldwide, covering the fields of population, family planning, and related legal, social, and health issues.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, technical reports, grey literature

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PressReader

 

Access current newspapers from 100+ countries. Provides a 14-day backfile.

 

Size: 5,000+ publications

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Project MUSE

 

Access scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences. Covers the fields of literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, and economics.

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PROLA (Physical Review Online Archive)

 

Access journal content from the American Physical Society. Coverage has a three-year moving wall: the current three years of full text is not available.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

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ProQuest Education Journals

 

Search publications that support research on the theory and practice of education. Covers the topics of primary, secondary, and higher education as well as special education, home schooling, and adult education.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, dissertations

Size: 1,000+ journals

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ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source

 

Access research in the areas of nursing, allied health, as well as alternative and complementary medicine. Provides access to Systematic Reviews, Evidence Summaries, and Best Practice Information Sheets from the Joanna Briggs Institute.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, dissertations and theses, video and audio, books, conference papers & proceedings, figures, magazine, reports, tables, trade journals, working papers

Size: 1,000+ journals

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PsycARTICLES

 

Access scholarly journals covering academic, research and practice literature in psychology, neuroscience, psychiatry, behavioral sciences and related disciplines. Includes content from both American Psychological Association and Canadian Psychological Association journals.

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PsychiatryOnline

 

Access research and reference material in psychology and psychiatry. Includes DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders 5th ed.).

 

Content: Scholarly journals, reference materials, textbooks, APA Practice guidelines, self-assessment tools, clinical & research news, medical information handouts

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PsycINFO [via Ovid]

 

Indexes scholarly literature in the psychological, social, behavioral, and health sciences.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, dissertations, books, technical reports

Size: 2,500+ periodicals

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PubMed

 

Indexes medical information on biomedicine and health, covering portions of the life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering, and much more. Developed and maintained by the United States National Library of Medicine. Includes access to the MeSH database.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, systematic reviews, clinical studies

Size: 5,000+ journals

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PubMed Central Canada (PMC Canada)
Canadian content

 

Access literature in the health and life sciences. Available through a collaborative effort between the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Research (CISTI) in the National Research Council (NRC) Canada.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

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Punch Historical Archive, 1841-1992

 

Contains the complete run of the weekly magazine Punch, a celebrated British publication of humor and satire, as well as its annual Almanack, seasonal issues and indexes.  The archive also correlates the previously anonymous articles and those written under pseudonyms with the private ledgers of contributors kept by the Punch editors, in many cases revealing for the first time the true identity of the authors.

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RAMBI: The Index of Articles on Jewish Studies

 

Indexes scholarly articles from various areas in Jewish studies and in the study of Eretz Israel. Most articles in this database come from the holdings of the Jewish National and University Library (Jerusalem).

 

Content: Scholarly articles

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Readers' Guide Retrospective, 1890-1982

 

Indexes reference material covering U.S. culture and history, including information from Reader’s Guide annuals.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, magazines, reviews

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Regional Business News

 

Access coverage for Canadian and American business publications, on a regional level.

 

Content: Newspapers, trade publications, radio & television news transcripts, magazines, newswires

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RILM Abstracts of Music Literature

 

Indexes bibliographic information covering traditional music, popular music, and classical music. Coverage of conference proceedings goes back to 1835.

 

Content: Scholarly articles, conference proceedings, essay collections, dissertations, reference material, reviews

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RISM

 

Documents musical sources including manuscripts of printed music, works on music theory and libretti housed in libraries, archives, monasteries, schools and private collections from across the world.

 

Content: Music manuscripts

  • Coverage: 1600-1800

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Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Canadian content

 

Provides access to documents including transcripts of hearings, research reports and submissions from tribal councils, organizations, and interest groups that supported the writing of the Report of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples in 1996.

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Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

 

Access scholarly journals published by the Royal Society of Chemistry. Subject coverage includes chemistry, environmental monitoring, geochemistry, and food and nutrition.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, reference information

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Russian Science Citation Index

 

Indexes scholarly Russian scientific journals, covering the fields of engineering, material science, and ecology. Content is provided in both Russian and English. Included in Web of Science Core Collection.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

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Sabin Americana, 1500-1926

 

Based on Joseph Sabin's landmark bibliography, this collection contains works about the Americas published internationally from 1500 to 1926.  Includes over 6 million pages from books, pamphlets, serials and other documents that provide original accounts of exploration, trade, colonialism, slavery and abolition, the western movement, Native Americans, military actions and more. 

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SAGE Journals Online

 

Access articles in health sciences, social sciences & humanities, material sciences & engineering, and life & biomedical sciences.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

Size: 560+ journals

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SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

 

Access records related to astrophysics, physics and geophysics. This database is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under a NASA grant. Includes citation tracking.

 

Content: Scholarly journals and publications, theses, NASA reports, books, astronomical object information, data catalogs, data sets

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Scalable Brain Atlas

 

Access an interactive web-based display engine for brain atlases, imaging data and topologies. Also provides services to look up regions, generate thumbnails or download nomenclature- and delineation data.

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SciELO Citation Index

 

Indexes research in Latin American, Spain, Portugal, the Caribbean and South Africa. Covers the fields of social sciences, health sciences, mathematics, physics, biological sciences, earth sciences, and linguistics. Included in Web of Science.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

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Science

 

Science Magazine Online includes important original scientific research and research reviews.

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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI Expanded)

 

Indexes scholarly journals across 150 scientific disciplines and includes cited references.

SCI Expanded is included in Web of Science Core Collection.

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Science Conference Proceedings

 

Access science and technology conference proceedings and conference papers from a number of sites (primarily professional societies and national labs), whose areas of interest in the physical sciences and technology intersect those of the U.S. Department of Energy.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, technical reports, conference papers, books, data, patents

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Science Reference Center

 

Search reference materials with science-oriented content. Includes Lexile reading measures, lesson plans, and curriculum standards modules.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, encyclopedias, reference books, images, biographies, essays, videos, lesson plans

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ScienceDirect

 

Access scientific, technical and health research that span over 24 major scientific disciplines.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, data sets

Size: 3,800+ journals

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Scientific and Technical Information

 

Access the science, technology, and engineering research information from the U.S. Department of Energy. Covers broad disciplines such as physics, chemistry, biology & medicine, engineering, environmental sciences, materials, geoscience, and renewable energy sources.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, technical documents, conference papers, bibliographic citations, multimedia, software, data information

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SciFinder

 

Access references, substances and reactions in chemistry and related sciences, including biomedical sciences, engineering, materials science, and agricultural science.

 

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Content: Reference material, patent information, organic and inorganic substance information, reactions structures

 

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SCOAP3 - Sponsoring Consortium for Open Access Publishing in Particle Physics

 

Access scholarly articles covering high-energy physics. SCOAP3 is a project designed to convert key physics journals into Open Access. 

 

Content: Scholarly journals

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SEDAR (System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval)
Canadian content

 

Access most public securities documents and information filed by public companies and investment funds with the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) in the SEDAR filing system.

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Shakespeare Collection: Featuring the Arden Shakespeare Complete Works

 

Access research material related to Shakespeare. Includes the current Arden Shakespeare editions, as well as other adaptations, other works published during Shakespeare’s time, prompt books, and the Gordon Crosse Theatrical Diaries.

 

Content: Plays, criticisms, reviews, images, reference material

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Slavery & Anti-slavery: a Transnational Archive

 

Covers a wide spectrum of interests related to the history of slavery including legal issues, the Caribbean, children and women under slavery, modes of resistance and much more.  Contains over five million pages sourced from books, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, legal documents, court records, monographs, manuscripts and maps from many different countries. 

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Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice, 1490-2007

 

Access primary sources on the topic of trans-Atlantic slavery and abolition. Contextual essays are included alongside the documents.

 

Content: Primary sources, interactive maps, scholarly essays, galleries, chronologies, bibliographies

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Smithsonian Collections Online

 

Contains a wide variety of primary source materials from the Smithsonian's museums, libraries and archives, including access to Air & Space Magazine and Smithsonian Magazine.  Topics covered include business and industry, world fairs and expositions, aviation, and more.

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Social Care Online

 

Indexes material related to social work and social care, including the areas of fostering, mental health, and human resources.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, legislation, government documents, practice & guidelines, systematic reviews, research briefings, UK grey literature, reports

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Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI)

 

Indexes scholarly social sciences journals, as well as science and technical journals. Included in the Web of Science Core Collection.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

 

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Social Services Abstracts

 

Provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, dissertations & theses, book reviews

Size: 1,300+ publications

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Social Work Abstracts *SocWk students only

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Use restricted to UofC Social Work students (Lethbridge Division).

Provides information on the fields of social work and human services, including theory and practice, areas of service, social issues, and social problems.

 

Size: 500+ journals

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SocINDEX with Full Text

 

Access research covering sociology and related disciplines, including gender studies, criminal justice, social psychology, religion, racial studies and social work. Includes author profiles and a sociological thesaurus.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, monographs, conference papers, author profiles

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Sociological Abstracts

 

Indexes the international literature of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. It includes the companion file Social Services Abstracts, which provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, dissertations, conference papers, books and book chapters, scholar profiles

Size: 2,000+ journals

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Southern Alberta Newspaper Collection
Canadian content

 

Access locally digitized content from the following historical newspapers: Alberta Star, Barons Enterprise, Barons Globe, Cardston News, Cardston Record, Kainai News, Lethbridge News, Macleod Advertiser, Macleod Chronicle, Macleod Gazette, Macleod News, Macleod Spectator, Magrath Pioneer, Milk River Review & Sun Dance Echo.

  • Coverage: 1885-1991
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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SPIRES-HEP

 

Search physics literature, including journal papers, preprints, e-prints, technical reports, conference papers and theses. SPIRES_HEP is a joint project of Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC), DESY & FNAL as well as the worldwide HEP community.

  • Coverage: 1974+
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: Yes
  • Tutorial

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SPORTDiscus with Full Text

 

Access literature covering sports and sport medicine studies, including coverage in the areas of fitness, health, nutrition, and physical education.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

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SPRILIB Ice and Snow

 

Indexes glaciological literature from 1661 to the present, relating to all aspects of ice and snow worldwide. Provided through the Scott Polar Research Institute.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books & book chapters, conference papers

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SpringerLink

 

Indexes scholarly literature in the scientific, technical and medical fields.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, ebooks, reference works, book series, conference papers, protocols

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State Papers Online: Early Modern Government in Britain and Europe

 

Provides access to original historic documents from 1509 to 1782 across a wide range of government concerns, from high level international politics and diplomacy to matters of concern at the local level.  Includes correspondence, reports, memoranda, and parliamentary drafts from ambassadors, civil servants and provincial administration.

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Synthesis digital library of engineering and computer science

 

An information service for the research, development, and educational community in engineering and computer science. Contains 50- to 100-page self-contained electronic documents--lectures, which are organized into a hierarchical structure of disciplines and series. Each is authored by a prominent contributor to the field. New series and lectures are added continuously and existing lectures will be revised as needed

Collection 4 and collection 5 only

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TAIR (The Arabidopsis Information Resource)

 

Access genetic and molecular biology data for the model higher plant Arabidopsis thaliana, including complete genome sequence along with gene structure, product information, and expression. Updated weekly.

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Taylor & Francis Online

 

Access scholarly research in the sciences, health sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

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Teacher Reference Center (TRC)

 

Indexes scholarly titles covering education topics such as assessment, best practice, continuing education, literacy standards, pedagogical research and teacher education.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, trade journals, books

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Teatro Espanol del Siglo de Oro

 

The Golden Age (1500-1700) was the crowning glory of Spain's intellectual and artistic achievements. This database contains hundreds of important works from that period. Teatro Español del Siglo de Oro  contains the most important dramatic works of sixteenth and seventeenth century Spain.

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TERMIUM Plus
Canadian content

 

Search the Government of Canada’s terminology and linguistic data bank covering English, French, Spanish and Portuguese. Access terms, abbreviations, definitions and usage examples in a wide range of specialized fields.

  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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Tests in Print (TIP)

 

Access information for evaluating contemporary testing instruments in psychology, education, business, and leadership. Entries contain information about test purpose, publisher, pricing, population, and scores. Also includes a bibliography of all known commercially available English-language tests currently in print. Also called Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print.

 

Size: 3,000+ testing instruments

 

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The Economist Historical Archive, 1843-2013

 

Provides complete access to The Economist, a weekly publication covering politics, current affairs, business and trade, from 1843 to 2013

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The Illustrated London News Historical Archive, 1842-2003

 

Provides access to the entire run of The Illustrated London News, the world's first illustrated weekly newspaper.  Includes over 260,000 full colour pages of British and world events from 1842 until 2003.

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The Independent Digital Archive, 1986-2012

 

Provides access to the entire run of The Independent, a U.K. daily national newspaper.  Featuring journalists and columnists from across the political spectrum, it is generally regarded as centrist, taking idiosyncratic views on the free market, social issues and culture. 

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The Listener Historical Archive, 1929-1991

 

Contains the complete run of The Listener, a weekly newspaper by the BBC, with over 125,000 pages chronicling the rise of radio and television.  Includes broadcast talks, select transcripts, book reviews, and discussions of major literary and musical programs.

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The Making of the Modern World

 

Provides access to more than 62,000 primary sources from 1450 to 1914 that track the development of the modern, western world through the lens of trade and wealth.  Includes books, serials, pamphlets, essays and more covering topics such as history, political science, social conditions, technology and industry, economics, area studies and more. 

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The Sunday Times Digital Archive, 1822-2006

 

Provides access to The Sunday Times newspaper from 1822 until 2006.  Contains over 800,000 pages of analysis and commentary on the weekly news and society at large.

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The Telegraph Historical Archive, 1855-2000

 

Contains over 1 million pages of content and includes the Sunday edition from its inception in 1961.  Offers a fundamental insight into domestic and international affairs and culture over a timespan of nearly 150 years.

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Theatre in Video

 

Access streaming videos of plays, documentaries, and interviews covering 20th century theatre history.

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Theses Canada Portal
Canadian content

 

Provides access to all Canadian theses (masters theses and doctoral dissertations) in the Library and Archives Canada collection.

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Times Digital Archive, 1785-2011

 

Access the full-text of 200+ years of The Times (London) and its predecessor the Daily Universal Register.  Does not include the Sunday Times.

 

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Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive 1902-2013

 

Provides full access to the Times Literary Supplement (TLS), a weekly literary review, from 1902 to 2012.  Includes over 300,000 reviews of the visual and performing arts, multi-disciplinary essays and criticism, book reviews, poems and letters. 

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TimeTree

 

Search for information on the evolutionary timescale of life. Three search modes are possible: Node Time, Timeline, and Timetree. Also includes Timepanels which allows for comparisons with timelines and timetrees.

  • Coverage: 2005+
  • Full-text: Yes
  • Abstracts: No

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Trade Analyser

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Access limited by licensing agreement to current UofL students, faculty & staff for academic, non- commercial purposes.

Access data related to world trade. Includes separate tables for Canadian imports and exports. Each table includes a number of variables that may be selected for output.

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Transgender Archives
Canadian content

 

Access primary sources and materials relating to the history and activism of trans and gender nonconforming people. Hosted by the University of Victoria.

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Twentieth Century North American Drama

 

Access full-text plays from North American playwrights. Plays are accompanied by reference material, including images when available.

 

Size: 2,050+ plays

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Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism (TCLC)

 

Access excerpts from criticism on the major literary figures and nonfiction writers of 1900 to 1999. Access this series through the Literature Criticism Online database.

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Ulrichsweb.com

 

Access bibliographic and publisher information on international periodicals, including academic and scholarly, Open Access publications, peer-reviewed titles popular magazines, newspapers, and newsletters. Covers 900+ subject areas and provides data points such as ISSN, publisher, language, subject, abstracting & indexing coverage, full-text database coverage, tables of contents, and reviews written by librarians.

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UNdata

 

Provides access to United Nations statistics, including international economic, social, financial and development topics.

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University of Chicago Press journals

 

Access journals published by the University of Chicago Press. Covers the social sciences, humanities, education, biological and medical sciences, and physical sciences.

 

Content: Scholarly journals

  • Coverage: 1995+
  • Full-text: Yes

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University of Lethbridge Art Collection
Canadian content

 

Access bibliographic records for the University of Lethbridge Gallery. Artist biographies, curator’s essays, and information on individual works (medium, technique, editions, exhibition history etc.) are also included.

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UT/DLS: Microdata Analysis and Subsetting (SDA) [via CHASS]
Canadian content

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Access limited by licensing agreement to current UofL students, faculty & staff for academic, non- commercial purposes

Access a set of programs (Survey Documentation & Analysis) that present documentation associated with survey data sets. Facilitates Web-based analysis of survey data, including the creation of customized subsets of data for further analyses. CHASS has loaded a number of survey and census data sets from the Statistics Canada DLI Collection.

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Video Journal of Counseling and Therapy

 

Access research and best practice methods in the fields of counseling, mental health and psychology. Includes contemporary presentations, lectures, and workshops from counselors, psychologists, and practitioners.

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Virtual Gramophone: Canadian Historical Sound Recordings
Canadian content

 

Access materials covering the early days of Canadian recorded sound. Provides an overview of the 78-rpm era in Canada. Includes information about an original recording, such as title and performer, relevant dates, and details about the label and disc.

 

Content: Digital audio recordings, images, biographies

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Vividata [formerly PMB (Print Measurement Bureau)]
Canadian content

 

Access cross-platform measurements of magazines and newspapers, comprehensive media usage data, enhanced demographics, behavioural insights, and brand/product/retail consumer information. Samples taken from 40,000+ Canadians age 12+, with national and 50+ local markets (English/French).

 

  • Coverage: Quarterly data reports

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WAAND (Women Artists Archives National Directory)

 

Search an online directory to U.S. archival collections of primary source materials by and about women visual artists and women's arts organizations active in the U.S. since 1945.

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Full-text: Some
  • Abstracts: Yes

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WDI Online (World Development Indicators Online)

 

Search essential information produced by the World Bank for studying the growth and development of countries throughout the world. Access data (900 indicators+) on 227 countries, with 18 regional and income groups, for 49 years (where data is available).

  • Coverage: Varies; 1960 to present

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Web of Science Core Collection

 

Access scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities. Includes citation mapping and citation reports.

Search can be limited to the following databases:

  • Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Social Sciences Citation Index
  • Arts & Humanities Citation Index
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities
  • Book Citation Index - Science
  • Book citation Index - Social Sciences & Humanities
  • Current Chemical Reactions
  • Index Chemicus

To limit your results to one of the above citation indexes, scroll down the main search page and click on the appropriate database.

  • Coverage: 1900 to present (varies for each specific index)
  • Full-text: Some
  • Abstracts: Yes
  • Provided by: Thomson Reuters
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WebCSD - Cambridge Structural Database

 

Search crystal structure information for organic and metal organic compounds. Bibliographic materials for entries include summaries of the structural and experimental information for the crystal structure, authors’ names and journal reference, and crystallographic cell dimensions and space group.

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Wiley Online Library

 

Access scientific, technical, medical and scholarly content covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities.

 

Content: Scholarly journals, books, reference works, laboratory protocols

Size: 1,500+ journals

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Women and Gender Studies Core Books (ACRL/WGSS)

 

Access curated booklists for subject areas in Women & Gender Studies. Only titles currently in print are included.

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Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 (WASM)

 

Search materials covering American women’s social movements from colonial times to the present. Includes the Dictionary of Social Movements.

 

Content: Primary sources, scholarly essays, commentaries, bibliographies, book, film and website reviews, images

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World Scholar. Latin America & the Caribbean

 

Provides access to primary documents focusing on the history of Latin America and the Caribbean from the early 1800s through the contemporary period sourced from collections in the United States and abroad.  Includes reference, periodicals, multimedia, reports, studies, journals, newspapers, statistical data, and more. 

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Zoological Record

 

Access taxonomic reference material and research related to animal biology and biodiversity issues.

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