Database List


Canada in Context  Canadian Resource Image (video tutorial)

Helps researchers develop both research and critical-thinking skills while covering the spectrum of Canadian-focused subject matter.

Canada's Information Resource Centre  Canadian Resource Image

Access: Associations Canada, Canadian Almanac & Directory, Canadian Environmental Resource Guide, Canadian Parliamentary Guide, Financial Services Canada, Governments Canada, Major Canadian Cities, Canadian Who's Who and Health Guide Canada.

Canadian Book Review Annual  Canadian Resource Image

This is a searchable database that provides access to reviews of Canadian-authored publications, including scholarly, reference and trade material.

Canadian Business Resource (Blue Book)

An online business directory of Canadian companies. Previously named Blue Book of Canadian Business, you can search a database of over 6,560 top Canadian companies using specific criteria: contact information, officers' and directors' names, brief company description, financial data and NAICS codes.

Canadian Documents Collection  Canadian Resource Image
Formerly Canadian Public Policy

Provides access to titles from Canadian public policy institutes, government agencies and university research centres. Includes Canadian Public Policy and Canadian Health Research Collections.

Canadian Encyclopedia  Canadian Resource Image

Full text of the authoritative encyclopedia about Canada and its people, in English and French.

Canadian Guide to Uniform Legal Citation  Canadian Resource Image

The Canadian Guide to Uniform Legal Citation (McGill Guide) is a guide to citation of legal materials. It provides comprehensive rules for citing case law, legislation, periodicals, books and government documents. 

Canadian Law List  Canadian Resource Image

Canada Law Book's free directory of Canadian law firms, lawyers, judges and government departments.

Canadian Legal Information Institute  Canadian Resource Image

CanLII makes primary sources of Canadian law accessible. Includes statutes and case law from federal, provincial and territorial jurisdictions.

Canadian Newsstream  Canadian Resource Image (video tutorial)
Formerly Canadian Major Dailies

Offers access to the full text of nearly 300 newspapers published in Canada, including the Toronto Star and the Globe and Mail.

Canadian Oxford Dictionary  Canadian Resource Image

Combines coverage of international English with information on English as it is particularly used in Canada. Definitions are presented so that the meaning most familiar to Canadians appear first.

Canadian Points of View  Canadian Resource Image (video tutorial)

Designed to provide students with resources that present multiple sides of a current issue, containing information on key topics of interest to Canadian researchers.

Canadian Reference Centre  Canadian Resource Image

Provides full text access to 150 Canadian journals, magazines, newspapers & newswires, reference books, and company information plus over 400 international periodicals.

Canadian Subsidy Directory  Canadian Resource Image

With information on more than 3,000 sources of financing and government programs, the Canadian Subsidy Directory is an ideal source for anyone searching for Canadian grants, loans and government programs.

CANSIM  Canadian Resource Image

CANSIM is Statistics Canada's primary socioeconomic database. It has over 2,800 tables and 41 million time series that track trends in the lives of Canadians. Whereas the census represents information about Canadians at a particular point in time, CANSIM provides data at regular time intervals.

Cardiff Index to Legal Abbreviations

Provides meanings of abbreviations for legal publications from Canada, Great Britain, Australia, New Zealand and the United States. As well as, a selection of major foreign language law abbreviations.

CARDonline  Canadian Resource Image

CARDonline provides advertising rates, data and media planning information. You can not create reports or media lists with our subscription.

Career Cruising  Canadian Resource Image (video tutorial)

Match careers with interests, explore career information (job descriptions, working conditions, earnings, multimedia interviews) and find out more about college and university courses.

CBC Curio  Canadian Resource Image

Use the access code to create playlists. Curio provides access to thousands of streaming video programs and documentaries, including audio, plus News in Review.

CBCA Complete  Canadian Resource Image

Canadian Business & Current Affairs (CBCA) Complete combines full text and indexed content from all four CBCA database subsets (Business, Current Events, Education, and Reference).

Choice Reviews

A source for reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education.

CINAHL with Fulltext

Includes materials on the topics of nursing, allied health, consumer health, biomedicine, complementary medicine and health sciences.

CisionPoint   Canadian Resource Image
3 user limit

Find media company contacts and generate mailing lists. Access restricted to current Humber students, faculty and staff. Log-in information available at the Reference Desk.

Communications and Mass Media Complete

Offers full text articles for over 200 journals in the fields of communication and mass media studies.

Compleat Lexical Tutor   Canadian Resource Image

Provides a variety of tools for students to improve their academic vocabulary.


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CORA (the Canadian Opinion Research Archive)   Canadian Resource Image

Contains the results of Canadian surveys conducted by commercial research firms, independent think tanks, research institutes, NGOs, and academic researchers, going back to the 1970s.  Access to CORA is through the <odesi> portal. Be sure to check the CORA box once you are in the platform.

Corpus of Contemporary American English

The corpus is composed of more than 450 million words from more than 160,000 texts.

Country Watch

Political, economic, business and daily news is available.

CPA Canada Standards and Guidance Collection  Canadian Resource Image

Provides access to the CPA's (Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada's) standards and guidance collection.

CPI.Q  Canadian Resource Image

Covers about 1.8 million articles from nearly 700 Canadian journals and magazines.

Credo Reference

This collection of more than 500 encyclopedias and dictionaries covers a wide range of subjects. Includes labelled images.

Criminal Justice Abstracts with Fulltext

This resource includes bibliographic records and full text covering essential areas related to criminal justice and criminology.

CriminalSource  Canadian Resource Image

Features Martin's Annual Criminal Code, Martin's Related Criminal Statutes, Canadian Criminal Cases (C.C.C.) and Master Table of Cases.

Criterion On-Demand

Browse the entire collection of 1600 streaming feature films and documentaries.

Culinary Arts Collection

Coverage includes searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.


The International Child and Youth Care Network website provides access to the CYC-Online articles. The Relational Child & Youth Care Practice journal is available from Humber Libraries.