Resources by Topic

Canada

Key Databases

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 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 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 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.

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).

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.

CPI.Q  Canadian Resource Image

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

NEWFrontier Life  Canadian Resource Image

A digital collection of primary sources from 1650-1920 including material from the Hudson Bay Archives and the Glenbow Archives. The free access is provided through a collaboration between Consortia Canada and Adam Matthew.