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
  • 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
  • Provides access to reviews of Canadian-authored publications, including scholarly, reference and trade material.
Canadian Business Resource
  • Search business directory 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 Electrical Code  Canadian Resource Image
  • Access the Canadian Electrical Code Part I and the Canadian Electrical Code Handbook from the IHS Standards website. 
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
  • 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.
  • Ideal source for anyone searching for Canadian grants, loans and government programs.
CANSIM  Canadian Resource Image
  • 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.
  • Includes 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
  • Curio provides access to thousands of streaming video programs and documentaries, including audio, plus News in Review.
  • Use the access code to create playlists.
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
In Library Only
  • Provides media company contacts for mailing lists.
  • Access is restricted to current Humber students, faculty and staff. Log-in information (3 user limit) is available at the Research 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.
  • comScore is a global leader in measuring the digital world and the preferred source of digital business analytics.
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 Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada's standards and guidance collection.
CPA Canada Tax Suite Premium  Canadian Resource Image
  • Access to Canadian accounting & assurance, and taxation resources and news.
CPI.Q  Canadian Resource Image
  • Includes articles from 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
  • 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 collection of streaming feature films and documentaries.
  • Troubleshooting: try using Internet Explorer (Windows 7) or Microsoft Edge (Windows 10) to play the video.

Culinary Arts Collection
  • Coverage includes searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

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