Database List


.Library eBook Finder
  • Portal to Humber Library's eBook holdings
  • In-depth coverage of business and economic conditions, management techniques, theory, and practice of business, advertising, marketing, economics, human resources, finance, taxation, computers, and more.
Academic OneFile
  • Includes the full text of The Economist from 1988 to the present, with no embargo.
Academic Search Complete
  • A comprehensive multi-disciplinary database that includes thousands of journal titles.
  • 300 McGraw-Hill eBooks on engineering including: civil, electrical, and mechanical. 
  • Online version of the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology and science and technology news. 
  • Includes image and multimedia. 
Accounting, Tax, & Banking Collection
  • Covers the current trends and history of accounting, tax, banking, and financial issues.
ACM Digital Library
  • The Association for Computing Machinery Digital Library provides access to full-text articles and bibliographic literature covering computing and information technology.
  • This repository includes the complete collection of ACM publications plus a bibliographic database of core works in computing from scholarly publishers.
AdForum  Canadian Resource Image
  • Access information on over 20,000 advertising agencies and 70,000 ads.
  • Focuses on alternative and holistic approaches to health care and wellness. 
America: History and Life with Full Text  Canadian Resource Image
  • Provides concrete literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.
Applied Science & Technology Source Ultimate
  • Covers a wide range of topics including artificial intelligence, applied mathematics, plastics, hydroponics, computer science, chemical engineering, energy resources and robotics, as well as the business and social implications of new technologies.
Art & Architecture Source
  • Provides access to a broad range of articles on art related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design.
ARTstor (video tutorial)
  • Includes 500,000 images of paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, photography, architecture, garden and landscapes, maps, fashion, costumes and jewellery.
ASM Handbooks
  • Comprehensive guides to the structure, properties, processing, performance, and evaluation of metals and nonmetallic engineering materials.
ASTM Standards
  • This resource provides instant access to the current digital edition of the Annual Book of ASTM Standards.
  • Includes test methods, specifications, accepted practice, and accepted terminology for materials, products, systems and services.
  • ASTM standards are used around the world to improve product quality, enhance safety, facilitate market access and trade, and build consumer confidence.
Audio Cine
  • Streaming feature films from major Hollywood and international distributors.
BBC Shakespeare Plays
  • The BBC plays (37 titles) in streaming video format. 
Bibliography of Native North Americans  Canadian Resource Image
  • A bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life.
  • This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy.
Bloomsbury Fashion Central
  • Includes Berg Fashion Library and Business Cases.
  • Access medicine, nursing, and pharmacy eBooks.
Britannica Online
  • Includes the complete encyclopedia, as well as Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, Britannica Student Encyclopedia and the Britannica Book of the Year.
Business (Gale OneFile)
  • Contains full-text coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, and business theory and practice.
Business Source Complete (video tutorial)
  • Includes market research reports, detailed Datamonitor company and industry profiles, as well as country economic reports from the EIU, Global Insight and CountryWatch.
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 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.
  • Publishers allow titles to be downloaded as PDF.
Canadian Electrical Code  Canadian Resource Image
  • Access the Canadian Electrical Code Part I and the Canadian Electrical Code Handbook from the Canadian Standards Association (CSA).
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 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)
  • 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
  • Details about 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.
  • CANSIM provides data at regular time intervals whereas the census represents information about Canadians at a particular point in time.
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
  • Access 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.
  • Videos are viewable once you get to the Curio homepage.
  • The red Login button is only needed to create playlists. For that 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
  • Includes reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education.
CINAHL Complete
  • 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.
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
  • Part of Ovid's Evidence Based Medicine Reviews collection.
  • Contains the full-text of completed Cochrane Reviews and the protocols for ongoing reviews.
Communications and Mass Media Complete
  • Offers full text articles for over 200 journals in the fields of communication and mass media studies.
Computers & Applied Sciences Complete
  • Academic journal articles covering computing, technology and engineering disciplines with a focus on the business and social implications of new technology. 
  • 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.
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.
CPI.Q  Canadian Resource Image
  • Access Canadian journals and magazines.
CPS Full Access  Canadian Resource Image
Formerly RxTx
  • Includes eCPS and Minor Ailments. Provides evidence-based, reliable drug and therapeutic information.
Credo Reference
  • Access encyclopedias and dictionaries covering 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 (Westlaw)  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: update your browser or try another browser like Microsoft Edge or Apple Safari to play the video.

CSA OnDemand  Canadian Resource Image
  • Access the complete standards collection from the Canadian Standards Association (CSA).
Culinary Arts Collection
  • Coverage includes searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.
Department of Justice Canada
  • Canadian statutes and regulations prepared by the Department of Justice Canada.
NEWDiversity Studies (Gale OneFile)
  • Contains peer-reviewed and other academic journal articles, magazine articles, and ebooks on diversity studies.
Psychiatry Online
  • The latest edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.
E-laws  Canadian Resource Image
  • Contains consolidated versions of most of Ontario's public statutes and regulations that are up to date within 14 days of enactment of a new law or amendment of an existing law.
eBook Academic Collection from Ebsco
Unlimited users per book
  • Includes the Canada eBook Collection and the Canadian Prairie Indigenous Peoples Collection.
  • Some publishers allow titles to be downloaded as PDF or EPUB (using Adobe Digital Editions).
  • Access to this collection is made possible by the Colleges eBook Consortium Project, a joint endeavour of the Ontario colleges.
eBook Canadian Collection from Ebsco  Canadian Resource Image
Unlimited users per book
  • Provides access to a core collection of titles by Canadian publishers and authors and covering topics pertaining to Canada, Canadian history, native culture, politics and current events.
  • Some publishers allow titles to be downloaded as PDF or EPUB (using Adobe Digital Editions).
Ebook Central from ProQuest (video tutorial)
Multiple users per book
  • Use the Advanced Search and choose the Canada Ebook Subscription collection to focus search results.
  • Some publishers allow titles to be downloaded for use with Adobe Digital Editions.
  • Access to this collection is made possible by the Colleges eBook Consortium Project, a joint endeavour of the Ontario colleges.
eBooks & audioBooks from Ebsco
1 user per book
  • Click the New Search button to release a book for the next user.
  • No download option for 1-user eBook titles but audiobooks can be borrowed for 21 days with a personal account and the EBSCO Audiobook app.
  • Covers all fields of economics, including capital markets, country studies, econometrics, economic forecasting, environmental economics, government regulations, labor economics, monetary theory, and urban economics. 
Economics and Theory
  • Covers starting a business, marketing a product, developing policy, analyzing trends and constructing economic models.
Education Research Complete
  • Covers all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing.
Educator's Reference Complete
  • Covers multiple levels of education from preschool to college and includes educational specialty, such as bilingual studies, health, technology and testing.
  • Includes information on issues related to administration, funding and policy in education.
Embase (video tutorial)
  • Click Continue as guest in welcome pop-up.
  • Peer reviewed journal articles, abstracts, and citations from biomedical and pharmacological journals and conferences.
  • Educational literature and resources, including the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index.
Film Scripts Online
  • Includes film scripts and the authorized versions of copyrighted screenplays. 
Fine Arts
  • Access arts-related topics; from music and music theory to drama and the performing arts. Also provides content in the visual arts and art history.
  • Provides precision search features to allow easier access to all library holdings from WorldCat.
Flipster  Canadian Resource Image
  • Access current issues of popular magazines including Maclean’s, National Geographic, Rolling Stone, Discover, GQ, Today's Parent, Toronto Life, Vogue and more. 
  • You can download the Flipster mobile app (Android or Apple) to read on the go.
Food Science Source
  • Access food industry-related issues including key food industry and market reports.
Frontier Life  Canadian Resource Image
  • 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.
Gale eBooks
  • Access 300 eBooks covering many topics from Arts to Technology.
Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Collection
  • Access journals of interest to landscape architects, farmers and biotechnologists.
Gender Studies
  • Topics including gender studies, family and marital issues, and more.
Google Scholar
  • Access articles from the Library's databases when searching Google Scholar.
  • Look for the Humber link on the right of the results list.
Grant Connect  Canadian Resource Image
  • Contains updated information on Canadian grant-making foundations. 
  • Covers global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
Grove Music Online
3 user limit
  • The leading online resource for music research, a comprehensive compendium of music scholarship drawing from the full texts of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz.
  • Also includes new and updated articles and bibliographies exclusively available online.
Health & Medical Collection
  • Includes MEDLINE, which contains journal citations and abstracts for biomedical literature from around the world.
  • Access evidence-based resources, including dissertations and systematic reviews. 
Health Source: Consumer Edition
  • Access health magazines, including American Fitness, Better Nutrition, Harvard Health Letter, Men's Health, Muscle & Fitness, Prevention, and Vegetarian Times.
Health Source: Nursing / Academic Edition
  • Covers medical disciplines including nursing and other allied health professions.
  • Covers health industry staffing, economics, insurance, healthcare delivery systems, health economics, government policy, health facilities, administration and planning.
HeinOnline  Canadian Resource Image
  • An image-based, government document and legal research database, includes Canadian and international law journals, Canada Supreme Court Reports, Provincial Statutes of Canada, Constitutions of the World and more.
Historical Abstracts with Full Text
  • Topics include world history, military history, women's history, history of education and many other related topics.
Home Improvement
  • Subject areas covered include architectural techniques, building design, decorating, home maintenance and tool and material selection.
Hospitality & Tourism Complete
  • Covers scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism.
Hospitality and Tourism
  • Topics covered include: history of tourism, cultural aspects of travel, leisure activities, etc.
IBISWorld  Canadian Resource Image (video tutorial)
  • Access industry reports containing analysis, statistics, and market characteristics on a wide variety of Canadian industries, organized by NAICS code.
IEEE Xplore (video tutorial)
  • Journal articles, books, conference proceedings, and standards on electrical engineering, communications, and computer science. Includes access to IEEE All Society Periodicals Package (ASPP), IEEE Electronic Library (IEL), IEEE Potentials, and IEEE Spectrum.
Industry Canada  Canadian Resource Image
  • In-depth industry, company, consumer and product information government website.
InfoCanada  Canadian Resource Image (video tutorial)
  • Access phone-verified information for Canadian companies.
Infotrac Newsstand  Canadian Resource Image
Now News (Gale OneFile)
  • Includes Canadian, US and international newspapers, and radio and tv broadcasts and transcripts.
  • Also includes local Ontario newspapers like the Etobicoke Guardian. 
Insurance and Liability
  • Covers insurance and liability journals such as Business Insurance, Claims, Employee Benefit News, Pensions & Investments, Risk Management.
Ipsos News & Polls  Canadian Resource Image
  • Provides 17+ years of market research and public opinion data in the U.S. and Canada.
  • Topics include: advertising and marketing research, media and technology research, and customer relationship management research.
Irwin Law Collection   Canadian Resource Image
1 user per title
iWave  Canadian Resource Image
In Library Only
  • Provides foundation, donor or corporation names for prospect research.
  • Access is restricted to current Humber students, faculty and staff. Log-in information (1 user limit) is available at the Research Desk.

Humber Libraries' subscription includes access to 7 collections of this video tutorial library dedicated to teaching key concepts and fundamental techniques. Since JoVE's search function will retrieve unsubscribed content, only use the links listed below to avoid access errors.

  • Arts & Sciences I and Language and Literature archive collections.
Kanopy Videos
  • View the troubleshooting instructions.
  • Award-winning documentaries, theatrical releases and training films from leading producers such as MEF, New Day Films, California Newsreel, The Great Courses, PBS, BBC, First Run Features, Criterion Collection and more.
Lakeshore Music Collection
  • Search the Lakeshore Library's collection of music CDs and Jamey Aebersolds.
LawSource (Westlaw)  Canadian Resource Image
  • Provides access to a wide-range of Canadian legal resources including The Canadian Abridgment, The Canadian Encyclopedic Digest, Index to Canadian Legal Literature, case law, legislation, and legal journals.
LexisNexis Academic  Canadian Resource Image
Now Nexis Uni
  • Access news, business and legal information from thousands of sources.
Library Catalogue
  • Search the library's print collection.
LinkedIn Learning (
  • Access instructional videos through the Humber College subscription.
Literature Online (video tutorial)
  • Access literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources, as well as works of poetry, drama and prose, from 600 AD to present. 
  • Access company, industry and country information, extending across 200+ countries and every major industry. 
  • The new influencer tool is a ‘real time’ tracker of the Key Opinion leaders.
  • See the handout for details. 
Material ConneXion
Samples located in NX114b
  • The 100 physical samples are located in NX114b not in the Humber Library.
  • Material ConneXion is a physical and virtual materials library.
  • It is a resource for all disciplines of design development including:  Architecture, Interior Design, Packaging Design, Retail Design, Industrial Design, Fashion, Apparel & Footwear, Exhibition Design, Textile Design, Landscape Architecture and Transportation Design.
  • Sustainable materials in this library include:  polymers, ceramics, glass, metals, cement-based materials, natural materials, carbon-based materials and processes.
  • This collection was purchased by the Design Cluster of the Faculty of Applied Sciences & Technology, however, all Humber students and faculty can use this resource.
McIntyre Films on Demand
  • Access streaming videos covering business, counselling, criminal justice, environmental science and technology and society.
McIntyre Media Playlist  Canadian Resource Image
  • Access streaming videos from CTV and W5 on humanities and criminal justice.
Media Names & Numbers  Canadian Resource Image
  • Directory with listings of Canadian print and broadcast media.
  • Access information for more than 6,000 publications and stations, with essential contact details including names of editors and producers and their contact information.
Media Technology Monitor (MTM) Reports  Canadian Resource Image
  • Canadian-focused research product in the area of technology ownership and use, MTM Reports provide information based on a media survey conducted of 12,000 Canadians twice a year showing results going back to 2004.
  • Provides full coverage of the National Library of Medicine's database in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and the preclinical sciences.
Military and Government Collection
  • Access topics related to the military and government.
MLA International Bibliography
  • Covers literature, language and linguistics, folklore, film, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. 
Morgue, The  Canadian Resource Image
  • We subscribe to Canadian Funeral Director, Canadian Funeral News, American Funeral Director and Mortuary Management.
Music Database
  • Covers all aspects of music, including music education and performance from 1874 to the present. 
Music Online: Listening Package
  • Listen to American, classical, jazz, contemporary world and popular music.
National Film Board  Canadian Resource Image
  • NFB's Campus service provides streaming video access to high-quality, trusted films and new releases.
Natural Medicines
  • Provides evidence-based information about complementary and alternative therapies.
News (Gale OneFile)  Canadian Resource Image
Formerly Infotrac Newsstand
  • Includes Canadian, US and international newspapers, and radio and tv broadcasts and transcripts.
  • Also includes local Ontario newspapers like the Etobicoke Guardian. 
Nexis Uni  Canadian Resource Image
Formerly LexisNexis Academic
  • Access news, business and legal information from thousands of sources.
Nursing & Allied Health Premium
  • Covers nursing and allied health professions such as occupational therapy.
  • Contains abstracts of systematic reviews and randomized controlled trials relevant to occupational therapy.
  • You must create a free account in order to access this resource.
Oxford Companion to Theatre and Performance
  • Covers styles and movements, organizations, regions and traditions. 
  • Also has a focus on biographies of actors, playwrights, directors, and designers.
Oxford English Dictionary
  • The definitive guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words, past and present, from across the English-speaking world.
Oxford Music Online
3 user limit
  • Includes Grove Music Online, the Oxford Companion to Music and the Encyclopedia of Popular Music.
Oxford Reference Online
  • Access dictionary and reference titles covering language, science, medicine, the humanities, social sciences, and business.
Oxford Very Short Introductions
Unlimited users per book
  • Very Short Introductions offer concise introductions to a diverse range of subjects, offering a bridge between reference content and higher academic work. All titles are written by experts in the field who combine facts, analysis, and new ideas, into comprehensive introductions to a given topic.

Oxford What Everyone Needs to Know
Unlimited users per book
  • Oxford’s What Everyone Needs to Know series offers simple introductions for complex current events and issues. Written in a concise question-and-answer format, these books offer comprehensive introductions to a given topic.
Passport (video tutorial)
  • This international database provides access to 1,300 market reports that analyze 21 consumer and service industries across 80 countries.
  • Also includes more than 6,500 company profiles.
  • The Physiotherapy Evidence Database includes randomized trials, systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy.
  • Citation details and abstracts are given with a link to the full text where possible.
Performance Design Archive Online
  • Covers all aspects of theater production design, from the 17th century through to the present day, including scenic and set design, lighting design, sound design, costume design, and makeup.
Pharmacy Technician's Letter
  • Evidence based recommendation and information on new and current drug therapies developed by and for Canadian pharmacy technicians.
  • This includes news, resources, guidelines, and continuing education resources.
Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine
  • Relevant and authoritative content updated daily from journals in the fields of physical therapy and sports medicine.
Political Science Database
  • Covers political science and international relations and includes political science dissertations from U.S. and Canadian universities.
Project MUSE
  • Covers the humanities and social sciences.
PsycArticles  Canadian Resource Image
  • Access journals from APA and the Canadian Psychological Association.
Psychiatry Online
  • Access the DSM-5, Handbook of Differential Diagnosis and Clinical Cases as well as other American Psychiatry Publishing sources.
Psychology (Gale OneFile)
  • Covers psychology and related disciplines.
Psychology Database
  • Access psychology and psychosomatic publications. Coverage ranges from behavioral, clinical, cognitive, developmental, industrial and social psychology, personality and psychometrics.
  • Citation information and abstracts from journals, books, and dissertations in psychology and mental health.
Public Health Database
  • Access public health literature for researchers and professionals.
  • Includes citations from MEDLINE and other life sciences journals for biomedical articles starting in the 1950s.
  • Some citations link to the fulltext article.
Quicklaw  Canadian Resource Image
  • Lexis Quicklaw Advance provides access to full-text Canadian court decisions and a wide variety of primary and secondary legal resources.
Religion Database
  • Covers religious issues and perspectives.
Resources for College Libraries
  • Editorially selected comprehensive list of essential bibliographic resources that allows libraries to assess the strength of their collections and select core titles to support post-secondary programs.
RxTx  Canadian Resource Image (video tutorial)
Now CPS Full Access
  • Includes eCPS and Minor Ailments. Provides evidence-based, reliable drug and therapeutic information.
Safari Learning Platform (video tutorial)
  • O'Reilly's expanded collection includes books, videos and learning paths.Personalized features like favorite topics and playlists are available.
  • You can download the O'Reilly mobile app for offline viewing.
  • View the troubleshooting guide.
Safetycare Videos  Canadian Resource Image
  • Training videos (new videos are regularly added) covering a wide range of workplace safety issues.
Sage Premier
  • Access peer-reviewed journals from scholarly and professional societies. 
  • Covers business, humanities, social sciences, science & technology and medicine.
Science Database
  • Covers the applied and general sciences.

Includes the Health & Life Sciences and the Social & Behavioural Sciences College Edition journals collections. 


Abstract and citation information for peer-reviewed research in the social, physical, medical and life sciences including journals, books, and conference papers.

Scott's Directories  Canadian Resource Image (video tutorial)
  • Includes business data and comprehensive company information for Ontario manufacturers, wholesalers and distributors.
10 user limit
  • Choose "Sign in as a guest" then click the Sign in button.
  • If you want to save your work, create an account (use school or personal email).
  • System times out after 20 minutes of inactivity.
  • Make sure to Sign out (under Guest found in top right) to free the user account.
  • If you see a "cannot log you in because the maximum number of concurrent users has been reached" then try again in a few minutes.
Slaw  Canadian Resource Image
  • A Canadian legal co-operative forum to share knowledge, offer advice and instruction on all aspects of law.
  • Contributors include law faculty, lawyers, law librarians, and legal publishers.
Social Science Database
  • Covers anthropology, criminology, economics, education, political science, psychology, social work, and sociology.
SocINDEX with Fulltext
  • Covers sociology-focused topics.
Sociology Database
  • Covers sociology and social work, including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction, and more.
  • Access sports & sports medicine journals.
Unlimited users per book
  • Downloadable PDF versions of eBooks on scientific, technical and medical research.
  • Statistics, charts, graphs and tables on marketing, demographics, consumers, communication, technology, politics, health, leisure and public opinion polls.

Statistics Canada (video tutorial)
  • Government portal to statistics covering the range of Canada's economy, demographics and more.
Theatre in Video
  • Contains performances of the world's leading plays, together with more than 100 film documentaries, in streaming video.
Thomson Reuters Law eBooks
  • Canadian Employment Law, Breathalyzer Law in Canada, Ontario’s Equity Laws
  • Collective Bargaining and Agreement, Debt Collection, Government Liability: Law and Practice
  • Handling a Family Law Matter in Ontario, Law of Domestic Conflict in Canada, Law of Human rights in Canada: Practice and Procedure
Transparent Language Online (video tutorial)
  • Combines extensive courses and supplemental resources for over 100 languages, including Ojibwe.
  • You need to create an account to use the system but the email field is optional.
  • You can download the mobile app.
  • Travel-42 provides a planning tool for travel professionals. Its team of over 120 global correspondents inspects hotels, destinations and cruise ships to ensure up-to-date content.
  • It offers access to 10,000 hotel reviews, 5,700 destination guides, 400 cruise ship reviews and 245,000 hotel descriptions.
  • After logging-in with your library credentials, you will also need to create a profile with a User ID.
U.S. Newsstream
  • Access current U.S. news content, as well as archives.
  • Features top newspapers, wires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, and news sites such as The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, Newsday, and Chicago Tribune.
  • Includes detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals (also called serials) of all types: academic and scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more.
Visible Body - Human Anatomy Atlas
  • Offers limitless views inside the human body. Once you've logged in, you can download the mobile app.
  • The app requires the creation of a personal account. If you have privacy concerns, we suggest that you use your Humber or University of Guelph-Humber email not a personal email to create the account.
  • Every 150 days you need to verify that you are a current student to continue using the app.
Visible Body - Muscle Premium
  • A comprehensive reference of musculoskeletal structures and function, plus common injuries and conditions. Once you've logged in, you can download the mobile app.
  • The app requires the creation of a personal account. If you have privacy concerns, we suggest that you use your Humber or University of Guelph-Humber email not a personal email to create the account.
  • Every 150 days you need to verify that you are a current student to continue using the app.
Vividata  Canadian Resource Image (video tutorial)
  • Vividata surveys over 40,000 Canadians on their consumption of over 3,500 products and services. The survey results include demographic and psychographic information such as age, gender, and household status, as well as media, brand, and shopping preferences. 
  • The World Advertising Research Centre includes case studies from major markets including North America, the UK, mainland Europe and Australia, India and China.
WestlawNext Canada  Canadian Resource Image
  • WestlawNext is a platform which provides access to key Canadian and international law resources and finding tools, including LawSource and CriminalSource.
  • The platform features quick links to core resources such as the Canadian Abridgement Digest and the Canadian Encyclopedic Digest.
WGSN Beauty
  • Provides content, tools and technology for creative professionals in the cosmetics industry.
  • Create an account to access the design tools.
WGSN Fashion
  • Provides content, tools and technology for creative professionals in the fashion industry.
  • Create an account to access the design tools.
Wire Report  Canadian Resource Image
  • The Wire Report from The Hill Times is the leading news service covering Canada's telecom and media sectors.
Women's Wear Daily (WWD)
10 user limit
  • Provides comprehensive daily news coverage of the global fashion industry.
  • Includes books, journals, recordings, films, scores, and other materials located in public, academic, corporate and specialized libraries all over the world.
  • Humber Libraries' holdings are listed first in search results.
  • Items not in our collection can be requested via Interlibrary Loan.

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