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Reference & Research
Dictionaries & Encyclopedias
A good resources for students and learners of all ages. Includes Brain Jams, timelines, research starters and lots of images.
The ultimate authority on the English language.
Includes more than 25,000 World Book Encyclopedia articles, edited to suit students from grades 4 through 12 and adults. Also includes more than 1,800 tables, 100 animations and videos, 10,000 pictures, 500 maps. Has Teacher's resources, current news, special reports and historical articles
Directories & Libraries
Contains almost 400,000 pages of the most important classical scores and manuscripts, allowing for the study and analysis of more than 24,000 scores. (Part of the Music Online collection.)
A collection of almost 500 titles ranging from general non-fiction (travel guides, career help, DIY, etc.) to academic reference material to homework help for children and teens of all ages. The titles come from a number of respected publishers and explore a wide variety of subjects: Arts, Biography, Business, Education, Environment, General Reference, History, Literature, Medicine, Multicultural Studies, Nation and World, Religion, Science, Social Science, Technology, and Travel.
LawSource provides canadian legal information that includes: Case Law, Canadian Encyclopedic Digest, Legislation, the latest Supreme Court cases, other courts, tribunals and more.
Journal & Newspaper Databases
Want to know which database includes Consumer Reports magazine? Or your favourite foreign newspapers? There are more than 30,000 titles in our databases. Our A to Z index makes it easy to find them.
Full text from more than 2,050 scholarly journals covering virtually every area of academic study dating as far back as 1985.
Includes all the listings from the: * Canadian Almanac and Directory * Associations Canada * Libraries Canada * Canadian Environmental Resource Guide * Governments Canada * Financial Services Canada * Health Canada * Careers & Employment Canada * Canadian Parliamentary Guide * Major Canadian Cities * History of Canada
Combines Canadian Newsstream and Canadian Business & Current Affairs and Globe & Mail historical. Full text of 170 large and small Canadian newspapers including (most recent issues not included):
- Edmonton Journal & Calgary Herald (from 1989 to date)
- National Post (from 1998 to date)
- Globe & Mail (from 1844 to date)
Combines Canadian magazines, newspapers, newswires, biographies, images and reference books to create the largest collection of regional full text content available to Canadian libraries. Also includes leading U.S. and U.K. magazines in full text.
Whether you're looking for consumer, health, news or employment information, Explora serves as a simple, yet powerful access point for all of our EBSCO databases.
Search and then read from the scanned pages of every issue of the Globe & Mail from May 1844 to December 2012.
Full text for nearly 2,050 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, also includes more than 350 full text reference books, 82,968 biographies, 90,915 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags.
Newspaper Source Plus provides full-text access to major newspapers like the Toronto Star and the Washington Post. Its News View feature provides access to radio and television transcripts from popular news sources such as CBC, CNN, NPR, and PBS.
A massive database of magazine, newspaper and news articles from 1980 onward (more than 1 million in full text). 18 million items, from 8,000 sources, 89 wire services and full indexing of the major U.S. newspapers. One database that indexes all the magazines found in all the other InfoTrac databases.
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