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Welcome to the Rainbow District School Board Research Portal!  Browse through all the databases below, or chose from one of the tabs listed above.  If you need help searching, check the resource tab for how-to guides and tutorials, or ask at your library.

Complete source for peer-reviewed scholarly articles across all academic disciplines

Scholarly journals and periodicals across academic disciplines.

Subject-specific collections support multidisciplinary research and targeted needs.

Lively reviews and recommendations make book selection fun.

Articles on accounting, marketing and management, and related fields

Multimedia reference content from a Canadian perspective, updated daily.

Articles on advertising and public relations, linguistics, and related fields

News and reviews on electronics, engineering, communications and more.

149,000 biographies include contact information, biographical/critical sources, and more.

Articles on law, law enforcement, security, terrorism, and more

Recipes, restaurant reviews, industry information, and more

Biographical and critical literary essays cover all eras and genres.

Articles that explore cultural differences, influences in society, and more

Academic articles, reports, news, book reports, and more in the field of education

Learn about animals, plants, music, science, sports, and more

Full-text insights, tips and strategies for students and entrepreneurs.

Academic articles, videos, case studies, and more on topics in environmental studies

Articles art history, music, drama, filmmaking, and related fields

Health-focused magazines, reference, video, and more.

Find up-to-date biographies, overviews, full-text criticisms, audio interviews, and review ...

Literary content integrates with subject indexing for a full research experience.

A groundbreaking environment integrates digital collections for innovative research.

Enjoy unlimited access to top reference eBooks.

Articles on gender studies, family/marital issues, health, and more

Magazine, news, and journal articles on general interest topics and current events

Find reliable information on fitness, pregnancy, nutrition and much more.

Information on high school research topics plus pop culture, sports, and more

Articles on the hospitality and tourism fields, plus travel guides and more

A must-have for social science, history and liberal arts coursework, this collection explo ...

Perfect for educating future teachers and administrators, this set covers the latest techn ...

A custom collection of over 200 journals, providing researchers with the information neede ...

Comprised of content from nearly 100 leading industry journals, this collection provides c ...

This collection provides useful information for any researcher in a social science, histor ...

This collection of over 40 journals provides balanced coverage of both the current thought ...


Computer Reference eBooks

Environmental Issues & Policy eBooks

GLBT Life and Issues eBooks

Garden, Landscape & Horticulture eBooks

General Science eBooks

Information Science & Technology eBooks

Insurance & Liability eBooks

Psychology eBooks

Vocation & Careers eBooks

Covers U.S. cases, laws, regulations and legal practice, plus international law.

The largest, most extensive compilation of literary commentary.

Biography, criticism, and overviews on writers and specific works in all disciplines

Academic articles, images, topic selections, and more for middle schoolers

Regional, national, and world newspapers

A collection of newspapers published in Ontario.

Articles on popular culture analysis and more

The most popular and current magazines available from all of the Gale resources

Articles on personality, the human mind, memory, and more

Articles on world religions, philosophies, and related fields

This custom collection provides coverage of different religions, philosophies and how they ...

Academic articles, videos, experiments, and more

Articles on job searching, building a career, and more

Well-rounded coverage of current thinking and scholarly work.