Main Library Databases

Ebsco Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier is a leading multidisciplinary research database. It provides full-text journals, magazines and other valuable resources.

Academic Search Premier is a leading multidisciplinary research database. It provides full-text journals, magazines and other valuable resources.

Ebsco Middle School Plus

Middle School Plus is a full-text multidisciplinary database with a focus on Middle School providing magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

Middle School Plus is a full-text multidisciplinary database with a focus on Middle School providing magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

JSTOR

JSTOR is an online library of journals, academic ebooks, and primary sources. It contains the full-text of more than 2,300 journals from 1,000 publishers, with publication dates ranging from 1665 to 2015 (for certain titles). Journals are available in more than 60 disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences and mathematics. Also, there are more than 70,000 ebooks from academic publishers. The ebooks work just like journals, offering unlimited use and DRM-free chapter downloads in PDF format. JSTOR includes more than two million primary sources across four collections.

JSTOR is an online library of journals, academic ebooks, and primary sources. It contains the full-text of more than 2,300 journals from 1,000 publishers, with publication dates ranging from 1665 to 2015 (for certain titles). Journals are available in more than 60 disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences and mathematics. Also, there are more than 70,000 ebooks from academic publishers. The ebooks work just like journals, offering unlimited use and DRM-free chapter downloads in PDF format. JSTOR includes more than two million primary sources across four collections.

Literature Resource Center

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

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

Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

Gale In Context: Canada

Multimedia reference content from a Canadian perspective, updated daily.

Multimedia reference content from a Canadian perspective, updated daily.

PowerSearch

Search Literature Resource Center, Opposing Viewpoints and Canada In Context all at once

Search Literature Resource Center, Opposing Viewpoints and Canada In Context all at once

World Book Encyclopedia

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

Questia

Questia provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

Questia provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

General Resources

Ebsco Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier is a leading multidisciplinary research database. It provides full-text journals, magazines and other valuable resources.

Academic Search Premier is a leading multidisciplinary research database. It provides full-text journals, magazines and other valuable resources.

Ebsco Middle School Plus

Middle School Plus is a full-text multidisciplinary database with a focus on Middle School providing magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

Middle School Plus is a full-text multidisciplinary database with a focus on Middle School providing magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

Gale In Context: Canada

Multimedia reference content from a Canadian perspective, updated daily.

Multimedia reference content from a Canadian perspective, updated daily.

Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

PowerSearch

Search Literature Resource Center, Opposing Viewpoints and Canada In Context all at once

Search Literature Resource Center, Opposing Viewpoints and Canada In Context all at once

World Book Encyclopedia

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

English and Literature Resources

Literature Resource Center

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

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

JSTOR

JSTOR is an online library of journals, academic ebooks, and primary sources. It contains the full-text of more than 2,300 journals from 1,000 publishers, with publication dates ranging from 1665 to 2015 (for certain titles). Journals are available in more than 60 disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences and mathematics. Also, there are more than 70,000 ebooks from academic publishers. The ebooks work just like journals, offering unlimited use and DRM-free chapter downloads in PDF format. JSTOR includes more than two million primary sources across four collections.

JSTOR is an online library of journals, academic ebooks, and primary sources. It contains the full-text of more than 2,300 journals from 1,000 publishers, with publication dates ranging from 1665 to 2015 (for certain titles). Journals are available in more than 60 disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences and mathematics. Also, there are more than 70,000 ebooks from academic publishers. The ebooks work just like journals, offering unlimited use and DRM-free chapter downloads in PDF format. JSTOR includes more than two million primary sources across four collections.

Questia

Questia provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

Questia provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

Ebsco Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier is a leading multidisciplinary research database. It provides full-text journals, magazines and other valuable resources.

Academic Search Premier is a leading multidisciplinary research database. It provides full-text journals, magazines and other valuable resources.

Ebsco Middle School Plus

Middle School Plus is a full-text multidisciplinary database with a focus on Middle School providing magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

Middle School Plus is a full-text multidisciplinary database with a focus on Middle School providing magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

World Book Encyclopedia

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

Socials Resources

Gale In Context: Canada

Multimedia reference content from a Canadian perspective, updated daily.

Multimedia reference content from a Canadian perspective, updated daily.

Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

JSTOR

JSTOR is an online library of journals, academic ebooks, and primary sources. It contains the full-text of more than 2,300 journals from 1,000 publishers, with publication dates ranging from 1665 to 2015 (for certain titles). Journals are available in more than 60 disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences and mathematics. Also, there are more than 70,000 ebooks from academic publishers. The ebooks work just like journals, offering unlimited use and DRM-free chapter downloads in PDF format. JSTOR includes more than two million primary sources across four collections.

JSTOR is an online library of journals, academic ebooks, and primary sources. It contains the full-text of more than 2,300 journals from 1,000 publishers, with publication dates ranging from 1665 to 2015 (for certain titles). Journals are available in more than 60 disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences and mathematics. Also, there are more than 70,000 ebooks from academic publishers. The ebooks work just like journals, offering unlimited use and DRM-free chapter downloads in PDF format. JSTOR includes more than two million primary sources across four collections.

World Book Encyclopedia

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

Library of Parliament

Information on topics relating to the Canadian legislature. Search Current Publications for the most recent content.

Information on topics relating to the Canadian legislature. Search Current Publications for the most recent content.

Parliament of Canada

Parliament of Canada website offers detailed information on how Canadians govern themselves, how Parliament Works, the Monarch, the Senate, the House of Commons, how laws are made, the history of the Parliament buildings including their art and architecture and also about the Library of Parliament.

Parliament of Canada website offers detailed information on how Canadians govern themselves, how Parliament Works, the Monarch, the Senate, the House of Commons, how laws are made, the history of the Parliament buildings including their art and architecture and also about the Library of Parliament.

Statistics of Canada

Statistics Canada is the national statistics office providing key information on Canada's economy, society and the environment. Census data can also be viewed. Statistical information on various subjects such as business, crime, families and immigration can also be accessed.

Statistics Canada is the national statistics office providing key information on Canada's economy, society and the environment. Census data can also be viewed. Statistical information on various subjects such as business, crime, families and immigration can also be accessed.

The Atlas of Canada

A Government of Canada resource offering over 6 million aerial photographs, access to the NRCan Library Photo Database, the Canadian Landscapes Photo Collection, free access to Toporama the National Topographic System (NTS) - an easy to use online mapping tool, Map Archives, Reference Maps including international, national and provincial maps as well as basic black and white outline maps.

A Government of Canada resource offering over 6 million aerial photographs, access to the NRCan Library Photo Database, the Canadian Landscapes Photo Collection, free access to Toporama the National Topographic System (NTS) - an easy to use online mapping tool, Map Archives, Reference Maps including international, national and provincial maps as well as basic black and white outline maps.

Historica Canada

Provides videos and vignettes of significant events in Canada's history.

Provides videos and vignettes of significant events in Canada's history.

Science Resources

Ebsco Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier is a leading multidisciplinary research database. It provides full-text journals, magazines and other valuable resources.

Academic Search Premier is a leading multidisciplinary research database. It provides full-text journals, magazines and other valuable resources.

Ebsco Middle School Plus

Middle School Plus is a full-text multidisciplinary database with a focus on Middle School providing magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

Middle School Plus is a full-text multidisciplinary database with a focus on Middle School providing magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

Government of Canada: Science and Innovation Resources

Canadian government website offering various resources including science experiments, videos, and an Ask A Scientist subsection

Canadian government website offering various resources including science experiments, videos, and an Ask A Scientist subsection

JSTOR

JSTOR is an online library of journals, academic ebooks, and primary sources. It contains the full-text of more than 2,300 journals from 1,000 publishers, with publication dates ranging from 1665 to 2015 (for certain titles). Journals are available in more than 60 disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences and mathematics. Also, there are more than 70,000 ebooks from academic publishers. The ebooks work just like journals, offering unlimited use and DRM-free chapter downloads in PDF format. JSTOR includes more than two million primary sources across four collections.

JSTOR is an online library of journals, academic ebooks, and primary sources. It contains the full-text of more than 2,300 journals from 1,000 publishers, with publication dates ranging from 1665 to 2015 (for certain titles). Journals are available in more than 60 disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences and mathematics. Also, there are more than 70,000 ebooks from academic publishers. The ebooks work just like journals, offering unlimited use and DRM-free chapter downloads in PDF format. JSTOR includes more than two million primary sources across four collections.

World Book Encyclopedia

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

Gale In Context: Canada

Multimedia reference content from a Canadian perspective, updated daily.

Multimedia reference content from a Canadian perspective, updated daily.

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

Middle School Resources

Ebsco Middle School Plus

Middle School Plus is a full-text multidisciplinary database with a focus on Middle School providing magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

Middle School Plus is a full-text multidisciplinary database with a focus on Middle School providing magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags.

World Book Encyclopedia

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

World Book provides an online collection of over 95,000 books and periodicals across many disciplines as well as multimedia e-learning resources that provides educators with a unique and comprehensive tool to teach students content and develop the research and writing skills required to be successful in university and college.

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

Gale In Context: Canada

Multimedia reference content from a Canadian perspective, updated daily.

Multimedia reference content from a Canadian perspective, updated daily.

Library of Parliament

Information on topics relating to the Canadian legislature. Search Current Publications for the most recent content.

Information on topics relating to the Canadian legislature. Search Current Publications for the most recent content.

What Are Databases

What are databases and why should you use them instead of Google?

Library Catalogue

Use Destiny, our library catalogue, to find books, audiobooks, movies and other resources that we have right here in the Colin Mackay Library.

Librarians

Need Help? The librarians are available for assistance in finding books and other library materials as well as for research and citation help.

Library Hours

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