E-Resources by type

Dissertations and Theses

$subunit$subunit$subunit Theses Canada Portal provides information on theses and dissertations in the Library and Archives Canada collection published since 1965. It includes some full-text availability from 1998 onward.

$subunit ProQuest Dissertations and Theses provides information on over 2 million North American and international theses and dissertations. Includes full-text availability for many titles published since 1998.

$subunit$subunit$subunit EThOS is the Electronic Theses Online Service from the British Library.

$subunit$subunit American Doctoral Dissertations, 1933-1955 provides access to records of dissertations accepted by American universities during the time period from 1933-1955.


$subunit ACLS Humanities E-Book is digital collection of full-text E-Books in the Humanities.

$subunit$subunit Books @ Ovid contains full-text E-books covering Nursing and Clinical Medicine.

$subunit$subunit desLibris offers a collection of scholarly ebooks and public documents

$subunit$subunit Ebook Central features E-Books from Canadian and international publishers. Subjects include anthropology, environmental sciences, folklore, geography, human ecology, manners and customs, cartography, oceanography, physical geography, recreation and leisure

$subunit$subunit eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) provides access to E-Books covering a variety of subjects. New titles are added continually.

$subunit Eighteenth Century Collections Online features content published in Great Britain and the Americas including books, directories, Bibles, pamphlets, sheet music, sermons, advertisements, in the fields of history,literature, religion, law, fine arts, science and more.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Google Book Search features previews and information about books. Click on "Find in a library" to check availability. Includes full-text access to some public domain E-Books.

$subunit MIT Cognet includes books, reference sources, journal articles, and conference materials covering cognitive and brain sciences.

$subunit$subunit MyiLibrary is a collection of E-Books by scholarly publishers including Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, Taylor & Francis, and Ingram.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Open-Access Text Archive hosted by the Internet Archive offers permanent access for researchers, historians, scholars, people with disabilities, and the general public to historical collections that exist in digital format.

$subunit$subunit Oxford Reference Online Premium is a comprehensive collection of subject dictionaries and encyclopedias covering a variety of fields from the Oxford University Press. It also includes English and bilingual dictionaries.

$subunit PsycBOOKS includes scholarly and professional books published by the American Psychological Association.

$subunit$subunit Sage Knowledge eBooks is an expansive collection of books, videos, cases, debates, encyclopedia and dictionaries.

$subunit Safari Tech Books Online features recent computer and technical E-Books and more.

$subunit Scholars Portal Books provides a single source for accessing digital texts from many publishers.

$subunit SpringerLink contains full-text E-Books and journals covering biomedicine, life science, clinical medicine, physics, engineering, mathematics, computer science, humanities, and economics.

Primary Sources

$subunit American Film Scripts Online iis a full text collection of scripts that also includes detailed information about scenes, characters and the people related to the scripts. Many of the scripts have not been previously published.

$subunit Asian American Drama contains plays, together with detailed information on related productions, theaters, production companies, and more. Also includes selected playbills and production photographs.

$subunit ARTstor provides online access to hundred of thousands of visual images and related data from different cultures and disciplines.

$subunit Black Drama - 1850 to present contains plays, related production information, playbills, photographs, and more. It includes playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries.

$subunit Black Thought and Culture is a collection of full text books, articles, letters, interviews, speeches and other non-fiction resources by leading African Americans (teachers, artists, politicans, religious leaders, atheletes, vetrans, entertainers and others ) from colonial times to the present.

Publisher Journal Collections

$subunit DeGruyter offers full text access to journal articles and yearbooks covering the fields of economics, business, marketing, law, political science, science, technology, medicine, education and statistics

$subunit Cambridge Journals online provides access to journals published by the Cambridge University Press covering a variety of disciplines.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Directory of Open Access Journals offers access to thousands of free, full-text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals.

$subunit Duke University Press Journals provides full-text access to journals covering a wide range of disciplines within the humanities and social sciences.

$subunit Eighteenth Century Journals I & II contains full text newspapers and journals from 1685-1835 relating to various aspects of eighteenth century social, literary, and political life

$subunit$subunit$subunit HighWire Press is a division of Stanford University Libraries that provides journal articles covering medicine, science, and technology.

$subunit JSTOR is an archival database of full-text journals covering a wide variety of fields within the Arts, Science, and Business. Typically it does not include volumes published in the last 3 to 5 years.

$subunit Oxford Journals Online contains journals published by Oxford University Press covering a variety of academic disciplines.

$subunit Periodicals Archive Online provides full-text access to the backfiles of journals covering the humanities and social sciences.

$subunit Project MUSE is a full-text database providing access to peer-reviewed journals in cultural studies, history, politics, music, theatre, film, and literary criticism.

$subunit SAGE Journals Online features journals covering humanities, medicine, physical sciences, and social sciences.

$subunit SpringerLink contains full-text E-Books and journals covering biomedicine, life science, clinical medicine, physics, engineering, mathematics, computer science, humanities, and economics.

$subunit Taylor & Francis Online provides full-text access to journals covering education, health sciences, science, social sciences and humanities.

$subunit Wiley Online Library features full-text journals covering a variety of academic disciplines.

$subunit Oxford Scholarship Online offers academic books from Oxford University Press.


$subunit$subunit Oxford Reference Online Premium is a comprehensive collection of subject dictionaries and encyclopedias covering a variety of fields from the Oxford University Press. It also includes English and bilingual dictionaries.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Virtual Reference Library features links to reliable information on the Internet with special focus on Canada and Ontario curated by the Toronto Public Library

$subunit Oxford English Dictionary is a historical dictionary that covers the development of the English language. It includes detailed entries for words from 1150 CE to the present.

$subunit$subunit Cabell's Directories provides publishing details for selected Business, Education, and Nursing journals including topics covered, submission guidelines, acceptance rates and details about the review process.

$subunit Gale Virtual Reference Library includes subject-specific encyclopedias and specialized reference sources.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online provides biographies of those who died between the years 1000 and 1930.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Canadian Encyclopedia features the complete content of the print version, in both official languages, as well as the Junior Encyclopedia of Canada (English only) plus interactive and multi-media resources.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy is a reference source that features articles written by experts.

$subunit$subunit Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia provides entries covering a broad variety of subjects.

$subunit$subunit Serials Directory contains bibliographic and pricing information for journals, newspapers, and magazines.

$subunit MLA Directory of Periodicals provides information on journals and series covered in the MLA International Bibliography database.

$subunit Oxford Research Encyclopedias contains in-depth encyclopedia articles by scholars, and researchers in science, social science, and the humanities.

Streaming Resources

$subunit$subunit National Film Board is a screening room for over 3000 films available that can be screened in class.

$subunit Classical Music Library contains recordings of classical music searchable by composer, genre, time period, and instrument, including vocal and choral music, chamber, orchestral and solo instrumental music, and opera.

$subunit Theatre in Video features streaming video of 20th Century plays, documentaries, interviews and instructional materials.

$subunit$subunit Video Streaming Features on-demand streaming video and supplementary materials related to nursing, auto mechanics and the Office of Aboriginal Initiatives. *Please note: Adobe Flash must be installed and enabled.*

$subunit$subunit Kanopy Streaming Kanopy contains over 26,000 documentaries, feature films and training videos from thousands of producers.

$subunit McNabb Connolly is a supplier of predominantly Canadian films geared to students (kindergarten to postsecondary).