Open Access E-Resources


$subunit$subunit$subunit Arctic Science and Technology Information System (ASTIS) is a resource covering many aspects of northern Canada and adjacent marine areas. It includes citations to publications and descriptions of research projects.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Bioline International provides access to bioscience journals published in developing countries on a variety of topics including public health, international development, tropical medicine, food and nutritional security and biodiversity.

$subunit$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 Canadiana Online offers digitized monograph, serial, and government publication collections of historical Canadian content.

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

$subunit$subunit$subunit DOAB: Directory of Open Access Books offers access to thousands of free, academic, peer-reviewed books and book chapters.

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

$subunit$subunit$subunit Early Canadiana Online is a multilingual resource providing access to primary source documents relating to Canada's heritage from the period of the first European settlers to the early 20th Century in a series of themed collections.

$subunit$subunit$subunit ERIC (U.S. Department of Education) covers teaching and research in education. It includes journals, books, research syntheses, conference papers, technical reports, policy papers and other education-related materials.

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

$subunit$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.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Google Scholar uses the Google search engine to locate articles. Off campus login is required to access Library subscriptions.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Héritage contains Canadian archival collections encompassing roughly 40 million pages of primary-source documents. Chronicling the country and its people from the 1600s to the mid-1900s, this collection represents a vast and unique resource for Canadian historians, students, and genealogists.

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

$subunit$subunit$subunit Nipissing University Theses and Dissertations provides free access to theses, dissertations, and major research papers produced by graduate students at Nipissing University. Works in this collection date back to 2006.

$subunit$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$subunit OurOntario.ca Community Newspapers Collection provides access to the backfiles of historical newspapers in Ontario as well as photographs, maps, oral histories, government documents and more.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Penn World Tables PWT version 9.0 is a database with information on relative levels of income, output, input and productivity, covering 182 countries between 1950 and 2014.

$subunit$subunit$subunit PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes information from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s.

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

$subunit$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.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Transportation Research Information Services includes references to books, technical reports, conference proceedings, journal articles and ongoing research in the field of transportation.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Trillium List contains titles of textbooks approved by the Ministry of Education for use in Ontario publicly funded schools.

$subunit$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