History

The Canadian Encyclopedia logoCanadian Encyclopedia

The Canadian Encyclopedia contains the complete text of the Canadian Encyclopedia, the Junior Encyclopedia of Canada, interactive features, games, quizzes, and an extensive timeline of both Canadian and world events.

Gale General OneFile logoGeneral OneFile

A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.

The Globe and Mail logoGlobe and Mail Canada's Heritage from 1844

The digitized full-image version of the complete contents of the Globe and Mail Newspaper since its inception as The Globe in 1844.

MGale Military and Intelligence Database logoilitary and Intelligence Database

Key subjects include socioeconomic effects of war, governmental policies, the structure of armed forces, and many more. Additionally, the product includes some basic reference materials that are updated annually: The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia and The World Almanac and Book of Facts.

Ontario Newspaper Index logoOntario Newspaper Index

Community and historical newspapers of Ontario: Acton Free Press, British Whig, Canadian Illustrated News, Essex Free Press, Georgetown Herald, Kingston Chronicle, Kingston Gazette, Marine Record, Provincial Freeman, Stouffville Sun-Tribune, Voice of the Fugitive.

Our Ontario logoOur Ontario Discovery Portal

Find digital photos, maps, videos, podcasts, and documents about Ontario people, places, events, history and culture.

OverDrive logoOverDrive

A downloadable e-book and audiobook collection.

Gale War and Terrorism Collection logoWar and Terrorism Collection

Researchers accessing the more than 1.7 million articles in the War and Terrorism Collection will gain valuable insight into conflicts and their causes, impact and perception on a global scale. This definitive collection for researchers of history, social science and current events covers 100 subject-appropriate, full-text periodicals that are updated daily.

Gale World History Collection logoWorld History Collection

This collection provides balanced coverage of both current thought and events in World History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field; useful both to the novice historian and to the advanced academic researcher