Canadian Points of View Reference Centre * **
This is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides information on 100 key topics of interest to Canadian researchers, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide.
CPI.Q, the electronic version of the Canadian Periodical Index, provides the most-requested Canadian reference information available. Includes Canadian and international periodicals such as The Globe and Mail, Maclean's weekly magazine, and Canadian News Facts. Bilingual interface (English and French). CPI.Q also had an extensive collection of Ontario newspapers -please download the title list and sort by "Format - Newspaper" to get a full list. Use this database to find articles from a comprehensive list of Canadian and international journals, magazines, selected sections of the Globe and Mail, Canadian biographies, and other reference content from Gale, all with a Canadian focus.
Daily Life Through History - Canada
In Daily Life through History, students and researchers discover the everyday details about past eras that make historical accounts relevant and meaningful.
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.
General Reference Center Gold *
A general interest database that integrates a variety of sources - newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications. Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.
Globe 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.
InfoTrac Student Edition *
Designed for secondary school students, Student Edition is the quick and easy way to do classroom assignments and get answers to general reference questions. Graphic Interface.
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.
Military 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.
National Newspaper Index **
The US National Newspaper Index™ covers America's top five newspapers in one search: The New York Times; The Wall Street Journal; The Christian Science Monitor; The Washington Post and The Los Angeles Times.
Ontario 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.
A collection of newspapers published in Ontario (1980-2011).
Our Ontario Discovery Portal
Find digital photos, maps, videos, podcasts, and documents about Ontario people, places, events, history and culture.
A downloadable e-book and audiobook collection.
ProQuest's Canadian Newsstand, Discovery and National Newspaper Abstracts databases store millions of articles originally published in magazines, newspapers, and journals.
War 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.
World 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
** disponible en anglais seulement