This is the "e-Resources Master List" page of the "e-Resources" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content


The master list of e-Resources, both subscription and freely available, in all subject areas.
Last Updated: May 25, 2017 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

e-Resources Master List Print Page

e-Resources Master List

This is a master list of e-Resources, including journal article indexes & databases, statistics & data resources, and selected websites available to students at CBU. Some resources listed are freely available to the public. The library also test-drives a number of e-Resource products; click the link to access the list of e-Resource Trials.

 A  B  C  D  E  F  G  I  J  L M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  W

  • A

  • ABI/INFORM Global
    ABI/INFORM Global™ is one of the most comprehensive business databases on the market. It includes in-depth coverage for over 3,040 publications, with more than 2,060 available in full text. It offers the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels. [ProQuest]
  • Academic Search Ultimate
    Thousands of English-language and native-language full-text journals from Asia, Oceania, Europe and Latin America, Academic Search Ultimate provides an enormous advantage to students seeking a broader, more global perspective in their research.
  • ACCESS Engineering
    Provides access to 700+ fully searchable engineering reference and textbooks. It features content from a broad range of McGraw-Hill engineering publications, including the latest editions of Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers, Perry's Chemical Engineers Handbook and the Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers.
  • ACCESS Science
    Online resource that contains reference material that covers all major scientific disciplines. It offers links to primary research material, videos and exclusive animations, plus specially designed curriculum maps for teachers.
    This is the USDA's National Agricultural Library catalog; it indexes books, journals, reports in agriculture. Freely available to the public.
  • Amateur Athletic Foundation Archive
    Fulltext access to sport journals and sport related books. Included is a complete run of the Olympic Review, the official publication of the International Olympic Committee. Also available are Olympic Games official reports.
  • American Chemical Society
    Your index to the latest in literature from the ACS. Full text available: 1879-1995
  • Anthropological Index Online
    Searches the journal holdings of the Anthropology Library of the British Museum of Mankind.
  • Arctic Science and Technology Information System - ASTIS
    ASTIS covers all aspects of northern Canada, including earth sciences, life sciences, engineering and technology, renewable and non-renewable resources, politics and government, economic and social conditions, land use, indigenous peoples, history, art and literature. Content emphasizes grey literature, including reports from government agencies, industry, First Nations, and universities. [01/12/09]
  • Atlantic Canada Newspaper Survey
    A database of goods and services advertised in East Coast newspapers before 1900. This database excerpts commercial advertisements listing artifacts that appeared in major newspapers in the nineteenth century.
  • B

  • Bibliography of Native North Americans
    Covers all aspects of Native North American culture, history and life, with a wide range of topics.
  • Business Insights: Global
    Provides market intelligence on thousands of global companies, economies, and industries. Includes articles; case studies; statistics; infographics; market share reports; SWOTS; market research reports etc.
  • Business Source Premier
    Full text access to more than 2,300 business journals with abstracts for an additional 1,000 titles. Also has some case studies, country economic reports and company profiles.
  • C

  • Canadian Business and Current Affairs Database
    Provides access to a wide range of Canadian periodicals, from academic titles to special interest publications to general magazines. The academic titles include the most prominent journals from the social sciences, humanities, and sciences.
  • Canadian Government Information
    Canadian federal government resources.
  • Canadian Electronic Library
    This database provides searchable access to public documents issued by Canadian public policy agencies and think tanks, as well as books from 100 Canadian publishers. Documents may be downloaded in PDF; book titles are available for online access only.
  • Canadian Intellectual Property Office
    This Canadian Intellectual Property Office page includes useful information on registration of trademarks and patents as well as links to their databases.
  • Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII)
    Legislative and judicial legal texts and legal commentaries from federal, provincial, and territorial jurisdictions.
  • Canadian Music Periodical Index
    CMPI is an index of articles from Canadian music journals, newsletters and magazines from late 19th Century to present. No full text; use the Journal Titles list to determine availability.
  • Canadian Patents
    Canadian patent descriptions, images, documents, and decisions of the Patent Commissioner; Canadian copyright from 1991 onward; and all active trademarks.
  • Canadian Public Policy Documents in CEL
    The public policy and health research documents of the Canadian Electronic Library
  • CBCA
    Provides access to a wide range of Canadian periodicals, from academic titles to special interest publications to general magazines. The academic titles include the most prominent journals from the social sciences, humanities, and sciences
  • CBCA: Business
    Business content from CBCA Reference
  • CBCA: Science & Technology
    Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database: Science & Technology
  • CBCA: Social Sciences
    Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database: Science & Technology
  • CCOHS - Academic Support Program
    Provides access to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) databases, such as MSDS, CHEMINFO, OSH References, and environmental legislation from Atlantic Canada and Quebec. The Centre's mission is to be the Canadian Centre of Excellence for work-related injury and illness prevention initiatives and occupational health and safety information.
  • Chronicle of Higher Education
    Weekly news and job-information source for college and university faculty members, administrators, and students.
  • CICA Standards and Guidance Collection
    Includes access to the CICA Handbook, the Assurance Handbook, the CICA Public Sector Handbook and other CICA publications.
  • CINAHL Plus with Full Text
    The Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature provides authoritative coverage of the literature related to nursing and allied health. It is the most comprehensive resource for nursing research. [EBSCO]
  • Cochrane Library
    The Cochrane Library is a collection of databases containing high quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision making. It includes reliable evidence from systematic reviews, clinical trials, and more.
  • Conference Board of Canada E-Library
    This is a full text report-based resource includes Conference Board research documents from 1998, also includes access to "webinars".
  • Core Historical Literature of Agriculture
    An electronic collection of agricultural texts published between the early nineteenth century and the middle to late twentieth century. Full-text materials cover agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, animal science, crops and their protection, food science, forestry, human nutrition, rural sociology, and soil science.
  • CPI.Q (Canadian Periodical Index)
    Fulltext of Canadian journals, magazines and newspapers, including The Globe & Mail. [GALE]
  • Credo Reference
    Credo is a vast online reference library, providing access to the full text of hundreds of highly regarded and popular titles.
  • Data Liberation Initiative [Info in Business Research Libguide: Demographics]
    An initiative of Statistics Canada and Canadian universities gives access to public use microdata files to the academic community. It includes many statistical resources that are useful in socio-economic and health research. Information on this service and more can be found in the Business Research Libguide, under "Demographic and Polling Data".
  • D

  • Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online
    Provides information on Canada's inhabitants and culture.
  • Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
    DOAJ is an online directory that indexes and provides access to quality open access, peer-reviewed journals.
  • Doing Business
    Produced by the World Bank, Doing Business provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement for 183 economies and selected cities at the subnational and regional level. Includes regulatory costs of business and can be used to analyze specific regulations that enhance or constrain investment, productivity and growth.
  • E

  • Early Canadiana Online
    This is the free public version of ECO which contains many digitized documents spanning from Canada's early European settlers, to the early 20th Century. Works well as a search and discovery tool.
  • eBook Canadian Collection
  • eBooks Collection on EBSCOhost
    EBSCOhost's ebook collection provides access to a growing collection of electronic books from various publishers. [EBSCO]
  • EBSCO Academic eBooks
    More than 112,000 titles in all disciplines are included.
  • Econlit with fulltext
    EconLit uses the JEL classification system and controlled vocabulary of keywords and links to fulltext
  • Education Source
    Major resource for journal articles in education research. [EBSCO]
  • Eikon
    Eikon is a set of software products provided by Thomson Reuters to monitor and analyse company, market, and industry financial information. It is available on campus for CBU users in L150
  • English Historical Documents
    More than 5,500 historical documents expertly indexed and fully searchable.
  • ERIC
    Contains more than 1.5 million records and links to hundreds of thousands of full-text documents dating back to 1966. It includes records for a variety of source types, including journal articles, books, conference papers, curriculum guides, policy papers and more.
  • Erudit
    Érudit est la plus importante plateforme de revues francophones en Amérique du Nord. Érudit permet d’accéder au plein texte de revues, livres et communications de près de 150 éditeurs canadiens universitaires et culturels. Exemples de revues incluses : Les Cahiers des Dix, Cap-aux-Diamants : revue de l’histoire du Québec, Éducation et francophonie, Ethnologies, Études françaises, Francophonies d’Amérique, Minorités linguistiques et société, Port-Acadie : revue interdisciplinaire en études acadiennes, Rabaska : revue de la Société québécoise d’ethnologie, Revue d’histoire de l’Amérique française, Revue de l’Université de Moncton.
  • F

  • Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender
    Identifies journal articles, book reviews and essays in books about women, sexuality and gender during the Middle Ages.
  • Financial Performance Data
    Financial Performance Data provides detailed financial and employment data on more than 600 business sectors across Canada. Includes more than 30 performance benchmarks to help businesses with revenue under $20 million determine how they measure up against their competitors.
  • First Nations Periodical Index (to 2006)
    "The First Nations Periodical Index contains journals of mainly Canadian Native content" [from the website]. Appears to be current up to 2006.
  • First Nations Profiles
    The First Nation Profiles is a collection of information that describes individual First Nation communities across Canada. general information on a First Nation along with more detailed information about its reserve(s), governance, federal funding, geography, registered population statistics and various Census statistics.
  • G

  • Gale Literary Index
    A searchable index to the literature series' published by Gale. Many of the Gale books are available in the Reference Section of the Library, or on the 2nd floor. Search the Index for authors or titles then search the library catalog for availability. [GALE]
  • globalEDGE
    globalEDGE is a global business knowledge web-portal that includes a wealth of information, insights, and learning resources on global business activities.
  • Google Scholar
    Access Google Scholar through this link. Note you will have to confirm a security certificate
  • Government Finance Statistics - IMF
    Contains detailed annual statistical data on revenue, expense, transactions in assets and liabilities, and stocks of assets and liabilities of general government and its subsectors as reported by member countries
  • GreenFILE
    GreenFILE indexes scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports drawing on the connection between the environment and agriculture, education, law, health and technology. [EBSCO]
  • I

  • Images Canada
    provides search access to images held on the websites of participating Canadian cultural institutions.
  • IMF - Government Finance Statistics
    Contains detailed annual statistical data on revenue, expense, transactions in assets and liabilities, and stocks of assets and liabilities of general government and its subsectors as reported by member countries
  • Industry Canada : Resources for Business
    This section of Industry Canada's web site contains information on companies, statistics, financing, innovation, research, science and technology, intellectual property, radio, spectrum and telecommunications, regional and rural development, regulations and standards, sustainability and environment, as well as trade and investment.
  • Ingenta Connect
    IngentaConnect hosts scholarly books and journals across many disciplines. While it's a powerful resource discovery tool, it does not provide all links to fulltext, meaning you could be asked to pay for a journal article you already have full access to. Always check to see if the journal is available at CBU library before paying for articles.
  • International Financial Reporting Standards
    IFRS Standards, EDs, Interpretations.
  • J

    The go-to archival database of scholarly journals. Does not provide access to the last four or five years of journal issues.
  • L

  • LexisNexis Academic
    LexisNexis Academic is a multidisciplinary database covering business, news, and law. It includes business news journals; company financial information; SEC filings and reports; and industry and market news; international, regional, and national newspapers; and non-English language news sources. It is also a rich resource for legal information including Canadian, US, and European case law and legislation, legal news, law reviews etc.
  • M

  • MAS Ultra - School Edition
    Provides access to professional education literature for secondary school teachers, as well as journals and magazines targeted to secondary school students. [EBSCO]
  • MathSciNet
    MathSciNet is a comprehensive database covering the world's mathematical literature since 1940.
  • Military and Government Collection
    Offers current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government for the United States along with some Canadian and international coverage. [EBSCO]
  • MLA - Modern Languages Association, International Bibliography
    Literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. [EBSCO]
  • N

  • National Academies Press
    The National Academies—National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, and National Research Council—have made over 4,000 books freely available in PDF format. Registration is required to view the full text.
  • National Film Board of Canada (NFB)
    Access to over 500 films, interactive projects and easy-to-use tools that allow you to explore and present NFB content in the classroom. New users must become NFB Members. Click SIGN IN and "join". Username is your email address.
  • NESSTAR@StatisticsCanada
    NESSTAR@StatisticsCanada is a web application designed to facilitate the process of determining what data is available through the Data Liberation Initiative.
  • Newspaper Source
    Provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 U.S and international newspapers including The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), and the Toronto Star. [EBSCO]
  • O

  • OECD iLibrary
    OECD iLibrary is the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development's Online Library for Books, Papers and Statistics and the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data.
  • OnePetro
    OnePetro is an online library of technical literature for the oil and gas exploration and production (E&P) industry. It contains more than 145,000 documents produced by 18 publishing partners.
  • Our Roots: Canada's Local Histories Online
    All works on this site are previously published community-written local histories. Many of the text are pre-1900s. Search options include title, author, subject, or full text.
  • Oxford English Dictionary
    The accepted authority for definitions and etymology of words in English.
  • Oxford Journals
    Journals covering Life Sciences, Mathematics & Physical Sciences, Medicine, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Law.
  • P

  • Past Masters
    ...collection of full text electronic editions in philosophy. The series also includes significant collections in political thought, religious studies, sociology, the history of science, economics, and classics. [from the company website].
  • PCensus - name change, go to SiteWise
  • Periodicals Archive Online
    Database of digitized periodicals of general and academic interest. Strong coverage in humanities. [ProQuest]
  • Philosopher's Index
    Covers fields of philosophy and related disciplines and features research published since 1940. The publications covered in this comprehensive database hail from 139 countries and appear in 37 languages.
  • Primary Search
    Provides access to professional literature for primary school teachers, as well as magazines targeted to primary school students. [23/11/09] [EBSCO]
    Provides full text access to scholarly journals published by the American Psychological Association, the Canadian Psychological Association and several other publishers. PsycARTICLES searches over 50 psychology journals with access to articles dating back to the mid-1980s. [EBSCO]
  • PsycINFO
    This database is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioural science and mental health. Content includes scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations. [EBSCO]
  • PubMed [see also MEDLINE]
    PubMed is a freely accessible online database of biomedical journal references created by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  • R

  • Rocket Languages
    Rocket Languages includes online language instruction. Register using your CBU library card barcode
  • Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) Journals
    Full-text chemistry journals published by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
  • S

  • Sage Journals Online
    Scholarly journals for life science, medicine, physical science, and the social sciences. Full text access to articles published from 1999 onward.
  • Science Direct
    Provides access to full-text journals from Elsevier Science focusing primarily on the sciences but includes disciplines such as arts and humanities, management, and the social sciences.
    NOTE: Science Direct will cease support of Internet Explorer (IE8) on January 1, 2016.
  • SciFinder
    Provides the most comprehensive access to chemical and related scientific information available. Searches Chemical Abstracts (1907 - ). Links to fulltext. Restricted to CBU faculty and students. Accessible off-campus.
  • Scholars' Portal
    Includes 1000s of ebooks
  • SiteWise
    SiteWise quickly and easily provides demographic profile reports for standard geographic or mapped study areas. The data comes from the 2011 Census, estimates and projections, consumer spending, business profiles Use the reports to conveniently compare locations and better understand the socio-demographic factors at play in neighbourhoods, communities, provinces, and the country.
  • SPORTDiscus with Fulltext
    A comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals, providing full text for more than 530 publications
  • SpringerLink Journals
    CBU has licensed content from 1997-2012.
  • T

  • Taylor & Francis
    Taylor & Francis Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences, and Technology journal content.
  • Theses Canada Portal
    A central access point for print and online Canadian theses.
  • Tumblebook Library
    A large collection of e-books for school-age children. This collection includes teacher resources like games, quizzes, and lesson plans.
  • United Nations Statistical Database
    Access to many of the databases produced by the Statistics Division of the United Nations.
  • W

    WAVES is the Department of Fisheries and Ocean's library catalogue. It references published and unpublished literature relating to fisheries, aquatic sciences, and nautical sciences that is currently in the collections in the Fisheries and Oceans Canada libraries.
  • Wiley Online Library
    Search across 600 journals.
  • World Folklore and Folklife
    World Folklore and Folklife provides material on celebrations; food and drink; holiday; religion and belief etc. All content is fully-indexed and cross-searchable, and searching or browsing is quick and effective.
  • World Legal Information Institute
    Almost 1000 legal databases from more than 100 countries. The Websearch feature searches over 15,000 law-related websites.

Off-Campus Access

Most web-based resources including research databases, electronic journal collections, and electronic books are searchable from off campus. When accessing, you'll be prompted for your username and password.

Student Email Account ID

Username: Login ID (e.g. CBU10XYZ)
Password: date of birth (e.g. yymmdd)

Faculty and Staff Email

Username: firstname_lastname
Password: email password


Loading  Loading...