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List of Research Databases by Name (A-Z)

Find the best library databases for your research.

New & Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
BC Historical Newspapers (by ProQuest) This link opens in a new window
New Resource!
BC Historical Newspapers: full text archival content from the Province (1894-2010), the Times Colonist (1884-2010) and the Vancouver Sun (1912-2010).
  • Canadian Content
  • Open Access
New Resource!
Alternate Name(s): CIR Digital Garden
Brings together two methodological streams: Indigenous methodologies and participatory methodologies. The aim is to promote and expand the field of Collaborative Indigenous Research. Functions like a virtual community archive, showcasing examples of participatory Indigenous research which novice and experienced researchers alike will be able to access and learn from.
MLA Handbook Plus This link opens in a new window
New Resource!
Includes the full text of the ninth edition of the handbook and will soon host additional material, including other MLA guides and instructor resources.
Rich Data Services (RDS) This link opens in a new window
New Resource!
Alternate Name(s): Statistics Canada Rich Data Services
Statistics Canada’s analytical platform for Public Use Microdata files (PUMFs) and their metadata. The Explorer and Tabulation Engine's interfaces allow users to easily browse, interact, and download data and metadata for online or offline analysis.
This platform is currently in beta and more PUMP files will continue be added and functionalities improved as more users try it out and provide feedback. OC users are welcome to send their feedback to the data & statistics subject librarian, Can Li.


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