Databases Print This Page
History
Canadian Atlas Online
An authoritative bilingual online reference on Canada's natural and human stories. The first interactive web-based, geographical resource, bringing cartography and Canada's geography, culture, heritage, people and history to life. Contains video, animation, games and questionnaires.
http://www.canadiangeographic.ca/atlas  (Not a MDLP resource)
Canadian Business and Current Affairs (CBCA) Complete
Canada's largest and most comprehensive bibliographic full text reference and current events database with four subsets Reference, Current Events, Business and Education With over 4 million records, CBCA Complete is ideal for anyone interested in current events, business, science, the arts, and academic information as produced in Canada.
Canadian Encyclopedia
A multimedia tool and encyclopedia on Canadian history and culture. Produced by Historica, a foundation dedicated to promoting Canadian history education. http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/  (Not a MDLP resource)
Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online
Provides authoritative biographical information on Canada's historical figures. The first phase presents persons who died between the years 1000 and 1930 or whose last known date of activity falls within these years.
http://www.biographi.ca/index2.html  (Not a MDLP resource)
Expanded Academic ASAP
Scholarly journals, magazines and newspapers - with full text and images.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
An eBook collection of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Titles include Encyclopedia of Food and Culture, Witchcraft in America and World War II Reference Library.
General OneFile
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics.
General Reference Center Gold
Search key business and general interest titles from national newsmagazines, encyclopedias and core business journals.
Literature Resource Center
Covers biographies, bibliogrphies and critical analysis of over 90,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists and other authors.
Student Edition
Students can search magazines, newspapers and reference books when researching a topic for school.