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General Reference Center Gold
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General Reference Center Gold integrates a vast array of key business and general interest titles, from national news magazines and encyclopedias to core business journals, providing a comprehensive reference resource for general reference needs at all levels of research. Through an intuitive, easy-to-use interface, researchers have immediate access to a wide range of resources, including:

  • More than 5,600 titles including more than 4,000 in full text
  • Knight-Ridder/ Tribune News Service Newspaper articles
  • Highly-respected newspapers, such as The New York Times and The Christian Science Monitor
  • More than 20 reference books
  • A 25-year integrated backfile updated daily

Mobile Access

Access library resources using the new Gale App. If you have an iOS and Android smart phone you are free to use at least 17 Gale information portals, which grants you access to health, business, and legal information. All you need to do is be within 15 km of a public library in Saskatchewan.

Get App here http://support.gale.com/apps/guest.php?page=/apps/index.php

Access

Access to these resources is restricted to subscribing institutions. The links under the corresponding library or school name is for in-library access, and the link beneath the out-of-library term is for home/remote access where available.

Pre K - Grade 12 Schools
Schools  
 
Public Libraries
Chinook Regional Library Out-of-Library
Lakeland Library Region Out-of-Library
Palliser Regional Library Out-of-Library
Parkland Regional Library Out-of-Library
Pahkisimon Nuye?áh Library System Out-of-Library
Regina Public Library Out-of-Library
Saskatoon Public Library Out-of-Library
Southeast Regional Library Out-of-Library
Wapiti Regional Library Out-of-Library
Wheatland Regional Library Out-of-Library
 
Post-Secondary School Libraries
Bethany College Library  
Briercrest College and Seminary, Archibald Library Out-of-Library
Gabriel Dumont Institute Library  
Saskatchewan Polytechnic Library Services Out-of-Library
St. Peter's Abbey and College Library Out-of-Library
University of Regina, Dr. John Archer Library Out-of-Library
University of Saskatchewan Main Library Out-of-Library
 
Special Libraries
Law Society of Saskatchewan  
Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety  
Ministry of Education  
Ministry of First Nations and Métis Relations Library Out-of-Library  
Ministry of Health, Policy and Planning Branch  
Ministry of Social Services, Research and Evaluation  
POS Pilot Plant Corporation  
Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute  
Regina Qu'Appelle Health District, Science Library Out-of-Library
Resource Centre for Sport, Culture, and Recreation Out-of-Library
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Resource Centre Out-of-Library
SaskCentral, Stategic Support  
Saskatchewan Health Information Resources Partnership  
Saskatchewan Legislative Library Out-of-Library 
Saskatchewan Provincial Library Out-of-Library
Saskatchewan Research Council, Information Services  
Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation, Stewart Resources Centre  
Saskatoon Health Region  Out-of-Library

Training and Promotion

Gale supplies posters, bookmarks, and tent cards for many of its databases. The libraries are able to order these items directly from the company.

http://www.cengagesites.com/CL/781/gale-promo-custom-print-materials/

Gale offers a series of Sample Searches to demonstrate the content of the databases and how to retrieve that information. General Reference Center is a general-interest database that integrates a variety of sources in one easy-to-use interface to enable searching of newspapers, reference books and periodicals, many with full-text and images. This database can be used to find the latest on current events, popular culture, business and industry coverage, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies and more.

Gale Cengage Learning - Available Training - On-Demand, Webinars and Materials
http://www.cengagesites.com/CL/790/gale-cengage-library-training/materials/