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Literature Resource Center
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Literature Resource Center is the world's most current, comprehensive and reliable online literature database. Uniquely relevant to today's curriculum, the resource's rich critical, biographical and contextual materials support interdisciplinary approaches, information literacy, and the development of critical thinking skills. Researchers will find the information they need on authors and their works, from all time periods and from around the world.

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  
Ministry of Social Services  
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 also providesGuided Tutorials using Adobe Capivate for its resources. For the Literature Resource Center, there is a tutorial describing the advanced search (3:56), basic search (1:44), managing results (5:14), and person search (4:56).  

Gale offers a series of Sample Searches to demonstrate how to retrieve biographies, bibliographies and critical analyses of more than 120,000 authors from every age and literary discipline.

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