- McGill users only
- Open access resource
- Free resource
- In-library-use only
- Catalogue record
Quick Reference Online
- Canadian Encyclopedia Online
- Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online
- Oxford Companion to Canadian History
Research Databases - Canadian Sources
- CPI.Q (Canadian Periodical Index)
- Canadian Newsstand (full-text of Canadian newspapers)
- CBCA Complete (Canadian Business and Current Affairs) - journals, magazines, newspapers, newsletters, newswires.
- Repère (French language index to journals)
- PAB (Periodical Article Bibliography - Newfoundland & Labrador journal articles)
- First Nations Periodical Index
- Érudit (Open access journal collection of Quebec universities)
Research Databases - Polar
- AAR (Arctic and Antarctic Regions) 1800s to the present
- ASTIS (Arctic Institute of North America) 1978 to the present
- Nunavik Bibliography (an ASTIS subset)
- Polar info (1996 to June 2004)
- Hubert Wenger Eskimo Database (first contact & observations)
Research Databases - Other
- Periodicals Archive Online - full-text journal articles (no newspapers)
- Anthropological Literature
- Annual Review of Anthropology
- JSTOR (full-text journal collection)
- Project MUSE (full-text journal collection)
Research databases: The Malls
These are commercial websites with many databases. A selection of the most relevant are included below the site name.
- CSA Illumina Databases - click on "specific databases".
- ProQuest - select "multiple databases" from pull-down menu.
- EbscoHost - click on "choose databases" at top.
- WilsonWeb - click on "open databases" at top.
Useful Webpage Links
Polar Studies Subject Guide (University of Alberta Libraries)
Course textbook: Canada's Changing North (Google Books - Limited preview)
Course textbook: Isuma (Google Books - Limited preview)