E-Resources


A to Z World Food
Categories: Encyclopedias and Reference, Travel and Culture
The world’s largest and most comprehensive database of food and food culture for 174 countries. This proprietary database includes 884 food culture articles, 6,500 traditional recipes, 650 ingredient articles, historical timelines, glossaries, and 2,000 food quotes. Lavishly illustrated with 14,000 photos.
A to Z World Travel
Categories: Encyclopedias and Reference, Travel and Culture
Contains 202 world city travel guides. These beautifully illustrated and up-to-date guides cover travel essentials, attractions, insiders’ information, excursions, nightlife, shopping, culture, cuisine, health, security, language, maps, and lots more.
Academic OneFile Select
Categories: Education
Scholarly journals, magazines and newspapers - with full text and images.
Auto Repair Source
Categories: Do It Yourself
Powered by the automotive experts at MOTOR, Auto Repair Source provides the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles.
Britannica Online
Categories: Encyclopedias and Reference

Includes the complete encyclopedia, as well as Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, Britannica Student Encyclopedia Britannica Elementary Encyclopaedia, the Concise Britannica; the Internet Guide; the Video Guide; the World Atlas, The Year in Review and the Timeline Browse.

Business Source Elite
Categories: Business and Careers
This resource provides full-text coverage of scholarly business, management and economics journals. The collection also includes publications covering topics such as accounting, banking, finance, international business, marketing, sales and more.
Canadian Newsstand
Categories: Newspapers and Magazines
Canadian Newsstand™ offers unparalleled access to the full text of nearly 300 newspapers from Canada's leading publishers, including The Globe and Mail.
Canadian Research Index
Categories: Sciences
Canadian Research Index™ includes federal, provincial, and municipal documents such as depository publications of research value issued by the federal government, the ten provinces, and two of the three territories; hard to find non-depository publications issued by hundreds of Canadian government agencies and departments; scientific and technical report literature issued by research institutes and government laboratories; policy, social, economic, and political reports; Statistics Canada monographs, and serials. No other service provides this combination of all jurisdictions, along with publications from leading research centers in Canada, with standardized access points and the added value of being fully abstracted and indexed.
Canadiana Online
Categories: Education
Featured collections:
  • The Monographs collection, spanning three and a half centuries of Canadian documentary history, holds rich primary materials exploring a wide range of subjects and disciplines.
  • The Serials collection includes a wide range of dailies, weeklies, specialized journals and mass-market magazines, as well as city directories and annual reports from churches, schools, and corporations. Specialized publications include trade or industry journals as well as many men's, women's, student's and children's popular magazines.
  • The Government Publications collection includes over 1.7 million pages of historical pre-1920 colonial, provincial and federal government documents.
Consumer Reports
Categories: Consumer Reports
Provides ratings and reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services.
Creativebug
Categories: Arts, Do It Yourself
Enjoy unlimited access to thousands of online art and craft classes that you can watch anytime, anywhere. Classes never expire, so you can start and stop projects at your own pace. No pressure, just possibilities! Find something for all ages.
Early Canadiana Online
Categories: Education

This virtual library holds the most complete set of full-text historical content about Canada, including books, magazines and government documents.

eLibrary Canada
Categories: Education
eLibrary® Canada is an online general reference database aimed at Canadian school students. The service combines premium full text and multimedia content, and user-friendly search options to give users a wide range of results from magazines, newspapers, books, maps, images, television and radio transcripts, audio and video and web links.
Explore History
Categories: Articles in Magazines and Journals, Education, Encyclopedias and Reference

Explore History is your gateway to a world-class collection of primary sources – maps, photos, newspapers, manuscripts, pamphlets, portraits and more. Explore the lives and history of Indigenous Peoples, British actors and musicians, as well as members of the LGBTQ2S+ community. Check out periodicals such as The Economist and The Times. This initiative will further research, teaching and lifelong learning in Saskatchewan. All Saskatchewan residents enjoy unrestricted access to these collections thanks to the Dr. John Archer Library, University of Regina with the assistance of the University of Saskatchewan Library and the Regina Public Library

Databases included in the portal:

  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • The Making of the Modern World
  • The Economist Historical Archive
  • Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Burney Newspapers Collection
  • The Sunday Times Historical Archive, 1822-2006
  • Indigenous Peoples of North America
  • Sabin Americana: History of the Americas, 1500–1926
  • Archives of Sexuality and Gender
  • Gale Primary Sources
Flipster Digital Magazines
Categories: Flipster Digital Magazines, Newspapers and Magazines

Flipster is a next-generation digital magazine solution that makes it easy for you to read your favorite magazines on your computer or mobile device.

Frontier Life
Categories: Encyclopedias and Reference
This digital collection of primary source documents helps us to understand existence on the edges of the anglophone world from 1650-1920.
Gale eBooks
Categories: Encyclopedias and Reference
An eBook collection of encyclopedias and specialized references for multidisciplinary research.
Gale In Context: Elementary (formerly Kids Infobits)
Categories: Kids
Looking for an at-home educational resource for kids? Gale In Context: Elementary (formerly Kids InfoBits) can help! Support your child’s learning with free age-appropriate, trustworthy, curriculum-related content covering topics like geography, literature, technology, and more!
Gale in Context: Middle School
Categories: Education, Encyclopedias and Reference, Kids
Gale Literature Resource Center
Categories: Arts
Covers biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of over 90,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists and other authors.
Health and Wellness
Categories: Health & Wellness
Magazines, reference books, and newspapers with health related information. Very accessible layman's terms.
Héritage
Categories: Education

The Héritage project is a 10-year initiative to digitize and make accessible online some of Canada’s most popular archival collections encompassing roughly 40 million pages of primary-source documents. Chronicling the country and its people from the 1600s to the mid-1900s, this collection represents a vast and unique resource for Canadian historians, students, and genealogists.

High School Edition
Categories: Education

Now with over 1,300 titles, cross searchable with E-Books, this periodical database is designed for high-school students with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers, podcasts, and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Hoopla
Categories: eBooks and eAudiobooks, Movies
Instantly borrow digital movies, TV shows, music, comics, eBooks and eAudiobooks, 24/7 with your library card. No holds required and returns are automatic. All titles are available on-demand. *4 checkouts per patron per month.
InfoTrac Onefile
Categories: Articles in Magazines and Journals
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.
LegalTrac
Categories: Education

Students, law school faculty and legal researchers will all find the legal publications they need in LegalTrac®. Drawing on a wide variety of the most highly regarded legal publications, LegalTrac® provides indexing for more than 1,400 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals. Each title included in LegalTrac® is selected on the basis of criteria provided by a special advisory committee of the American Association of Law Libraries. LegalTrac® also contains law-related articles from over 1,000 additional business and general interest titles.

Library2go: OverDrive eBooks and eAudiobooks
Categories: eBooks and eAudiobooks
eBooks and eAudiobooks galore! Checkout, download, place a hold, read, listen, enjoy.
Lingo LITE
Categories: Education, Travel and Culture
Learn basic vocabulary in 30 languages from native speakers. Each vocabulary entry includes a color photo, a native speaker video, and the word in the local language and your native language. Users can change the interface language (also 30 languages) at the click of a button.
MasterFILE Premier
Categories: Articles in Magazines and Journals

Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE Premier provides full text for magazines, reference books, and primary source documents.  This database also provides an Image Collection containing photos, maps & flags.

NoveList K-8
Categories: Kids
NoveList K-8 allows you to discover the fiction titles that are popular with young readers. The NoveList Learning Center provides a complete introduction to the product and shows you how to use NoveList to meet the reading needs of young readers.
NoveList Plus
Categories: Arts
NoveList is a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 135,000 fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, What We're Reading, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Annotated Book Lists.
PressReader
Categories: Newspapers and Magazines

Browse newspapers and magazines from all over the world.

Repère
Categories: Articles in Magazines and Journals
Full text of articles appearing in key Quebec periodicals, as well as citations to articles from French-language periodicals published since 1980.
Staying Productive During COVID-19
Categories: Business and Careers, Health & Wellness

As the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) crisis continues to impact people and organizations, adapting to changing working conditions, coping with new challenges, and managing stress is critically important.

EBSCO is offering a selection of videos and book summaries on staying productive during COVID-19 from Accel5, which has compiled resources from top business authors, executives, and educators to help you and your organization stay productive, build new skills, and provide leadership during these challenging times.

TumbleBooks
Categories: Kids
TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.
Universalis Junior
Categories: Encyclopedias and Reference
French version of Encyclopedia Britannica Junior