Alumni databases

Alumni borrowers are welcome to use most of Laurier's databases in the Library building. While most databases are not available to alumni from off campus due to licensing restrictions, the Library is able to offer remote access to the following resources:

Databases available to alumni remotely
Database Description
American bibliography of Slavic and East European studies Print index for articles, books and other publications. View Full Description
American Indian Histories and Cultures Manuscripts, artwork and rare print material on native North American history and European settlement. View Full Description
Annual Reviews Critical reviews and syntheses of primary research literature in the natural and social sciences View Full Description
Archive Explorer Search tool for all Adam Matthew databases. View Full Description
Asian American Drama Full-text plays, many not previously published, and related information. View Full Description
Black Drama Full-text plays and related information from around the world. View Full Description
Black Thought and Culture Full-text non-fiction works by leading African-Americans. View Full Description
British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries Full-text primary source material. View Full Description
Cambridge Journals All journals published by Cambridge University Press, covering humanities, social sciences and science, technology and medicine. View Full Description
Canadian Science Publishing Journals Journals page for the Canadian independent scientific journal publisher CSP. View Full Description
Canadiana Digitized texts published between the first European settlement of Canada and the early twentieth century. View Full Description
CareerCruising Collection of in depth career profiles, college and university programs, and interviews to assist career selection and planning. View Full Description
Center for Research Libraries: Digital Collections Primary source material, in digital format or available for request through Interlibrary Loan. View Full Description
China: Trade, Politics & Culture 1793-1980 Full-text papers, plus maps, paintings, photographs and archival materials. View Full Description
CPI.Q Index for Canadian academic journals and popular magazines View Full Description
Defining Gender Full-text manuscripts and printed works, plus illustrations. View Full Description
Duke University Press: Books Electronic books published by Duke University Press, primarily in the humanities and social sciences. View Full Description
Duke University Press: Journals Journals published by Duke University Press View Full Description
Early Encounters in North America: Peoples, Cultures, and the Environment Full-text letters, diaries and memoirs. View Full Description
Education in Video Collection of videos about topics in training and education, including classroom footage. View Full Description
eHRAF Archaeology International database with about 60,000 pages of information on prehistory. View Full Description
Eighteenth Century Journals Rare, full-text journals on a wide range of topics. View Full Description
Empire Online Images of original manuscripts and printed materials produced between 1492 and 1962. Covers Africa, the Americas, Australasia, Oceana and South Asia. View Full Description
Érudit Full-text Canadian scholarly publications, chiefly in French. View Full Description
Film Scripts Online Full-text scripts of significant feature films. View Full Description
Gale Academic OneFile Selected academic journal articles in a variety of subjects. View Full Description
GALE EBOOKS Selection of reference works in the sciences and social sciences. View Full Description
Gale Literature Resource Center Full text biographical information, overviews, criticism and reviews on writers, past and present. View Full Description
iPortal: indigenous studies portal research tool Index to articles, books, and other documents related to indigenous peoples of Canada and North America. View Full Description
Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory & Criticism Full-text encyclopedia with entries for critics, theorists, schools and movements. View Full Description
JSTOR Current and back issues of journals in arts and sciences. View Full Description
Latino Literature: Poetry, Drama, and Fiction Full-text poetry, prose and drama by writers in the U.S. View Full Description
Manuscript Women's Letters and Diaries Collection of personal writings by American women of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. View Full Description
Mass Observation Online Papers from the archive of a pioneering British social research organization. View Full Description
Medieval Travel Writing Important manuscripts by European travellers. View Full Description
Music Online: Classical Music Library Music-streaming program. Browse by composer, artist, conductor, ensemble, instrument, genre, period, or label. View Full Description
Music Online: Contemporary World Music Large streaming audio collection of world music. View Full Description
Music Online: Opera in Video Opera performances on video plus interviews and documentaries. View Full Description
MyWorldAbroad Interactive online guide and toolkit to support working abroad. Create an account using your Laurier e-mail. View Full Description
Naxos Music Library Streaming music from hundreds of labels, in particular for classical music. View Full Description
North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries, and Oral Histories Full-text personal narratives of immigrants to the United States and Canada. View Full Description
North American Indian Thought and Culture Full-text biographies, autobiographies, diaries, letters, personal narratives and speeches. View Full Description
North American Women's Drama Full-text plays, chiefly American with some Canadian content. View Full Description
North American Women's Letters and Diaries: Colonial to 1950 Thousands of pages of diaries and letters from hundreds of women in North America. View Full Description
OECD iLibrary Access books, articles, reports & statistics from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. View Full Description
Oral History Online Full-text oral histories in English, including an index to freely available histories on the Web. View Full Description
Periodicals Archive Online Full-text articles from journals in the humanities and social sciences. View Full Description
Popular Culture in Britain and America, 1950-1975 Primary source material concerning social, political and cultural changes from 1950-1975. View Full Description
Project MUSE Full-text books and peer reviewed journals in the humanities and social sciences. View Full Description
Sage Knowledge Social sciences books by Sage Publications. Primarily Sociology, Education, and Business & Management. View Full Description
Slavery, Abolition & Social Justice Includes manuscripts, books, pamphlets, maps and images. View Full Description
South and Southeast Asian Literature Collection of fiction and poetry written in English by authors from South and Southeast Asia. View Full Description
Theatre (via Alexander Street) Combined access to all the theatre-related collections available from Alexander Street. View Full Description
Theatre in Video: Volume I Video collection of plays and film documentaries. View Full Description
Twentieth Century North American Drama Full-text plays, chiefly American with some Canadian. View Full Description
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 Full-text documents, plus scholarly essays, book reviews, commentaries and bibliographies. View Full Description