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120 Management see emerald insight
1491; the Untold Story of the Americas Before Columbus Video playlist on indigenous peoples in the Americas before Columbus. View full description.
18th Century Journals see Eighteenth Century Journals
19th Century British Newspapers see British Library Newspapers
19th Century Index (C19) see C19: The Nineteenth Century Index
19th Century Masterfile see Eight Centuries
19th Century UK Periodicals see Nineteenth Century UK Periodicals
19th-Century Short Title Catalogue see NSTC: Nineteenth-Century Short Title Catalogue
1st World War see First World War
20th Century North American Drama see Twentieth Century North American Drama
21st Century Criminology: A Reference Handbook Full-text articles on criminology. View full description.
21st Century Sociology Provides a timely and comprehensive assessment of the 100+ specialty fields of Sociology View full description.
8 Centuries see Eight Centuries
A&ESD see Agricultural & Environmental Science Collection
AAAS journals see Science
AAS Historical Periodicals Collection see American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collection
AASHPC see American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collection
ABELL see Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature
ABI/INFORM Dateline Index for local and regional business publications with some full text. View full description.
ABI/INFORM Global Business and management database with abstracts and many full-text articles View full description.
ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry Source for trade and industry news covering companies, products, executives, and trends. View full description.
ABSEES see American bibliography of Slavic and East European studies
Abstracts in Anthropology Abstracts for journal articles for major topics in Anthropology View full description.
Academic OneFile, Gale see Gale Academic OneFile
Access UN see Readex Access UN
Accessible ARCHIVES Archive of magazine, newspaper and book content from the 1700s onwards. View full description.
Accessible Content E-Portal (ACE) see ACE (Accessible Content E-Portal)
ACE (Accessible Content E-Portal) Thousands of electronic books in accessible formats for those with a print disability registered with the ALC. View full description.
ACF: Audio Ciné Films Inc. Collection of feature films. View full description.
ACLS Humanities E-Book Collection of ebooks in humanities and social sciences. View full description.
ACM Digital Library Full-text of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) publications (doesn't include books). View full description.
ACS journals see ACS Publications: Advanced Search
ACS Publications: Advanced Search The American Chemical Society (ACS) is a publisher of peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical sciences and related fields. View full description.
Adam Matthew Archive Explorer see Archive Explorer
AESD see Agricultural & Environmental Science Collection
AFI Catalog Full-text filmographic information and plot summaries. View full description.
Africa Portal Full text collection of publications about policy-related issues on Africa. View full description.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality EPC Evidence-Based Reports see EPC Evidence-Based Reports
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's National Guideline Clearinghouse see National Guidelines Clearinghouse
AGRICOLA see NAL Catalog
Agricultural & Environmental Science Collection Multidisciplinary database with abstracts for conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications. View full description.
AGRICultural Online Access (AGRICOLA) see NAL Catalog
AHRQ EPC Evidence-Based Reports see EPC Evidence-Based Reports
AHRQ's National Guideline Clearinghouse see National Guidelines Clearinghouse
AIHC see American Indian Histories and Cultures
AIP journals see Scitation
AIP Scitation see Scitation
AIP Society journals see Scitation
Alexander Street Anthropology see Anthropology Online
All EBSCOhost databases see EBSCOhost databases (all)

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Databases with multiple filtering options
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Accessible ARCHIVES Archive of magazine, newspaper and book content from the 1700s onwards. View Full Description
American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collection US periodicals from the 1600s, 1700s and 1800s, on a wide variety of topics. View Full Description
American Drama 1714-1915 Collection of American dramatic works from the early eighteenth century up to the beginning of the twentieth. 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
American Indian Newspapers Historic pressings, contemporary periodicals and more on 200 years of indigenous print journalism from the US and Canada. View Full Description
Anthropology Online Collection of editorials, ethnographies and other resources covering human culture and behaviour. View Full Description
Archive Explorer Search tool for all Adam Matthew databases. View Full Description
Archive-It Archived collections for a variety of institutions, including our own Laurier Archives. View Full Description
Asian American Drama Full-text plays, many not previously published, and related information. View Full Description
Atla Historical Monographs Collection Monographs from 13th century to early 1900s on religious language, development, and relationships with other issues. 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
British Library Newspapers All issues from 47 national, regional and local newspapers, from the British Library holdings. View Full Description
Canada Commons Collection of Canadian books and public documents. View Full Description
Canadiana Digitized texts published between the first European settlement of Canada and the early twentieth century. View Full Description
Canadiana: Héritage Canadian historical primary documents. 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
Champlain Society Digital Collection Online publications of the Champlain Society. View Full Description
China: Trade, Politics & Culture 1793-1980 Full-text papers, plus maps, paintings, photographs and archival materials. View Full Description
Daily Mail Historical Archive, 1896-2004 Complete archive of the British newspaper content, including the Atlantic Editions. View Full Description
Defining Gender Full-text manuscripts and printed works, plus illustrations. View Full Description
Digital National Security Archive Full-text U.S. policy documents. View Full Description
Early Encounters in North America: Peoples, Cultures, and the Environment Full-text letters, diaries and memoirs. View Full Description
Early English Books Online Full text, in facsimile, of more than 125,000 literary and historical texts as listed in the English Short Title Catalogue. View Full Description
East India Company Primary source documents on British trade and rule in India, 1595-1947. 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
Embassy (local PDFs) Independently-owned newsweekly based in Ottawa, covering Canadian foreign policy. View Full Description
Embassy (online) Independently-owned newsweekly based in Ottawa, covering Canadian foreign policy. 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
English Drama Collection of plays in verse and prose in English from the medieval mystery cycles to the comedies of Oscar Wilde. View Full Description
Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive Primary sources concerning the history of the film and entertainment industries. View Full Description
First World War Letters, diaries, posters and other primary documents related to World War One. View Full Description
Frontier Life: Borderlands, Settlement & Colonial Encounters Primary source documents on European and colonial frontier regions, 1650-1920. View Full Description
Gale Primary Sources: Newspapers Historical newspaper archive search tool. View Full Description
Hansard Online Full text of UK members’ debates, 1803 to the present. Includes both the House of Commons and the House of Lords. View Full Description
Hill Times Independently-owned newsweekly based in Ottawa, covering Canadian foreign policy in depth. View Full Description
Historical Topographic Map Digitization Project: Full Collection Maps of Ontario locations from early to mid-20th century. View Full Description
History of Feminism Primary and secondary source material on feminism in the 19th century. View Full Description
Indigenous Peoples of North America Collection of primary source documents on the indigenous peoples of North America. View Full Description
Keesing's World News Archives Summaries of world events from more than 1,000 daily news reports. View Full Description
Latino Literature: Poetry, Drama, and Fiction Full-text poetry, prose and drama by writers in the U.S. View Full Description
Literature Online Full text of more than 355,000 works in English, American and Canadian literature. View Full Description
LLMC Digital An international collection of key historic legal texts and executive, legislative and judicial government documents. 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
Market Research & American Business, 1935-1965 Market research reports and supporting documents regarding the American consumer boom of the mid-20th century. View Full Description
Mass Observation Online Papers from the archive of a pioneering British social research organization. View Full Description
Medical Services and Warfare Hospital records, medical reports and first-hand accounts of the history of injury, treatment and disease on the front line. View Full Description
Medieval Family Life Medieval documents on the topics of family, business, the law, violence, etc. View Full Description

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