More Research Materials

News articles, video, music, data and statistics, theses, and other types of library research materials.

Research resources for socio-economic statistics and data are often collected by statistical agencies and research institutes. This subject page directs users to critical resources for locating and using these resources, including Statistics Canada and its census resources.

The Game Library exists at the Brantford Digital Library and Learning Commons (DLLC). Items can be requested and sent to other campuses.

A variety of links and suggested search strategies for finding information from national, provincial (territorial or state) and municipal (region, city, town) governments - and from many international government organizations.  Links have been gathered together based on subject and jurisdictional themes. 

Academic journals are published on a periodic basis, such as every three months.  They are usually focused on a specific academic discipline or area of study. The articles go through a peer-review process to ensure quality.

Tools for finding free local, Canadian and international news articles and editorial cartoons from major current and historic news sources.

What primary sources are in various disciplines and how to find them.

Scholars Commons @ Laurier is Laurier's Institutional Repository, designed to preserve Laurier-originated materials and share them with the world, free of charge.

Tools for locating theses and dissertations written at Laurier and other universities.

Locating, booking and borrowing films and streaming video from the Laurier Library.